Romeo and Juliet
By William Shakespeare
October 15–December 1, 2013
Helen Hayes Awards
Outstanding Resident Play
Romeo & Juliet
Outstanding Director, Resident Play
Aaron Posner, Romeo & Juliet
Outstanding Lead Actress, Resident Play
Erin Weaver, Romeo & Juliet
Outstanding Supporting Actress, Resident Play
Sherri L. Edelen, Romeo & Juliet
Outstanding Sound Design, Resident Production
Christopher Baine and Carla Kihlstedt, Romeo & Juliet
Artistic Producer—Janet Alexander Griffin
Assistant Artistic Producer—Beth Emelson
General Manager—David Polk
Theatre Production Manager—Charles Flye
Scenic Design—Meghan Raham
Costume Design—Laree Lentz
Lighting Design—Jennifer Schriever*
Sound Design—Christopher Baine*
Fight Director—Casey Dean Kaleba
Resident Dramaturg—Michele Osherow
Production Stage Manager—Jocelyn Callister**
Assistant Stage Manager—Keri Schultz**
Cast (in alphabetical order)
Lord Capulet—Brian Dykstra**
Nurse—Sherri L. Edelen**
Friar Lawrence—Eric Hissom**
Lady Capulet—Shannon Koob**
Lord Montague—Allen McCullough**
Balthazar, Peter, Friar John—Matthew McGee
Lady Montague—Michele Osherow
Understudies: Vince Eisenson (Balthazar, Peter, Friar John), Sarah Holt (Nurse), Jennifer Hopkins (Lady Capulet, Lady Montague), Jeff Keogh (Lord Capulet, Lord Montague), Stephanie LaVardera (Juliet), Zack Powell (Benvolio, Mercutio, Tybalt), William Vaughan (Romeo), Ron Ward (Friar Lawrence)
Assistant Technical Director—Rebekah Sheffer
Programs Assistant, Dramaturg Interm—Katherine Pitt
New York Casting—Daryl Eisenberg, CSA
Casting Assistant—Teresa Wood
Assistant Director and Choreographer—Amber Jackson
Assistant to the Director—Adi Stein
Production Assistant—Patricia Stasik
Fight Captain—Eric Hissom**
Props Master—Angela Plante
Scenic Assistant—Brooke Robbins
Scenery Construction—Bella Faccia, Inc.
Co-Wardrobe Heads—Adalia Vera Tonneyck, Edwin Schiff
Costume Assistant/Draper—Dorothy Driggers
Drapers—Jennifer Dasher, Ananda Keator
Wig Master—Lindsey Ewing
Assistant Lighting Designer—Rob Denton*
Master Electrician—Karen Mayhew
Light Board Operator—John Rose-Caron
Sound Design Associate—Tom Sowers
Sound Board Operator—Brandon Roe
Promotional Photography—James Kegley
Production Photography—Teresa Wood
Promotional Video—Heather Daniels, Mark Fastoso, and APTV
Open Captioning—C2 Inc.
Recorded Music performed by Carla Kihlstedt, Matthias Bossi, and Jon Evans. Engineered and mixed by Jon Evans at Brick Hill, Orleans, MA.
† Member of The Stage Directors and Choreographers Society
*Member of United Scenic Artists
**Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.
Erin Weaver & Michael Goldsmith as a pair of "star-crossed lovers."
The Nurse (Sherri L. Edelen) cautions Romeo (Michael Goldsmith).
Tybalt (Rex Daugherty, right) duels Mercutio (Brad Koed), with Benvolio (Aaron Bliden) looking on.
Friar Lawrence (Eric Hissom) looks to help Juliet (Erin Weaver).
Juliet (Erin Weaver) awaits her Romeo.
Folger Digital Texts: Romeo and Juliet