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The Dream on Royal Street

A madcap interpretation of the Bard's romantic A Midsummer Night's Dream set in the present in the Royal Street Hotel in New Orleans on Mardi Gras night.

  • Full Length Musical
  • Comedy

  • Time Period: Present Day
  • Target Audience: Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13), Teen (Age 14 - 18)
  • Set Requirements: Area Stage

  • Performance Group:
  • Community Theatre, College Theatre / Student, High School/Secondary
A madcap interpretation of the Bard's romantic A Midsummer Night's Dream set in the present in the Royal Street Hotel in New Orleans on Mardi Gras night. 

Egeus, who owns the hotel, wants his daughter Hermia to marry Demetrius, the assistant manager. Hermia loves Lysander, a lowly desk clerk, and the switchboard girl Helena loves Demetrius. When Oberon and Titania, the fabulous Las Vegas rock stars appearing in the hotel's nightclub, have a falling out, the four lovers become involved in Oberon's scheme for revenge. 

  • Casting: 11M, 8F
  • Casting Attributes: Room for Extras
  • Casting Notes: Chorus if desired.