The Freehold Forum  Summer Quarter 2014
Board of Directors
Mark Chandler,
Jenni Taggart, Vice-President
Kristin Alexander, Secretary
Matthew Bursell, Treasurer
Jeff Anderson
Kristina Austin
Liza Comtois
David Friedt
Adrien Gamache 

Narea Kang
Scott Maddock
Aaron Moore

Hello Freehold Community,


Rehearsals for our Engaged Theatre production of Shakespeare's Henry IV are underway! Make sure to reserve your ticket for our shows at University of Washington Penthouse Theatre in July. See below for the tickets link. 


Summer Classes open for registration! We still have space in several of our Summer Intensive classes. Don't miss this special opportunity to participate in Advanced Clown, Shakespeare, and Improv.


Our newsletter offerings include:


*Tony Pasqualini (a Freehold Founding Partner) shares his thoughts about returning to Seattle from Los Angeles to perform in Henry IV (alongside with his wife and fellow actor Sarah Brooke and fellow actors)

*Laura-Beth Straight shares the wonders behind Personal Clown   

*Leslie Asplund talks about the transformative experience she had in Freehold's Film Directing class


Wishing you a great summer. We look forward to seeing you at Henry IV! 




Kate Gavigan

Communications Manager, Freehold

From our Lab: Our Road Trip to Freehold and Henry IV by Tony Pasqualini

It's the morning of May 29th, Sarah and I have loaded up the car, said goodbye to the dogs (they know something highly unusual is afoot), and begin our 1200 mile drive from Los Angeles to Seattle.
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From our Studio: The Wonders of Personal Clown by Laura-Beth Straight

George Lewis' Personal Clown class was the highlight of my summer two years ago.  I'd finished all five improv classes at Unexpected Productions in June and some of the seasoned improvisers had told me about George's July class.
From our Studio:  My New Creative Home by Leslie Moulton Asplund

Taking Freehold's Film Directing class, taught by Robin Lynn Smith and John Jacobsen, was a life-changing experience for me.  For 13 years, starting in my late twenties, I worked as an Assistant Director in television and film. More ...



**Our Summer Classes are NOW open for registration. To see our offerings: Summer Classes

Freehold's Engaged Theatre Program Presents: 

The Flower of England's Face: William Shakespeare's HENRY IV 

Adapted by Reginald Andre Jackson 
Directed by Robin Lynn Smith 

June 30 at 6:30 pm at Luther Burbank Park, Mercer Island  

Shows at University of Washington's Penthouse Theatre
NE 45th St & 17th Ave. NE - UW Entrance:
July 12 - 19 at 8:00 pm (no show on July 15)

July 13 and July 20 at 4:00 pm 

Tickets are Pay What You Can (reserve your ticket here):  Henry IV 


Freehold's Ensemble Training Intensive (ETI) will return Fall 2014 - Applications Available Now. Auditions will be held on July 15th

Freehold's Ensemble Training Intensive (ETI) will return in Fall 2014, offering the only independent 10-month certificate program for dedicated adult actors in the Pacific Northwest. Our central aim is the development of core acting skills that are as delicate as they are vital, and too often overlooked. These skills will be taught by a celebrated and uniquely qualified faculty. For more information on the program and on registration: Ensemble Training Intensive 2014-2015.  
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