Kentucky Shakespeare is delighted to announce the 2018 summer acting ensemble and design team for the 58th season of Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Central Park. You’ll see some of your Kentucky Shakespeare favorites and some actors new to the Festival stage!

DESIGN TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT

Scenic Design by Paul Owen
Costume Design by Donna Lawrence-Downs
Lighting Design by Casey Clark
Sound Design by Laura Ellis
Dramaturg, Gregory Maupin
Fight Direction by Eric Frantz
Choreography by Barbara Cullen
Assistant Scenic Designer, Charles Nasby

CASTING ANNOUNCEMENT

THE COMEDY OF ERRORS
directed by Matt Wallace

Antipholus of Syracuse: Crystian Wiltshire
Adriana: Abigail Bailey Maupin
Dromio of Syracuse: Neill Robertson
Antipholus of Ephesus: Shaleen Cholera
Egeon: Monte Priddy
Dromio of Ephesus: Tony Milder
Duke/Balthasar: Gregory Maupin
Luciana: Ernaisja Curry
Angelo: J. Barrett Cooper
Abbess/Nell: Jennifer Pennington
Jailer/Second Merchant: Dathan Hooper
Officer/First Merchant: Jon Patrick O’Brien
Pinch: Jon Huffman
Courtesan: Hallie Dizdarevic

HENRY IV, PART 1
directed by Amy Attaway

Falstaff: J. Barrett Cooper
Hotspur: Jon Patrick O’Brien
Prince Hal: Zachary Burrell
Henry IV: Tom Luce
Earl of Worcester: Kyle Ware
Lady Percy/Soldier: Ernaisja Curry
Poins/Earl of Douglas: Crystian Wiltshire
Doll/Soldier: Hallie Dizdarevic
Owen Glendower/Traveler/Soldier: Gregory Maupin
Mistress Quickly/Traveler/Soldier: Jennifer Pennington
Earl of Northumberland/Sheriff: Jon Huffman
Earl of Westmorland/Edmund Mortimer: Tony Milder
Sir Walter Blunt: Dathan Hooper
Bardolph: Neill Robertson
Lady Mortimer/Sir Richard Vernon: Abigail Bailey Maupin
Peto/Soldier: Shaleen Cholera
John of Lancaster: Will DeVary

OTHELLO
directed by Matt Wallace

Othello: Dathan Hooper
Iago: Jon Huffman
Desdemona: Hallie Dizdarevic
Cassio: Jon Patrick O’Brien
Emilia: Jennifer Pennington
Brabantio: J. Barrett Cooper
Roderigo: Gregory Maupin
Lodovico: Neill Robertson
Duke: Abigail Bailey Maupin
Montano: Shaleen Cholera
Bianca: Ernaisja Curry
Gratiano: Tony Milder
Officer/Sailor/Gentleman: Crystian Wiltshire