June 25, 2019

Sam has been hanging around Classics on the Rocks for three years! Francis Flute stars in our play-within-a-play as Pyramus's lady lover, Thisbe, which isn't much of a stretch for Sam, who is used to performing in over-the-top sketch comedy shows. Learn a little more a...

June 24, 2019

Kat Anderegg is new to Classics on the Rocks as of this season - though honestly, what did we do without her? In addition to playing Mustardseed, she is our resident music guru, writing and playing lovely fairy songs (she's also currently a part of singer-songwriter du...

June 23, 2019

John St. Croix has been making Classics on the Rocks casts and crews break character and laugh their butts off since 2017. His Theseus is one of the most bizarrely hilarious character interpretations in our production, and we're so excited that he has returned for anot...

In a couple of weeks, Classics on the Rocks will be presenting the first staged reading of a new verse play. To give you some insight into this, I sat down (on the floor, in a corner of Shetler Studios, with a floor-shaking opera singer just behind the paper-thin wall)...

Dear friends,

As I reflect on the past year with Classics on the Rocks, I am in awe of the dedication, passion, and kindness within our community. This city can be a big and lonely place and I am so thankful that over the past 5 years we have had the opportunity to cu...

For the final Winter's Tale blog adventure, I sat down with director (also the company's Artistic Director), Will Downes, to annoy him with all of my difficult questions about the play. Per usual, he had only lovely, enlightening things to say about Shakespeare's chara...

July 21, 2018

Sharon Stevens is Classics on the Rocks' Managing Director, and also finally back onstage this summer playing the role of Hermione. One of Shakespeare's more intense roles for women, Hermione must endure a false accusation, a harrowing trial, and sixteen years "dead" b...

July 19, 2018

The wonderful Lev Harvey joins us for another summer in a more serious, studied role. Camillo is the fiercely loyal right-hand man to first Leontes, then Polixenes. He serves as one of the bridges between the two countries and two acts of the play, and his noble sincer...

July 17, 2018

The lovely Alexandra (Ally) Doman shows off some of her wide range as an actress in this summer's production of The Winter's Tale, from a somber representative of the Oracle of Apollo to an unlucky-in-love country girl in the second act's pastoral comedy, to the gentle...

July 15, 2018

Lucas Serby gets to clown around in The Winter's Tale - literally. He kicks off the much-needed comic relief at the start of the second act as the adopted brother of a lost princess (spoilers!) who has...more than doting fond lady friend.

An unrelated fun fact about Luc...

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