A Midsummer Night's Dream

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The Royals

The Athenian Lovers

The Rude Mechanicals

The Fairy Court



The Four Plots

In Comedy, the plot moves from chaos to order, conflict to harmony, struggle to peace. Note how and why each of these plot lines intersect to advance each plot individually and the play's plot in general through conflict to complication to resolution.

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