September 13–19, 2020

The Play’s the Thing!

7 days, 5 plays at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, and 9 lectures/discussions. For details regarding the specific productions, click here to visit the Oregon Shakespeare Festival website.

Examine innovative approaches to telling these stories on stage and discuss design decisions made by theatre artists and their impact on your experience of the performance. Program includes pre- and post-show discussions with an OSF professional artist who will introduce characters and background information for each performance to enhance your theatre experience.

Theatre Tickets


Dates Time Play
9/15/20 8:00 pm Peter and the Star Catcher
9/16/20 8:00 pm Confederates
9/17/20 1:30 pm Bring Down the House: Part 1
9/17/20 8:00 pm Bring Down the House: Part 2
9/18/20 1:30 pm Poor Yella Rednecks

Program Fee Per Person

$1,462 Double occupancy with private bathroom
$1,617 Single occupancy with private bathroom
$1,306 Double occupancy with shared bathroom
$1,431 Single occupancy with shared bathroom
$1,026 Commuter (lodging not included)

Program Fee Includes:

  • Tickets to 5 plays at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival
  • 13 lectures/discussions with OSF theatre professionals
  • 6 nights’ lodging at Southern Oregon University
  • 15 meals (12 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 9 dinners; 1 lunch and 1 dinner “on your own”)
  • Final dinner at a wonderful restaurant in Ashland!

PLEASE NOTE: This program requires a short, 5-minute walk from the residence building to the dining hall at Southern Oregon University as well as from the theatre to a nearby restaurant for the final dinner.

Maximum number of participants: 15

For information on registering for a program, please click here.

“Theatre is life with the dull bits cut out.”
—Alfred Hitchcock