Category Archives: Video

VIDEO: Chamber of Commerce Organization of the Year

Santa Cruz Shakespeare is proud and honored to have been named 2016 Organization of the Year by the Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce! Watch the video, produced for the Gala Awards Reception held on Nov. 5, 2016, that tells the story of our momentous journey of building The Grove and mounting the 2016 Season! This award goes [...]

VIDEO: Thank You For a Great 2016 Season

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VIDEO: Director Paul Mullins talks HAMLET

To kick off the start of rehearsals for the 2016 season, we hosted our annual company meet-and-greet on June 14, 2016. The directors of this season's shows talked a little bit about the play's they're directing. Enjoy this clip of Paul Mullins, Hamlet director, talking about his approach to the play. See Paul's bio below. [...]

VIDEO: 5 Weeks to Reach Our $1 Million Goal to Build The Grove

by Mike Ryan, Artistic Director       Posted May 27, 2016 Donate to #BuildTheGrove 2016 Season Info Buy Tickets Subscribe to Santa Cruz Shakespeare News Blog by email

ARTIST PROFILE: Natalie Silva, Props Intern Extraordinaire

WATCH: Natalie Silva, Santa Cruz High School Student, talks about her experience as the 2015 Santa Cruz Shakespeare Props Intern Check back in the fall of 2015 for information on internship opportunities at Santa Cruz Shakespeare in 2016.   Tickets on sale now for the 2015 season, which features three outdoor productions, starting with the wickedly [...]

Mike Ryan and B Modern Preview Santa Cruz Shakespeare 2015 Season at Bookshop

Santa Cruz Shakespeare's Artistic Director, Mike Ryan, and costume designer of this season's Much Ado About Nothing and Macbeth, B Modern, gave a sneak peak of the 2015 Summer Festival to an enthusiastic crowd at Bookshop Santa Cruz on Monday, June 1. Ryan showed the model of the set (designed by Nina Ball) that will be used [...]

2015 Forward Funding Drive Ends June 30

Member Giving Levels & Benefits Donate Now & Become a Member WHAT IS FORWARD FUNDING? Santa Cruz Shakespeare has a unique forward funding budget model begun as part of our inaugural year. Under the fiscal sponsorship of Arts Council Santa Cruz County, individuals and family foundations donated over $1 million to support the 2014 performance season. [...]

VIDEO: Mike Ryan Introduces the 2015 Summer Festival

At Santa Cruz Shakespeare's "Birthday Bash" on May 1 at Food Lounge in Santa Cruz, Mike Ryan, Artistic Director, introduced the 2015 Summer Festival plays: Much Ado About Nothing, The Liar, Macbeth, and the Fringe Show The Rover. The first video is an excerpt of Mike's talk (1:32). The second video is the full version [...]