Shakespeare in Love ShakespeareinLoveLogo1

September 22 – October 8
Playhouse on the Square

regional-premiere

 

 

 

Adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, Based on the Screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard

Young Will Shakespeare has writer’s block…the deadline for his new play is fast approaching but he’s in desperate need of inspiration – enter Viola. This beautiful young woman is Will’s greatest admirer and will stop at nothing to appear in his next play. Set against a bustling background of mistaken identity, ruthless scheming, and backstage theatrics, their love quickly blossoms into his greatest masterpiece.

Sponsored By: Independent Bank

Adult Situations 

Cast:
Will Shakespeare – Jordan Nichols
Viola de Lesseps – Jamie Boller
Queen Elizabeth – Ann Marie Hall
Tilney/Singer – Jonathan Christian
Ralph/Singer/Ensemble – Ryan Scott
Kate/Singer/Ensemble – Lauren Ledger
Henslow – Dave Landis
Robin/Frees/Singer/Ensemble – Curtis C Jackson
Mistress QuigleySinger/Ensemble – Kim Baker
Burbage – John Maness
Molly/Singer/Ensemble – Jacquelyn Skoog
Wabash/Sir Robert/Ensemble – Jason Spitzer
Sam/ Ensemble – Sean Moore
Nurse/Singer – Lorraine Cotten
Marlowe – Jacob Wingfield
Peter/Barman/Singer – Thomas “TeKay” King
Wessex – Gabe Beutel-Gunn
Ned Alleyn – Roman Kyle
Lambert/Guard/Boatman – Micheal J.Vails
Fennyman – Mike Detroit
Webster – Holden Guibao
Nol/Guard/Musician – Isaac Middleton
Player/Benvolio/Musician – Katie Cotten
Player/Ensemble/Singer – Jaukeem Balcom
Player/Musician – Oliver Pierce
Player/Ensemble/Singer/Fight Choreographer – Charles McGowan
Ensemble – Lauren Ledger
Ensemble – Kristen Vandervort

Production Team:
Director –  Irene Crist
Music Director – Nathan McHenry
Choreographer – Travis Bradley
Fight Choreographers – Charles McGowan, Courtney Oliver, Jeramie Simmons
Stage Manager – Gabby D’arcangelo
Lighting Designer – Zo Haynes
Costume Designer – Kathleen Kovarick
Scenic Designer – Bryce Cutler
Props Master – Aubanita Kirk