Press

Press Releases

10/2/2013 – WSC Avant Bard Announces Its 24th Season: Reinvention

2/19/2013 – WSC Avant Bard Names New Artistic Director

1/12/2012- WSC Avant Bard announces Shakespeare in Klingon II: The Wrath of (Michael) Kahn

8/8/2011 – Washington Shakespeare Company announces New Season and a New Name!

7/14/2010 – Washington Shakespeare Company Gets a New Space – Finally!

In the News

6/20/2013 – Washington Post: ‘Caesar and Dada’ opens at WSC Avant Bard

6/13/2013 – Washington Post: D.C. theaters scramble to find new homes

4/26/2013 – Washington Post: WSC’s ‘No Man’s Land’: A rare show from three directors

01/07/2011 – NPR’s Pop Culture Happy Hour discusses the restaging of By Any Other Name (Coverage starts at around 31:00)

10/8/2010 – PBS: Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and… Today!

9/28/2010 – Forbes: Theater Review: Washington Shakespeare Company’s evening of the Bard in Klingon

9/27/2010 – Huffington Post: Brush Up On Your Shakespeare!

9/27/2010 – Washington Post: Theater Review: Washington Shakespeare Company’s evening of the Bard in Klingon

9/27/2010 – TBD Arts: Klingon Shakespeare, Recapped

9/27/2010 – Alien Tongues: By Any Other Name: An Evening of Shakespeare in Klingon (Part 1)

9/26/2010 – Ballston-Virginia Square Patch: Shakespeare in Klingon

9/24/2010 – Washington City Paper: Wherefore Shakespeare in Klingon? Elementary, My Dear Watson

9/24/2010 – DCist.com: Shakespeare meets Klingon in WSC’s 20th Anniversary

9/24/2010 – Oberon Sector.com

9/24/2010 – ARL Now: Lots of Events this Weekend

9/23/2010 – NPR: Shakespeare To Be Performed In Klingon

9/23/2010 – Express Night Out: Much Ado About Star Trek: ‘By Any Other Name: An Evening of Shakespeare in Klingon,’ at Rosslyn Spectrum Theatre

9/22/2010 – TBD.com: George Takei takes Star Trek Fan’s Questions

9/20/2010 – The Shakespeare Standard: Catch Shakespeare in Klingon This Week at Washington Shakespeare Company

9/17/2010 – Washington City Paper: Washington Shakespeare Company – then-and-now Mary Stuart

9/17/2010 – TBD.com: DMV Trekkies: Audition for Shakspeare Klingon Performance

9/17/2010 – Trek Movie.com: Klingon Shakespeare Casting Call Tomorrow in DC

9/17/2010 – The New Scientist: It Ain’t Over Till The Fat Klingon Sings

9/15/2010 – Metro Weekly:Set to Stun

9/15/2010 – The New Gay: ‘Shakespeare in Klingon’ Open Call

9/15/2010 – Librarians Do It Between the Covers: You have not experienced Shakespeare until you have read him in the original Klingon

9/13/2010 – NY Post: Weird but True

9/13/2010 – Trek Today: Klingon Casting Call

9/12/2010 – Culture Mob: Shakespeare in the Original Klingon

9/12/2010 – Times Union

9/11/2010 – This Is An Awesome Website: Klingon Opera Opens in the Netherlands + Klingon Shakespeare Coming to Washington DC

9/11/2010 – TrekMovie.com: Klingon Opera Opens In The Netherlands + Klingon Shakespeare Coming To Washington DC

9/9/2010 – The Washington Blade: Gender Bending on the Boards

9/9/2010 – Inside Nova: Barber’s Best Bets

9/5/2010 – Jakarta Globe: Shakespeare Goes Galactic as Klingons Put on Hamlet

9/4/2010 – South Coast Today: Performing ‘Hamlet’ in Klingonese for Cash

9/3/2010 – The Toronto Star: How do you say ‘To be or not to be?’ in Klingon?

9/3/2010 – The San Francisco Chronicle: Theatre Troupe to Perform Shakespeare in Klingon

9/3/2010 – Republican American: Klingon, By Any Other Name, Still In Iambic Pentameter

9/2/2010 – The Peninsula: Imagine, Shakespeare in Klinon Tongue

9/2/2010 – The Charlotte Observer: ‘To be or not to be’ – Klingon Style

9/2/2010 – The Concord Monitor

9/1/2010 – The Examiner: Shakespeare Gets a New Twist: in Klingon

9/1/2010 – SciFi Pulse.net: Shakespeare to be Performed in ‘The Original Klingon’

9/1/2010 – DCist’s September Theatre Preview

9/1/2010 – Desert News, Salt Lake City: Offbeat Shakespeare Troupe goes Out of Orbit to Perform Hamlet in Klingon Tongue

9/1/2010 – Classic Rock 1001 Blog

9/1/2010 – The Toronto Star: Trek to Washington to hear Hamlet in “the Original Klingon”

9/1/2010 – All Voices.com

8/31/2010- Fred’s Posterous: Shakespeare — In Klingon

8/31/2010 – Balloon Juice: Early Morning Open Thread: Wagon Trek to Rosslyn, Fellow Nerds!

8/31/2010 – MyFoxNY.com: Shakespere Theatre to perform Hamlet in Klingon

8/31/2010 – Trek Today: Shakespeare in Klingon

8/31/2010 – Bookish Gal: Shakespeare in Klingon

8/30/2010 – Hindustan Times: Bard in Klingon for Earthlings

8/30/2010 – Hub Pages: Stark Trek, Hamlet in Klingon

8/29/2010 – My Ustinet News

8/29/2010 – USTINET News

8/29/2010 – Pittsburgh Bloggers

8/29/2010 – You Web News

8/29/2010 – Bark Bark Woof Woof: Sunday Reading

8/29/2010 – One News Page: To beam, or not to Beam?

8/29/2010 – Daylife

8/29/2010 – UPI: It’s Shakespeare — in Klingon

8/29/2010 – Washington Post: “How the Washington Shakespeare Company Came to Offer Shakespeare in Klingon”

8/27/2010 – DCentric: Will They Split Infinitives in Klingon Too?

8/27/2010 – Dave Barry.com

8/27/2010 – Evil Rational Media: “Shakespeare for Trekies”

8/21/2010 – Show Biz Radio

8/20/2010 – Urkobold: “Sulu Friday: By Any Other Name: An Evening of Shakespeare in Klingon”

8/19/2010 – Sun Gazette: “WSC Brings Klingon to Life in One-Night Shakespeare Event”

8/19/2010 – TBD.com

8/7/2010 – Hipster Travel Guide

8/7/2010 – The Shakespeare Standard

8/6/2010 – LA Times Travel Blog

8/5/2010 – George Takei talks to Stephanie Miller and mentions the show!

8/5/2010 – Washington Post.com Post Now

8/4/2010 – Ode Street Tribune

6/8/2010- ARL now: What do you Call a Group of Trekkies?