Part One is about the journey to Astoria and Part Two (premiering January, 2018) is about the establishment of Astoria, the first permanent United States settlement on the West Coast.
Broadway star Rodney Hicks, “Astoria” director/adaptor Chris Coleman, and OPB Oregon Art Beat producer Katrina Sarson.
Members of the “Astoria” creative team: Cutter/Draper Paula Buchert, Costume Shop Manager Alex Wren Meadows and Production Assistant Will Bailey.
Members of the cast of “Astoria”: Shaun Taylor-Corbett, Ben Rosenblatt and Christopher Salazar
Tyler Burnet, Peter Stark, Peter’s wife, the dancer, choreographer and writer Amy Ragsdale, Leif Norby and Christopher Hirsh.
Astoria Sound Designer Matthew M. Nielson, Stage Manager Mark Tynan and Actor Christopher Hirsh.
Here are some photos from the produciton (photo credit, Jennie Baker)
Ben Newman as Simon Reznor, Leif Norby as Edward Robinson, Gavin Hoffman as Hoback, Shawn Fagan as Wilson Price Hunt and Jeremy Aggers as Donald Mackenzie.
Photo by Jennie Baker.
Shaun Taylor-Corbett as a Shoshone guide and Leif Norby as John Jacob Astor in “Astoria: Part One.” Jennie Baker
Members of the Overland Party meeting with Arikara Chiefs. Michael Morrow Hammack as John Reed, Shawn Fagan as Wilson Price Hunt, Brandon Contreras as Pierre Dorion, Christopher Salazar as Le Gauche, Shaun Taylor-Corbett as Les Yeux Gris, Jeremy Aggers as Donald Mackenzie and Benjamin Tissell as Ramsay Crooks in “Astoria: Part One.” Jennie Baker
Members of the cast in “Astoria: Part One.” Photo by Kate Szrom. Jennie Baker