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The Winter’s Tale ()

Produced by

Groundling Theatre Company

Playwright: William Shakespeare
Director: Graham Abbey

Venue

Winter Garden Theatre

Previews

January 17th - 19th, 2017

Run

January 17th, 2017 – February 18th, 2017

Synopsis

Written near the end of his career, and considered to be one of Shakespeare’s greatest masterpieces, The Winter’s Tale chronicles the descent of Leontes, King of Sicilia into a world of jealousy, murder and conspiracy when he falsely accuses his queen Hermione of an infidelity with his oldest friend Polixenes. Upon receiving news that his wife and young son have died under the strain of public humiliation, and believing his newborn daughter to be not his own, the vengeful King orders the child to be abandoned on the remote shores of Bohemia. When divine intervention plants the seeds of forgiveness and rebirth, the possibility of faith is reawakened. (groundlingtheatre.com)


Cast

Tom McCamus Leontes
Michelle Giroux Hermione / Mopsa
Lucy Peacock Paulina
Brent Carver Autolycus / Antigonus
Roy Lewis Camillo
Patrick Galligan Polixenes
Mark Crawford The Clown / Gaoler
Sarena Parmar Perdita / Emilia
Charlie Gallant Florizel
Steven Sutcliffe Old Shepherd
Karen Robinson Cleomones / Dorcas
Callum McAlister Mamillius
George Meanwell Time

Creative Team

William Shakespeare Playwright
Graham Abbey Director
Brad Hodder Associate Director
Steve Lucas Set Designer
Steve Lucas Lighting Designer
Jeffrey Pybus Lighting Assistant
Jenna McCutchen Costume Designer
George Meanwell Composer
John Stead Fight Director
Stephanie Graham Choreographer

Music

George Meanwell Musician

Production

Brian Scott Stage Manager
Gregory McLaughlin Apprentice Stage Manager
Angela Judith Morra Production Manager
Ellen Roach Wardrobe
Anna Kajtar Producer
Robert Richardson Executive Producer

Staff

Rochè Head Carpenter
Patrick Hales Head Electrician
Mike Donofrio Head of Properties