Ellen Burstyn will play Jacques in As You Like It, directed by John Doyle.
Ellen Burstyn will play Jacques in As You Like It, directed by John Doyle.
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Casting is set for John Doyle's upcoming production of Shakespeare's As You Like It, running August 8-September 3 at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor. The production will feature a score inspired by the Jazz Age written by Stephen Schwartz.

The company is set to include Hannah Cabell as Rosalind, Academy Award winner Ellen Burstyn as Jacques, André De Shields as Touchstone, Quincy Tyler Bernstine as Celia, Kyle Scatliffe as Orlando, Noah Brody as Oliver/Corin, Leenya Rideout as Phoebe, Bob Stillman as Duke Frederick/Duke Sr, Cass Morgan as Old Adam/Audrey, and David Samuel as Silvius.

Doyle will also design the production's sets. The creative team includes Ann Hould-Ward (costume designer), Andrew Diaz (props designer), and Shaughn Bryant (sound supervisor). As You Like It is a coproduction with Classic Stage Company.