Hermia's father seeks the Duke's intervention because his daughter will not agree to his choice of Demetrius as a husband.
The Duke tells Hermia to obey her father, or either die or accept a life as a nun in Diana's temple. In the woods, Oberon has quarreled with Tiitania because she refuses to give an Indian boy.
Lysander and Hermia elope from Athens and they are followed by Demetrius and Helena. Oberon sends Puck to get a flower whose juice has the power to make people fall in love.
Oberon instructs Puck to putsome drops on Demetrius's eyes. Mistaking the Athenian he seek, Puck puts theflower juice on the eyes of the sleeping Lysander so thatwhen he is woken by Helena he immediately falls in love with her and rejectsHermia. Puck plat a trick by giving Bottom an ass’s head.
Oberon puts magic juice on Demetrius and Lysander’s eyes. Puck removes the ass's head and puts juice on Lysander's eyes before the lovers are woken by Thesus and Hippolyta and their dawn hunting party.
Happily reunited to eachother, Lysander with Hermia, Demetrius with Helena, they agree to share theDuke's wedding day. As the three couples retire Puck and the fairiesreturn to bless the palace and its people.