Category: OSF Archives

Season: 2013
Performance! article

Jun 26th, 2014

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Article on history of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival published in "Performance!"
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Season: 2012
Ruth Elodie King

Jan 22nd, 2013

Ruth Elodie King as 'Nanny' in "The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds"
Find out about Ruth Elodie King, who was a part of the OSF family from 1940 to 1978.
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Season: 2012
Karen Grassle

Oct 5th, 2012

Karen Grassle
Well, it’s Friday, so there must be a Famous Face! This week it is Karen Grassle, perhaps best known as ‘Ma Ingalls’ on eight seasons of “Little House on the Prairie.” In 2003, she played the Duchess of York in our production of “Richard II.”
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Tales from the Vault: The Diary of Anne Frank

Oct 4th, 2012

The thing about history is that it repeats itself. The beauty of theatre is that it interacts with generation after generation and makes connections to current events, over and over. Recently, Lue Douthit and I were talking about this year’s exhibits for the side galleries. One will be about The Diary of Anne Frank.
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Tales from the Vault: Margery Bailey

Oct 4th, 2012

As part of her work for Wit (produced in 2000), Lue Douthit consulted the Archives. Knowing the reputation of Margery Bailey, Lue thought perhaps Dr. Bailey would be a good model for the scholarly and academic Professor E.M. Ashford, a character in the play performed by Catherine E. Coulson.



So why Margery Bailey? Who was she and why is she the only woman, among men, to grace the wall at the back of the reception desk?
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