The Shakespeare Theatre Company
, recipient of the 2012 Regional Theatre Tony Award®, kicks off its holiday season with William Shakespeare
's A Midsummer Night's Dream. Director Ethan McSweeny
(Much Ado About Nothing, The Merchant of Venice) takes a fresh approach to this well-loved play filled with magic and wonder. The production runs at STC's Sidney Harman Hall (610 F Street NW) from November 15-December 30, 2012. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the show below.
To purchase tickets or to learn more, patrons can call the box office at 202.547.1122 or visit ShakespeareTheatre.org.
A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM cast features Tim Campbell, Bruce Dow, Adam Green Sara Topham, Robert Beitzel, Christiana Clark, Chris Myers and Amelia Pedlow.
Additional cast members include: Nancy Anderson as Fairy, Christopher Bloch as Starveling, Robert Dorfman as Snug, David Graham Jones as Francis Flute, Lawrence Redmond as Egeus, Herschel Sparber as Tom Snout and Ted Van Griethuysen as Peter Quince. Ensemble members include Maxwell Balay, John Bambery, Jacqui Jarrold, Joe Mallon, Max Reinhardsen, Rohan Saxena, Gracie Terzian, Jessica Thorne and Katherine Turner.
Scenic Designer is Lee Savage, Composer and Sound Designer Fitz Patton, Costume Designer Jennifer Moeller and Lighting Designer Tyler Micoleau continue in their roles as top notch artisans and deft collaborators to shape a production rich in visual and auditory imagery.
McSweeny is assisted by Production Stage Manager Joseph Smelser, Stage Manager Brandon Prendergast and Assistant Stage Manager Hannah O'Neil. Jenny Lord serves as the Assistant Director. Peter Pucci is the Choreographer for this production.
Photo Credit: Scott Suchman
Robert Beitzel and Amelia Pedlow
Sara Topham and Tim Campbell
Bruce Dow, Herschel Sparber, David Graham Jones and Christopher Bloch
Nancy Anderson as First Fairy and Adam Green