A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Pictures

This lesson provides students with the opportunity to revise their knowledge of the plot and characters from A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Topic: Artwork inspired by Shakespeare’s play A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Level: C1

Time: 60 minutes


  • to develop students’ ability to describe a painting
  • to give students practise in reading Shakespearean language (for both gist and detail)
  • to raise students’ awareness of visual art inspired by the play A Midsummer Night’s Dream

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