P.O. Box 167547
Oregon, OH 43616



Welcome to the OCT website!

We hope you have enjoyed our theatre season so far. We have enjoyed bringing it to you. Don’t miss our last show of the 2017-18 Theatre Season! Join us for our Christmas in July Summer Children’s Theatre production of the popular family seasonal comedy, Elf Jr, The Musical. If you have ever seen our Summer Children’s Theatre productions, you know you are in for a treat. Director Beth Giller and her dedicated team are waiting in the wings to bring you this wonderful, funny, and heartwarming Summer show. Show dates are July 26,27,28,29. See the Children’s Summer Theatre page for more details.

We are proud to announce our 2018-2019 Oregon Community Theatre season! In November, we will bring you the beloved musical, Chitty, Chitty Bang, Bang made famous by the extremely talented Dick Van Dyke. Our Winter show is the hilarious backwoods comedy Escanaba In The Moonlight. And this Spring we will present the new musical comedy of errors, The Bardy Bunch, The War Of The Families Partridge And Brady, a musical parody set in the 1970s featuring the warring sitcom families.

Remember, you can order your theatre tickets online! There is no waiting in long lines at the box office and it’s easy to do. Just click “Buy Tickets and Season Memberships” and follow the prompts. Or contact Brenda at the box office at 419-691-1398. Season Memberships (Tickets) go on sale soon.

We welcome you to join us by getting involved in any way you’d like. Let us hear from you and we will help you find your niche. Don’t forget to tell your friends and family about us. Your recommendations are our best advertising. Thank you for supporting the arts.

See you at the theatre!
Reed Steele
OCT President

Our Mission Statement

The Oregon Community Theatre is dedicated to the development of the performing arts within Oregon and its surrounding communities.
This mission shall be accomplished by encouraging appreciation of and participation in all aspects of live theater, as well as conducting related educational programs for adults and children.

Contact Information

We can be reached by calling and leaving a message on our phone at (419)691-1398, or by sending an email to oct.info@sbcglobal.net.

Tickets can be purchased:

If you are a member of Oregon Community Theatre, your tickets will be sent to you two weeks prior to show dates.

Current Officers and Board Members

President - Reed Steele
President elect - Jeff Smith
1st Vice President - Tim Yard
2nd Vice President - Steve Carpenter
Treasurer - Don Dauer
Secretary - Kevin Harrington
Trustees - Amy Spaulding-Heuring
Dawn Yard
Dennis Holdren
Members at Large - Tammy Halay
Diane Hess
Brenda Holdren
Community Members -

Alice Dargartz
Beth Giller
Marlene Guy
Matt Hoffer
Marcia Hayes
Nancy Ice

Student Represenitive - Anna Giller
Past Presidents - Glen Hamilton
Ron Davis
Honorary Member - Marge Brown

OCT is a member of the Ohio Community Theatre Association and the American Association of Community Theatres.

OCTA: Ohio Community Theatre Association American Association of Community Theatres