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Director Gregory Doran explains why the lovers are played as people in real relationships, rather than purely comic characters.
Do you get Helena and Hermia, and Demetrius and Lysander mixed up? Director Gregory Doran describes how he made sure they are distinct, and key ways to tell the difference!
Sinead Keenan, who plays Hermia, explains why Helena's comments about her height adds fuel to the heated argument in this scene.
Oscar Pearce, who plays Demetrius, explains how the choreographed movements in the fight evolved during rehearsals.
Actor Oscar Pearce explains how Lysander is better able to talk his way out of problems, whereas Demetrius has to use threats.
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