University Theatre 2017-2018 Season

Price Range: 
Flex Pass $40 Adult |$30 UO Faculty/Staff| $30 Seniors 65+ | $30 Non-UO College Student | $30 Youth 3-18
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tickets available online (see link below), in person, and by phone
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University Theatre
Event Date: 
Friday, September 15, 2017 - 12:00am to Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 8:00pm

  • Flex Pass Vouchers offer you the opportunity to see 1 or all of the season's plays at a great discount.
  • Use 1 voucher for each show, all 5 for one show, or any combination in between. 

Picnic (Hope)

April 20, 21, 27, 28. May 4, 5 @ 7:30 pm. 4/29 @ 2:00 pm

As generations of women prepare for Labor Day celebrations in their small town, a young drifter inspires life-changing choices. This 1953 Pulitzer Prize winning play challenges us to revisit a 1950s America from our current vantage point.

Written by William Inge, Directed by Tricia Rodley

Tricks to Inherit (Robinson)

May 25, 26. June 1, 2, 8, 9 @ 7:30 pm. 6/3 @2:00 pm

Tricks to Inherit: is the first translation of Reygadas' Astucias por heredar un sobrino a un tío, cited as the "first drama staged in California" by Hispanic theatre historian Nicolás Kanellos. Written in Mexico City, Tricks to Inherit is a satirical comedy about a miserly uncle, his love-struck nephew, and their wily servants.

Written by Fermin de Reygadas, Translated by Dr. Garcia-Caro, Directed by Olga Sanchez Saltve