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Who's Who in The Taming of the Shrew

Full of wit and humour, Shakespeare's quintessential battle of the sexes redefines the boundaries of love.


The Blind Balladeer - Cliff Eberhardt


Baptista Minola, a wealthy businesswoman

-  Sarah Marshall *

Katherine Minola, her elder daughter

- Kate Eastwood Norris*

Bianca Minola, her younger daughter

- Sarah Mollo-Christensen


Petruchio, a gambler, suitor to Katherine

- Cody Nickell*

Grumio, his trusty, flamboyant servant

- Danny Scheie*

Hortensio, his good friend, suitor to Bianca

- Marcus Kyd*

Gremio, a wealthy old fellow, suitor to Bianca

- Craig Wallace*


Lucentio, a wealthy young fellow, suitor to Bianca

- Thomas Keegan*

Tranio, his very clever female servant

- Holly Twyford*

Biondello, his far less-clever male servant

- James Gardiner*

Vincentio, his father, a wealthy man

- Dave Gamble


The Pedant, a traveling pedant

- Edward Christian

The Widow, a wealthy widow

- Katy Carkuff

The Tailor, a tailor

- Rex Daugherty*

The Haberdasher, a haberdasher

- Katy Carkuff

The Bartender, a bartender

- Edward Christian

The Priest, a priest

- Dave Gamble


Petruchio’s Home Servants

Curtis - Rex Daugherty*

Peter - Katy Carkuff

Nathaniel - Edward Christian

Walter - Dave Gamble

Rafe - James Gardiner*

Sugarsop - Sarah Mollo-Christensen


Production Stage Manager - Tim Burtt



*Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.

Napoleon Sarony. Ada Rehan in costume as Katherine in Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew. Photograph, late 19th century

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