Shakespeare Uncovered

A Midsummer Night's Dream with Hugh Bonneville | Preview

Preview: Season 2 Episode 1 | 37s

Bonneville started his career at the Open Air Theatre in Regent’s Park, understudying Ralph Fiennes as Lysander, one of the four lovers in A Midsummer Night’s Dream. He and Fiennes meet up to try to untangle the extraordinary plot of one of Shakespeare’s most enduringly popular plays. Bonneville also sees the play at the Globe Theatre and talks to the Globe’s Artistic Director Dominic Dromgoole.

Aired: 01/30/15

Rating: NR

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