Festival Musical(s)
Festival Events Calendar
Monday Aug 1
6:00 pIt's De-Lovely
Thursday Aug 4
10:00 aBorn To Dance
4:30 pMovie Bios of Porter
7:30 pAll Of You
Friday Aug 5
10:00 aKiss Me, Kate
1:30 pJazz Transformations
2:30 pNow You Has Jazz
4:30 pAround The World w/ Porter
7:30 pCole Jazz
Saturday Aug 6
10:00 aYou're The Top! Marathon
2:30 pKiss Me, Kate
4:30 pRestoring Anything Goes
Wednesday Aug 10
10:00 aPanama Hattie
2:30 pLet's Do It!
4:30 pClassic Paris
7:30 pPorter In Paris
Thursday Aug 11
10:00 aSilk Stockings
2:30 pI Get A Kick
4:30 pPorter As Balladeer
7:30 pClassic Porter
Friday Aug 12
10:00 aFilm: Can-Can
2:30 pYou're Sensational
4:30 pSong Styles
Saturday Aug 13
7:30 pAll Through The Night
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Richard Jessup
Cole Porter - Night And Day
Anything Goes
Richard H. Jessup
  • Biography
  • Shedd Appearances
Richard H. Jessup has been performing, teaching, directing, and choreographing since 1977. As an independent director and choreographer, having participated in productions throughout the Northwest. Richard was the Artistic Director for Rogue Music Theatre in Grants Pass for ten seasons. His direction and choreography credits include Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar, Sound of Music, and The King and I for Rogue Music Theatre; Cupid & Psyche, The Polish Diva from Milwaukee, and Nunsense Jamboree for Oregon Cabaret Theater in Ashland; and Crumbs from the Table of Joy and Two Gentlemen from Verona, Oregon Shakespeare Festival.
Richard's first work with OFAM was as choreographer for its 2003 production of Guys and Dolls. He returned last year as director of our 2004 production of My Fair Lady.
Richard lives in Seattle, Washington.
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
Sep 17-26ST2021The Pajama GameJaqua
Dec 3-19ST2021Holiday InnJaqua
2022
Sep 9-25Peter PanJaqua
Richard H. Jessup appears in these Cole Porter events:
Saturday Aug 6
7:30 pAnything Goes
Sunday Aug 7
2:30 pAnything Goes
Tuesday Aug 9
7:30 pAnything Goes
Wednesday Aug 10
7:30 pAnything Goes
Friday Aug 12
7:30 pAnything Goes
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