May 19, 2024
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ShakespeareAMERICA presents: The Journey to Juliet: An Interview with Jada Alston Owens

ShakespeareAMERICA presents: The Journey to Juliet: An Interview with Jada Alston Owen 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 8, at the Southern Oregon University Digital Media Center. Limited seating (50 seats), first come, first seated. Free and open to the public, tickets required.

Jada Alston Owens, currently starring as Juliet in Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s production of “Romeo and Juliet,” talks about her evolution as an actor as well as the challenges of tackling such an iconic role — in such an iconic play.

Jada, who hails from New Orleans, is making her OSF debut. A self-described multi-hyphenated actor, she has also performed at the Roustabouts Theatre Co., the La Jolla Playhouse, and the Old Globe Theatre. She earned her MFA in acting from the University of California, San Diego.

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June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm



Digital Media Center (DMC)

1525 Webster St.
Ashland, 97520

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