Zoom Reading of Shakespeare’s “Merchant of Venice”

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Derek Tarson is pleased to announce that the Public Domain Players’ reading of “Merchant of Venice” is now cast. He is very excited about the caliber of talent associated with this project – the first Shakespeare play to be read by the Public Domain Players.

The cast is:

PORTIA – Robie Livingstone
NERISSA – Debbie Buchsbaum
BALTHAZAR – Sean Coffey
STEPHANO – Ginny Meissner-Borton
Prince of MOROCCO – Donal Lehane
Prince of ARRAGON – Charlie Scatamacchia
ANTONIO – Derek Tarson
BASSANIO – Aaron Newcome
SOLANIO – Charlie Scatamacchia
SALARINO – Ralph Bowers
GRATIANO – Bernie Garzia
LORENZO – Sean Coffey
LEONARDO – Ralph Bowers
SHYLOCK – Arthur Chill
JESSICA – Pauline Quinones
TUBAL – Donal Lehane
OLD GOBBO – Donal Lehane
SALERIO – Pauline Quinones
DUKE OF VENICE – Ginny Meissner-Borton
MESSENGER – Ginny Meissner-Borton

The reading will take place on Saturday, January 30, 2021,and the link for the Zoom reading is below. Please feel free to join to view this reading – no charge at all.

Also, please look out for the Public Domain Players’ next reading to take place in late February or early March – “Andre” by William Dunlap written in 1798 and set in the Village of Tappan – about Major John Andre, who was hanged for spying during the Revolutionary War.

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Elmwood Playhouse is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: “Merchant of Venice” – Public Domain Players Reading
Time: Jan 30, 2021 12:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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