TAKE WING AND SOAR PRODUCTIONS, INC.

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TAKE WING AND SOAR DIRECTING CREDITS INCLUDE:

Classical Lab Reading Series | JULIUS CAESAR  - November 2004 

Classical Lab Reading Series | OTHELLO - November 2005

TWAS Inc. Mainstage | KING LEAR - February 2009

Classical Lab Reading Series | MACBETH - December 2009

TWAS AFFILIATE DIRECTOR |TIMOTHY D. STICKNEY

                                               Timothy D. Stickney has been a

                                               theater professional for more than

                                               twenty years; working with Take

                                               Wing And Soar Productions since

                                               it's inaugural season. Timothy has

                                               led award-nominated productions

                                               of Richard III and Hamlet for TWAS;

                                               as well as directing gender

                                               bending workshops of Julius

                                               Caesar and Othello and taking on

                                               the position of Associate Artistic

                                               Director for the company.  In 2008,

                                               decades after his first professional gig as Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet with National Shakespeare Company; Stickney reprised Juliet's kinsman for The Stratford Shakespeare Festival in Canada . He was also Pothinus in Caesar and Cleopatra with Christoper Plummer for the festival; which was recorded for broadcast  

and theatrical release by Bravo and CTV. Mr Stickney returns to Stratford this season to be Banquo in their production of Macbeth. 2008 also saw Timothy's Macbeth for the New YorkState Theatre Institute receive glowing reviews. Recent seasons have seen Timothy's Audelco nominated Othello (Africa Arts); Oswald in Public Theater's King Lear with Kevin Kline; and Escalus in Romeo and Juliet at the Delacorte in Central Park; as well as productions of Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 and The Taming of the Shrew with Morgan Freeman for the Public Theater; Achilles, Troilus and Cressida (Shakespeare Theater); Orsino, Twelfth Night (Seattle Rep.); Lorenzo, The Merchant of Venice (Hartford Stage). Graduate: American Academy of Dramatic Arts/Company. Proud Member of Actor's Equity Association.

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