KUOW’s Marcie Sillman stopped by Seattle Shakespeare Company to work on a piece she’s doing about Camp Bill. She recorded the morning warm up session and then captured some audio of the Camp Bill troupe practicing their group finale of “The Rain, It Raineth Every Day.” First time camper Duncan Weinland chatted with Marcie about […]
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Seattle Shakespeare Company was among the 60 arts groups in King and Pierce counties to receive a grant from ArtsFund this month. ArtFund awarded a total of $2.36 million to a range groups that include Seattle Opera, Seattle Symphony and others. We are so thrilled to be a recipient and so grateful to have ArtsFund […]
Take a look back at the four summers since Seattle Shakespeare Company and Wooden O merged in 2008. [nggallery id=3]
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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
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.