George Mount

Recently named Seattle Shakespeare Company's Artistic Director, George is the founding Artistic Director of Wooden O. Acting roles with Wooden O include: Malvolio, Iago, Richard III, Shylock, Hamlet, Cassius, Benedick, Caliban, Romeo, and Feste. George directed Wooden O productions of The Comedy of Errors, Romeo and Juliet, Julius Caesar, The Two Gentlemen of Verona, The Tempest, All's Well That Ends Well, A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Much Ado About Nothing. For Seattle Shakespeare Company, George directed As You Like It last spring and The Tempest in 2009 and has played Antipholus of Ephesus in The Comedy of Errors and Katherine in The Taming of the Shrew, in addition to performing in productions of King Lear, Richard III, and Macbeth. As director of Seattle Shakespeare Company's regional touring program, George has directed productions of Hamlet, Macbeth, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Othello, and Romeo and Juliet. Other credits include work at ACT Theatre, Book-It Repertory Theatre, Seattle Public Theater, SecondStory Repertory, Village Theatre, Boomer Classics, Theater Schmeater and Annex Theatre.