Latest News for Twelfth Night at The Shakespeare Theatre

Twelfth Night

9 Helen Hayes Award Nominations


Outstanding Direction in a Play

Outstanding Production

Outstanding Set Design – Lee Savage

Outstanding Light Design – Scott Zielinksi

Outstanding Costume Design – Jennifer Moeller

Outstanding Sound Design – Lindsay Jones

Outstanding Ensemble of a play

James MacArther Award for Outstanding Supporting actor in a play – Derek Smith and Jim Lischtscheidl

check out this Twelfth Night Fashion trailer featuring Jennifer Moeller’s whimsical designs in action:

read Peter Marks’ Washington Post review:
"A Twelfth Night That's Great For Any Night"

Recent Productions


The Father

by Florian Zeller (trans. Christopher Hampton)

Gate Theatre, Dublin

September 8, - October 22, 2016

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Midsummer Night's Dream at Macau Arts Festival

by William Shakespeare

27th Macau Arts Festival, China

April 30 - May 1, 2016
Read about the Macau production in The Macau Tatler(pdf)

Directing Shakespeare in America: Currect Practice

Moment at Studio Theatre

by Charles Ney (including interviews with Ethan McSweeny)

Published by Bloomsbury

April 2016


Moment at Studio Theatre

by Deirdre Kinahan

Studio Theatre, Washington

March 16 - April 30, 2016

Better Gods

Better Gods

by Luna Pearl Woolf & Caitlin Vincent

Washington National Opera
American Opera Initiative

January 8-9, 2016

Creating Creativity: Leadership Lessons From Theatrical Director Ethan McSweeny

Ethan Directing Turgenev

by Brook Manville

Forbes Magazine

December 20 2015


Fulfillment at ATC

by Thomas Bradshaw

American Theatre Company, Chicago

November 6 - December 13, 2015

The Flea Theater, New York

September 11 - October 19, 2015
Ethan McSweeny