Former members and associates of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival will stage a theater piece at 7 p.m. July 1, at the John Wright Theatre as part of CSU Summer Arts at California State University, Fresno.

The festival was founded in 1935 in Ashland, Ore., and is one of the nation’s oldest, largest and most-honored professional nonprofit theater groups.

Tickets are $15-$25 and may be purchased noon-6 p.m. Monday-Friday and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday at the Box Office in the Speech Arts Building, where the Wright Theatre is situated. Tickets also may be obtained online at or by phone at 559.278-5109.

CSU Summer Arts is a month-long program of courses taught by guest artists, who offer public performances, lectures and presentations. The series is in its 24th season overall and 11th at Fresno State.

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