Return to staff
Timothy Orr

Timothy Orr

TIM ORR has been with the Colorado Shakespeare Festival as a performer since 2007. He joined the staff as the Associate Producing Director in 2011 and became Producing Artistic Director in 2013. During his tenure at CSF, he has helped found the CSF School of Theatre and CSF’s nationally recognized Shakespeare anti-bullying school tour, has begun the Original Practices series of Shakespeare’s plays, and has led CSF through several successful capital and endowment campaigns. As an actor, he has appeared in 10 productions at CSF and in numerous theaters across California. His CSF directing credits include "Twelfth Night" (2019), "Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" (2017) "Wittenberg" (2015) and "I Hate Hamlet" (2014), as well as several touring productions. He has held lecturer positions in classical acting, voice, and musical theater at the University of California-Davis, the University of Colorado Boulder, and the Berkeley Repertory School of Theatre. He holds degrees in music and arts management from California State University-Sacramento and an MFA in theater from the University of California-Davis. He was a Fellow with the League of American Orchestras.

Related events View all events

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (2017)

Loading
3 - 13 Aug 2017

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (2017)

A play by Tom Stoppard
Starting at $20

In this hilarious and mind-bending comedy by the Oscar-winning screenwriter of "Shakespeare in Love," "Hamlet" is brilliantly retold through the eyes ...

Treasure Island (2012)

Loading
13 Jul - 9 Aug 2012

Treasure Island (2012)

By Robert Louis Stevenson, adapted by Ken Ludwig

Cap’n Jack Sparrow has nothing on Long John Silver, the roguish, irresistible hero-villain in the original pirate adventure, Robert Louis Steven...

The Inspector General (2011)

Loading
6 Jul - 13 Aug 2011

The Inspector General (2011)

By Nikolai Gogol

In Nikolai Gogol's 19th-century masterpiece of dramatic satire, the system of graft, corruption and ineptitude in Tsarist Russia plays out in a backwa...

The Fantasticks (2010)

Loading
2 Jul - 8 Aug 2010

The Fantasticks (2010)

By Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt

". . . a charming journey." -- Mark Collins, Boulder Daily Camera  "Fantasticks takes audiences to happily ever after, and back." -- Kurt Bright...

The Two Gentlemen of Verona (2008)

Loading
1 Jun 2008

The Two Gentlemen of Verona (2008)

By William Shakespeare

The two gentlemen are Proteus and Valentine, good friends who live in Verona. Valentine opines that love makes men foolish and plans to leave for Mila...

Twelfth Night (2019)

Loading
7 - 11 Aug 2019

Twelfth Night (2019)

By William Shakespeare
Starting at $19

Ring in the summer season with an uproarious comedy about thorny love triangles, mistaken identities … and a pair of twins lost at sea. Wh...

The Bard's Summer Book Club

Loading
3 Jun - 20 Aug 2020

The Bard's Summer Book Club

(ages 18+)
Packages start at $100.00. Drop in for $30.00 per class (link in description)

Book Club dates are filling up fast - sign up for our waitlist if your preferred date is unavailable.  Book Club is back for a special summer ed...

Book Club Bonus Round: Shakespeare in a Divided America (James Shapiro)

Loading
$30

The Colorado Shakespeare Festival is delighted to announce a bonus round to our nearly sold out summer edition of The Bard's Book Club. On Wednesday S...

CSF in the Schools: Shakespeare & Violence Prevention Tour

Loading
25 Sep 2018 - 21 Apr 2021

CSF in the Schools: Shakespeare & Violence Prevention Tour

grades 3-12

CSF is coordinating with state, district, and school partners to adapt the Shakespeare & Violence Prevention program to a virtual format for the 2...