Adriana Baer

Adriana Baer

For Artists Rep, Adriana has directed Between Riverside and Crazy by Stephen Adly Guirgis, Marjorie Prime by Jordan Harrison, and The Price by Arthur Miller.  Other Portland credits include Macbeth (Portland Center Stage), The Language Archive by Julia Cho (Portland...

Dámaso  Rodríguez

Dámaso Rodríguez

Dámaso Rodríguez is in his seventh season as Artistic Director of Artists Repertory Theatre (ART).  He is a Co-Founder of L.A.'s Furious Theatre, where he served as Co-Artistic Director from 2001-2012.  From 2007-2010 he served as Associate Artistic Director of the...

Gemma Whelan

Gemma Whelan

Gemma is very happy to return to Artists Rep, where she previously directed the world premiere of Ithaka by Andrea Stolowitz. She is the founding Artistic Director of Corrib Theatre. For Corrib she has directed Little Gem by Elaine Murphy, The Hen Night Epiphany by...

Jane Unger

Jane Unger

Most recently at Artists Rep, Jane directed Mothers and Sons and the staged reading of The Talented Ones as part of Table|Room|Stage program. Jane is the founding Artistic Director of Profile Theatre Project in Portland whose mission celebrates the playwright by...

JoAnn  Johnson

JoAnn Johnson

JoAnn’s directing credits for Artists Rep include Ballerina, Birdsend, Crumbs from the Table of Joy, Vanya, Blackbird, The Gin Game, Grand Concourse, and I and You. Other directing credits include The School for Lies and Boom (Theatre Vertigo); Macbeth (Quintessence...

Josh Hecht

Josh Hecht

Josh Hecht is a Drama Desk Award-winning director and the artistic director of Profile Theatre. At Profile, he has directed In The Wake by Lisa Kron and the rotating repertory productions of Quiara Alegria Hudes’ Water By The Spoonful and The Happiest Song Plays Last....

Lava Alapai

Lava Alapai

Lava is originally from Okinawa, Japan and grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii where she learned the art of Bunraku puppetry. She graduated with an MFA in acting from California Institute of the Arts and has been creating theatre in Portland for more than a decade. Credits...

Michael Mendelson

Michael Mendelson

Michael is a Resident Artist at Artists Rep since 2008 and has been a part of well over 40 productions with this outstanding company. His acting credits include Indecent, 1984, Doll’s House, Part 2, Everybody, Small Mouth Sounds, Magellanica, An Octoroon, Marjorie...

Paul Angelo

Paul Angelo

Paul Angelo makes his Artists Rep debut as a director with A CIVIL WAR CHRISTMAS. As an actor, he has been seen here previously in ITHAKA by Andrea Stolowitz. He serves as the associate artistic director of Staged! musical theatre  and as a director in residence with...

William (Bill) Earl Ray

William (Bill) Earl Ray

William (Bill) Earl Ray is a director and actor with 40 years of experience in the business. William is pleased to be back at Artists Rep after such a long absence. His last direction at Artists Rep was Ain’t Misbehavin’ and he acted in Artists Rep’s A Raisin in the...

Yasmin Ruvalcaba

Yasmin Ruvalcaba

Yasmin Ruvalcaba (she/her/hers), is excited to be working on her first project at Artists Rep. Yasmin graduated from Williams College in 2017, where she directed plays such as El Nogalar, Los Vendidos, and Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom for the student run, Cap&Bells....

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