We’ve got five pairs of tickets to give away to the Globe Theatre’s screening of their production of “Antony and Cleopatra” on Thursday, June 4 at 7PM at the Guild 45th. Enter to win today!
Although it is still months away, we’re already getting excited about one of Shakespeare’s First Folio’s coming to Seattle next spring. NPR featured a new book called the “Millionaire and the Bard” about Henry Folger’s search to collect first editions of Shakespeare’s plays. His diligence will be Seattle’s gift when we finally get to see […]
The Seattle Shakespeare Company will hold their 2015-2016 season general auditions on Sunday, May 17, 2015 (TPS Room G, 4th floor Armory) and Monday, May 18, 2015 (TPS Room C, 4th floor Armory). For both days appointments will be available from 12:00 noon to 7:00 p.m. Our 25th Anniversary season is as follows: The Comedy of […]
What’s the connection between Othello and Measure for Measure…besides the author? Ever use the phrase green-eyed monster and know where it originated? We’ve got answers and more in our handy guide to Othello. The Giraldi Connection Like many of his plays, Othello wasn’t entirely created from Shakespeare’s imagination. He borrowed heavily from an Italian novella called […]
Buy One, Get One Free Ticket Sale to “Othello” We’re celebrating Shakespeare’s birthday. The Bard of Avon would be 451 years old today…and you get the gift! With our buy one, get one free ticket sale, you can bring a friend to our upcoming production of Othello (April 29-May 17). Considered to be Shakespeare’s most […]
Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes Catering and Events If you’ve been to Seattle Shakespeare Company’s Bill’s Bash gala or opening night parties, you’ve tasted their scrumptious bites and experienced their excellent service. They’re in the lobby at ACT and here, in the Cornish Playhouse, selling treats and tending the bar. And recently, if you’ve been to Benaroya Hall, […]
We’re thrilled to announce our casting for this summer’s free Wooden O productions of Henry IV part 1 and As You Like It which start performances on Thursday, July 9. Lots of favorite artists from past Seattle Shakespeare Company productions will be in the parks this summer. Artistic Director George Mount will stage Henry IV […]
Seattle Shakespeare Company’s Artistic Director George Mount announced plans for the company’s 25th Anniversary season that includes performances at the Leo K. Theatre, the return of directors Jeff Steitzer, David Quicksall, and Victor Pappas, and the mainstage directing debuts of Jane Nichols and Vanessa Miller. “The programming for this season merged around the idea of family […]