Macbeth PosterBy William Shakespeare

Directed by: Maarten van Dijk

Performances: November 23-26, 1994

Venue: Theatre of the Arts, Modern Languages Building


Shakespeare's famous tragedy about ambition that turns to bloody tyranny and oppression has a deep significance for our own violent times.  This production brings out the primitive violence and savage desires that lie beneath the thin cloak of civilization.



Witch - Danielle Ameant

Lady/Attendant - Jennifer Anderson

Lady/Attendant - Lynsey Balance

Siward - Demetreus Blakemore

Keyboard - P. Tyler Bos

Banquo - David Brown

Lady/Attendant - Kristy Campbell

Gentlewoman - Jennifer Clark

Angus - Dave Clements

Fleance / Messenger - Brad Curtin

Lady Macduff - Shari Deamude

Porter / Servant - Jonathan Dietrich

Caithness / Second Messenger - Jim DiGioia

First Murderer - Scott Elliott

Lord/Soldier/Attendant - Alkan Emin

Donalbain / Lord - Tim Gentle

Macbeth - Jonathan Goad

Trumpet - Tara Kallwitz

Old Man - Richard Karhu

Captain / Seyton - Tom Kelly

Lord / Soldier / Attendant - Geoff Kolomayz

Drums - Rob LeGood

Lennox - Michael MacDonald

Witch - Julie MacLeod

Young Siward / Messenger - Justin Minns

Malcolm - Joey Morin

Lady / Attendant - Allison Oleszkowicz

Menteith / Messenger - Anand Rajaram

Macduff - Dylan Roberts

Duncan - Tim Rogers

Ross - Leslie Rosenblood

Son of Macduff - Sean Simpson

Doctor - Calvin Sweers

Witch - Susan Tschirhart

Lady Macbeth - Sarah Weber

Lord / Soldier / Attendant - Rocco Zingarelli

Creative Team

Director – Maarten van Dijk

Assistant Director – Jennifer Epps

Set Design – William Chesney

Costume Design – Jocelyne Sobeski

Light Design – Alex Kordics

Sound Design – Tim Jackson

Fight Director – John Stead

Assistant Fight Director – Wayne Best

Production Team

Production Manager – Bruce Rorrison

Stage Manager – Kimwun Perehinec

Head of Properties – Charmi Zoll

Properties – Allison Oleszkowicz

Make-up – Andrea Renaud

Electrician – Scott Elliot

Head Carpenter – Karen Gladding

Assistant Stage Managers – Diane Flynn, Heather Roberts

Fight Captain – Dylan Roberts

Sound Coordinator – Theresa Vaughan

Sound – Elizabeth Barratt

LX Operator – Adam Fox

Costume Mistress – Heike Reimer

Costumes – Jennifer Anderson, Deborah Hebblethwaite, Karen Hoffman, Sam Nicholds, Mary Simons, Sunny Park

Painter / Make-up – Teresa Dunat

Painter / Door Operator – Jennifer Mahoney

Sound Operators – Aine Magennis, Laura Pattison

Publicity – Joyce Hahn

Publicity Assistant – Krista Paige Little

Door Operators – Mandy Ray, Dominik Tyliszczak

Technical Director, Drama – Al Anderson

Special Thanks

Matt Abraham

Nancy Benedict (Stage FX Special Effects Inc.)

Shirley Epp (Theatre Sheridan Props Dept.)

Ross Gibault

Brian McLeod (Theatre Aquarius Props Dept.)

Wilfrid Laurier University