Artistic Director George Mount talks with Marta Zekan at KING FM about Seattle Shakespeare Company’s upcoming 2016-2017 season.
News About The Winter's Tale
Get a peek at first rehearsals for The Winter’s Tale which starts performances Sept. 7, 2016 at the Leo K. Theatre at Seattle Repertory Theatre.
Husbands against wives. Children lost and found. Living statues and random bear attacks. The Winter’s Tale can be a confounding fairytale, but don’t worry, we’ve got your back with our handy guide. Unreal In Jacobean slang, to call something a “winter’s tale” meant that it was something fanciful and or out of this world. […]
As summer heads into its final weeks, we head into Shakespeare’s magical family saga The Winter’s Tale directed by Sheila Daniels. We’re pleased to announce the cast of artists joining us for the production.
Seattle Shakespeare Company announced plans for its 2016-2017 season.
From Iago to Andrew Aguecheek to Orestes to Touchstone to Hamlet, Darragh Kennan has created some indelible characters on our stage. Once again he’s adding his unique touch to the character of King Leontes in The Winter’s Tale. Turn up the sound on your computer and listen to this slide show presentation on why Darragh […]
It feels a little bit like awards season around here. (Hey! Where’s our red carpet?!) On the same day that we got notice about the Teen Tix Award, the Seattle Weekly came out with their “Best of ” issue naming “Coriolanus” as Best Play of 2012. How cool is that? In their review of the […]
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 […]