welcome to theatreland

Discover a year-round theatrical paradise.

Come enjoy and experience our strong historical roots. The Oregon Shakespeare Festival  began in 1935 and is the cornerstone of Ashland’s culture, offering 10 months of the best repertory theatre in the country with over 800 performances, 11 plays in the three theaters plus numerous activities and events such as The Green Show, offered free to the public with an intentionally eclectic blend of local and out of town performances.

Ashland’s abundant theatre community offers a variety of venues and plays that run throughout the year including Mondays, that are bright in Ashland. The Oregon Cabaret Theatre offers dinner, dessert and spirits. Camelot Theatre located in nearby Talent delivers a variety of shows. Ashland New Plays Festival, Livia Genise Productions and Ashland Contemporary Theatre present community theatre in Ashland. SOU’s Oregon Center for the Arts presents award-winning drama, comedy, and musicals.  To see Performing Arts members, click here: Beyond theatre, Dance + Collective brings world-class dance performance and training to Southern Oregon.