Richard III
When: February 22 - 25, 2017 @ 7:30PM
Where: Harbach Theatre


Richard III

Written by    William Shakespeare
Directed byElizabeth Carlin-Metz

1485 marks the end of The War of the Roses. The death of Richard III on the field at Bosworth is the culmination of 30 years of gruesome murder, intrigue, and civil war. Thousands of ordinary people and soldiers died and though there were numerous, vicious players in this saga, history offers up no one more deadly than Richard, Duke of Gloucester. His ruthless craving for power was driven by a prodigious intellect corrupted by rapacious amorality. He stopped at nothing because he understood what it takes to get and wield power. Not much has changed in 550 years….

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Lady Anne/Chost of Lady AnneParker Adams
Hastings/Priest/Ghost of HastingsPeter Rule
Prince Edward/EnsembleRiley Nelson
Young York/EnsembleSimon Rutkowski
Son of Clarence, James TyrrelVan Johnson III
Queen Margaret/Assistant Fight ChoreographerMiranda Curtis
Richmond/ Bishop of Ely/Keeper/ Fight ChoreographerMorgan Jellison
Duchess of YorkNabiha Mansoor
Clarence/Lord MayorPadraig Sullivan
BuckinghamAidan Croft
Brakenbury/Tressel/Oxford/MessengerAndre Leewright
CatesbyBen Dolezal
King Edward/ArchbishopBen Rezko
Queen ElizabethDanielle Freeman
Lady Rivers, Murderer, Ghost, CitizenEli Adams
Dorset, Berkley, Norfolk, CardinalGil Martinez
Richard of GloucesterIan Tully
Lady Grey/ EnsembleJennie Jeoung

Production Staff

DirectorElizabeth Carlin-Metz
Assistant DirectorSarah Lowe
Stage ManagerBrady Comenduley
Assistant Stage ManagersEmma Lipson
Olivia Lemke
Molly Jennings
Ellie Baird
Technical DirectorCraig Choma
Assistant Technical DirectorMarty Helms
Scenery & Lighting StaffJack Harman
Danny Donnelly
Andre Leewright
Nathan Levine
Gregg Miller
Julia Porter
Ben Rezko
Joel Schleicher
Brady Comenduley
Emma Lipson
Zac Cirone
Jennie Jeoung
Ian Tully
Moriah Chermak
Costume DesignerChloe Vollenweider
Assistant Costume DesignerMargo Shively
Hair and MakeupChloe Vollenweider
DresserOlivia Lemke
Costume Teaching AssistantsWilla Coufal
Jayel Gant
Kristina Mengis
Padraig Sullivan
Nola Thompson
Chloe Vollenweider
Olivia Lemke
Peter Rule
Ren Barkey
Scenic DesignersCraig Choma
Ian Tully
Technical DirectorCraig Choma
Assistant Technical DirectorMarty Helms
Lighting DesignersCraig Choma
Dakota Stipp
Videography DesignerCraig Choma
Sound DesignerJoel Schleicher
Sound Board OperatorEllie Baird
Scenic ArtistCraig Choma
Paint CrewMaggie Decker
Danielle Freeman
Emma Lister
Props MasterRen Barkey
Props CrewEmma Lipson
VolunteersTim Stout
Timo Otala
McLeod Sumner
Hanna Levine
Zak Metalsky
Flora Aidan Crof
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