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David Lee Echelard

David Lee Echelard received his MFA in Early Music Performance, from Sarah Lawrence College. While living in New York City as an early music specialist, he performed and recorded with Pomerium Musices, The Taverner Consort, New York Schola Antiqua and the Baltimore Consort. David has appeared at the Holland Early Music Festival, The Piccolo Spoleto Festival,…
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Mia Lindemann

Mia Lindemann This is Mia’s first year interning for the Great River Shakespeare Festival as one of the lighting interns.  She comes from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas, where she studies for her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre with a design emphasis and a photography minor.  Recently, Mia has worked as the…
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Francesca Ghizzoni

Francesca Ghizzoni is in her last year as a BFA Theatre Studies Major with a Minor in Arts Management at the University of Texas at Austin. Francesca has a fierce passion for arts management, dramaturgy, and education. Some of her previous leadership roles include head producer of Round-About Players, (a UT student produced theatre company,)…
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Victoria Esquibell

Victoria Esquibell (Company Manager) is very excited to be back in Winona, MN at Great River Shakespeare Festival. Recently graduating from Oklahoma City University, this is Victoria’s third season with GRSF and she is happy to be back in a new capacity! She has previously been Assistant Stage Manager for GRSF’s productions of Julius Caesar…
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Gale Childs Daly

Gale Childs Daly has been a playwright, director, teacher, text coach, and actor in the theatre for many years. A graduate of the Goodman School of Drama at the Art Institute of Chicago (now DePaul University), Daly has worked at the Goodman Theatre, the Alley Theatre, the Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival, the Great River Shakespeare…
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Scott Dalimata

Scott Dalimata is a born and raised Nebraskan, but currently calls Minnesota home.He is going into his senior year at Winona State University, an is majoring in Organizational Communication with a minor in Individualized Studies. This is Scott’s second year with the company and he is very excited to return for season 15!

Rick Barbour

Rick Barbour -Faculty member since 2003 and past chair of the Department of Theatre at University of Denver (, Rick has taught acting, directing and a variety of theatre courses to conservatory, undergrad, grad, teen and adult students for over thirty years. In addition to teaching, he also works professionally as a freelance director and…
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Alex Givens

Posthumous/Cloten in Cymbeline | Malcolm in Macbeth

Andrew Carlson

Macbeth in Macbeth | Teaching Artist

Donald Quilinquin