Henry V

2013-2014: An Outstanding Season

After closing out the financial records for Seattle Shakespeare Company’s 2013-2014 season, Managing Director John Bradshaw announced that the company ended the year in the black with revenues of $1.6 million, a record high for the company. This is the 13th straight year that the company has ended the year with a positive fund balance. “In […]

Bright Spots of 2013

At Seattle Shakespeare Company, we start our staff meetings by sharing Bright Spots that have happened to us in the week. These are triumphant moments, both big and small, that acknowledge the positive aspects of our jobs. It’s fun to share them with staff members who may not have been around to experience them directly. […]

Talking Summer Shakespeare With George Mount on the Arts Channel

Wooden O Theatre celebrates 20 summers of free outdoor Shakespeare with 38 performances of Henry V and The Tempest in 12 outdoor venues across Seattle in July and August. KING FM talks with Artistic Director George Mount on the Arts Channel about the plays, both chosen with the 20th anniversary in mind. It’s going to […]

Twenty Years of Wooden O

Wooden O celebrates its 20th Anniversary season this summer with productions of Henry V (the company’s namesake play) and The Tempest. We spoke with some Wooden O alums about their fondest memories of performing in the parks. If you have a favorite Wooden O memory, please share it with us in the comments section. We’d […]

Playing Shakespeare with David S. Hogan

With Seattle Shakespeare Company’s Wooden O production of Henry V, actor David S. Hogan steps into a role he’s desired to do for quite some time. He appeared in our 2010 production of the play, but in the supporting role of Bedford. Now he’s finding out what it means to wear the crown as King […]