Southern Oregon University, Ashland, Oregon. Just a few miles north of the Oregon/
California border along I-5, Ashland has been the home of the Oregon Shakespeare
Festival since 1935. Among the oldest and largest professional regional theatres in the
nation, the festival draws players and spectators from around the world. Each season
includes a repertory of classical and contemporary works set on three stages.
Shopping and Local Sights
Ashland is filled with quaint shops and excellent restaurants. Nearby Medford has many of the bigger city store fronts and a mall. Crater Lake National Park can easily be visited. Historic Jacksonville is a step back in time and is filled with antique shops and restaurants. Bring your camera.