theater en The [Unforgettable] White Fugue <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The frustration in crafting this column is the long lag-time between deadline and publication date. Add to that the tradition of orienting December articles to holiday subjects, and my enthusiasm for the Southern Oregon University production last November of </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The White Fugue</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, devised and directed by James Donlon, becomes almost a </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">why-bother-mention-it-now?</em></p> Sat, 01 Feb 2014 23:30:34 +0000 Molly Tinsley 7166 at The [Unforgettable] White Fugue Ashland New Plays Festival Rolls Out Readings <p>Just as the Oregon Shakespeare Festival approaches the end of its long season, its hometown plays host to a smattering of plays that may grace stages in the future.</p><p></p><p>The <a href="" target="_blank"><strong>Ashland New Plays Festival</strong></a> returns this week, giving audiences a chance to see and hear readings of plays by playwrights both established and new.&nbsp; Mon, 21 Oct 2013 17:40:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 1554 at Ashland New Plays Festival Rolls Out Readings The Teacher Behind The Success of "Drama High" <p>Think of it as &quot;Friday Night Lights&quot; with stage lighting.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>A high school theater in economically depressed Levittown, Pennsylvania cranked out highly polished hits, and careers in theater for some of its participants, under the direction of Lou Volpe.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 07 Oct 2013 17:22:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 953 at The Teacher Behind The Success of "Drama High" Method To The Madness: "Divine Lunacy" <p>How best to broach the subject of mental illness?</p><p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 19:08:08 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 336 at Method To The Madness: "Divine Lunacy"