MIHS drama department to present Shakespeare’s comedy “As You Like it”

April 18, 2016 - All the world’s a stage! Join the Mercer Island High School drama department as they present their spring play, William Shakespeare’s comedy, “As You Like It.”

It’s 1992 in Seattle. Join Rosalind, Orlando, Duke Senior and their friends as they run off to Gasworks Park, where they will encounter love at first sight, mistaken identity, and the music of the Seattle grunge scene.

Performances are in the MIHS Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. April 28 to 30 and May 5 to 7. Pre-sale tickets can be purchased from the cast or on campus during lunch for $10. Tickets purchased at the door are $15. Seniors 65 and over and children under 7 are $5. MISD families may also purchase tickets online through the district website HERE.

 

Contact:

Email drama director and teacher Daniela Melgar at daniela.melgar@mercerislandschools.org, or visit the drama website page https://www.mercerislandschools.org/domain/1101.

 

The Cast:

Orlando: Garrett Misselwitz

Oliver: Claire Moore

2nd Brother (Jacques deBoys): Emma Lerner

Adam: Cassey Yabes

Dennis: Emma Lerner

Rosalind: Maeve O'Briant

Celia: Kylie Mazure

Touchstone: Sam Pirie

Duke Frederick: Josiah Townsend

Charles: Kaes Vanderspek

LeBeau: Rachel Ayzenberg

1st Lord: Natasha Goffman

2nd Lord: Sophie Kelly-Hedrick

Duke Senior: Sean Meehan

Jacques: Natalie Weaver

Amiens: Serena Dominguez

1st Lord: Amy Lepp

2nd Lord: Sophie Hankes

1st page: Drew Mocke

2nd page: Laurence Monson

Corin: Tessa Czech

Silvius: Adam Lamin

Phoebe: Lily Froio

Audrey: Nina Simon

William: Sophie Kelly-Hedrick