Short Shakespeare!

Romeo and Juliet

February 23

March 23, 2013

in CST's Courtyard Theater

directed and adapted by Rachel Rockwell

Samuel Ashdown


Samuel Ashdown makes his Chicago Shakespeare Theater debut. Other Chicago credits include The Illusion (Athenaeum Theater). Regional credits include: Twelfth Night, Richard III, Troilus and Cressida (American Players Theatre); Much Ado About Nothing, The Merchant of Venice, Julius Caesar and A Midsummer Night's Dream (Montana Shakespeare in the Parks). Samuel holds his BFA in acting from Southern Oregon University and an MFA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Growing up in Oregon, Samuel’s hobbies include surfing, rock climbing, hiking, sand volleyball—and reading. “I love telling stories and seeing the world through someone else’s eyes.”

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