Press Coverage


Review – Cyrano de Bergerac: Not to Be Missed Production

Review 7/20/17
Carol Graham, The Independent

Review: Shakespeare classic gets ‘Dream’ production in Livermore

Review 7/6/17
Sam Hurwitt, The Mercury News

Midsummer Night’s Dream – Review; Magical Setting for Shakespeare

Review 7/6/17
Carol Graham, The Independent

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Beguiles at Livermore Shakes

Review 7/4/17
Irene Nelson, Theatrius

5 of the best summer theaters in the Bay Area

Article 7/5/17
East Bay Times

Shakespeare at Wente to feature ‘Midsummer Night’s Dream,’ ‘Cyrano de Bergerac’

Article 6/23/17
East Bay Times

Principal for a Day Focused on the Arts

Article 3/16/17
The Independent


Livermore Shakespeare Festival: The Tempest, A Magical Evening of the Supernatural and Reality

Review 7/28/16
Carol Graham, The Independent

Livermore Shakes conjures an enchanted ‘Tempest’

Review 7/26/16
Sam Hurwitt, The Mercury News

Livermore Shakespeare Festival ‘Persuasion’: It’s a Madcap Comedy, Social Commentary and Total Fun

Review 7/14/16
Carol Graham, The Independent

‘Persuasion’ kicks off Livermore Shakespeare Fest in delightful fashion

Review 7/11/16
Sam Hurwitt, The Mercury News

Livermore Shakes Brings Together Bay Area Talent

The Independent

Outdoor theater guide: Catch Shakespeare, Jane Austen, ‘Shrek’ under the stars

San Jose Mercury News


Livermore Valley Wine Auction Donates to Shakespeare’s Associates K-12 In-school Program

LVWA Press Release
Livermore Valley Wine Winegrowers Foundation
Wente Foundation for Arts Education

Cheers! The Bard goes to the vineyards

San Jose Mercury News

Wine, Chocolate and Poems of Passion in Livermore


Leading Lady — Katie Marcel and the Livermore Shakespeare Festival are flourishing

Visit Tri Valley Magazine
Inspiration Guide 2015


Marcel Livermore

Article – Summer 2014
Quarto Magazine, Shakespeare Theatre Association


Experience “The Taming of the Shrew” and “The Liar” among the picturesque vines of Concannon Vineyard

Diablo Review – 7/2/13
Amanda Morris, for Diablo Magazine

Livermore Shakespeare Festival Scores Big Laughs with Delightful ‘Liar’

Review – 6/30/13
Pat Craig, for the Bay Area News Group (Mercury News)

Livermore Shakespeare Festival kicks off June 21 with ‘The Liar’ and ‘The Taming of the Shrew’

Article – 6/6/13
Pat Craig, for the Bay Area News Group (Mercury News)

Shakespeare’s Associates’ Lisa Tromovitch shares with the Sandia Women’s Connection

Article – 5/13/13
Patti Koning, The Communicator



Review – 7/12
Rita Koselka, Stark Insider



Review – 7/11
Hillary Matthews, Diablo Magazine

Lend Me a Tenor at the Livermore Shakespeare Festival

Review – 7/12/11
Ben Marks,


Review – 7/11/11
Pat Craig, Correspondent,

Livermore Shakespeare Festival triumphs with Mamet’s ‘A Life In the Theatre’

Review – 4/12/11
Pat Craig, Correspondent,

This Valley Life: A peek behind the curtain []

Review – 2/3/11
Jim Ott, Columnist,


Romeo and Juliet

Review – 7/15/10
Susan Steinberg, The Independent

The Real Thing

Review – 7/16/10
Pat Craig, Contra Costa Times (Oakland Tribune)