Shakespeare in the Park - Various Bergen County Parks

Summer 2019

 

Othello

 
Zach Abraham
Zach Abraham (Brabantio/Lodovico)
 
Sam Cancelarich
Sam Cancelarich (Senator/Ensemble)
 
Michael Gardiner
Michael Gardiner (Iago) is a NY/NJ-based actor, director, and teaching artist, as well as Co-Managing Director of The Black Box Rep Company. Company Credits (selected): Macbeth (Macbeth), ...Cuckoo's Nest (RP McMurphy), Hand to God (Jason/Tyrone), Peer Gynt (Peer Gynt), Buried Child (Dodge), Sweat (Jason), Twelfth Night (Director). Off-Off Broadway: Rise of the Goatman (Theater for the New City). Regional: The Importance of Being Earnest (Algernon) at The Philipstown Depot Theater, The Taming of the Shrew (Petruchio) with Hudson Shakespeare Co. Michael holds a BA in Theatre Arts and Communication from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He wishes to thank his family, mentors, and Larissa for their unending support.www.michael-gardiner.com
 
Cassandra Guglielmo
Cassandra Guglielmo (Desdemona)
 
Alex Arjuna Hughes
Alex Arjuna Hughes (Michael Cassio)
 
Kentrell Loftin
Kentrell Loftin (Othello)
 
Danielle MacMath
Danielle MacMath (Emilia)
 
Arthur Gregory Pugh
Arthur Gregory Pugh (Montano/Ensemble)
 
Larissa Terese
Larissa Terese (Bianca) is beyond excited to return for the second summer of Black Box PAC's Shakespeare in the Park, having been seen last year in Macbeth (First Witch) & Twelfth Night (Maria). She is a proud member of the Black Box Repertory Company serving as both an actor and Special Events Coordinator. She is from Buffalo, NY, with a BA in Theatre Arts from FDU. BBPAC credits: Spring Awakening (Ilse), Significant Other (Vanessa), Junie B. Jones (Lucille), & Dog Sees God (Van's Sister). FDU credits: Spring Awakening (Thea), Urinetown (Little Becky Two-Shoes), Merrily We Roll Along (Meg/Featured Ensemble), Lysistrata (Myrhinne) & A Midsummer Night's Dream (First Fairy). Endless love and gratitude to Mike, Matt, & the Black Box Rep Co. "For mom and Bob."
 
Conor Wilson
Conor Wilson (Roderigo)
 
 
TBA (The Duke of Venice)
 
Matt Okin
Matt Okin (Director)
 
Thurs 7/11 8pm TEANECK

 

Fri 7/12 8pm TEANECK
Sat 7/13 8pm TEANECK
Sun 7/14 8pm TEANECK
Tues 7/16 8pm TEANECK RAIN DATE
Thurs 7/18 8pm TEANECK
Fri 7/19 8pmTEANECK
Sat 7/20 8pmTEANECK
Sun 7/21RIDGEWOOD
Tues 7/23- RAIN DATE
Wed. 7/24- 8pm ENGLEWOOD
Thurs 7/25 8pm TEANECK
Fri 7/26 8pm TEANECK
Sat 7/27 8pm TEANECK
Sun 7/28 4pm RIDGEWOOD
Tues 7/30- RAIN DATE
Thurs 8/1 8pm TEANECK
Fri 8/2 TEANECK
Sat 8/3 8pm TEANECK
Sun 8/4 8pm TEANECK
MON 8/5 RAIN DATE
WED 8/7 -- 8PM ENGLEWOOD
Thurs 8/15 8pm TBD Fri 8/16 8pm TBD
WED 8/21-- 8PM ENGLEWOOD

Romeo and Juliet

 
Stacy Cancelarich
Stacy Cancelarich (Lady Capulet) Stacy Cancelarich has been performing for the past four years at Black Box Performing Arts Center. Most recently, as a member of the Adult Acting class, her roles included: Kimberly Akimbo in Kimberly Akimbo, Lymon Willis in Ballad of the Sad Café, Masha in Vanya & Sonia & Masha and Spike, Chicklet in Psycho Beach Party and the Doctors' in Reckless. Stacy is also a member of the Improvisation Class at Black Box. A native of Teaneck, Stacy is also a Psychotherapist, Mixed Media Artist, and has been spontaneously performing in her kitchen for most of her life. True random fact: She can do an uncanny impersonation of the Munchkins from "The Wizard of Oz". Stacy is thrilled to be part of Shakespeare in the Park. Special thanks to Sam Cancelarich for leading me to "the stage", Joe Cancelarich for his never-ending support, and Matt Okin and Mike Gardiner for their inspiration and encouragement.
 
