With Seattle Shakespeare Company’s Wooden O production of Henry V, actor David S. Hogan steps into a role he’s desired to do for quite some time. He appeared in our 2010 production of the play, but in the supporting role of Bedford. Now he’s finding out what it means to wear the crown as King [...]
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Wow! A BIG thank you to the 192 donors who contributed during GiveBIG on Wednesday, May 14. You helped raise an extraordinary $25,295 for Seattle Shakespeare Company. PLUS, The Seattle Foundation will be kicking a couple thousand more in stretch pool funds, so the total will impact will be even bigger! Your support will bring classical [...]
Soccer stars, stilt walkers, singing radio reporters, and the worst girlfriend in the world. They were all part of the magical evening that was Bill’s Bash on Monday, May 6, and it was a smashing success. Bill’s Bash is Seattle Shakespeare Company’s annual auction event to support the theatre’s many programs in town and across [...]
White lightning, mountain dew, hooch,Tennessee white whiskey. We’re talking Moonshine. Yeah, it was made famous by Snuffy Smith comic strips as well as countless stereotypes of hillbillies, but did you know that we have a local distiller who makes moonshine just minutes from downtown? Seattle Shakespeare Company is partnering with 2Bar Spirits in SODO for [...]
“Unleashed in this world” is how actress Kelly Kitchens describes Kate, the character she’s revisiting in our production of The Taming of the Shrew. Kitchens reminds us that this play isn’t just a battle between two strong wills, it’s a romantic comedy with a wedding. “Being married doesn’t mean you lose your spirit,” says Kitchens, [...]
It was a mighty battle all the way through, and the grand champion faced many formidable challengers, but the fans have spoken and Don Adriano de Armado is the winner of Seattle Shakespeare Company’s 2012-2013 Character Bracket Battle. Thanks to everyone who voted and cheered their favorite on in the rounds!