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Scott Parker
Scott Parker
LH 313C

Associate Professor Scott Parker joined the Theatre and Film faculty in 1977 and teaches acting and improvisational acting classes. He has worked in the Portland theater community since 1969, performing with several semi-professional theaters in the area, as well as the comedy group Waggie & Friends. He was Master of Ceremonies for the annual Oregon Museum of Science and Industry Gala (fund-raising event) - introducing The Temptations in 2002. Each Christmas Scott performs with the Oregon Trail Band in a benefit for "Friends of the Children." He also teaches in Portland State's University Studies program - an innovative, interdisciplinary general education program and he has been able to use his theater training and expertise to great advantage. Parker's last professional presentation was for the 2010 ATHE conference in Los Angeles. Parker is a member of the Screen Actors Guild and still occasionally does film and television work in the area. He holds an MA from Portland State University.