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Since 1982

OSHP provides amateur theatre in and for the Oregon, Wisconsin community,
offering opportunities to participate voluntarily in all production processes,
striving for excellence while stressing enjoyment and entertainment, and
welcoming all those who choose to associate with the Oregon area.

Our next production is
Sondheim on Sondheim

directed by David Lawver
with assistance and music direction by Duane Draper

Sondheim on Sondheim is an intimate portrait of the famed songwriter
featuring interview footage and new arrangements of his most beloved work.

Music and lyrics are by Stephen Sondheim.
The show was conceived and directed on Broadway by James Lapine.

Performances will be August 4th-12th at Prairie View Elementary School and Charlie's on Main. Click here for more information.

Tickets are now available!

We are delighted to announce our winter show,


by Faye Couch Reeves
directed by Evan Fitzgerald

Auditions October 8th and 9th.

Congratulations to our 2017 scholarship winners!

Nathan Anderson
Katelyn Curtin
Ben Tierman
John Unertl

More information about scholarships here.

OSHP Gear from Lands' End

You can now purchase hundreds of items with the OSHP logo,
including polo and dress shirts, hats, aprons, and
accessories from Lands' End. Click here to start shopping.

Shop at Amazon and support OSHP!

If you still need to see the Miracle in Mudville pages click here.

If you still need to see the Best Christmas Pageant Ever pages click here.

If you still need to see the Big Fish pages click here.

If you still need to see the Fame Jr pages click here.

If you still need to see the Joseph... pages, including the trailer, click here.

If you still need to see the The Giver pages, including the trailer, click here.

If you still need to see the Gypsy pages, including the trailer, click here.

If you still need to see the Putnam County pages, including the trailer, click here.

Board Meetings

Our annual membership meeting will be August 28th at 6:30 in the Little Theatre at Prairie View Elementary School.
The next board meeting will be immediately following the membership meeting.
Members are welcome to attend meetings of the Board.

OSHP Member and Neighbor News

Rose Beach and Fred Younger will appear in Madison Savoyards' production of HMS Pinafore July 28th-August 6th.

Gregory Brumfield and Jo Chalhoub are performing in Middleton Players Theatre's production of Ragtime August 10th-13th.

Aris Awes, Ashton Florence, Emme Hannibal, Maria Marsland, Caleb Mathura, and Erin Milleville are new members of the Overture Center's Tommy Ensemble. They join veterans Katelyn Curtin, Emma DeWeese, and John Fulton and veteran Ensemble member but new Straw Hatter Sam Galvin. Gail Becker directs the group.

Collin Khamphouy is in the national tour of Pippin.

Lee Wilkins (Damn Yankees 1985) was the Associate Choreographer for Bright Star on Broadway.

Tari Kelly (Maria in our 1990 West Side Story as Tari Attoe) is in the cast of Groundhog Day on Broadway. Previews begin March 16 with an official opening April 17 in time to be eligible for the 2017 Tony Awards.

Fabian Qamar, our Kasper from Amahl, is the new Director of the Sheboygan Symphony Chorus.

Matt Kaspar (assistant conductor for our 2003 Sound of Music) has joined the Phoenix Symphony as Assistant Conductor and Phoenix Youth Symphony Music Director.

Gail Becker is Director of Education for Capital City Theatre, Madison's brand new professional musical theatre company.

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