The most Roman of Shakespeare’s Roman plays, Julius Caesar is a ghost story, a murder mystery, and a political thriller all wrapped up in a taut package of 16 scenes. Studying the play in school is different than seeing in live. We’ve dug up some juicy morsels about the play that you may not have learned in the classroom.
Seattle Shakespeare Company News
It’s a 400 year old play, and yet it can feel as contemporary as today’s headlines. In Julius Caesar Bloody and brutal decisions are weighed against honor and ambition. Seattle Shakespeare Company’s Julius Caesar runs at the Cornish Playhouse Sept. 13-Oct. 1, 2107.
Full casting is announced for Julius Caesar, the opening production of Seattle Shakespeare Company’s 2017-2018 season. Directed by Artistic Director George Mount, the production runs at the Cornish Playhouse September 13 through October 1.
This summer we’ve got two great casts joining us for our Wooden O productions of Much Ado About Nothing and Pericles. You’ll recognize several artists from our indoor shows, but we’ve also got a lot of new comers who we really want you to meet.
For the six actors in Seattle Shakespeare Company’s tour of Romeo and Juliet and The Taming of the Shrew, it’s a joy and privilege to perform for more than 16,000 students.
Almost every time we’ve done A Midsummer Night’s Dream, it’s had a different twist. Dark forest, 1950s High School, Las Vegas. Take a look at our past Midsummers through the years.
Laughter, music, and fairy magic mix it up in our production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Take a look at rehearsals for the show which performs May 3-21 at the Cornish Playhouse.
The world of show business has a language all of its own. Like Shakespeare, who shaped and shifted language to suit his needs, so did the world of show business. Learn the lingo of the entertainment world with this fun vocabulary list.
1930s movie musicals about show business serve as the muse for our final production of the 2016-2017 season – A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Artistic Director George Mount directs Shakespeare’s funniest comedy at the Cornish Playhouse which runs May 3-21, 2107.
Richard III to be co-produced by Seattle Shakespeare Company and upstart crow collective during the 2018-2019 season.