Jason Felix
Jason Felix (Tybalt)
 
Sara Giacomini
Sara Giacomini (Romeo) is thrilled to be joining the cast of Romeo and Juliet for the second season of Shakespeare in the Park. Last summer, she was seen as Viola in Twelfth Night. Most recently, Sara was seen as George in Curious George: The Golden Meatball at The Growing Stage. She a proud member of the Black Box Performing Arts Center Repertory company, where she has taken part in numerous productions, including Significant Other (Kiki), Hand to God (Jessica), Junie B. Jones: The Musical (Junie B.), and Spring Awakening (Thea), among others. She serves as the Rep Company's Education and Administrative Director, as well as a teaching artist at BBPAC. BA in MT from FDU. Sara would like to thank her family, both Matts, Mike, and her fellow Rep Co members. "Never apologize for your art." saragiacomini.com
 
Cassandra Guglielmo
Cassandra Guglielmo (Peter)
 
Alex Arjuna Hughes
Alex Arjuna Hughes (Mercutio)
 
Kentrell Loftin
Kentrell Loftin (Friar Lawrence)
 
Danielle MacMath
Danielle MacMath (Benvolio)
 
Arthur Gregory Pugh
Arthur Gregory Pugh (Lord Capulet)
 
Ellen Revesz
Ellen Revesz (The Nurse/The Prince)
 
Benjamin Shanblatt
Benjamin Shanblatt (Chorus/Montague/Apothecary)
 
Larissa Terese
Larissa Terese (Juliette) is beyond excited to return for the second summer of Black Box PAC's Shakespeare in the Park, having been seen last year in Macbeth (First Witch) & Twelfth Night (Maria). She is a proud member of the Black Box Repertory Company serving as both an actor and Special Events Coordinator. She is from Buffalo, NY, with a BA in Theatre Arts from FDU. BBPAC credits: Spring Awakening (Ilse), Significant Other (Vanessa), Junie B. Jones (Lucille), & Dog Sees God (Van's Sister). FDU credits: Spring Awakening (Thea), Urinetown (Little Becky Two-Shoes), Merrily We Roll Along (Meg/Featured Ensemble), Lysistrata (Myrhinne) & A Midsummer Night's Dream (First Fairy). Endless love and gratitude to Mike, Matt, & the Black Box Rep Co. "For mom and Bob."
 
Conor Wilson
Conor Wilson (Paris)
 
TBA (Balthasar)
 
TBA (Ensemble)
 
Michael Gardiner
Michael Gardiner (Director) is a NY/NJ-based actor, director, and teaching artist, as well as Co-Managing Director of The Black Box Rep Company. Company Credits (selected): Macbeth (Macbeth), ...Cuckoo's Nest (RP McMurphy), Hand to God (Jason/Tyrone), Peer Gynt (Peer Gynt), Buried Child (Dodge), Sweat (Jason), Twelfth Night (Director). Off-Off Broadway: Rise of the Goatman (Theater for the New City). Regional: The Importance of Being Earnest (Algernon) at The Philipstown Depot Theater, The Taming of the Shrew (Petruchio) with Hudson Shakespeare Co. Michael holds a BA in Theatre Arts and Communication from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He wishes to thank his family, mentors, and Larissa for their unending support.www.michael-gardiner.com
 
Wed. 7/17--8pm ENGLEWOOD
WED 7/31- 8PM ENGLEWOOD
WED 8/14-- 8pm ENGLEWOOD

Locations

 
 
 

Thank You!

 
 
 
 

 
 

Memorial Park at Van Neste Square - Ridgewood, NJ

 
 
 
 

Votee Park - Teaneck, NJ

 
 
Shakespeare in the Park is presented free of admission by Black Box Performing Arts Center and Black Box Studios in partnership with the Township of Teaneck.
 
 
 

Englewood Library - Englewood, NJ

 
 
 

Special Thanks To Our Executive Producers:

Township of Teaneck Township of Teaneck
Funding has been made possible by The Puffin Foundation
 

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