Theatre Around Town – Oct 5, 2012

Wow!  Seattle Shakespeare Company alums are appearing in shows all over town.  Here is a handful of productions that we’re excited about this week. Superior Donuts – now through October 21 at Seattle Public Theater.  Russ Banham (who will direct our upcoming production of A Doll’s House) staged this new play about the unlikely and […]

Seattle Actor Profile: Keith Dahlgren

Keith Dahlgren has been a part of the Seattle theatre community since 1978. When he’s not on stage, he’s Managing Director at Seattle Public Theatre.  It turns out the acting bug didn’t really fully bite until he was studying at Whitman College in Walla Walla when he walked into their theatre facility for the first […]

Rebecca Olson on Playing Celia in “As You Like It”

In As You Like It, Shakespeare created one of the great female friendships in theatre: Rosalind and Celia. There’s no other relationship like it in the canon. And for the game of romance in the woods, Celia is kind of Rosalind’s wingman. In Seattle Shakespeare Company’s actress Rebecca Olson plays Celia and shares her thoughts […]

Seattle Actor Profile: Nathan Graham Smith

Nathan moved from Seattle to Los Angeles about 5 years ago but is back to play Orlando in Seattle Shakespeare Company’s production of As You Like It.  It’s a part he knows well as he played the role in the parks for Wooden O.  As the son of missionary parents, Nathan grew up as a […]

Podcast: First Rehearsal for As You Like It

George Mount, who directs Seattle Shakespeare Company’s 2012 production of As You Like It says that the play is about finding a sense of family in an isolated world.  Listen to some of George’s other thoughts on the play as he talks with the cast, crew and assembled guests at the first rehearsal for the […]

Casting for “As You Like It”

There are a lot of familiar faces in our upcoming production of “As You Like It.” Do you recognize these folks from some of our past shows?  Here’s the full cast list: David Brown King……………………. Silvius Keith Dahlgren…………………. Duke Senior Ray Gonzalez…………………….Duke Frederick Bill Johns…………………………Corin Darragh Kennan………………..Touchstone David Klein……………………… Adam/Oliver Martext Hana Lass…………………………Rosalind Jon Lutyens……………………..LeBeau/Amiens […]