CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University Theatre’s annual Spring One-Act Festival, featuring original short plays written and directed by OSU Theatre students, will run May 29 through June 2 on the OSU campus in Corvallis.

The festival includes two panels of plays. Panel A includes “Put on a Happy Face,” by Cole Haenggi and directed by Samantha Johnson; “The Guardian,” by Will Stone and directed by Nate Pereira; “A Curious Series of Small Murders,” by A.J. Glessner and directed by Sarah Wagner; and “Sasquatch,” by Lucy Gregson and directed by Amy Stein.

Panel B includes “The Last Person on Earth,” by Rachel Stahly and directed by Lindsay Esch; “The Golden Raspberry,” by Srimanyu Ganapathineedi and directed by Wendy Zhang; and “The Three Snap Shoe Swap,” by Hannah Fretz and directed by Mack Powers.

The plays in Panel A will run at 7:30 p.m. May 29 and at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. June 1. The plays in Panel B will be performed at 7:30 p.m. May 30 and May 31 and at 2 p.m. June 2.  All shows will be held in the Lab Theatre in Withycombe Hall, 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis.

Tickets are $8; $6 for seniors; $5 for youth/students; and $4 for OSU students. Seating is general admission and there is no late admittance to the theater.

Tickets are available through the OSU Theatre Box Office in Withycombe Hall room 144, by calling 541-737-2784 or online at Contact the box office for disability accommodations and/or group ticket sales.

College of Liberal Arts

About the OSU College of Liberal Arts: The College of Liberal Arts includes the fine and performing arts, humanities and social sciences, making it one of the largest and most diverse colleges at OSU. The college's research and instructional faculty members contribute to the education of all university students and provide national and international leadership, creativity and scholarship in their academic disciplines.

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Michelle Klampe, 541-737-0784, [email protected]


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