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As You Like It

By William Shakespeare
Adapted and Directed by Daryl Cloran
Conceived by Daryl Cloran and Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival
A co-production with the Citadel Theatre

Sponsored by The Winnipeg Foundation | Part of ShakespeareFest

 



January 7 - February 1
Preview: January 7 , January 8

John Hirsch Mainstage

“Sunny, lively and bubbly” – The Stage

Brace yourself for Bardlemania! The Bard and the Beatles sweetly marry in this sparkling production of As You Like It. Set in the heart of 1960s Vancouver counterculture and the Okanagan forest, this lively reimagining of the classic play broke every possible attendance record at Bard on the Beach. 
As You Like It cleverly blends Shakespeare’s gift with language and 25 Beatles songs performed live, including She Loves You, I Want to Hold Your Hand, Let It Be and Here Comes the Sun. Will you love it? Yeah, yeah, yeah.

Running time: Approx. 2 hours, 30 minutes (incl. 1 intermission)
Warnings: Theatrical fog/haze
Production ID: 26932
Start Date: 1/9/2020 3:35:03 PM
End Date: 2/1/2020 3:35:15 PM
Title: As You Like It
Playwright: By William Shakespeare
Adapted and Directed by Daryl Cloran
Conceived by Daryl Cloran and Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival
A co-production with the Citadel Theatre

Sponsored by The Winnipeg Foundation | Part of ShakespeareFest

 
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Synopsis: “Sunny, lively and bubbly” – The Stage

Brace yourself for Bardlemania! The Bard and the Beatles sweetly marry in this sparkling production of As You Like It. Set in the heart of 1960s Vancouver counterculture and the Okanagan forest, this lively reimagining of the classic play broke every possible attendance record at Bard on the Beach. 
As You Like It cleverly blends Shakespeare’s gift with language and 25 Beatles songs performed live, including She Loves You, I Want to Hold Your Hand, Let It Be and Here Comes the Sun. Will you love it? Yeah, yeah, yeah.

Running time: Approx. 2 hours, 30 minutes (incl. 1 intermission)
Warnings: Theatrical fog/haze
Facility: John Hirsch Mainstage
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Display Rotator From: 11/27/2019 9:00:00 AM
Display Rotator To: 2/1/2020 11:59:59 PM

Times & Tickets

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Date Time Availability
Tue Jan 07, 2020 7:30 PM Preview Best Seating BUY
Wed Jan 08, 2020 7:30 PM Preview Best Seating BUY
Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:30 PM Opening Night Best Seating BUY
Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:00 PM Best Seating BUY
Sat Jan 11, 2020 8:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:30 PM Talkback (what's this?) Best Seating BUY
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:00 PM Best Seating BUY
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Thu Jan 16, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:00 PM Best Seating BUY
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:00 PM Best Seating BUY
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:30 PM Talkback (what's this?) Best Seating BUY
Wed Jan 22, 2020 2:00 PM Best Seating BUY
Wed Jan 22, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Fri Jan 24, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Sat Jan 25, 2020 4:00 PM Best Seating BUY
Sat Jan 25, 2020 8:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Sun Jan 26, 2020 2:00 PM Best Seating BUY
Tue Jan 28, 2020 7:30 PM Talkback (what's this?) Best Seating BUY
Wed Jan 29, 2020 2:00 PM Talkback (what's this?) Best Seating BUY
Wed Jan 29, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Thu Jan 30, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Fri Jan 31, 2020 7:30 PM Best Seating BUY
Sat Feb 01, 2020 4:00 PM Best Seating BUY

Actors

Rosalind Lindsey Angell

Lindsey Angell

Forest Lord 2/ 2nd Brother/ Assassin (wrestler)/ Drums Benjamin Camenzuli

Benjamin Camenzuli

Jacques/ Le Beau Sarah Constible

Sarah Constible

Corin /Duke's Attendant Sharon Crandall

Sharon Crandall

Phoebe/ Eleanor Rigby Emily Dallas

Emily Dallas

Forest Lord 1/William/ Hymen/Assassin (wrestler)/ Guitar Oscar Derkx

Oscar Derkx

Charles the Wrestler/Amiens/ Bass Guitar Austin Eckert

Austin Eckert

Duke Senior/ Duke Frederick Paul Essiembre

Paul Essiembre

Orlando Jeff Irving

Jeff Irving

Touchstone Kayvon Khoshkam

Kayvon Khoshkam

Audrey/ The Assassins' Mom Jenny McKillop

Jenny McKillop

Celia Jameela McNeil

Jameela McNeil

Adam/Sir Oliver Martext Robb Paterson

Robb Paterson

Oliver/Forest Lord 3/ Piano Justin Stadnyk

Justin Stadnyk

Silvius/Fabuloso Farren Timoteo

Farren Timoteo

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Artistic Team

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Director Daryl Cloran

Daryl Cloran

Musical Director Ben Elliott

Ben Elliott

Fight Director/Choreographer Jonathan Hawley Purvis

Jonathan Hawley Purvis

Set Designer Pam Johnson

Pam Johnson

Costume Designer Carmen Alatorre

Carmen Alatorre

Lighting Designer Gerald King

Gerald King

Sound Designer Peter McBoyle

Peter McBoyle

Drafter Kevin McAllister

Kevin McAllister

Assistant Set Designer Ksenia Broda-Milian

Ksenia Broda-Milian

Stage Manager Wayne Paquette

Wayne Paquette

Assistant Stage Manager Leslie Watson

Leslie Watson

Apprentice Stage Manager Zoë Leclerc-Kennedy

Zoë Leclerc-Kennedy

Photos

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