Productions


Shakespeare in Paradise’s 10th Season is over!

SiP 2018, our tenth festival, opened on October 1 with the premiere of Short Tales, ten short plays by ten local authors, directed by eight budding directors. On October 2, Much Ado About Nothing, directed by Erin T. Knowles, opened to student audiences, and on October 3, it welcomed the first members of the public to its evening ... More

Much Ado About “Der Real Ting Musical!!”

I’m going to have to steal a line from William Shakespeare and change it up just a tad, because there’s much ado about Der Real Ting!! Musical – and you need not walk, but rather run to the Dundas Box Office to score tickets to this jukebox musical which made its debut at the 10th season of Shakespeare in Paradise (SiP). Set 42 years ... More

Announcing: The Cast for Small Axe

Shakespeare in Paradise is pleased to announce the cast of Small Axe, a new play by Nicolette Bethel about an idealistic civil servant, his cousin the Prime Minister, and the woman who comes between them. The production runs from October 2 - 7 in the PAB Black Box, with four public performances and two student matinees. Mallory King, ... More

Announcing: The Cast for Once on This Island

Shakespeare in Paradise is pleased to announce the cast of Once On This Island. The production runs from October 10th thru October 14th with four public performances and four student matinees. Once On This Island is a delightful musical fable with book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens and music by Stephen Flaherty. It is based on Rosa Guy's novel ... More

Announcing: The Cast for Othello

Shakespeare in Paradise is pleased to announce the cast for William Shakespeare’s Othello, the signature Shakespeare offering for this year’s festival. Othello opens October 2nd and closes October 7th with 4 public performances and 4 student matinees: Othello - Mark A. Humes Desdemona - Amanda Pavan Iago - David Burrows Michael Cassio - ... More

Auditions – Once on This Island

Dundas Centre for the Performing Arts Winston V. Saunders Theatre 6 PM Wednesday July 19 2017 Male audition pieces Female audition pieces A musical. The Little Mermaid with a Caribbean flair. A peasant girl falls in love above her class and sets out to prove that love is stronger than death. We're looking for 15 cast members: Little Ti ... More

Shakespeare in Paradise 2017 Auditions

Dundas Centre for the Performing Arts Winston V. Saunders Theatre 6 PM July 19 & 20 2017 Wednesday, July 19: Once on This Island A musical. The Little Mermaid with a Caribbean flair. A peasant girl falls in love above her class and sets out to prove that love is stronger than death. We're looking for 15 cast members: Men, ages 15-65 W... More

Artwork for SiP 2016

This year's artwork was coordinated by Art Director Lindsay Braynen. This year's artists were: Zora - Lindsay Braynen for SiP 2009, updated to 2016 Macbeth - Tammy Ali-Burrows for SiP 2016 The World is My Home - Reuno Pratt for SiP 2010, updated to 2016 You Can Lead a Horse to Water - Cristina Wong and Lindsay Braynen for SiP 2016 Not ... More

You Can Lead A Horse To Water

A play by Winston V. Saunders with Music and Rhythms by Cleophas R.E. Adderley Jr., is the most critically acclaimed play in the history of Bahamian Theatre. It was first performed in Nassau, at the Dundas Centre for the Performing Arts, in 1983 to rave reviews, and then presented to a Freeport audience shortly after its Nassau run. In 1984 ... More

Shakespeare in Paradise 2016

Ringplay Productions is proud to announce its 8th Annual Shakespeare in Paradise Theatre Festival from September 25th though October 8th, 2016! 2016 is a special year for more than one reason.  April 23rd marked Shakespeare's 400th birthday. October 3rd will be Winston Saunders' 75th. We hope to break all records in attendance this year ... More