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Live Rogue Valley theater, livestream plays: May 28

The Ensemble from the Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s 2014 production of “The Comedy of Errors,” which is streaming on OSF’s website. See listing below. Photo by Jenny Graham / OSF

Editor’s note: Because of changing COVID-19 restrictions in place in Oregon, please call businesses or check their websites to confirm all listed events.

Ashland High School Theatre: Mountain Avenue Theatre, 201 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland. For details call the AHS Main Office 541-482-8771.

‘Our Place’: The Ashland High School Honors Acting Ensemble will present the 40-minute dramatic comedy “Our Place” by Terry Gabbard. The unassuming location of a dock extending out onto a small lake serves as the backdrop for five different stories, which come together in the final scene. In a poetic epilogue, all the characters discover the true meaning of “Our Place.” Performances are scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, June 7-8. Admission is $5 donation at the door. Seating is limited in compliance with state health guidelines.

Barnstormers Theatre: 112 Evelyn Ave., Grants Pass. See barnstormersgp.org or call 541-479-3557 for showtimes, tickets and further information. Group discounts are available.

‘Arsenic and Old Lace’: This play is a hilarious comedy hit about the Brewster sisters, two seemingly innocent old ladies with Victorian charm, who populate their cellar with the remains of socially and religiously “acceptable” roomers. The antics of two of their nephews, one of whom believes that he is Theodore Roosevelt, and the other whose psychopathic ways and multiple plastic surgeries make him resemble Boris Karloff, contribute to the dynamics of this unique family. Written by Joseph Kesselring and directed by Brianna Gowland. Performances are set for 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, June 12-26, and at 2 p.m. Sundays, June 13-27. In accordance with COVID-19 guidelines the show will be performed to a limited capacity of 28 people per performance and masks will be required while in the theatre. Tickets are $18, $60 for groups of 4. For questions or ticket purchasing assistance call the box office.

Camelot Theatre: 101 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets and information available at camelottheatre.org or 541-535-5250.

Camelot will announce its 39th Season (2021) on June 2. The theatre is now airing their show “Rogue Lives,” which features presentations and stories from four notable local actors, who share real stories from their extraordinary lives both on and off the stage, on Southern Oregon PBS. The first episode aired on Thursday, May 6. SO PBS will repeat the individual episodes again at 6 p.m. each Sunday through May 30, and a compilation program of all four episodes is scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday, June 3. Camelot partners again this year with the Oregon Conservatory of Performing Arts (OCPA) to offer an in-person, conservatory training program for children and young adults ages 7 to 19. The program focuses on theatre history, playwriting, acting, musical theatre, dance and stage confidence. For more information or to register a student, see OregonConservatory.org.

Collaborative Theatre Project: 555 Medford Center, Medford. Tickets and information are available at ctpmedford.org, on Facebook, by calling 541-779-1055. Group rates are available.

‘Into the Breeches’: It’s 1942 and all the men have shipped off to war. The Oberon Community Theatre is struggling to stay alive, and something must be done. Maggie, the wife of the director-turned-soldier comes up with a plan. She decides to produce Shakespeare’s “Henriad” with women instead, assembling an increasingly unexpected team united in desire, if not actual theatre experience. This play is a hilarious, touching and inspiring story of community, the power of theatre and friendships. This new script, by George Brant, is a regional premiere and is directed by Todd Nielsen. Performances are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays through June 5, and at 1:30 p.m. Sundays through June 6. Tickets are $30, $25 for students and seniors 60 and older. Masks are required in the theatre and must cover your nose and mouth. Seating is limited in accordance with all pandemic restrictions and regulations All actors and staff undergo routine testing.

Oregon Cabaret Theatre: 241 Hargadine St, on the corner of First and Hargadine streets, Ashland. Tickets and information are available at oregoncabaret.com or by calling 541-488-2902. Reservations are required for pre-show dinner and brunch. Appetizers, beverages and desserts are available without reservations. Student rush tickets are $15 and can be purchased 30 minutes before curtain with valid ID, subject to availability. Group discounts available.

‘The Great American Trailer Park’:

Note: All performances of “The Great American Trailer Park” are currently sold out. The theatre is encouraging people to call the box office to be added to a wait list, in the event Jackson County drops to “moderate risk level” and allows for future performances.

