Mary Stuart (2015)

Folger Theatre performed their production of Friedrich Schiller's Mary Stuart from January 27 to March 8, 2015. The performance text was Peter Oswald's new version of Schiller's work.


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.


  • Rajesh Bose*: Lord Burleigh
  • Louis Butelli*: Sir Amias Paulet
  • Paul-Emile Cendron*: Mortimer
  • Ray Dooley*: Melvil, Count Aubespine
  • Jeff Keogh: Drugeon Drury, Sheriff
  • Cody Nickell*: Earl of Leicester
  • Kate Eastwood Norris*: Mary Stuart
  • Nancy Robinette*: Hannah Kennedy
  • Todd Scofield*: Sir William Davison, Count Bellievre
  • Holly Twyford*: Queen Elizabeth
  • Craig Wallace*: Earl of Shrewsbury
  • Nathan Winkelstein: O'Kelly, Sheriff


  • Katy Carkuff: Queen Elizabeth
  • Ray Dooley: Earl of Shrewsbury
  • Robbie Gay: Earl of Leicester, Sir William Davison, Count Bellievre
  • Jeff Keogh: Sir Amais, Paulet, Melvil, Count Aubespine
  • Ryan Mitchell: O'Kelly, Drugeon Drury, Sheriff
  • Rosemary Regan: Hanna Kennedy
  • Todd Scofield: Lord Burleigh
  • Jjana Valentiner: Mary Stuart
  • Nathan Winkelstein: Mortimer

Creative team

  • Richard Clifford, Director
  • Tony Cisek*, Scenic Design
  • Mariah Hale*, Costume Design
  • Rob Denton*, Lighting Design
  • Patrick Calhoun, Music Composition and Sound Design
  • Michele Osherow, Resident Dramaturg
  • Daryl Eisenberg, CSA, New York Casting
  • Brian Sekinger**, Production Stage Manager
  • Elisabeth Ribar**, Assistant Stage Manager

Production team

  • Rebekah Sheffer, Assistant Technical Director
  • Katharine Pitt, Humanities Programs Director
  • Teresa Wood, Casting Assistant
  • Cassie Ash, Assistant Director
  • Alexandra Kennedy, Assistant to the Director
  • Casey Kaleba, Fight Director
  • Cody Nickell, Fight Captain
  • Rachel Spears, Production Assistant