Biography

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For Seattle Shakespeare Company, George directed Much Ado About Nothing, As You Like It, and The Tempest. With Seattle Shakespeare Company he has appeared in Love’s Labour’s Lost, A Doll’s House, The Comedy of Errors, The Taming of the Shrew, King Lear, Richard III, and Macbeth. As director of Seattle Shakespeare Company’s regional touring program, George directed productions of Hamlet, Macbeth,A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Othello, and Romeo and Juliet. George is the founding Artistic Director of Wooden O. Acting roles with Wooden O include: Malvolio, Iago, Richard III, Shylock, Hamlet, Cassius, Benedick, Caliban, Romeo, and Feste. George directed Wooden O productions of Henry V, The Comedy of Errors, Romeo and Juliet, Julius Caesar, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, The Tempest, All’s Well That Ends Well, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Much Ado About Nothing. Other credits include work at ACT Theatre, Book-It Repertory Theatre, Seattle Public Theater, SecondStory Repertory Theatre, Village Theatre, Boomer Classics, Theater Schmeater, and Annex Theatre.

Richard II

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Rosa Joshi

Performed at the Center Theatre at Seattle Center

Shakespeare’s lyrical tale of an ill-suited king toppled from his throne.

Love’s Labour’s Lost

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Jon Kretzu

Performed at the Center Theatre at Seattle Center

Brainy resolve gets derailed by love for four pairs of lovers in Shakespeare’s romantic comedy.

A Doll’s House

By Henrik Ibsen
Translated by Sean Patrick Taylor
Directed by Russ Banham

Performed at the Center Theatre at Seattle Center

White lies and blackmail tear apart the foundation of young woman’s family and marriage.

Twelfth Night

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Makaela Pollock

Performed in parks throughout the Puget Sound region

Love has everyone unglued in Illyria

Othello

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Vanessa Miller

Performed in parks throughout the Puget Sound region

A tragedy of a deception taken one step too far.

Richard III

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Stephanie Shine

Performed in parks throughout the Puget Sound region

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