Dámaso Rodríguez is a theatre director based in Portland, Oregon, where he serves as artistic director of Artists Repertory Theatre. Prior to joining Artists Rep, he served as the associate artistic director of the Pasadena Playhouse and a co-artistic director of Los Angeles' Furious Theatre. Dámaso is a recipient of the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award, the Back Stage Garland Award, the NAACP Theatre Award, and the Pasadena Arts Council’s Gold Crown Award. He was honored as a Finalist for the Zelda Fichandler Award by the SDC Foundation and was named a Knowledge Universe Rising Star by Portland Monthly. He is a member of the Stage Directors & Choreographers Society (Full Bio).

Current Directing Projects:
Mi Cuba by Caridad Svich
in development at American Conservatory Theater

Divisadero by Tlaloc Rivas
in development at The New Harmony Project - 2019

1984 by Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan
Artists Repertory Theatre (@Imago) - September/October 2018

La Ruta by Isaac Gomez
Artists Repertory Theatre (@Portland Opera) - November 2019

The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart by David Greig
Artists Repertory Theatre (@Tiffany Center) - December 2019