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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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More Montana opening night photos!

More Montana opening night photos!
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Jun 24, 2021 in Project News

We are delighted to share some more photos, courtesy of Adrian Sanchez-Gonzalez, from Montana Shakespeare in the Park's eye-popping Cymbeline! 

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Performance Announcement: Willow Globe Cymbeline, opening 25 June!

Performance Announcement: Willow Globe Cymbeline, opening 25 June!
By Cymbeline Anthropocene on Jun 21, 2021 in Project News

Cymbeline in the Anthropocene is thrilled to announce the second production this month by another of our project collaborators: Willow Globe Theatre Company. The Willow Globe (Y Glôb Byw) is a unique, living, scaled-down version of Shakespeare's Globe in London. Located in rural Wales near Llandridod, Powys, it is constructed entirely of willow trees and branches with a rough thrust stage at its heart.

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Montana Shakespeare in the Parks Opens 16 June!

Montana Shakespeare in the Parks Opens 16 June!
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, 2021.

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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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