Created in 1889, the Rockland Shakespeare Society is one of the oldest groups of its kind in the United States. Society President Alan Hall will be interviewed by Farnsworth Director of Education Roger Dell about the founding of the Society and its various activities over its 125-year history. Also, Alan Hall will talk about his long career in staging Shakespeare as well as other theatrical performances. As a production stage manager in England and America, Mr. Hall has staged scores of plays, including on Broadway The Royal Shakespeare Company, Arcadia, Damn Yankees, Camelot, Sweeney Todd, Private Lives and Beyond the Fringe. Throughout his extensive stage career, he has worked with some of the world’s leading actors, such as Derek Jacob, Dudley Moore, James Woods and Richard Gere.
Co-sponsored by the Rockland Shakespeare Society.