Midsummer in Newtown (2016)

Genres - Culture & Society  |   Release Date - Feb 3, 2017 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 81 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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On December 14, 2012, Sandy Hook Elementary School lost 20 children and six adults at the hands of a mass shooter. Hoping to help with the healing process, a theatrical production of A Midsummer Night's Dream comes to Newtown, CT, and holds auditions for boys and girls to be a part of a pop-rock version of the classic play. This documentary from director Lloyd Kramer explores the community's collective grief as they prepare for the musical's opening night.