The Rustic Mechanicals

Rustic Mechanicals Rustic Mechanicals TMaxPhoto090Founded by Celi Oliveto in the summer of 2014, The Rustic Mechanicals are the only troupe of actors in the state dedicated to touring the works of William Shakespeare and other classical playwrights.

The Mechanicals tour three shows annually focusing on making Shakespeare’s plays accessible to modern audiences by utilizing interesting production concepts, dynamic staging, and extreme casting.

Previous productions include A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Taming of the Shrew, Much Ado About Nothing, Macbeth, The Tempest, Twelfth Night, The Merchant of Venice, Romeo & Juliet, The Merry Wives of Windsor, King Lear and an original supernatural salon entitled Toil & Trouble.

The Mechanicals 2018 season includes
Richard III, The Comedy of Errors, and Hamlet.

Contact VTC to GO to book a performance of the dynamic Rustic Mechanicals.