Watch a Few Magical Moments From The Public's Musical As You Like It
The adaptation features songs by Shaina Taub.
The Public Theater has released footage from its Public Works production of As You Like It, which ran September 1-5 at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park. The musical adaptation boasted songs by Shaina Taub and was directed and coadapted by Laurie Woolery.
The production featured equity actors Ato Blankson-Wood (Orlando), Darius de Haas (Duke Senior), Rebecca Naomi Jones (Rosalind), Joel Perez (Touchstone), and Shaina Taub (Jaques), along with cameo group performances by Bronx Wrestling Federation, Freedom Dabka Group, Harambee Dance Company, and The Sing Harlem Choir.
Celebrating its fifth season, Public Works is the Public's local and national initiative that invites diverse communities from across New York to join in creating ambitious works of participatory theater.