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Oph3lia played from June 11th to July 2nd, 2008 in the Mainstage Theatre.

About the show

We know what we are, but know not what we may be...
Three disparate stories of displacement, inspired by Shakespeare’s character, are interwoven in this haunting and playful exploration of identity in a globalized world.


Written & directed by Aya Ogawa

Set and costume design by Clint Ramos
Lighting and video design by Jeanette Oi-Suk Yew
Sound design by Rich Kim
Music by Andy Gillis
Assistant Director Joan Jubett

Laura Butler, Drae Campbell, Dawn Eshelman, Connie Hall*, Ikuko Ikari, Hana Kalinski, Eunjee Lee*, Mark Lindberg, Alanna Medlock, Jy Murphy*, Jorge Alberto Rubio, Magin Schantz, Maureen Sebastian*
Stage Manager: Stacey Haggin*
*AEA member. Equity Approved Showcase.

Oph3lia - Aya Ogawa

Show Press

“What to make of the strange, feral dances the schoolgirls engage in, while singing their wordless songs? What of the playwright and the producers, riotously alive and bursting with their own stories and concerns? Both make for great theater. ”
— The New York Times