Joanna Settle will direct the summer engagement that will run in Pinkney Park in Rowayton, CT (June 16-26) and Baldwin Park in Greenwich, CT (July 5-10).
The cast will include Mozhan Marnó (Beatrice), Gregory Wooddell (Benedick), Claire Brownell (Hero), William Jackson Harper (Claudio), Jesse J. Perez (Don Pedro, Borachio, Ursula), Orlando Pabotoy (Don John, Dogberry, Margaret), Ramsey Faragallah (Leonato), Chivas Michael (Balthasar), and James O’Reilly, Jithendra Seneviratne and Jacob Presson (Dogberry's Men).
Stew was first enlisted by Shakespeare On the Sound artistic director Joanna Settle to pen the score for A Midsummer Night's Dream in 2009. He was joined by Rodewald for the 2010 production of Othello and the two are again collaborating for Much Ado.
Designing Much Ado are set designer Andrew Lieberman, costume designer Tilly Grimes, lighting designer Keith Parham and sound system designers Jessica Paz and Obadiah Eaves. Jesse J. Perez will choreograph.
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