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Rudolf E. Vest Jr.

RUDOLF E. VEST, JR., of Ashland, will graduate this August from Southern Oregon College, where he has majored in Literature and Mathematics. At S.O.C. he played the role of Esdras in Winter set and the title role in Aladdin. He also directed a production of Byrons Manfred. He has played a wide variety of roles on the Festival stage, appearing here in 1950, 1954 and 1956.

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RUDOLF E. VEST, JR., of Ashland is a student at Southern Oregon College majoring in Literature and Science of Mathematics. He has appeared with the Festival before in 1950 and 1954 and last winter toured the country with the Bishop's Company, playing in The Boy with the Cart and Billy Budd.

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Cast -- Shakespeare Production Credits

  1. King Lear (1958, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Old Man
  2. Merchant of Venice (1958, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Solanio
  3. Troilus and Cressida (1958, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Helenus
  4. As You Like It (1957, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Adam
  5. Henry VIII (1957, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Griffith
  6. Othello (1957, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Attendants
  7. Pericles (1957, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Escanes
  8. The Two Gentlemen of Verona (1957, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Outlaws
  9. Cymbeline (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Captains
  10. Richard III (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Messenger
  11. Romeo and Juliet (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Pages
  12. Titus Andronicus (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Mutius
  13. Titus Andronicus (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Sempronius

Production and Crew -- Shakespeare Production Credits

  1. Cymbeline (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Assistant Stage Manager
  2. Cymbeline (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Assistant Director
  3. Richard III (1956, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Assistant Stage Manager

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