Jordan College of the Arts
Department of Theatre

The Actors From The London Stage

October 2010 Residency

A Midsummer Night's Dream performed by The Actors From the London Stage
Photo by Peter Ringenberg

The Actors From The London Stage bring their exceptional acting talents to the Butler campus once again.  Five actors from the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre will play all the roles in an exciting full version of one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies, A Midsummer Night's Dream. Performances are in the Eidson-Duckwall Recital Hall on Wednesday, Oct. 27, and Thursday, Oct. 28, and Friday Oct. 29 at 8:00 p.m. Running time is approximately 2 ½ hours including one intermission.

Ticket prices

Butler Students: $10
Butler Faculty/Staff: $15
General Public: $20

Tickets will be available for reservation from the Department of Theatre:
Phone: (317) 940-9247
Online Reservations
Tickets may also be purchased at the door with check or cash.


In addition to their performances of Midsummer, the Actors From The London Stage will be in residence at Butler University during the week of October 25th-29th, visiting classrooms all over campus, where they will lead Butler students in interactive exercises designed to improve public speaking and bring texts to life. The actors will visit a wide variety of courses this year including those in Psychology, Business, English, Theatre, as well as numerous First Year Seminars.

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