A Midsummer Night’s Dream: The Folger Luminary Shakespeare reinvents tradition for the mobile age. Based on the Folger Shakespeare Library Edition of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, this app makes Shakespeare’s great comedy accessible to all readers.
• Enjoy a full-length audio performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream from the Folger Theatre. The play text scrolls as you listen. Additional takes provide alternative performances of key passages.
• Learn from the world’s leading Shakespeare experts in convenient, accessible commentaries on the play.
• Explore meticulously accurate texts, with scene-by-scene action summaries, and full explanatory notes from the Folger Editions, the choice of teachers and students for decades.
• Discover fascinating historical images from the Folger Shakespeare Library’s collections
• Build a private network and share your notes, assignments, and commentaries with your friends, students, or peers—right within the app.
• Create your own collection of key passages, annotate them, and share with friends, colleagues, and readers worldwide.
• Customize your experience. The Folger Luminary Shakespeare: A Midsummer Night’s Dream is quiet when you need it, social when you want it.
Discover Shakespeare as never before with the Folger Luminary Shakespeare. Tradition reinvented for the mobile age.
We've updated the app to better support iOS 8 and to address user reported issues. We hope you enjoy the added stability and robustness; please email us if you experience any issues.
- Luminary Digital Media LLC
- 581 MB
- Requires iOS 7.1 or later. Compatible with iPad.
- Age Rating
- Rated 12+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
- Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
- Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
- © 2013 Luminary Digital Media LLC and Simon & Schuster, Inc.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.