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Portland Actors Conservatory
1436 SW Montgomery St. Portland, OR 97201
503-274-1717
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http://www.actorsconservatory.com/show3.php

Quotes & Highlights

Watch an interview with playwright Sarah Ruhl.
Read a New Yorker piece on Ruhl.
Visit the Portland Actors Conservatory for more info on director Rose Riordan.

Description

Multiple Drammy Award-winner and Portland Center Stage Associate Artistic Director Rose Riordan directs Passion Play by Sarah Ruhl, one of contemporary drama’s most distinctive voices. This epic panorama of amateur actors participating in re-enactments of Christ’s Passion portrays productions of the ritualized Christian drama taking place in 16th-century England and Hitler’s Austria.

About the Ticket Supplier: Portland Actors Conservatory

Portland Actors Conservatory is the premiere school for professional actor training in the Pacific Northwest. Artistic director Beth Harper leads the Conservatory's multiple offerings including its fulltime, Two Year Professional Training Program, ongoing Studio Class offerings, and the Summer on Stage youth theater program. Portland Actors Conservatory provides the highest standard in acting training with distinguished faculty Connor Kerns, Buck Skelton, Sarah Lucht, Jane Geesman, Chris Mikolavich, and Philip Cuomo. The Conservatory is located near Portland, Ore.'s city center in the historic Firehouse Theatre, housing an upstairs studio space as well an intimate 70-seat theatre. Portland Actors Conservatory annually produces a three show season featuring its second year students, in addition to two student showcases. Portland Actors Conservatory is Oregon's only independent professional acting training school accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre.