Gary Shakespeare Company

FREE Shakespeare for Northwest Indiana

Gary Shakespeare Company is a 501c3 Not-for-profit organization established in 2013. We are dedicated to bringing actors and audiences of all ages, ethnicities, and backgrounds together in the enjoyment of the works of William Shakespeare and in the shared experience of live performance.

by William Shakespeare

Directed by Stephanie Naumoff


Othello - Brandon Hearne

Iago - Dante Silguero

Desdemona - Melissa Downs

Cassio - Connor Khoury

Roderigo - James Burch

Emilia - Kim Perz Volek

Montano - Trish Neary

Bianca/First Senator - Maya Shelton

Duke/Gratiano - Matthew Seiluns

Lodovico - Mia Godfrey

Brabantio - Mark Baer


Producer / Text Coach - Mark Baer

Costume Designer - Stephanie Naumoff

Assistant Director / Front-of-House Manager - Jay-Lan Haliburton

Set Design and Construction - Jim Severa and Mark Baer

Scenic Artist - Tim O’Donnell

Props Design - Brandon Hearne and Kim Perz Volek

Sound Designer - Brian Thomas-Chopps

Set and Paint Crew - Eric Munoz, Brian Thomas-Chopps, Espi Flores

Promotions - Christina Biancardi and Mark Baer