thesus and hippolyta planning their wedding which takes place in 4 days. egeus brings his daughter hermia, and her two lovers. Lysander and Demetrius. Hermia is in love with Lysander, but her father wants her to marry Demetrius. hermia loves lysander.
hermia tells helena that she is running away with lysander. helena tells demetrius and they follow them.
in the woods a fairy called puck accidentally makes lysander fall in love with helena. whilst trying to fix this he makes demetrius fall in love with helena as well
puck creates a fog and the lovers get tired and fall asleep. puck reverses all the spells but demetrius.
whilst all this is going on oberon king of fairies and titania queen of fairies are arguing about a boy. puck changes bottoms head into a donkeys and titania falls in love
puck changes bottom back. the lovers all get married.