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ACCC Presents 'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' Free Play on March 22 at Middle Township PAC and Mays Landing Campus for Grades K-8

March 5, 2009

Children can enjoy William Shakespeare's delightful play, "A Midsummer Night's Dream," presented by Atlantic Cape Community College's Community Affairs Program, in conjunction with the New Jersey Theatre Alliance on Sunday, March 22.  The show is for children grades K-8 and their families and will be performed by the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's Shakespeare Live! touring company at noon in the Middle Township Performing Arts Center in Cape May Court House, and at 4 p.m. in the Walter Edge Theatre on ACCC's Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike.

"A Midsummer Night's Dream" is a beloved comedy about the escapades of four young lovers and a band of rustics who become the objects of pranks in the Fairy Kingdom. This is an excellent introduction to the works of Shakespeare for young children.

Admission is free but reservations are needed to assure a seat. 

To make a reservation for the Mays Landing Campus performance, call (609) 343-5666, or visit ACCC Web site at http://www.atlantic.edu/dream. To make a reservation for the Cape May County performance, call the Middle Township Performing Arts Center, (609) 463-1924.

Family Week at the Theatre is an annual statewide festival offering free tickets to young people and their families. It was developed to encourage families to attend professional theater together. To receive a full schedule of other performances, call 1-800-THE-ARTS or visit www.familyweek.com.