Share Your Story: Karen Jamack

What is your name and where are you from?
My name is Karen Jamack and I am from Glenmont, NY.

What was your first show at theREP?
My first show was sometime in the late 2000s; Lego Hamlet.

What is your favorite production you have seen at theREP?
I loved the Iliad.

Where is your favorite place to go before or after a show at theREP?
Gotta hit The Hollow for food and drinks.

What are you most looking forward to this season at theREP?
I can’t wait for Shakespeare in Love.

Do you have a funny memory or story you would like to share about theREP?
I enjoy going to these smaller plays to see how a really small cast can create a giant story. Like The Royale. 

Why do you think theREP is important to the Capital Region?
It is accessible theater for everyone. It gives people the chance to see things from your classic Shakespeare plays to up and coming stories at an affordable price. It is a hidden gem.

Thank you for sharing your story Karen! Interested in sharing your story? Send us an email to and we will be in contact with you.