The Department of Theatre Arts at the University of Oregon serves a variety of students with a wide range of needs and interests. The faculty of this department are committed to a liberal arts approach to theatre education and to maintaining the highest standards both in academic pursuits and in performance. We deeply believe in the value of theatre as a form of cultural formation and communication as well as a pathway for personal growth.
Michael Teague: setting the stage for awesomeness!
Michael Teague won the National award for Excellence in Scenic Design at the National Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival competition for Outstanding Theatrical Design in Washington D.C. in March 2019 for his stage set/scenic design for University Theatre’s “The Father.”Michael first won the regional competition for Design Excellence when the University of Oregon hosted the KCACTF Region 7 festival in February 2018. Region 7 encompasses all colleges in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, ...
Quick Facts on Heidi:
Playwright and actress
Current Super Successful Broadway Show: What the Constitution Means to Me
Nominated for two Drama Desk Awards Outstanding Play Outstanding Actress in a Play
Nominated for two Tony Awards Best Play Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
After graduation, Heidi spent time teaching English in Siberia. After this she was a journalist in St. Petersburg, Russia. After this she came to Seattle, Washington to pursue acting and writing. She is playwright and star of Broadway show What the Constitution Means to...
May 24, 25, 31. June 1, 7, 8 @ 7:30 p.m. June 2 @ 2:00 pm. Robinson Theatre It has been 50 years since humans landed on the Moon. Maybe you remember? In 1969, when astronauts looked back at the Earth from space, they fell in love with “the Blue Planet,” and the photos they sent back changed us all. THE HOME PLANET is a poetic, visual, and musical journey celebrating the hope inspired by those first photos and our stories of connection to the blue planet we call home. This collaboration with composer/performer Cullen Vance exalts the sustaining beauty of that historic moment and the call of...