Biography

Carlson-Zandi

Zandi is making her Seattle Shakespeare Company stage debut with “Much Ado About Nothing.” Previously, Zandi has worked with Seattle Shakespeare Company as a teaching artist and director of the Camp Bill and Short Shakes productions of “The Comedy of Errors,” “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” and “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” Acting credits include Jackie in “The Wild Party” with Sound Theatre Company, Kate in “The Taming of the Shrew” with quiet Productions, and Willi in “The Firebugs” with STAGEright Theatre. She will be directing “A New Brain” with STAGEright Theatre this spring. Zandi has a BFA in Acting from Oklahoma City University.

Much Ado About Nothing

By William Shakespeare
Directed by George Mount

Shakespeare's vibrant comic celebration of romance will have you cheering when love eventually wins out.

Jennifer Lee Taylor as Beatrice and Matt Shimkus as Benedick with the cast of Seattle Shakespeare Company's 2013 production of "Much Ado About Nothing." Photo by John Ulman.Zandi Carlson as Ursula, Jennifer Lee Taylor as Beatrice, and Brenda Joyner as Hero in Seattle Shakespeare Company's 2013 production of "Much Ado About Nothing." Photo by John Ulman.The cast of Seattle Shakespeare Company's 2013 production of "Much Ado About Nothing." Photo by John Ulman.The cast of Seattle Shakespeare Company's 2013 production of "Much Ado About Nothing." Photo by John Ulman.The cast of Seattle Shakespeare Company's 2013 production of "Much Ado About Nothing." Photo by John Ulman.The cast of Seattle Shakespeare Company's 2013 production of "Much Ado About Nothing." Photo by John Ulman.Carlson-Zandi