Caroline Schaffer

Stories Alive Cast Member

Caroline Schaffer is a professional actor, Ashland local, and long-time contributer to Oregon Shakepeare Festival productions. Her roles in nine season at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival include: Miss Havisham in Great Expectations; Willfull; Hippolyta in A Midsummer Night's Dream; Dr. Zavala, Waitress and Caroline in Distracted; Mrs. Racket in The Belle's Stratagem; Katie in Some Americans Abroad; Lucy in Woman in Mind; Mopsa in The Winter's Tale; Peer Gynt; and the Black Swan Lab.

Other credits include: Amelia Earhart: Flights of Fancy (Brooklyn Academy of Music), All the Way and The Great Society (Seattle Repertory Theatre); Dancing at Lughnasa; Henry VI, Part One; the Tempest; The Circle; The Night of the Iguana; Light Up the Sky (Alabama Shakespeare Festival); King Lear, You Never Can Tell (Utah Shakespearean Festival); Present Laughter (TheatreWorks); The Winter's Tale, As You Like It, King John, Hamlet (California Shakespeare Theatre); And a Nightingale Sang...(Indiana Repertory Theatre); The Dining Room (Grove Shakespeare Festival); Diamond Lil (American Conservatory Theater); A Christmas Carol (Milwaukee Repertory Theatre); Skaters (Magic Theatre); Into Me See (Film/TV); and Eyes of Terror (Film/TV).

Caroline has a Masters of Fine Arts from the American Conservatory Theater, and complete additional studies at Weber Douglas, in London.