Just around the corner from Lake Stevens homes, the brilliance of William Shakespeare is unveiled. Last Leaf Productions presents Shakespeare in the Park. Each summer this wonderful company brings the magic of theater to Washington and its surrounding communities. For over fifteen years colorful costumed actors portray endearing characters in timeless classical theater pieces. Shakespearean plays are abridged versions adapted for the allotted time frames. On August 6 at 4 p.m. at North Cove Park Shakespeare’s masterful Comedy Of Errors will delight one and all living in Lake Stevens. This tale details the exploits of two sets of identical twins and will have audiences in stitches.
As a touring theater company, Last Leaf Production strives to make “professional theater accessible to all.” Summer shows just for children are also on the calendar. 2017 productions include Three Little Pigs, The Dancing Princess and The Magic Hat. Additional musical performances highlight original works. During the fall the traveling continues. Interactive programs near Lake Stevens homes often correspond with school curriculums. Meet and greets with the actors follow performances increasing an awareness of theater arts. Find a line up of Last Leaf shows and information on theater for children.