It was a trip to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival and, oddly enough, a production of Love’s Labour’s Lost that got Allan Armstrong hooked on theatre and Shakespeare. That was over 20 years ago. He made his Seattle Shakespeare Company debut in our 2005 production of Love’s Labour’s Lost and has been frequently seen on our stage as princes, kings, and fathers. Find out what fascinates Allan about performing Shakespeare.
From Iago to Andrew Aguecheek to Orestes to Touchstone to Hamlet, Darragh Kennan has created some indelible characters on our stage. Once again he’s adding his unique touch to the character of King Leontes in The Winter’s Tale. Turn up the sound on your computer and listen to this slide show presentation on why Darragh likes performing Shakespeare.
Can you believe it’s been nearly 5 years since Hans Altwies last appeared in one of our indoor shows at Seattle Shakespeare Company? He’s been a busy guy, but we’re glad to have him back playing the role of Antony in Antony and Cleopatra. Turn on the sound and listen to this slide show presentation on why Hans likes performing Shakespeare.
Actor Keith Dahlgren plays Duke Senior in Seattle Shakespeare Company’s 2012 production of As You Like It and talks about why he enjoys acting in a Shakespeare play.
Although this video is from three years ago, the sentiment still rings true today. Hana Lass plays Rosalind in our production of As You Like It, but she played Ariel in The Tempest for us in 2009. Listen to what she has to say about why she loves performing Shakespeare.