Waylon Lenk

Dramaturg: Henry IV – Part 1 & Part 2

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Waylon Lenk is currently the Grant Writer for the Karuk Tribe. Recent artistic projects have been as a consultant on a film in pre-production by Bad Robot, the dramaturg on Yvette Nolan’s English-to-English translations of Shakespeare’s Henry IV, and as a dramaturg on Randy Reinholz’s Off the Rails at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Lenk has also presented work at the Many Nations Longhouse at the University of Oregon, the Native American Longhouse Eena Haws at Oregon State University, Portland Public Schools, the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, and the Piggyback Fringe Festival. He holds a Ph.D. in Theatre Arts from the University of Oregon, an MFA in Dramaturgy from Stony Brook University, and a BA in Theatre and German Studies from Lewis & Clark College.