In the Summer of 2016 we were honoured to
work in conjunction with
THE ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY
At the Theatre Royal, Norwich & Stratford-upon-Avon

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RSC Dream 2016
 
Some of The Common Lot played the Mechanicals in the RSC's tour of
A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Theatre Royal in April and at Stratford in July.
 
Dream 2016: A Play for a Nation is a brilliant collaboration between the RSC and 14 amateur companies from around the UK.     

The "Significant Seven" interacting via videolink
with the RSC team at Stratford
(Left to right: Eve, Vic, Floyd & Owen)

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"IS ALL OUR COMPANY HERE?" asks Peter Quince in
"A Midsummer Night's Dream".  His actors are close at hand - Erica Whyman's are not. The Deputy Artistic Director of @thersc is taking one of the Bard's most popular plays on a nationwide tour. At each venue, Bottom and the rest of the Rude Mechanicals will be played by a local amateur theatre groups. An impressive ambition but how on earth do you rehearse so many casts at the same time in such diverse locations? As I found out for @bbcworldatone the answer
is technology. MAZ RUST - Arts Reporter for BBC Radio.