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Montana Shakespeare in the Parks, opening 16 June! Rehearsal photos

Montana Shakespeare in the Parks, opening 16 June!  Rehearsal photos
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Jun 14, 2021 in Project News

We are excited to report that the Montana Shakespeare in the Parks production of Cymbeline is now in final rehearsals for their opening night show on Wednesday 16 June.

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Imogen in the Wild: Interview with Sofia Andom

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Jun 04, 2021 in Project News

In today’s blog, Sofia Andom chats to us about her journey into performing Imogen in Shakespeare in Yosemite’s feature-film Cymbeline adaptation, Imogen in the Wild.

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Theatre Company Interviews: Dramaturge Gretchen Minton, Montana Shakespeare in the Parks

Theatre Company Interviews: Dramaturge Gretchen Minton, Montana Shakespeare in the Parks
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on May 25, 2021 in Project News

This week we follow up our May 17 performance announcement for the opening of Montana Shakespeare in the Parks’s production of Cymbeline on 16 June with an interview with company dramaturge, Gretchen Minton. Read on for insights about the unique history of this amazing company, how they are coping with the challenges of performing in-person during the ongoing pandemic, and their bio-regional vision for the production.

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Performance Announcement: Cymbeline in Montana

Performance Announcement: Cymbeline in Montana
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on May 17, 2021 in Project News

Cymbeline in the Anthropocene is excited to announce the second production by our collaborating theatres: Montana Shakespeare in the Parks. Their adaptation of Cymbeline for performance by eight actors will be directed by Artistic Director Kevin Asselin. The script will be prepared and the production dramaturged by Company dramaturge Gretchen Minton. MSIP will tour 37 performances to an astonishing 33 locations around Montana and neighbouring states between 16 June and 8 Sept.

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"Imogen in the Wild" Previews: Part 2

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on May 11, 2021 in Project News

Over the last few weeks, the Cymbeline in the Anthropocene blog has been following the newly released video previews of Shakespeare in Yosemite’s film production, Imogen in the Wild. In the first week we reviewed the production’s original music videos, and last week’s selection featured scenes that hint at the character development of one of the play’s villains, Iachimo. This week, in our final installment (for now!), we examine two more scene previews that expose the play’s engagement with contrasting masculinities and the way they relate to the environment.

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“Imogen in the Wild” Previews: Part 1

“Imogen in the Wild” Previews: Part 1
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on May 06, 2021 in Project News

April was a month of riches for Cymbeline in the Anthropocene! Between the excitement of Rob Conkie’s Melbourne Cymbeline and the Globe 4 Globe symposium last month, Shakespeare in Yosemite released eight video previews of their production, Imogen in the Wild, on Earth Day. Last week, this blog presented the original music videos among these, and today, we feature a group of scene previews featuring Cymbeline’s wiliest villain: Iachimo.

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"Imogen in the Wild" Music Videos

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Apr 27, 2021 in Project News

As promised in their recent production updates, Shakespeare in Yosemite released a number of previews of their Cymbeline adaptation "Imogen in the Wild" on Earth Day. A total of eight videos now available on the Shakespeare in Yosemite Youtube channel offer a vivid look at the adaptation itself, along with its brilliant cast and settings. Today, Cymbeline in the Anthropocene explores the original music videos that underscore this production's ecological themes. 

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Cymbeline in Melbourne Begins Tomorrow!

Cymbeline in Melbourne Begins Tomorrow!
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Apr 20, 2021 in Project News

Cymbeline in the Anthropocene is glad to announce that our collaborators in Melbourne, Australia, begin their performance run of Cymbeline tomorrow! Today, we celebrate this fortune by featuring rehearsal stills taken by photographer Melissa Viola. 

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"Imogen in the Wild" Release Updates

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Apr 15, 2021 in Project News

Shakespeare in Yosemite has announced an extended production timeline for their feature film adaptation of Cymbeline, titled Imogen in the Wild. While their original release date was set for April 22nd for Earth Day, the full film will now be released in September 2021, with plenty of additional material set to release gradually beginning on Earth Day. 

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Poster for La Trobe's Cymbeline

Poster for La Trobe's Cymbeline
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Apr 08, 2021 in Project News

Only two weeks remain until Earth Day, when two of our collaborating productions of Cymbeline will be in the world! Today, we present the poster for the first of these productions. This Australian Cymbeline, co-produced between La Trobe University Theatre and director Rob Conkie, begins a day earlier in Melbourne, and runs between April 21-24. 

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