Full Cast, Creative Team Announced for Abingdon's The English Channel
The play charts the murky relationship between great writers and their proclivity to "borrow" ideas and material, as it traces Shakespeare's relationship with The Earl of Southampton, the Dark Lady of the Sonnets, and Christopher Marlowe during the turbulent months before Marlowe's death.
The cast will include Brian Robert Burns, Stafford Clark-Price, Rosal Colan, and Sean Dugan. The creative team will include Mike Billings (sets and lighting), Laura Crow (costumes), and Scott Killian (sound and original music)
Next up will be Beachwood Drive (October 17-November 6), by Steven Leigh Morris, the story of Nadya, a Ukrainian woman brought to America and enslaved as part of a prostitution ring. he season will continue with Freudian Slips (January 24-February 15), by Marvin Lifschitz, and the New York premiere of Greek Holiday (March 6-April 5), to be directed by Stephen Hollis.