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As You Like It (1998, Theatre Nomad)

TitleAs You Like It
Theater CompanyTheatre Nomad
Release LocationsChina
South Africa
Start Date1998-09-23
End Date1999
Play ConnectionsAs You Like It (performance)
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"The first performance was at Park Theatre Eastbourne on 23 September 1998 followed by a British tour to Goodnestone Park, St. Paul's Church Covent Garden, Trinity Arts Centre Tunbridge Wells, Theatre Royal Margate, Hackney Empire Studio, The Bull Barnet, Princess Royal Theatre Port Talbot, Steiner Theatre London, Astor Theatre Deal and Merlin Theatre Haverfordwest. The production played at The Fringe Club as part of the 1999 Hong Kong Festival. In the original cast the parts of Rosalind, Celia, Orlando and Oliver were played by Edda Sharpe, Rebecca Hall, Louise Barrett and Joanne MacInnes. This revised production opened at The Tower Theatre as part of the Brighton Festival in May 1999 before playing Castle Community School Deal, King George VI Park Ramsgate, Pimlico School, Goodnestone Park Kent, Rosehill Theatre Whitehaven and Le Jardin Shakespeare Paris. The production then toured South Africa, playing in Grahamstown, Port Elizabeth and Darling. At some of the perfomances Rosalind was played by Natasha Wightman and Celia by Tina Gambe."

Theatre Nomad — Added 2008-11-14

Cast Overview

The DukesRichard Auckland
RosalindRebecca Hall
RosalindEdda Sharpe
CeliaHannah Buvik
CeliaRebecca Hall
OliverPaola Cavallin
OliverJoanne MacInnes
OrlandoLouise Barrett
OrlandoKarola Timm
CharlesJean Pagni

Production Team and Crew Overview

Director and DesignerLuke Dixon
Assistant DirectorJulia Simon
DramaturgyBirte Twisselmann
MovementJane Turner
FightingRebecca Hall
Assistant Stage ManagerRebecca Bateman
VoiceJane Boston
VoiceSue Henry
VoiceEdda Sharpe
HairMargita Roth
MusicDavid Bird
Artistic AssociateNoel Greig
Top BirdJane Hutchison
AdministratorLiz Turner

Company Overview

Theater Company Theatre Nomad

Production information courtesy of: Theatre Nomad [website]