Festival Events Calendar
Tuesday Aug 1
6:00 pG. Bellows' America
Thursday Aug 3
10:00 aThe Cocoanuts
1:30 pAlex's Ragtime Band
4:30 pBerlin's Songs
7:30 pCheek To Cheek
Friday Aug 4
10:00 aTop Hat
2:30 pHeat Wave
4:30 p20s In Revue
7:30 pBlue Skies
Saturday Aug 5
10:00 aLet Yourself Go!
2:30 pA Day In The Life
4:30 pThe Real Anthem
7:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Sunday Aug 6
2:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Tuesday Aug 8
10:00 aFilm: Annie Get Your Gun
7:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Wednesday Aug 9
10:00 aFollow The Fleet
2:30 pCome On And Hear
4:30 pTin Pan Alley & The South
7:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Thursday Aug 10
10:00 aHoliday Inn
2:30 pFace The Music
4:30 pBerlin The Man
7:30 pYou're Just In Love
Friday Aug 11
10:00 aCall Me Madam
2:30 pMan Bites Dog
4:30 pBerlin On America
7:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Saturday Aug 12
2:30 pMy Walking Stick
7:30 pSay It With Music
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Richard Jessup
Irving Berlin's America
Annie Get Your Gun
Richard H. Jessup
  • Biography
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Richard H. Jessup (Director/Choreographer, Annie Get Your Gun) joins OFAM for his fourth straight season. He was introduced to Eugene audiences as choreographer of OFAM 2003's Guys and Dolls and has returned as director and choreographer for OFAM 2004's fresh new take on Lerner and Lowe's My Fair Lady and its 2005 critically-acclaimed re-creation of the original 1934 version of Cole Porter's Anything Goes.

Richard has been performing, teaching, directing, and choreographing since 1977. As an independent producer, director and choreographer, Richard has most recently worked on South Pacific (Seattle area), and has co-produced and directed a full-length Nutcracker Ballet (Grants Pass). He is participating both as a co-producer and as a concert choreographer for the upcoming Men In Dance Festival in Seattle, a festival he founded in 1995. Richard has produced and directed Swing (Britt music Festival and Craterian Performances, Medford), The World Goes ‘Round (Craterian Performances, Medford), and the Nutcracker Ballet (Grants Pass). As Artistic Director of Rogue Music Theatre in Grants Pass, Richard produced, directed and choreographed such productions as Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar, Sound of Music, The King & I, and My Fair Lady. He has also worked at the Oregon Cabaret Theatre in Ashland; and has choreographed productions for the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland. Richard now lives in Seattle.

2003
Aug 8-15OFAM 2003Guys and DollsSilva
2004
Aug 6-13OFAM 2004My Fair LadySilva
2005
Aug 6-12OFAM 2005Anything GoesSilva
2006
Aug 5-11OFAM 2006Annie Get Your GunSilva
2007
Aug 3-10OFAM 2007South PacificSilva
Aug 4-11OFAM 2007Babes In ArmsSilva
2008
Jul 25-Aug 10OFAM 2008The Wizard of OzSilva
Aug 1-16OFAM 2008BrigadoonSilva
2009
Jul 31-Aug 9ST 2009Oklahoma!Silva
Dec 4-13ST 2009White ChristmasJaqua
2010
Jul 23-Aug 7ST 2010The Boys From SyracuseJaqua
Dec 3-19ST 2010White ChristmasJaqua
2011
Jun 16-19ST 2011Pal JoeyJaqua
Jul 29-Aug 12ST 2011Girl CrazySilva
Dec 2-18ST 2011The Sound of MusicJaqua
2012
Jun 14-17ST 2012Sweet CharityJaqua
Aug 4-12ST 2012The King And ISilva
Oct 4-7ST 2012Lady, Be GoodJaqua
Nov 1-4SP 2012-13Shirley Andress: When The Sun Comes OutJaqua
2013
Jun 12-16ST 2013No, No, Nanette!Jaqua
Aug 2-11ST 2013The Music ManSilva
Dec 5-22ST 2013CamelotJaqua
2014
Jun 20-29ST 2014Oh, Kay!Jaqua
2015
Apr 17-19SP 2014-15How Lovely To Be A WomanJaqua
2018
Sep 14-30ST 2018The Wizard of OzJaqua
2019
Apr 12-14SP 2018-19Bon SoirJaqua
Jul 12-21ST 2019Damn YankeesJaqua
Dec 6-22ST 2019She Loves MeJaqua
2020
Feb 29-Mar 1SP 2019-20Shirley Andress: My Name Is Barbra
2021
Dec 3-19ST2021Holiday InnJaqua
Richard H. Jessup appears in these Irving Berlin's America events:
Saturday Aug 5
7:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Sunday Aug 6
2:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Tuesday Aug 8
7:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Wednesday Aug 9
7:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
Friday Aug 11
7:30 pAnnie Get Your Gun
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