The Dramatic Work of Rich and Joyce Swingle


Blog tagged as Oregon

I just did an interview on The Dove, a Christian TV/Radio/Internet station serving Southern Oregon and the world.

Here are links to some things I mentioned:
Over 20 films
A Matter of Perspective
The screening on Friday
Joni and Friends
Other ways to see Christ...
06.22.16 03:54 PM - Comment(s)
This morning I did this interview for Mornings on The Dove with Perry Atkinson.

Here are the links I mentioned:
Joni and Friends
Twin Rocks Friends Camp
Twin Rocks event at the Newmark Theatre in Portland
To play an extra send an ...
06.06.16 10:56 PM - Comment(s)
Performing Big Fish Little Worm
at one of the Joni and Friends
Family Retreats.
Photo courtesy of Kristi Pelfer.
I had the privilege of performing for two  Family Retreats sponsored by  Joni and Friends  at Twin Rocks Friends Camp and Conference Center on August 11 and 18. The ca...
08.28.15 07:58 PM - Comment(s)
I had a blast driving over 2000 miles throughout the Pacific Northwest. You can follow my adventures via #NWTour15 on  Facebook and Instragram.

Here's the itinerary:

Twin Rocks, OR
August 11
part of Big Fish Little Worm
Twin Rocks Friends Camp
Joni and Friends
08.28.15 07:03 PM - Comment(s)
Goofing around on the Oregon Coast after performing at The Newmark Theatre.
Last October I performed at The Newmark Theatre in downtown Portland, Oregon. While there I reconnected with a family I'd met in a restaurant a year or more before, the Olstads. As they wheeled their son past our table I not...
01.09.15 02:22 AM - Comment(s)
This Sunday I'll be performing in the Newmark Theatre in downtown Portland, Oregon, as a part of the Twin Rocks Friends Camp event " Into the Spotlight."

I served as a camp counselor at Twin Rocks in 1988, and I'll be performing excerpts from my one-man play Big Fish Little Worm: Gideon...
10.07.14 09:56 PM - Comment(s)
Here's a recent interview on Focus Today on The Dove, in which I talk about our upcoming documentary, Grace to the Nations: 2012. We showed a preview there in Southern Oregon a few weeks ago, and hope to release the final version soon. Sign up at to find out details.

11.19.12 04:25 PM - Comment(s)
On October 23 at Westchester Chapel I reported on recent ministry opportunities in Taiwan, Singapore, Oregon and his recent performance in the film The Screenwriters.  For photos from the Swingles outreach in Asia visit, and for more stories visit blog.r...
10.31.11 09:06 PM - Comment(s)
This retreat has been an amazing return to my Evangelical Quaker roots.
01.17.09 11:30 PM - Comment(s)

I'm here at the Twin Rocks Friends Camp to portray, well, Quakers:
01.17.09 01:37 AM - Comment(s)