Huddleston, Will

WILL HUDDLESTON is an actor, director and playwright who lives with his family in San Francisco. His experience includes work with five different Shakespeare festivals, including six years with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival as both an actor and director. He has worked as a professional actor at the Intiman Theatre Company and the Tacoma Actors Guild in Seattle. Since moving to the Bay area, he has been artistic director of the VITA Shakespeare Festival and worked as an actor and director for the California Actor’s Theatre, the San Jose Repertory Company, the Magic Theatre and other companies. Currently, Mr. Huddleston is Resident Director with the California Theatre Center. In addition to writing adaptations, he has created numerous original plays including THE ADVENTURES OF PERSEUS, A NEW AGE IS DAWNING (about the Ragtime Era), THE JOURNEY OF LEWIS AND CLARK, CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS, AMELIA EARHART and THE RAVEN’S TALE, as well as THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL. These plays have been seen in productions at the Seattle Children’s Theatre, Honolulu Theatre for Youth, Alaska Youth Theatre, South Coast Repertory and at schools and theatre programs for young people across the United States.


The Scarlet Pimpernel