Nathan Bush joined the faculty at Oregon State as an Adjunct Instructor of Acting in the Fall of 2016. He earned his B.A. in Theatre from the University of Kentucky in 2011 and a Masters in the Fine Arts in Acting in 2013. Since arriving in Oregon, he has performed at the Newport Performing Center for The Red Octopus Theatre Co. as R.P. McMurphy in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest in 2016 and as Orin Scrivello (and everyone else…) in Little Shop of Horrors. He remains active as a fight choreographer (One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Little Shop of Horrors, Two Noble Kinsmen) and dialect coaching for the PAC on the Oregon Coast while engaging in Theatre Enrichment Programs for Lincoln County School District. At Oregon State University, he has taught many of the Acting and Advanced Acting courses as well as directed the Fall 2017 production of Inherit the Wind.