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Still Dreaming: Senior Shakespeare & Thespian Therapy

To an Alzheimer’s patient, the confusing world of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream may seem more like their reality than we know it. For patients and carers, the idea of embarking on a project that lasts more than a day may seem impossible, but the documentary film Still Dreaming highlights the benefits that a long-term project can have on elderly citizens dealing with not just Alzheimer’s, but also dementia, depression, and the many physical effects of aging.

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