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Mr. Christopher Weddell

A graduate of the Playhouse Acting School and a Bard founding company member, Christopher has played dozens of roles including Egeon in The Comedy of Errors and the Duke of Venice in The Merchant of Venice last season. Other theatre credits include St. Joan (Pacific), Augustine: Big Hysteria (Pi) and TheMcLean Boys (WCT). Christopher has directed several productions including The Rimers of Eldritch and The General of Hot Desire (CCPA) plus the Jessie-nominated Spook (Magic Owl). As Head of Acting at Victorias Canadian College of Performing Arts, he helped to develop the dramas TAG and How To Disappear Completely.

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Cast -- Shakespeare Production Credits

  1. Romeo and Juliet (2007, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Apothecary/Cousin Capulet
  2. The Taming of the Shrew (2007, Bard on the Beach, International) .... Curtis
  3. The Winter's Tale (2006, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Old Shepherd
  4. Troilus and Cressida (2006, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Aeneas
  5. Troilus and Cressida (2006, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Menelaus
  6. As You Like It (2005, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Forester
  7. Love's Labour's Lost (2005, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Holofernes
  8. Much Ado About Nothing (2004, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... George Seacoal
  9. The Merry Wives of Windsor (2004, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Robert Shallow
  10. The Comedy of Errors (2003, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Egeon
  11. The Merchant of Venice (2003, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... The Duke of Venice
  12. Henry V (2002, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... The Archbishop of Canterbury
  13. Henry V (2002, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Charles VI
  14. Antony and Cleopatra (2001, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Lepidus
  15. The Taming of the Shrew (2001, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Bapista
  16. Henry IV, Part 1 (2000, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Bardolph
  17. The Tempest (2000, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Prospero
  18. A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Quince
  19. Macbeth (1999, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Ross
  20. As You Like It (1998, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Sir Oliver Martext
  21. As You Like It (1998, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Hymen
  22. Richard III (1998, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... King Edward IV
  23. Richard III (1998, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Lord Mayor
  24. Love's Labour's Lost (1997, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Dull
  25. The Winter's Tale (1997, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Camillo
  26. Much Ado About Nothing (1996, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Antonio
  27. The Merchant of Venice (1996, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Tubal
  28. The Merchant of Venice (1996, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Old Gobbo
  29. Hamlet (1995, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Horatio
  30. The Comedy of Errors (1995, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Doctor Pinch
  31. The Comedy of Errors (1995, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Courtesan, Officer, Attendant, Street Person, Musician, Soldier
  32. The Comedy of Errors (1995, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Balthasar
  33. King Lear (1994, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Earl of Gloucester
  34. The Merry Wives of Windsor (1994, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Sir Hugh Evans
  35. Romeo and Juliet (1993, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Friar Lawrence
  36. Romeo and Juliet (1993, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Sampson
  37. The Taming of the Shrew (1993, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Lord
  38. The Taming of the Shrew (1993, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... A Pedant
  39. A Midsummer Night's Dream (1991, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Starveling
  40. A Midsummer Night's Dream (1991, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Egeus
  41. As You Like It (1991, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Hymen
  42. As You Like It (1991, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Duke Frederick

Production and Crew -- Shakespeare Production Credits

  1. The Winter's Tale (1997, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Assistant Director
  2. Much Ado About Nothing (1996, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Director
  3. The Merchant of Venice (1996, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Director
  4. Romeo and Juliet (1993, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Assistant to the Director
  5. The Taming of the Shrew (1993, Bard on the Beach, Canada) .... Assistant to the Director

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