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David Gardiner

Guest Artist, Director

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Contact Information

Salem Campus

900 State Street
Salem  Oregon  97301


David Gardiner has worked in over 250 productions as a director, actor and teacher in Europe and America. He has lived in England for more than 20 years; prior to that he was a company member of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. He is currently Professor of Acting at the University of Florida.

Selected Directing credits:

  • Uncle Vanya, Aarus Teater, Denmark;
  • A Cry Of Players, Skuespillerskolen-Odense, Denmark;
  • Rashomon, Cassandra Theatre, Norway;
  • Romeo and Juliet, York Players Theatre, England;
  • Fri Os Fra . . ., Sorte Hest Teater, Copenhagen;
  • Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, National Theatre (Young Vic), England;
  • The Four Seasons, Citizen’s Theatre, Glasgow, Scotland;
  • The Dumb Waiter, Long Warf Theatre, New Haven.
Willamette University


M. Lee Pelton Theatre
Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.