Photos by Carol LaPlante
Classic Stage Company
First Look Fest: The Germans
One Night Only Staged Reading of:
Mary Stuart
By Friedrich Schiller
 Translated by Michael Feingold
Directed by Erica Schmidt
November 22, 2004
Classic Stage Company
136 East 13th Street
New York, NY

Schillerís ultimate catfight as two queens go head to head for England ís crown. One loses her life, the other her soul. You decide who the ultimate victor is in this masterpiece on the perils of power.

(in order of appearance)
Hannah Kennedy, Mary's nurse
Lynn Cohen
Sir Amyas Paulet, Mary's jailer
Tom Bloom
William Davison, state secretary/Burgoyne, Mary's physician
Michael Potts
Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland, imprisoned in England
Kate Mulgrew
Mortimer, Paulet's nephew
Sean Dugan
William Cecil, Baron of Burleigh, Lord High Treasurer
Steven Skybell
Elizabeth, Queen of England
Caroline Lagerfelt
Count Aubespine, the French Ambassador/Melvil, Mary's steward
Tom Nelis
Count Bellievre, special envoy from France/O'Kelly, Mortimer's friend
Craig Baldwin
George Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury
Jon DeVries
Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester
Boris McGiver
Stage Directions/Page
Marty Keiser
This version of Mary Stuart was commissioned by the American Conservatory Theatre, San Francisco, and first produced at ACT in the spring of 1998.

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