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AUDITIONS

THE SHAKESPEARE COMPANY'S AUDITIONS Ron Jenkins will be holding general auditions for NON-EQUITY performers for The Shakespeare Company's fall 2015 production. DATE: April 15 from 6-10pm Callbacks: April 16 evening (unconfirmed) Location: TBA Please prepare one Shakespeare monologue of your choosing. Your piece should be no longer than 2 minutes...

Volunteers Needed: TSC Casino Fundraiser

TSC Casino February 18 & 19, 2015 Cowboys Casino (421 12th Avenue SE) The Shakespeare Company has a casino event coming up February 18th and 19th and we are looking for volunteers! Casino's are a major fundraising source for us, and we have a number of shifts to fill both days....

Othello Media and Reviews

"It’s Elizabethan drama with a heavy metal backbeat flying underneath a melody of some of Shakespeare’s finest lines." - Stephen Hunt, The Calgary Herald Read the entire Calgary Herald Review here.  Othello takes Broadway-tested Glenn Davis on emotional rollercoaster ride - The Calgary Herald Preview, October 4,...

Notice of Annual General Meeting 2014

Notice of Annual General Meeting   The Board of Directors is pleased to announce the 2014 Annual General Meeting for The Shakespeare Company Theatre in-the-Round Guild.  All members and interested parties are welcome to attend.   DATE:                  MONDAY, JUNE 16, 2014 TIME:                   6:30 p.m. LOCATION:      The Law Offices...

A Twelfth Night worth remembering

Shakespeare Company deliver a Twelfth Night worth remembering Shakespeare Company presents Twelfth Night at Vertigo Studio Theatre through May 24 shakespearecompany.com Four stars out of five Written by Stephen Hunt Twelfth Night just seems to shout spring fling. Shakespeare’s comedy, set on an island called Illyria, has the feeling of spring break...

Nathan Schmidt- Orsino

Nathan Schmidt takes on the love sick role of Orsino (and fight director) in Twelfth Night.  Here's a little bit more about him. What excites you most about working on Twelfth Night?  What a talented cast of actors, so full of life and generosity.  The play is...

Twelfth Night strikes right balance of romance & bawdy fun

New Calgary production of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night strikes right balance of romance and bawdy fun By Louis B Hobson, Calgary Sun Saturday, May 17, 2014 Because Shakespeare's Twelfth Night juggles comedy, cruelty and romance in equal measures it takes a skilled director to find the proper balance. In Kate...

Ronda Borneman- Costume Design

Ronda Borneman designed Land of the Dead and The Winter's Tale for TSC before Twelfth Night, and is designing for Calgary Opera's Candide for Opera in the Village, the only outdoor opera festival in North America! As a costume designer, how do you approach a show? When I design a show the...

Ayla Stephen- Maria

Ayla Stephen is the Artistic Associate for The Shakespeare Company and created our Outreach Program.  She has acted and directed many times for TSC, most recently as Cassius in the Julius Caesar Outreach show in the fall. You played Viola in Twelfth Night while at the University of...

Devon Dubnyk- Sir Andrew Aguecheek

Devon Dubnyk plays Sir Andrew Aguecheek, a man who plays o'th'viol-de-gamboys, and speaks three or four languages word for word without book and hath all the good gifts of nature, aka Sir Andrew Agueface. What excites you most about working on Twelfth Night?  Going into rehearsal knowing...