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Russell T Davies on his 'star-studded' Shakespeare adaptation

The Hay Literary Festival is taking place in the town of Hay-on Wye on the edge of the Brecon Beacons.

It brings together writers from around the world to debate and share stories.

Screenwriter Russell T Davies spoke to the BBC's Rebecca Jones at the event about his reworking of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

A Midsummer Night's Dream will be screened on BBC One on Monday 30 May at 20:30 BST and will be available in the UK on iPlayer after broadcast.

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