Red Octopus Theatre Company is providing a unique opportunity to work with professional set designer, Tim Stapleton, from Portland, for their upcoming production of “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.” The award winning play will be performed at the Newport Performing Arts Center in October 2016.
Mr. Stapleton has been a professional set designer for over 30 years and has taught Scenic Design, Scenic Painting, Costume History and Design and Introduction to Theatre for Willamette University, Lewis and Clark University, Central Washington University and Slippery Rock University in Pennsylvania. His past set design work for Red Octopus Theatre Company has included: “Quilters”, “Foxfire”, “Skin of Our Teeth”, and “Death of a Salesman.”
Any adult or student interested in the elements of Set Design is welcome to work on “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” and can reach Ron Miller at the Newport Performing Arts Center if interested. The Collins Foundation has generously given a grant to Red Octopus Theatre Company to make this possible for our community.