Happy Few Theatre Company's inaugural production of As You Like It is now open, with performances running through April 27, 2014. This seven-person adaptation features original music performed by the cast and video elements in a modern setting. The production performs Theaterlab NYC on West 36th st.
Company members Ellen Adair and Eric Gilde are co-directing, and Alexander Sovronsky is composing the show's music.
The creative team also includes Mia Bienovich (Costume Design), Bart Cortright (Video Design), Sean Gorski (Technical Direction), Ben Kahre(Fight Choreography), and Tyler M. Perry (Lighting Design).
As You Like It runs through 27th at Theaterlab in midtown Manhattan. Tickets are currently on sale and can be purchased online at https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/932517 for $18 ($15 for students). Theaterlab is located at 357 w. 36th st. between 8th and 9th Avenues, and is a short walk from the A, C, E, 1, 2, and 3 trains.
Photo credit: Colin Shepherd (except where noted)
Patrick Mulryan and Ellen Adair
Ellen Adair and Patrick Mulryan
Patrick Mulryan, Christopher Seiler, Eric Gilde, Anna O'Donoghue, and Nat Cassidy
Ellen Adair, Anna O'Donoghue
Ellen Adair, Patrick Mulryan, Christopher Seiler, Alexander Sovronsky
Alexander Sovronsky, Ellen Adair, Anna O'Donoghue
Eric Gilde, Nat Cassidy, Alexander Sovronsky
Anna O'Donoghue, Ellen Adair, Christopher Seiler
Eric Gilde, Alexander Sovronsky, Christopher Seiler, Patrick Mulryan (Photo Credit: Lauren Sowa)
Alexander Sovronsky and Nat Cassidy
Anna O'Donoghue, Eric Gilde, Nat Cassidy