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Updated Sep 25, 2014 at 10:31 AM

You may or may not recognize Johnny Mercer’s name, but you almost certainly recognize his songs.

Posted Sep 17, 2014 at 11:01 PM

Lunacy will soon reign at Southern Oregon University in Ashland. The theater program of the Oregon Center for the Arts will host its Lunacy Theatre Festival Thursday through Tuesday, Sept. 25 through 30, in the Center Square Theatre on the SOU...

Updated Sep 16, 2014 at 4:45 PM

The theater community and family and friends of Jim Giancarlo gathered Monday afternoon to say goodbye to the beloved dancer and showman with lots of laughs...

Updated Sep 8, 2014 at 5:49 PM

Succeeding with a two-character, dialogue-driven play requires a subject that can rivet the audience’s attention and two actors who can carry the burden of an intense and high-voltage intellectual sparring match.The Ashland...

Updated Sep 4, 2014 at 10:55 AM

The two men could not have been more dissimilar. Sigmund Freud was an outspoken atheist who lived to become an argumentative, cranky old man. C.S. Lewis was a romantic who rejected his own atheism at the age of 33. He became a devout Christian and a...

Updated Aug 27, 2014 at 7:50 AM

“Pump Boys and Dinettes,” the crowd-pleasing musical that opened Friday at Camelot Theatre Company, delivers a high-energy evening of just plain old country-western fun.“Pump Boys and Dinettes” is a rollicking...

Updated Aug 19, 2014 at 6:02 PM

A Family Night performance of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's production of "A Wrinkle in Time" has been added for 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, in the Angus Bowmer Theatre.

Posted Aug 7, 2014 at 2:00 AM

Each August, the Oregon Shakespeare Festival holds a community fundraiser, "The Daedalus Project," to benefit local, regional, national and international HIV/AIDS charitable and research organizations.

Posted Jul 31, 2014 at 2:00 AM

"Godspell" was an unexpected hit when it opened off-Broadway in the spring of 1971. No one thought that a rock musical based on the parables and life of Jesus Christ would take the country by storm.

Updated Jul 24, 2014 at 12:10 PM

The contentious and nation-changing beginning of Lyndon B. Johnson's presidency dramatized by playwright Robert Schenkkan in the Oregon Shakespeare Festival's 2012 production of "All the Way" continues in part two, "The Great Society."

Posted Jul 17, 2014 at 2:00 AM

"There's no preset plot structure, there's no story template that we're basing anything on, there are no preset characters," says Brian Lohmann, associate artistic director for the Los Angeles-based Impro Theatre, about the group's shows,...

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