AS YOU LIKE IT

Genre: Classical, Comedy
William Shakespeare

A new adaptation of one of the bard's most famous comedies played in cyclical seasons around the audience to forward time and action. It emphasizes realism through the catharsis of the early Renaissance discovering an important influence, Francis Petrarch.
This version follows characters making some of the most pivotal decisions of there lives about love, religion, status, tradition, and happiness.


Cast: L. Robert Johnson-Producer , Victor Barranca, Matthew Smith, Theo Johnson, McKey Carpenter, Drew Pagliari, Andrew Harriss, Bennett Harrell, Sheila Joon, Keith Lubeley, Melissa Arleth, Jenny Schutzman
Open:   06/18/06
Close:   06/21/06

Schedule:
///Tuesday to Saturday at 8:00PM, Sundays @ 2:30PM and 7:00PM
Theater:   Shetler Studios
Address:   244 West 54th Street (12th Floor) B
New York, NY
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Cost:$15.00, $10.00 Students and Seniors
Presented by: Hudson Shakespeare Company         Official Web Site: www.hudsonshakespeare.org
Jon Ciccarelli is thrilled to be working with Mr. Hagins once more. Jon has studied under Vivienne Heilbourne and Bernard Lloyd with the Royal Shakespeare Company and with Robert Johnston with the Hudson Shakespeare Company. Previous credits include Sir Andrew Aguecheek in "Twelfth Night", Lucentio in "Taming of the Shrew", Van Helsing in "Dracula", Falstaff in "King Henry IV, part I", Oscar in "The Odd Couple", and the title roles in "Hamlet" and "Titus Andronicus." Directing credits include Othello, Cymbeline, Henry V, Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing, I Hate Hamlet, Witness for the Prosecution, and Love Letters. A special shoutout to "haggy Bear", "Fingaz", and "Ms. Beth."
Recent Directorial Credits:

As You Like It Theatre 54

Antigone*

*in workshop

Recent Acting Credits:

New York Theatre-

A Few Good Men Medicine Show Theatre

Endgames American Theatre of Actors

New York Workshops-

Much Ado the Musical HKTC

Stone Soup the Musical Threads New Works

Agamemnon NewAge Classic Productions

Regional Theatre-

Two Gentlemen of Verona Northeast Stage

Athens and Knossos Palace Theater

Film/TV-

The Bystander dir. David Kavanaugh

I Will Avenge You, Iago dir. Zhenya Kiperman

Whatever (pilot) VH1

Graham Norton Effect Comedy Central

Midnight Spike Spike TV

Keith Chandler Orlando
Keith is very excited to be working with such a great group of people. He has been in the city for a few years now and some of his favorite roles include Pontagnac in An Absolute Turkey, and Bottom in A Midsummer Nights Dream. He is currently in preproduction for a film trilogy titled The Medisaga ( www.Inbytheeye.com ) that begins filming in the spring of 2007. He would like to thank all of his family and friends for all their love and support!
Meghan Love Rosalind
Meghan Love is a Louisville Kentucky native that has performed regionally and locally with such companies as The Barter Theatre, San Francisco Shakespeare, Hudson Shakespeare, Todo Con Nada, Clubbed Thumb and Shotgun Players. She has performed in both the New York Chekhov Now Festival and the New York Fringe Festival. Meghan has also been involved in many indendent films, including 'Goiterboy' which received a national Emmy. Thanks to JJl and the ultra suportive fam and friends, you know who you are.

HEATHER BURGHER grew up in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia but for the past eight years has proudly called New York home. She received her BFA in Acting from Virginia Commonwealth University. Heather’s professional acting credits include film, theatre, and commercial work.