2017-2018 Season

2017-2018 Season, Shakespeare in Love

Shakespeare in Love Photos

Check out the photos from our New England Premiere production of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE

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2017-2018 Season, Shakespeare in Love

Five Fast Facts: George Olesky

You may have read him in tenth grade English or seen his work on the Common in the summer, but you’ve never seen Shakespeare quite like this. Here’s what you need to know about Newton native George Olesky, who will be playing Will Shakespeare in our upcoming production of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE.

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2017-2018 Season, Curious Incident

Interview with Playwright Simon Stephens

In 2003, British author Mark Haddon had his first novel published. It was called The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, a peculiar title for a story that would soon become one of the best-selling, most studied, and most beloved of the 21st century. After being approached dozens of times for the stage […]

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2017-2018 Season, Curious Incident

Interview with Artistic Fellow Joe Juknievich on Sensory Friendly Performance

Joe Juknievich  is the current Artistic Fellow at SpeakEasy Stage Company for the 2017-2018 theatrical season. He graduated from the University of New Hampshire in 2016 where he studied American History and Theatre. While in college, he was an active leader in the University of New Hampshire’s student-run drama organization, the Mask and Dagger Dramatic Society. During his […]

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2017-2018 Season, Allegiance

Allegiance

Inspired by the true childhood experience of TV/film actor and social media icon George Takei (Mr. Sulu on “Star Trek), ALLEGIANCE tells the story of the Kimura family, whose lives are upended when they and 120,000 other Japanese-Americans are forced to leave their homes following the events at Pearl Harbor.

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2017-2018 Season, Every Brilliant Thing

Every Brilliant Thing

“1. Ice cream 2. Water fights 3. Staying up past your bedtime and being allowed to watch TV.” These are just a few items on a list of things worth living for compiled by a young girl trying to ease her mother’s depression at the start of the charming and miraculous new play EVERY BRILLIANT THING.

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Curious Incident

Scenic Designers Christopher & Justin Swader

Christopher and Justin Swader are New York-based scenic designers. You might remember their designs for SIGNIFICANT OTHER last season. They are recipients of a 2016 American Theatre Wing Henry Hewes Design Award Nomination, and their design for JARRING was recently selected as a finalist for the World Stage Design 2017 exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan.

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2017-2018 Season, Curious Incident

Sensory Friendly Performance

This performance will accommodate patrons with sensitivity issues and those on the autism spectrum experience a SpeakEasy Stage Company production.

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2017-2018 Season, Shakespeare in Love

Shakespeare In Love

Based on the Academy Award-winning film, SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE tells the story of young Will Shakespeare, who is suffering a severe case of writer’s block as the deadline fast approaches to deliver his new play, Romeo and Ethel, The Pirate’s Daughter.

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