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AS YOU LIKE IT

by William Shakespeare
adapted by Sara Holdren

Scenic Design by Jordan Santisteban & Eryn Williams
Costume Design by Adanne Spencer-Johnson
Lighting Design by Preston Shelsta
Sound Design by Cori Keto
Choreography by Nathan Crewe-Kluge
Stage Management by Maya Ashley Whitaker
Assistant Stage Management by Gabby Pennetti & Leah Dollinger
Technical Direction by Madi Morrissey

ENSEMBLE / Darian Bencosme, Carson Bennett, Ronald Benson-El Jr., Ana Nicolle Chavez, Dafi Cramer, Mason Forringer, Aaron Greenberg, Cici Koueth, Kelsey Longwill, Patrick Moore, Ta’Neesha Murphy, Mary Paola, Marlynn Pollard, Clara Steeves, Aaron J. Stewart, Catherine Young

 

Photos by Zoë Markwalter (courtesy of SUNY Purchase BFA in Acting) and, where noted, by DJ Fralin

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

by William Shakespeare

adapted by Sara Holdren for the Case Western Reserve University/Cleveland Play House MFA Acting Program

Scenic Design by Tammy Honesty

Costume Design by Angelina Herin

Lighting Design by Benjamin Gantose

Sound Design by Jim Swonger

Stage Management by Leigh Tennant

Assistant Stage Management by Marissa Green

PA: Chirstine Pisaniello

ENSEMBLE / Alex Brightwell, Conor Canning, Kasey Connolley, Comfort Dolo, Gregory James, Abdul Seidu, Courtney Stennett, Elisabeth Yancy

Photos by Kristin Netzband

Courtesy of Cleveland Play House

MACBETH

by William Shakespeare

adapted by Sara Holdren for the A Little Shakespeare program at Two River Theater

Scenic Design by Christopher Thompson

Costume Design by Fabian Aguilar

Lighting Design by Caitlin Smith Rapoport

Sound Design by Michael Costagliola

Movement Consultant: Josephine Stewart

Stage Management by Devin Fletcher

Assistant Stage Management by Cameron Lexa

Assistant Director: Penny Hill

PA: Ryan Lindner

ENSEMBLE / Natasha Allen, Lucie Chantepie, Jack Davis, Abigail Devine, Jocelynn Dow, Olivia Ferrigine, Sean Gassaway, Shea Grant, Samantha Jackman, Julia Lupi, Lily Grace Riddle, Kaelan Roberts

Photos by Scott L. Friedman

Courtesy of Two River Theater

MIDSUMMER

A new and re-envisioned version of the original adaptation of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream (and other plays...) that I staged at the Yale Summer Cabaret in 2015; also the first production by Tiltyard. A year after the original production, it felt right and necessary to re-examine the world of the play, to go deeper into its shadows... Make it grittier, not less magical but maybe less whimsical, more reflective of a familiarly chaotic, degraded universe. It was the right direction to head in, and I still can't wait to do this show again...

Scenic Design by Christopher Thompson

Costume Design by Fabian Aguilar

Lighting Design by Andrew F. Griffin

Sound Design by Sinan Refik Zafar

Projection Design by Rasean Davonte Johnson

Stage Management by Leigh Walter

Assistant Stage Management by Devin Fletcher

Assistant Director: Chelsea Drumel

ENSEMBLE / Brennan Caldwell, Hannah Jane Ginsberg, Annelise Lawson, Kelly Letourneau, Nick Ong, Niall Powderly, Aaron Profumo, Josephine Stewart

Photos by Dianna Bush

MIDSUMMER

Freely adapted from A Midsummer Night's Dream (and other plays by William Shakespeare) by Sara Holdren and Rachel Carpman

Scenic Design by Claire Deliso and Christopher Thompson

Costume Design by Fabian Aguilar

Lighting Design by Andrew F. Griffin

Sound Design by Sinan Refik Zafar

Projection Design by Rasean Davonte Johnson

Stage Management by Victoria Whooper and Emely Zepeda

ENSEMBLE / Melanie Field, Leland Fowler, Niall Powderly, Christopher Ross-Ewart, Elizabeth Stahlmann, Josephine Stewart, Andrej Visky, Shaunette Renée Wilson

Photos by Andrea Berman

THE ZERO SCENARIO

by Ryan Campbell

An action-horror-comedy-tragedy-apocalypse blockbuster for the stage. With giant killer ticks.

Scenic Design by Christopher Thompson

Costume Design by Fabian Aguilar & Alexae Visel

Lighting Design by Andrew F. Griffin

Sound Design by Sinan Refik Zafar

Projection Design by Rasean Davonte Johnson

ENSEMBLE / Ryan Campbell, Sara Holdren, Thomas Pecinka, Aaron Luis Profumo, Ankur Sharma, Ariana Venturi, Emily Zemba

Photos by Joey Moro

TWELFTH NIGHT,
OR WHAT YOU WILL

by William Shakespeare

adapted by Sara Holdren

original music by The Lobbyists

Scenic Design by Claire DeLiso

Costume Design by Fabian Aguilar

Lighting Design by Caitlin Smith Rapoport

Sound Design by Kate Marvin and Kathy Ruvuna

Hair & Wig Design by Cookie Jordan

Fight Direction by Benjamin Curns

Stage Management by Brett Anders

Assistant Stage Management by Larry Copeland

ENSEMBLE / Hannah Rose Caton, Celeste Ciulla, Tommy Crawford, Richard Hollis, Carman Lacivita, Kathleen Littlefield, Joey McIntyre, Luis Quintero, Kurt Rhoads, Rudy Roushdi, Will Turner, Tony Aidan Vo

Photos by T. Charles Erickson

Courtesy of Two River Theater

THE WINTER'S TALE

by William Shakespeare

adapted by Sara Holdren for a two-location, site specific production at Shakespeare Academy @ Stratford

Scenic Design by Stephanie Osin Cohen

Costume Design by Mika H. Eubanks

Lighting Design by Emma Deane

Technical Direction by Mike Best

Sound Coordinator: Kelly Letourneau

Stage Management by Ashley Sweet

Assistant Stage Management by Cameron Britt

Bear Puppet by Sara Holdren

ENSEMBLE / Sean Gassaway, Lainey Helmers, Edmond Hood, Kotaro Horiuchi, Mishy Jacobson, Anna Lewis, Sofía Mayorga, Katharine Means, Hallie Perlman, Jill Phillips, Rebecca Salzhauer, Ash Visker, Justin Von Stein, Genevieve Wisdom

Photos by Buck Lewis

Courtesy of Shakespeare Academy @ Stratford