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By William Shakespeare

The Taming of the Shrew

August 10 - 27, 2017

Production Information

Shakespeare’s most effervescent comedy is given a 1960’s makeover. 


Show Location: The Bernie Legge Theatre, Queen's Park, New Westminster.

Show Times: Thursday - Saturday at 8:00 PM, Sunday at 2:00 PM

Show Rating: (G) All Ages




Special Showings:



Lucentio loves Bianca but cannot court her until her shrewish older sister Katherina marries. The eccentric Petruccio marries the reluctant Katherina and uses a number of tactics to render her an obedient wife. Lucentio marries Bianca and, in a contest at the end, Katherina proves to be the most obedient wife.  

Cast & Creative Team

Isaac Li as Ferdinand

Matt Paynter as Berowne

Derek Schnobb as Longaville

Shawn Hillman as Anthony Dull

Casey Por as Costard:

Matthew McCarron as Don Armado

Claire Temple as Moth

Junita Thiessen as Jacquanetta

Kelsey Cunningham as Boyet

Emily Wheeler as Princess

Hollie Emerick as Roslaine

Alyssa Hanson-Smith as Maria

Blake Kimber as Holofernes

Kurtis Maguire as Sir Nathaniel

Director Matthew Davenport

Assistant Director Carly June Friesen

Scenic Design Carly June Friesen & Jordon Strudwick

Costume Design Kelsey Cunningham

Lighting Design Matthew Davenport

Sound Design


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