We at ShawChicago are SUPER PUMPED to bring you an all star cast for Bernard Shaw’s fine feminist farce, Misalliance! Directed by Barbara Zahora, travel with us to 1909 when a woman broke through the glass ceiling! Chicago favorite and Jeff Award nominee Richard Henzel returns! ShawChicago last welcomed him into our home during our special event, Mark Twain In Person.
1. What is your role in Misalliance?
Lord Summerhays (Summer Haze?)
2. What is your favorite thing about your character?
Like most people our age, he has humiliating secrets in his past.
3. What’s your favorite thing about acting?
4. What are you most looking forward to in this production?
Doing battle with Hypatia.
5. If you could describe Misalliance in three words, what would they be?
Two strong women.
6. What’s your favorite food/s?
7. When you’re not acting, what are you doing?
Puttering in my garden.
8. Who’s your biggest inspiration?
Mark Twain, Jennie Henzel
9. What is your favorite play and why?
The Price. Like Death of a Salesmen, only everyone gets to talk.
10. Anything you want to say to the audience?
Hi, thanks for supporting our work!!