The Clandestine Marriage (Folger Theatre, 2005)

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Folger Theatre produced David Garrick and George Colman's The Clandestine Marriage, directed by Richard Clifford, from April 15 to May 22, 2005.

Jenna Sokolowski (Fanny) and Susan Lynskey (Miss Sterling), The Clandestine Marriage, by David Garrick and George Colman, directed by Richard Clifford, Folger Theatre, 2005. Photo by Carol Pratt.

The Production

The production was nominated for one Helen Hayes Award, "Outstanding Lead Actor, Resident Play," for Ted van Griethuysen's performance.

Entertainment unions represented in Folger Theatre productions include The Stage Directors and Choreographers Society, United Scenic Artists (**), and the Actors' Equity Association (*), which includes members of the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers.


in order of appearance

  • Shannon Parks*: Betty
  • Jenna Sokolowski*: Fanny
  • Aubrey Deeker*: Lovewell
  • Michael Tolaydo*: Sterling
  • Susan Lynskey*: Miss Sterling
  • Catherine Flye*: Mrs. Heidelberg
  • Lindsy Allen: Chambermaid
  • Lawrence Redmond*: Canton
  • Ian C. Armstrong: Brush
  • Ted van Griethuysen*: Lord Ogleby
  • Ian Merrill Peakes: Sir John Melvil
  • Chris Davenport: Counsellor Travers
  • Jack Vernon*: Serjeant Flower

Creative team

  • George Colman, Playwright
  • David Garrick, Playwright
  • Richard Clifford, Director
  • Tony Cisek**, Scenic Designer
  • Kate Turner Walker**, Costume Designer
  • Nancy Shertler**, Lighting Designer
  • Tony Angelini**, Sound Design
  • Jess W. Speaker III*, Stage Manager
  • Melanie Clark, Properties Designer
  • Brette Goldstein, Casting Director

Production team

  • Dan Schrader, Production Manager/Technical Director
  • Allison Arkell Stockman, Assistant Director
  • Elizabeth Welke, Assistant Stage Manager
  • Rayna C. Richarson & Anna Walker, Costume Assistants
  • Rayna C. Richardson, Wig Mistress
  • Mike Daniels, Master Electrician
  • Adrianna Daugherty, Light Board Operator
  • Michelle DeCesare, Sound Board Operator
  • Jessica Aliff, Wigs and Makeup
  • Caitiln D. McAndrews, Production Assistant
  • Bella Faccia, Inc., Set Construction
  • Ward Veazey, Scenic Charge
  • Jenn Carlson, Lauren Furjanic, David Lockhart, & Mary Spencer, House Management

Folger Theatre

  • Janet Alexander Griffin, Artistic Producer
  • Janet M. Clark, Theatre Operations Manager


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