Last night was a first for Wooden O and Seattle Shakespeare Company. The “Twelfth Night” company gave a command performance at the house Stellman Kehneel and Patricia Britton – in their backyard! Stellman was the top bidder for this unique experience at Bill’s Bash last May. Nearly 100 friends and family gathered at Stellman and […]
Our actors and crew work hard both on an off stage, but our Wooden O summer show’s are a whole lot of fun, too. Here’s a peek behind the scenes at some Wooden O shows from summers past.
July 12-August 12, 2012 By William Shakespeare | Directed by Makaela Pollock DESIGN TEAM Craig B. Wollam (Scenic Designer Christine Meyers (Costume Designer) Robertson Witmer (Composer/Sound Designer) Peter Dylan O’Connor (Fight Choreographer) Marleigh Driscoll (Properties Designer) Justin Huertas (Music Captain) CAST Connor Toms (Duke Orsino) Christopher Morson (Curio) Kevin Bordi (Valentine) Emily Chisholm (Viola) Harry […]
Twelfth Night begins on the shore of Illyria, where Viola has survived a shipwreck but fears that her twin brother, Sebastian, has drowned. After learning about her new surroundings from the ship’s captain, Viola disguises herself as a young man and sets out to find employment from Duke Orsino. Orsino has been sending messengers to court […]
Love has everyone unglued in Illyria. When Viola, a castaway, disguises herself as a boy to find work as Duke Orsino’s servant, she gets caught in a compromising love triangle. Meanwhile, Olivia’s household cranks up their mischief making by tricking a stuffy steward into believing his mistress has fallen for him. This treasured comedy brims […]
July 12–August 12, 2012 By William Shakespeare | Directed by Mary Machala Design Team Craig B. Wollam (Scenic Designer) K.D. Schill (Costume Designer) Johanna Melamed (Sound Designer) Sean Patrick Taylor (Composer) Marleigh Driscoll (Properties Designer) Cast In Order of Appearance Therese Diekhans (Paulina) Sean Patrick Taylor (Ensemble / Musician) Libby Barnard (Ensemble) Derek Petropolis (Ensemble) […]
July 12–August 12, 2012 Leontes, the king of Sicily, and Polixenes, the king of Bohemia, have been friends since childhood. Polixenes is at the end of a six-month visit with his old friend. Leontes begs him to stay longer and asks his wife, Hermione, to help persuade him. Because Hermione succeeds with ease, Leontes imagines […]