Twelfth Night 1989

Twelfth Night 1989 PosterBy William Shakespeare

Directed by: Joel Greenberg

Performances: November 24 & 25, 1989

Venue: Theatre of the Arts, Modern Languages Building

Twelfth Night is Shakespeare's great comedy that instructs us in the ways of love - what it means to play at being in love, what can happen to people who think that they can control love, and what havoc our own desires can create when we fail to acknowledge our own frailties. 

The Drama department presented an adaptation of Twelfth Night which selected the plots of Viola -Orsino -Olivia, Toby - Andrew - Maria, and Malvolio - Everybody as its centres. The play was set in a timeless land where commerce is overwhelmed by love.

Joel Greenberg, Artist-in-Residence in the Drama Department, had adapted the play and directed the production. Marian Marshall designed set and costumes, and Al Anderson was lighting designer. The cast eas drawn from the senior level acting class that Joel auditioned at semester's beginning.

Cast

Sean Saunders -Feste 

Darlene Spencer - Viola 1

Christine Brubaker - Viola 2

Marvin Hinz - Sir Toby Belch

Kate Pugsley - Maria 1

Kelly Wilson - Maria 2

Craig Smith - Sir Andre Aguecheek

Michael Albert - Duke (Orsino) 1

Phil Blackmore - Duke (Orsino) 2

Anne Hoselton - Olivia 1

Cathy Haavaldsrug - Olivia 2

Anthony Bristow - Malvolio

Phil Blackmore - Sebastian 1

Michael Albert - Sebastian 2 

1 - November 24th

2 - November 25th

Production

Director - Joel Greenberg

Set Designer/Costume Co-Ordinator - Marian Marshall

Lighting Designer - Al Anderson

Stage Manager - Jill Bryant

Props - Craig Mason

Sound - David Cheoros

Lighting Board Operator - Ken Burns

Costume Mistress - Karen Morton

Assistant Stage Manager - Cathy Prendergast

Publicist - Marjorie Bruce

Costumes & Set Crew - Drama 243

Special Thanks

UW Theatre Centre

Collins House of Formals, Waterloo

FASS