Behind the Curtain: A Weekend in A Theatre Lover’s Paradise
Experience a haven of theater as you attend two shows, learn about production and design and speak with actors and experts at the world-renowned Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
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Program No. 19885RJ
4 days
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At a Glance

Come experience a weekend of cutting-edge theater at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, one of the top theater companies in the U.S. Meet actors straight off the stages of OSF and explore the context of each production with company members and theater experts. Each year over its nine-month season the theater company stages a selection of Shakespeare’s works, national and international classics and world premieres.
Activity Level
Walking up to two blocks, standing up to one hour. Indoor and outdoor theatres are accessible.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Your program includes tickets to two Oregon Shakespeare Festival performances.
  • Discuss each play with an actor from the company, putting each production into a broader context and introducing you to special guests.
  • Learn about a specialized aspect of theatrical production ranging from costuming to scene design and beyond.

General Notes

A longer 5-night version of this program is also available: 19884. For details, see www.roadscholar.org/19884 or call toll free at (877) 426-8056.
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Suzanne Witucki
Born and raised on the East Coast, Suzanne Witucki lived in the Midwest while completing her graduate studies, raising a family and pursuing her teaching career at the Detroit Country Day School. Now retired and a resident of Ashland, Oregon, Suzanne runs a college consulting business and has taught Shakespeare for more than 15 years through the Siskiyou Center. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, theater, hiking, bridge, gourmet cooking and activities with the Ashland branch of the American Association of University Women.
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