Jeff Fickes

Seattle Shakespeare Postpones and Rearranges 30th Anniversary Season

Seattle Shakespeare Company announces that due to the ongoing public health crisis, it is postponing its productions of Richard II with upstart crow collective and Long Day’s Journey into Night. The fall production of Volpone will move to spring 2021 to join a previously scheduled production of Much Ado About Nothing.

Helena’s Raspberry Lime Mickey

O, Wonder! Mission

Sometimes the men in Shakespeare’s comedies need a little nudge to get to the altar. Helena in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” relied upon magic flower juice to turn Demetrius’s heart. Here’s a recipe for a summer cocktail (alcoholic and non-alcoholic versions) that might help loosen the resolve of your sweetheart. Post a photo of your […]

Teaching Shakespeare While at Home

Whether you’re teaching remotely, working from home with your children, or teaching in school, we know that Shakespeare can be a wonderful way to engage students in learning about language, history, storytelling, and more. We’ve gathered a collection of some of the resources we turn to for guidance and inspiration when teaching Shakespeare’s plays. Look through this selection and find the offering that speaks to you or your students.