There’s a new tenant at Armadillo Acres — and she’s wreaking havoc all over Florida’s most exclusive trailer park. When Pippi, the stripper on the run, comes between the Dr. Phil-loving, agoraphobic Jeannie and her tollbooth collector husband—the storms begin to brew. The musical is filled to the brim with irreverent comedy and show stopping musical numbers like “This Side of the Tracks,” “Flushed Down the Pipes,” and “Storms A Brewin.” Directed by Michael Jenkinson. Performances are set for 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, Mondays and select Wednesdays, through June 19, and 1 p.m. Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, through June 20. Tickets are $43, $39 or $29. COVID-19 safety measures include masks being worn at all times when not eating, temperature checks at the door, tables 6 feet apart and 12 feet from performers, and limited capacity (maximum of 42 patrons to adhere to Jackson County’s “high risk” status). Upcoming performances include ”Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story,” July1-Sept. 5; “Poirot: Murder on the Links,” Sept. 18-Nov.7; and “Christmas, Contigo,” Nov. 18-Dec. 31. For questions or ticket purchasing assistance call the box office.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival: 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. Showtimes, ticket prices and information available at osfashland.org or at 800-219-8161. Group discounts available. OSF’s interactive and immersive digital content platform, O!, can be accessed for free at osfashland.org/digital. Some content will be accessed for a fee. Other content available or in development includes interviews, digital storytelling, online classes, podcasts, audio plays and more.

‘Snow in Midsummer’: The archived play “Snow in Midsummer” by Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig will be available for streaming Monday through Saturday, through May 29. The production interweaves two stories — of a young woman who curses her city from beyond the grave, and of a wealthy businesswoman who must face the parched, locust-plagued city. This modern ghost story reimagines a classic myth and explores the legacy of trauma, the heart of injustice, and the lengths to which we go for love. Tickets are $15.

‘The Comedy of Errors’: The archived play “The Comedy of Errors” by William Shakespeare will be available for streaming Tuesday through Saturday, June 1-26. Antipholus and his servant, Dromio, go looking for family they lost years ago. Traveling from the rural South, they journey to the big city and find themselves in the heart of the Harlem Renaissance. And, surprise: suddenly there are two identical Antipholi and two identical Dromios, which has everybody in town (including significant others) seeing double. To make matters worse, another family member is about to be executed for breaking local law. Laughs fly in this jazz-filled, visually delightful production as the clock ticks in Shakespeare’s farce about the craziest family reunion ever. Directed by Kent Gash and choreographed by Byron Easley. Tickets are $15.

Live Performances: The Oregon Shakespeare Festival announced May 28 it will reopen the Allen Elizabethan Theatre on July 1, and there will be weekly Wednesday outdoor concerts at the Elizabethan from July through October. Also, OSF will have its first-ever holiday season, Nov. 28 – Jan. 2, in the Angus Bowmer Theatre. See mailtribune.com and ashlandtidings.com for complete coverage.

Randall Theatre Company: 115 E. Main St., Medford. See randalltheatre.com or call 541-690-8810 for showtimes, tickets and further information. Group discounts are available.

‘Stream-a-Thon’: The Randall Theatre Company will hold a fundraising event featuring both in-person and livestreaming elements spanning 24 hours and two locations in downtown Medford, Friday and Saturday, June 4-5. The “Stream-a-Thon” will feature live music by David Pinsky and Phil Newton and others, comedy by Nick Lanier, Ty Boice and Dustin Wood, and performances from Randall Theatre Company shows, including a preview of the Randall’s upcoming show, “Broadway or Bust — The 1970s.” Performances will take place in both the Ghostlight Playhouse, 115 E. Main St., and the future Ghostlight Eatery, 16 N. Front St. (the former Howiee’s on Front). Also look for raffles, a silent auction and the opportunity to sample menu items crafted by the Ghostlight’s Chef Brandt Nakamura. For more information, see randalltheatre.com or call 541-690-8810.

Teen Musical Theater of Oregon: Craterian Performances’ youth theater program stages professional productions at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. Tickets and information are available at craterian.org, at the box office, 16 S. Bartlett St., or by calling 541-779-3000.

‘Into the Woods’: Expect the unexpected in this Grimm fairytale mashup crafted by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, and directed by Stephen and Cailey McCandless. In the woods, we find the Baker and his Wife trying to reverse a witch’s curse so they can have what they wish for most in life: a child. But they’re not alone in the woods and soon cross paths with Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, Jack (of beanstalk fame) and two hapless princes all searching for their own “happily ever after.” In this sometimes haunting but always magical musical, we’re reminded to “Be Careful What We Wish For” because we might not get what we expect, and to be careful what we say because “Children Will Listen.” But in the end and best of all, we’re reminded that “No One is Alone.” Performances are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, June 4-19, and at 3 p.m. Sundays, June 6-20. Tickets are $25. Masks must be worn in the building at all times, and all COIVD-19 safety guidelines will be enforced.