Willamette Theatre Festival

We are proud to introduce the Willamette Theatre Festival. These spring Repertory productions are produced in conjunction and collaboration with local community members and our Theatre Department Staff and students.

Sarah Ruhl Double Header!  Both plays will be performed in repertory with performances rotating every other night!


Open Auditions

Feb. 29 & March 1, at 6:30pm

Russell Tripp Performance Center


Dead Man's Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhl

May 19, 27, 28 @ 7:30pm

May 21 @ 2:00pm


This play explores the paradox of modern technology's ability to both unite and isolate people in the digital age. The play was awarded a Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding New Play.

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

May 20, 21, 26 @ 7:30pm

May 28 @ 2:00pm



Eurydice retells the myth of Orpheus from the perspective of his wife, Eurydice. The story focuses on Eurydice's choice to return to earth with Orpheus or to stay in the underworld with her father.