Slideshow: Shakespeare at Shaftesbury Park

Theatre-lovers braved the elements to enjoy an evening of Shakespeare in Carrick’s Shaftesbury Park.

Quantum Theatre Group’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ was enjoyed by an audience dressed in coats and capes.

Ciara, Mia and Yosef Walls watching A Midsummer Night's Dream. INCT 35-213-AM

Ciara, Mia and Yosef Walls watching A Midsummer Night's Dream. INCT 35-213-AM

Picnics in the park were evident too despite the less than seasonal conditions as the talented performers told the story of that most dangerous of nights when fairies are abroad and nothing is as it seems for four young, unsuspecting, lovers who become entangled in their magical affray.