Donna Bullock Is Beatrice and Robert Cuccioli a Director at NJ Shakes in 2003

News   Donna Bullock Is Beatrice and Robert Cuccioli a Director at NJ Shakes in 2003 A couple New York Broadway names are part of the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's 2003 season. Donna Bullock will play Beatrice in a new rendering of Much Ado About Nothing and Robert Cuccioli will direct Tennessee Williams' classic The Glass Menagerie.
Donna Bullock in Ragtime.
Donna Bullock in Ragtime.

Much Ado will launch the season, May 27-June 15. Shakespeare Theatre artistic director Bonnie J. Monte will direct Bullock and Sherman Howard (Benedick) in the Bard's comedy. Bullock, who starred in Ragtime and A Class Act on Broadway, is married to Howard. The Glass Menagerie is next, with Broadway's former Jekyll & Hyde at the helm. No casting has been announced for the heart-rending memory play, which runs June 24-July 20. The versatile and hard-working Cuccioli was most recently seen Off-Broadway in Temporary Help.

The season is completed by Moliere's That Scoundrel Scapin (July 16-Aug. 3); Shakespeare's King John (July 29-Aug. 17); Shaw's Pygmalion (Sept. 2-28); Shakespeare's Othello (Oct. 28-Nov. 23); and A Child's Christmas in Wales (Dec. 2-28).

The theatre is located at 36 Madison Avenue in Madison, NJ. For tickets, call (973) 408-5600.