Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon take a look at what critics have been saying about Sam Gold’s production starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga.
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For a production which lasts just over an hour, Roberts has dropped all the characters in Theseus and Hippolyta’s court – and concentrated on the essential mix of the four miss-matched lovers, the fairies Oberon and Titania with their entourages, and the mechanicals.