Using some of Shakespeare's most intriguing monologues and sonnets, Season Two of Shakespeare Republic explores a day in the life of 13 Shakespeare characters who exist in the same world, living their lives in modern society, sometimes meeting, sometimes passing like ships in the night, all using Shakespeare's original text.
Starring Michala Banas, Stephen Costan, Alan Fletcher, Nadine Garner, Dean Haglund, Christopher Kirby, Sally McLean, Tariro Mavondo, Wahibe Moussa, Falon Ryan, Shane Savage, Billy Smedley and Phoebe Anne Taylor. Created and Directed by Sally McLean.
"I left no ring with her. What means this lady?"
Meet Shakespeare Republic's "Viola", played by Nadine Garner, as she navigates the world of love and gender fluidity in Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night".
"O time, thou must untangle this, not I. It is too hard a knot for me t'untie”
Shakespeare Republic: celebrating the brilliance of the Bard
Directed, Adapted & Edited by Sally McLean
Written by William Shakespeare
Produced by Sally McLean, Billy Smedley, Shane Savage and Perri Cummings
Cinematography by Shaun Herbertson
Sound Recording, Design & Editing by Tim McCormick
Camera Assistant: Cameron Green
Unit Management by Perri Cummings
Make Up by Jo Fletcher
Music by Jordan Ross
Filmed on location at The Courthouse Hotel, North Melbourne, Victoria
The Producers would like to acknowledge our sponsors: The Courthouse Hotel, North Melbourne and Mr Moto and all our donors and backers who made Season Two possible.
Shakespeare Republic is supported by Creative Partnerships Australia through MATCH and auspiced by Auspicous Arts Projects Inc.
More information: shakespearerepublic.com