Shakespeare play to be performed at Sheffield shopping centre

A Midsummer Night’s Dream will be performed in the Fox Valley piazza area by members of the Steel Valley Beacon arts group on Saturday, September 25.

Thursday, 23rd September 2021, 11:17 am
Updated Thursday, 23rd September 2021, 11:17 am

The group’s rendition of the Shakespeare play is written with everyone in mind and is designed for all ages to enjoy. The show at the Stocksbridge centre will include songs, colourful costumes, children, donkeys, lovers and laughs.

Steel Valley Beacon Arts is a community arts company based in north Sheffield, which offers professional training and mentoring through performance.Fox Valley Centre Manager Claire Reynolds said: “This is the second Steel Valley Beacon performance that we have hosted at Fox Valley, they are an outstandingly talented group of people who are sure to put on a fantastic show this weekend!

“Our piazza area is an unusual and quirky setting for a theatre production, but one that works really well for this rendition of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. We hope the performance provides fantastic family-fun entertainment for all guests and it may even inspire the next generation of performers!”

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Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream will be performed at the Fox Valley shopping centre on September 25.

The performances will be at 2.30pm and 5.30pm. Tickets are available on 0114 438 9521 under 18's £7 and adults £9. Ponti’s are also offering 10% off for ticket holders.

The monthly artisan market at Fox Valley will be held on Sunday, September 26, with independent vendors in the central glass canopy from 10am- 4pm. This month’s market has been organized in partnership with You Said Yes events and traders will be selling handmade artisan goods such as clothing, desserts, home wear and cosmetics.