And so Season Two continues … Episode Two of Season Two is now available on our Youtube channel for all the world to see! We are delighted to be able to bring you the talented Falon Ryan, playing a piece from King Lear for your viewing enjoyment.
“Thou, nature, art my goddess; to thy law My services are bound.”
Meet Shakespeare Republic’s “Edmund”, played by Falon Ryan, as she wrests with the complexities of the word “legitimate” as a woman looking for her place in a male-dominated world.
“Now, gods, stand up for bastards!”
Shakespeare Republic: celebrating the brilliance of the Bard
Directed, Adapted & Edited by Sally McLean
Written by William Shakespeare
Produced by Sally McLean, Billy Smedley, Shane Savage and Perri Cummings
Cinematography by Shaun Herbertson
Sound Recording Design & Editing by Tim McCormick
Camera Assistant: Bashir Towdiee
Unit Management by Marg Woodlock McLean
Make Up by Armanda Pozzetto
Unit Assistant: Taylah McLean
Music by Jordan Ross
Painting by Falon Ryan
Filmed on location at St Catherine’s School, Toorak, Victoria
The Producers would like to acknowledge our sponsors: The Courthouse Hotel, North Melbourne and Mr Moto and all our donors and backers who made Season Two possible.
Shakespeare Republic is supported by Creative Partnerships Australia through MATCH and auspiced by Auspicous Arts Projects Inc.
Please note: for those wondering – the painting in this episode was also painted by the actress, Falon Ryan, as Edmund – we love our multi talented cast!