Our Ruined House


Our Ruined House


Our Ruined House is a series of overlapping narratives driven by the notion that our lives are fundamentally a series of well constructed lies. What happens when we lose track of our tidy narratives- the lies we tell ourselves, each another and the world- and truth exists only in the eye of the beholder? Examining the geopolitical through the lens of the quotidian, Our Ruined House creates a world in which the audience’s perception becomes the principal arbiter of what is “true”.

photo by Owen Carey

photo by Owen Carey

 June/July 2019


Text by Robert Quillen Camp

Director: Jacob Coleman



Rebecca Lingafelter*

Cristi Miles*

Amber Whitehall


*Member, Actors' Equity Association


Sound designer: Mark Valadez

Scenic/Video design: Peter Ksander

Lighting design: Miranda K Hardy

Costume design: Jenny Ampersand

Movement Consultant: Paige McKinney


Stage Manager: Kristina Mast


Design Tech: Trevor Sargent

Photography: Owen Carey


Made possible with support from Ronni LaCroute, Reed College, The Oregon Cultural Trust, the Regional Arts and Cultural Council, and The Kinsman Foundation.