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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.
Theatre in Uganda and Rwanda:
Commemoration, Complexity & Collaboration
An Artist Talk and Workshop with Emily Mendelsohn and Deborah Asiimwe
Workshop: Saturday, April 5th 9-12pm
Artist Talk: Monday, April 7th 7-8:30 pm
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
September 12Events at Lewis & Clark examine contemporary and historical issues.
July 29With help from a handful of Lewis & Clark students and alumni, as well as resources from Fir Acres Theatre, Professor of Theatre Štěpán Šimek and Assistant Professor of Theatre Rebecca Lingafelter will stage a production of Anton Chekhov’s The Three Sisters, returning to the “fierce sparseness” of the original Russian in a new English translation.
May 28Erica Terpening-Romeo B.A. ’14 is a distinguished scholar, seasoned thespian, skilled writer, successful entrepreneur, and recipient of two of Lewis & Clark’s highest annual honors—the Rena J. Ratte Award and the Senior Woman Recognition Award, given by the American Association of University Women. Never before has a graduating student received both of these prestigious awards.
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.
March 3Professor Emerita Stephanie Arnold’s textbook gets new edition with help from Lewis & Clark Alumni.
February 14Current students share their top Lewis & Clark course recommendations.
February 13The Lewis & Clark Theatre Department is proud to presentOUR WILLIAM STAFFORD: IN FIVE DRAFTSdirected by Professor Stephen Weeks
conceived by Professor Stephen Weeks and Professor Rebecca LingafelterThursday February 6th, 7:30pm
Fir Acres Theatre Black Box
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 7Meet a few of our many outstanding professors.
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 28Third Rail Theatre presents new Richard Nelson script: Sweet and Sad. It’s the 10th Anniversary of September 11 and the Apple family find themselves gathered together in Rhinebeck, NY for an impromptu lunch before heading off to an afternoon memorial service. Filled with humor and sorrow, SWEET AND SAD celebrates the challenges of life in 21st century America and features the returning cast from last season’s hit show, THAT HOPEY CHANGEY THING.
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.