Western Oregon University to present the Tony Award-winning sensation “Spring Awakening”
Creative Arts

Western Oregon University to present the Tony Award-winning sensation “Spring Awakening”

Western Oregon University’s Department of Theater and Dance invites you to experience the rock musical, Spring Awakening, with music by Duncan Sheik and a book and lyrics by Steven Sater. Performances will be held Friday, Feb. 28, Saturday, March 1, and Wednesday, March 5 through Saturday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Rice Auditorium. A midnight performance … Continue reading

Western Oregon University to Present Uproarious Russian Comedy!
Creative Arts

Western Oregon University to Present Uproarious Russian Comedy!

Western Oregon University’s Department of Theatre and Dance invites you to experience the madcap antics and hilarity of a group of small-town Russian folk in Jeffrey Hatcher’s adaptation of Nicolai Gogol’s classic comic romp, The Government Inspector. The production will run from Thurs., Nov. 14 through Saturday, Nov. 16 and Thurs., Nov. 21 through Sat., Nov. 23, … Continue reading

Western Oregon University to present comedy thriller “Deathtrap”
Creative Arts

Western Oregon University to present comedy thriller “Deathtrap”

Western Oregon University’s Department of Theatre and Dance invites you to experience one of Broadway’s greatest thrillers, “Deathtrap” by Ira Levin. Performances will be held Wednesday, July 31 through Saturday, August 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Rice Auditorium. There will be one matinee at 2 p.m. on Saturday, August 3. Tickets for Deathtrap can be purchased at the … Continue reading

Creative Arts / Special education

Students, faculty,  staff and alumni at Western Oregon University are staging a reading of “8,” a powerful and moving play about marriage equality. Following the play will be a Q&A with representatives of Basic Rights Oregon discussing Oregon United for Marriage and the 2014 ballot initiative. Performances will be held on May 8 and 9 … Continue reading

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences / Creative Arts

Western Oregon University to Present Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet

MONMOUTH – Western Oregon University’s department of theater and dance invites you to experience Shakespeare’s romantic tragedy, Romeo and Juliet. A young man and woman meet by chance and fall instantly in love. But their families are bitter enemies, and in order to be together, the two lovers must be prepared to risk everything. Set … Continue reading

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences / Creative Arts

WOU to present “Beckett Shorts”

Western Oregon University’s Department of Theater and Dance will present seven of the short plays of Samuel Beckett from Wednesday, May 30 through Saturday, June 2. Each show is at 7:30 p.m. in Rice Auditorium. Generally considered one of the most important playwrights of the 20th century, Samuel Beckett changed the theatrical landscape with his … Continue reading