Aug 03 2008

More outdoor Shakespeare

Published by at 7:52 pm under shakespeare,sketchbook

Actors’ Shakespeare Project, my favorite Boston Shakespeare ensemble, did a reprise of their great Love’s Labours Lost production out in Harvard Square this weekend. It was just as good the second time, although a lot more distracting (ambulances, thunderstorms, smokers, etc). I also happened to meet several of the cast as well as the woman who is directing their Merchant of Venice in the fall.

I also did my first “animated” play drawing. It’s a brave new world (to quote the bard).

Love’s Labours Lost - the three-second version

6 responses so far

6 Responses to “More outdoor Shakespeare”

  1. Jaysonon 04 Aug 2008 at 12:31 pm

    Hello,
    I am the marketing director for ASP and I love your drawings from our show and was wondering if I would be able to get copies of them.
    Thanks, Jayson

  2. adminon 04 Aug 2008 at 12:50 pm

    Awesome! I’ll email you.

  3. adeleon 05 Aug 2008 at 12:14 pm

    Gareth – these are beautiful! I stage managed the play and these are just so, so great! Thanks for coming to the show and see you in the fall!
    Adele

  4. Meliaon 06 Aug 2008 at 12:03 pm

    Beautiful sketches, and they capture the energy and joy of the production. I hope Merchant proves as animated!

  5. adminon 06 Aug 2008 at 12:05 pm

    Thanks! I’m so glad you all like them. Have the actors hold still next time, and I’ll do something really nice! 😉

  6. Hindsight » ASP’s Merchant of Veniceon 21 Nov 2008 at 11:30 am

    […] Walker as Gratiano. I did a few sketches and started on an animated micro-version of the play, like the one I did for Love’s Labours Lost. But my schedule for The Odyssey is so tight at the moment that I’m not sure when I’ll […]

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