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    March 6

    By Eugene Ionesco
    Performances: March 6, 7, 12, 13, & 14 at 7:30pm

    Auditions: January 21, 22, & 23

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    November 7

    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

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    December 5
    Performances: December 5 & 6 at 7:30pm & 10pm

    Auditions: September 13
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    October 2
    Performances: October 2 & 4 @  7pm, October 3 @ 7pm & 10pm

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    March 20

    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


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    February 21
    Lewis & 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
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    December 6
    Performances: December 6 & 7 at 7:30pm & 10pm
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    November 1
    By Pierre Beaumarchais
    Adapted by Richard Nelson
    Performances: November 1, 2, 7, 8 & 9 at 7:30pm.
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    October 3
    Thursday, Oct 3, 7:00pm
    Friday, Oct 4, 7:00pm
    Saturday, Oct 5, 7:00pm
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    April 22
    Capstone Projects created/directed/presented by graduating Theatre Majors
    Productions, Presentations and Play Readings: April 22-25
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    February 14
    Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on a theme TO BE ANNOUNCED
    Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, February 14 at 10pm
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    October 18
    Fresh new short plays written, directed and acted by students on the theme TBA.
    Performed ONE NIGHT ONLY: Saturday, October 18 at 10pm
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    September 12
    Events at Lewis & Clark examine contemporary and historical issues.
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    July 29
    With 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 Sistersreturning to the “fierce sparseness” of the original Russian in a new English translation.
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    May 28
    Erica 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.
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    April 25
    In 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.
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    April 24
    Capstone Projects created/directed/presented by graduating Theatre Majors
    Productions, Presentations and Play Readings: April 24-26
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    March 7
    after William Shakespeare Performances: March 7, 8, 13, 14, & 15 at 7:30pm; Sundays, March 9 & March 16 at 2pm
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    March 5

    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.

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    March 4
    Assistant Professor of Theatre Rebecca Lingafelter, a founding member of Portland Experimental Theatre Ensemble (PETE), recently received a $6,000 Regional Arts & Culture Council grant for an upcoming production.
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    March 3
    Professor Emerita Stephanie Arnold’s textbook gets new edition with help from Lewis & Clark Alumni.
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    February 14
    Current students share their top Lewis & Clark course recommendations.
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    February 13
    The Lewis & Clark Theatre Department is proud to present


    directed by Professor Stephen Weeks

    conceived by Professor Stephen Weeks and Professor Rebecca Lingafelter

    Thursday February 6th, 7:30pm

    Fir Acres Theatre Black Box

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    January 29
    A 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.
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    January 7
    Meet a few of our many outstanding professors.
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    November 6
    Six 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.”
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    September 28
    Third 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.
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    April 24
    Capstone 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
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    April 23
    Video of the Project Runway challenge held on April 16th.
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    April 2
    Portland Center Stage’s (PCS) production of Bruce Norris’ Clybourne Park had help from a Lewis & Clark expert—Michael Olich, associate professor of theatre.
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