Resource guides for each production are available for downloading through the links below. Each guide includes a synopsis of the play and other relevant background information of use to educators, students and interested patrons.

We try to have resource guides posted one week before the opening of each production.  If a guide is not yet posted, please check back or email with any questions.


2013–2014 Resource Guides


Fiddler on the Roof
The Mountaintop
Twist Your Dickens
The Santaland Diaries
A Small Fire
The Last Five Years

2012–2013 Resource Guides

Sweeney Todd
The Body of An American

A Midsummer Night's Dream
The Santaland Diaries
I Love to Eat
Venus in Fur
The Whipping Man
Clybourne Park
The People's Republic of Portland
Somewhere in Time

2011–2012 Resource Guides

The Real Americans
A Christmas Story
The Santaland Diaries
The North Plan
Shakespeare's Amazing Cymbeline
Anna Karenina
Black Pearl Sings!
It Ain't Nothin But the Blues


2010–2011 Resource Guides

Sunset Boulevard
An Iliad
A Christmas Story
The Santaland Diaries
The Imaginary Invalid
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
One Night with Janis Joplin


2009–2010 Resource Guides

Josh Kornbluth’s Ben Franklin: Unplugged
A Christmas Carol
The Santaland Diaries
Snow Falling on Cedars
The Receptionist
Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps
The Chosen
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

JAW: A Playwrights Festival 2014
July 24 — 26

FREE! No reservations needed. All seats General Admission.

2014–2015 Season
September 20 — June 21

For ticket information, contact the box office at 503-445-3700 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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