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October 23rd, 2014
Historical Project Runway
Please join the History Department in this exciting and entertaining event! Come strut your stuff (historical style), on the runway whether you are a major or non-major. To compete in the designing competition, please email email@example.com with a team of 3 and submit the names of your team members as well as a team name.
By Stephen Sater & Duncan Sheik
Based on the play by Frank Wedekind
Performances: November 7, 8, 13, 14, & 15 at 7:30pm
November 9 & 16 at 2pm
Auditions: September 2, 3, & 4
November 1By Pierre Beaumarchais
Adapted by Richard Nelson
Performances: November 1, 2, 7, 8 & 9 at 7:30pm.
February 21Lewis & Clark Department of Theatre and Dance in collaboration with Boom Arts and The World Affairs Council of Oregon present:
The Power of Performance: Theatre in Conflict Zones
An Artist Talk and Workshop by Joanna Sherman, Artistic Director, Bond Street TheatreArtist TalkFriday, February 21st, 2014, 7:00pm
Performances: December 6 & 7 at 7:30pm & 10pm
Thursday, Oct 3, 7:00pm
Friday, Oct 4, 7:00pm
Saturday, Oct 5, 7:00pm
By Eugene Ionesco
Performances: March 6, 7, 12, 13, & 14 at 7:30pm
Auditions: January 21, 22, & 23
Performances: December 5 & 6 at 7:30pm & 10pm
Auditions: September 13
October 2Performances: October 2 & 4 @ 7pm, October 3 @ 7pm & 10pm
April 22Capstone Projects created/directed/presented by graduating Theatre Majors
Productions, Presentations and Play Readings: April 22-25
February 14Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on a theme TO BE ANNOUNCED
Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, February 14 at 10pm
October 18Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on the theme TBA.
Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, October 18 at 10pm
June 25After a man catcalled her on the street, Samantha Peterson B.A. ’14 took to the stage of the College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational (CUPSI) to deliver a poem that might change the way Americans talk about fat bodies. The piece, “Dead Men Can’t Catcall,” earned her a Best of the Rest individual award and a story in the Huffington Post.
June 12Lewis & Clark Cappella Nova and Community Chorale choirs will be featured on All Classical Portland (89.9 FM) on Sunday, June 15, at 1 p.m. The episode of Played in Oregon can be heard online at allclassical.org.
April 25In a collective effort to distinguish Portland as a center of classical theatre, a current student and a recent Lewis & Clark alumna are helping nearly 20 of the city’s performance companies produce all of Shakespeare’s tragedies, comedies, and histories—and many of his poems—over the course of two years.
April 24Capstone Projects created/directed/presented by graduating Theatre Majors
Productions, Presentations and Play Readings: April 24-26
March 7after William Shakespeare Performances: March 7, 8, 13, 14, & 15 at 7:30pm; Sundays, March 9 & March 16 at 2pm
Kristina Dill ’15 began exploring her passion for science and music at a young age. She picked up her first violin at age three and took her first chemistry class at Lewis & Clark when she was just 15.
January 29A cast and crew of Lewis & Clark alumni and current students are giving life to a language-based comedic drama at Portland’s Action/Adventure Theatre.
January 15With a series of events, including a talk by renowned journalist and civil rights activist Charlayne Hunter-Gault, we honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King and take part in Black History Month.
November 6Six Lewis & Clark alumni can be seen in the upcoming Liminal Performance Group production of Thorton Wilder’s Our Town, described as a “multimedia, multilevel makeover of the American classic.”
September 6All faculty and staff are warmly welcomed to audition for the Community Chorale.
August 27Erica Terpening-Romeo ’14 is working with Assistant Professor of English Jerry Harp on writing a book about Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. The book acts as an analysis of the performance of the play and critiques the notion of “ideal love” that has come to be associated with it. In the following Q&A, Harp and Terpening-Romeo reflect on their experience.
April 24Capstone Projects created/directed/designed by Senior Theatre Majors
Program A - Wednesday, April 24 & Friday, April 26
Program B - Thursday, April 25 & Saturday, April 27
Presentations: April 24, 25 & 26
Original Play Readings: April 27
April 23Video of the Project Runway challenge held on April 16th.
April 2Portland Center Stage’s (PCS) production of Bruce Norris’ Clybourne Park had help from a Lewis & Clark expert—Michael Olich, associate professor of theatre.
March 8by Sarah Kane
Performances on March 8, 9, 14, 15, & 16 at 7:30pm.
March 4Renegade Stringband, a band that counts four recent graduates among the ranks, is opening for the Paperboys at the Aladdin. Catch Gavin Duffy ‘07, Jessica Jarris ‘10, Austin Moore ‘10, and Joe Seamons ‘07 on March 16th at 8 p.m.
March 4Portland has a rich contemporary music scene, and professor Michael Johanson strives to connect his students to it as often as possible. This spring, he has invited students and community members to attend several performances of his compositions throughout the city.
February 16Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on a theme TO BE ANNOUNCED
Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY!
Saturday, February 16 at 10pm
January 22L&C student to sing national anthem at Trailblazer game, Jan. 23