Year in, Year Out at the Stratford Festival

Interview with veteran actor, Stephen Russell

And so we made our excursion into Canada….

One of the many beautiful and distinctive things about the Stratford Festival, Ontario, is the way many of the actors return season after season.

We were introduced to Stephen Russell who has worked there for more than 40 years, over 34 seasons. He spoke to us about how it all started, how the Festival has changed over time, and what he values most about working there.

His roles this year include the Soothsayer in Antony and Cleopatra, so we asked him for his favourite line and what it means to him:

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