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Shakespeare in Yosemite: Posthumus Leonatus

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Sep 16, 2021 in Project News

While filming Imogen in the Wild, Shakespeare in Yosemite’s research assistant Monica Perales interviewed the cast and crew about their experience adapting Cymbeline. This seventh interview presents Monica in conversation with Tonatiuh Dwayne Newbold, who plays Posthumus Leonatus. Watch the video below to hear Tonatiuh performing Leo’s love song for Imogen, and read on about his experience learning Shakespeare, dealing with car troubles during rehearsals, and realizing the potential of ecotheatre.

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Shakespeare in Yosemite: Park Ranger Jamie Richards

Shakespeare in Yosemite: Park Ranger Jamie Richards
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Sep 09, 2021 in Project News

While filming Imogen in the Wild, Shakespeare in Yosemite’s research assistant Monica Perales interviewed the cast and crew about their experience adapting Cymbeline. This sixth interview presents Monica in conversation with Jamie Richards, a Park Ranger at Yosemite National Park. Read on to hear about the history of Yosemite Park and the power of arts in conservation spaces!

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Shakespeare in Yosemite: musician Cathryn Flores

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Aug 31, 2021 in Project News

While filming Imogen in the Wild, Shakespeare in Yosemite’s research assistant Monica Perales interviewed the cast and crew about their experience adapting Cymbeline. This fifth interview presents Monica in conversation with Cathryn Flores, who is a singer, songwriter, and composer for the production. Re-watch Cathryn’s original music video for “Earth’s Cry,” posted below, and read on to find out about her experience creating music for the show.

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Shakespeare in Yosemite: post-production editor Brandon Cooper

Shakespeare in Yosemite: post-production editor Brandon Cooper
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Aug 27, 2021 in Project News

While filming Imogen in the Wild, Shakespeare in Yosemite’s research assistant Monica Perales interviewed the cast and crew about their experience adapting Cymbeline. Our fourth instalment from Perales’s interviews is with Brandon Cooper, a member of the post-production editing team.

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Western Summer Shakespeare Opens Tomorrow!

Western Summer Shakespeare Opens Tomorrow!
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Aug 24, 2021 in Project News

We are pleased to announce that our collaborating theatre in London, Ontario, Canada begins performing Cymbeline tomorrow evening! The University of Western Ontario's Summer Shakespeare program returns for its 41st season for four performances of Cymbeline, directed by George Ramos. 

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Shakespeare in Yosemite: Interview with Cymbeline & Celia

Shakespeare in Yosemite: Interview with Cymbeline & Celia
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Aug 10, 2021 in Project News

While filming Imogen in the Wild, Shakespeare in Yosemite’s research assistant Monica Perales interviewed the cast and crew about their experience adapting Cymbeline. The following interview has Monica in conversation with Dennis Lee Brown, who plays Cymbeline himself, and Rachel Battisti, who plays the king’s assistant, Celia. 

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Shakespeare in Yosemite: Interview with William Wolfgang

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Aug 06, 2021 in Project News

While filming Imogen in the Wild, Shakespeare in Yosemite’s research assistant Monica Perales interviewed various cast members about their experience adapting Cymbeline. Today, the Cymbeline in the Anthropocene blog presents a second interview between Monica and production manager, William Wolfgang, who also appears in the film as a waiter, security guard number three, and protester number two. 

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Montana Cymbeline: Interview with props designer Nova Grayson Casillo

Montana Cymbeline:  Interview with props designer Nova Grayson Casillo
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Aug 04, 2021 in Project News

After a holiday break in July, Cymbeline in the Anthropocene is back with a lively and insightful blog-interview with the designer of the visually striking and beautifully crafted props for the Montana Shakespeare in the Parks production of Cymbeline, currently on summer tour until early September.  

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Denise Massman on costuming Montana Shakespeare in the Parks

Denise Massman on costuming Montana Shakespeare in the Parks
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Jul 09, 2021 in Project News

In today's blog, Denise Massman tells us about the spectacular costumes she deisgned for Montana Shakespeare in the Park's Cymbeline, currently on summer tour. Massman is a professional theatre designer who teaches at Siena College in upstate New York. Born and educated in Montana, she has been designing shows for MSIP for over 26 years.

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Shakespeare in Yosemite: Interview with Chase Brantley

By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Jul 06, 2021 in Project News

While filming their Cymbeline film adaptation Imogen in the Wild, Shakespeare in Yosemite’s cast were interviewed by the company’s research assistant, Monica Perales. As we await the film’s debut in September, Cymbeline in the Anthropocene will be posting excerpts from Monica’s interviews, beginning with her conversation with Chase Brantley--and a video preview of his character in action. 

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