Sam Longley

Sam is well known in Perth as an improv comic and an actor. Aside from directing and performing in The Big Hoo-Haa! (Perth’s favourite Improv comedy show) he has performed in a number of scripted shows including: On Our Selection, Stones, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Buzz, Much Ado About Nothing, Five Unenviable Lives, Revelation, Twelfth Night, Not Like Beckett, The Lost Girl, Improvillicious, As You Like It, Australia Vs South Africa, Horse Head and Forget me not. He has also worked on television and the odd film, the most recent being Where The Wild Things Are directed by Spike Jonze. This is his fifth season with Shakespeare WA.

Roles with Shakespeare WA:

Dogberry (Much Ado About Nothing) – 2013

Solinus / Dr. Pinch (The Comedy of Errors) – 2012

Trinculo (The Tempest) – 2012

Sam (The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) – 2012

Friar Lawrence (Romeo and Juliet – 2011)

Grumio (The Taming of the Shrew – 2010)

Bottom (A Midsummer Night’s Dream – 2009)