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Štĕpán Šimek

Fir Acres Theater

Stepan Simek has been a faculty member at Lewis and Clark College since 2001. Previously, he taught at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, WA and at Reed College in Portland, OR. Originally from Prague, Czech Republic, Prof. Simek trained as an actor in the Czech Republic and spent five years in Switzerland working as a director and assistant director at various theatres there, including the “Zurich Schauspielhaus.”

Areas of Specialization: Acting and Directing, Theatre History, Contemporary Czech and Eastern European Theatre, Translation.


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Štĕpán Šimek’s office is located in room 104 of Fir Acres Theatre.


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Štĕpán Šimek Professor of Theatre

Theatre Lewis & Clark 0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road MSC 54 Portland OR 97219 USA