Actors React To Working With Interpreters

May 17, 2011 in Rehearsals & Technique

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Actors and directors sometimes wonder, “What it is like to work with interpreters on stage?”  During a recent production of Treasure Island produced by Michigan’s most inclusive theatre company – Wild Swan Theater – we had the chance to talk with actors and others about the subject.  Some have been working with TerpTheatre for more than twenty years, while others were in their first production with shadowed interpreters.  Here are their reactions.