A selection of work by actor, clown, puppeteer, designer, and writer Summer Olsson


Photo by Meg Nanna Photography

Photo by Meg Nanna Photography


Summer Olsson is a performer, writer, and designer. Summer loves a great story, a complicated character, or a funny wig. She is one half of the clown group Duo Doppio, and co-producer of the bi-annual Portland Puppet Slam. 

Summer believes that quality of life is created by the arts, and is committed to cultural exchange and social change through theatre. She is currently on the teaching staff at Echo Theater Company. Summer holds a BFA in theater from the University of New Mexico and is a graduate of Dell’ Arte International School of Physical Theatre.