2018 Season

























Erin Murray

(Director) Erin Murray has directed a variety of theatrical productions from opera to new work, but her true passion is Shakespeare. She directed the Seattle Shakespeare Company 2017 Statewide touring productions of Romeo and Juliet and a bilingual (Spanish/Shakespeare) production of The Taming of the Shrew and will return to direct the 2018 touring productions of Romeo and Juliet and a bilingual production of Twelfth Night with Associate Artist Ana Maria Campoy. Additional Shakespeare productions include Loves Labours Lost (Players Theatre, Dublin), The Tempest, and Two Gentlemen of Verona (Short Shakes, SSC). Erin was the staff director for Opera Theatre Company in Dublin, Ireland, for three seasons where she toured six fully staged operas on European tours. Additional directing credits include: Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Best Production at the Speigeltent, Winner; Dublin Fringe), The Internationalist (Steppenwolf Garage, Chicago), I Saw My Neighbor on the Train and I Didn’t Even Smile (Redtwist, Chicago; Midwest premiere), All My Sons, The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (Northwestern University), and Wonderful Life (ArtsWest, Seattle). Erin earned her MFA in Theatre Directing from Northwestern University, and BA from Trinity College Dublin. She is a former Intiman Emerging Artist, Tacoma Spark Grant Recipient, and member of Directors Lab West. ErinMurrayDirects.com














Erin Murray

(Director) Erin Murray has directed a variety of theatrical productions from opera to new work, but her true passion is Shakespeare. She directed the Seattle Shakespeare Company 2017 Statewide touring productions of Romeo and Juliet and a bilingual (Spanish/Shakespeare) production of The Taming of the Shrew and will return to direct the 2018 touring productions of Romeo and Juliet and a bilingual production of Twelfth Night with Associate Artist Ana Maria Campoy. Additional Shakespeare productions include Loves Labours Lost (Players Theatre, Dublin), The Tempest, and Two Gentlemen of Verona (Short Shakes, SSC). Erin was the staff director for Opera Theatre Company in Dublin, Ireland, for three seasons where she toured six fully staged operas on European tours. Additional directing credits include: Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Best Production at the Speigeltent, Winner; Dublin Fringe), The Internationalist (Steppenwolf Garage, Chicago), I Saw My Neighbor on the Train and I Didn’t Even Smile (Redtwist, Chicago; Midwest premiere), All My Sons, The Dark at the Top of the Stairs (Northwestern University), and Wonderful Life (ArtsWest, Seattle). Erin earned her MFA in Theatre Directing from Northwestern University, and BA from Trinity College Dublin. She is a former Intiman Emerging Artist, Tacoma Spark Grant Recipient, and member of Directors Lab West. ErinMurrayDirects.com

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL: 360-331-2939 or email
July 14-September 3,
Shows Thursday through Sunday at 6:00,
(matinees at 1:00 Sundays in August).
Island Shakespeare Festival is located at 5476 Maxwelton Road, Langley, WA 98260 (MAP)
Mailing address:
PO Box 1262
Langley, WA, 98260
Click HERE for the performance schedule.