Production History

Leo K. Theatre
By Amy Freed
Directed by Sharon Ott
November 5, 2001 -
December 23, 2001

Production Team
Set Design   Kent Dorsey
Costume Design   Anna Oliver
Lighting Design   Robert Jared
Sound Design   Chris Walker
Dialect Coach   Lynne Soffer
Dramaturg   Christine Sumption
The Cast
William Shakspere   Dan Donohue
Old Colin, Ben Jonson, and others   Eric Ray Anderson
Anne Hathaway and others   Julie Briskman
Geoffrey Dunderbread, Lady Lettice, and others   Nick Garrison
Richard Burbage, Francis Walsingham,
Michael Drayton
  Ron Campbell
Henry Condel, Walter Fitch, Sir Francis Bacon,
and others
  Peter Crook
John Heminge, Lord Burleigh, and others   Robert Sicular
Edward de Vere 17th Earl of Oxford   Laurence Ballard
Henry Wriothesley,
Earl of Derby, and others
  Jason Cottle
Queen Elizabeth I   Lori Larsen
Minstrel   David Gehrman
Production Stage Manager   Joseph Smelser
Stage Manager   J. R. Weldon
Production Assistant   Lisa Chernoff

The Beard of Avon was commissioned and first produced by South Coast Repertory.

The actors and stage managers employed in this production
are members of Actors' Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors
and Stage Managers in the United States.
This theatre operates under an agreement between the League of Resident Theatres and Actor's Equity Association.

This production was made possible, in part, by:

Key Bank of Washington
Shubert Foundation
Sunterra Pacific, Inc