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2019 OPsFest: Free Shakespeare Performances in Portland Parks | Schedule: A Midsommer Nights Dreame, Comedie of Errors, Henry V & More!

Original Practice Shakespeare Fest is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to Portland, and the surrounding area, by reviving the old. Their actors perform using the same performance techniques as they did in Shakespeare’s own time, which means limited rehearsal; an onstage prompter; fast-paced, energetic acting; and lots of audience interaction!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Waterfront Blues Festival, Portland Craft Beer Festival, Cherryfest NW, Huge Outdoor Escape Room & More! | July 5-8, 2018

Hello, Portland! Keep the celebration going with Hip Chicks Do Wine Summer Sangria Party! Portland Escape Rooms is opening a HUGE open area outdoor puzzle this weekend in Pioneer Courthouse Square: Rise of the Portland Marvels! It’s Cherry Month on the Hood River Fruit Loop! Find amazing deals on vintage furniture and more at NW’s […]

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the taming and the shrew

Experience Theatre Project Presents Taming And the Shrew: A Kind of History | Commedia Dell’arte-style Farce To Be Performed at Multiple Outdoor Locations

Fridays-Sundays July 6-August 12 – Taming And The Shrew: A Kind Of History is a hilarious commedia dell’arte-style farce adapted and directed by Sara Fay Goldman that doesn’t lose sight of the play-within-the-play. We find the funny in a play that has been off limits in recent years, and stay true to the Bard’s beautiful […]

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OPsFest: Free Shakespeare Performances in Portland Parks

Original Practice Shakespeare Fest is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to Portland, and the surrounding area, by reviving the old. Their actors perform using the same performance techniques as they did in Shakespeare’s own time, which means limited rehearsal; an onstage prompter; fast-paced, energetic acting; and lots of audience interaction! (more…)

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Original Practice Shakespeare in the Park Fest 2013

2017 OPsFest: Free Shakespeare Performances in Portland Parks | Schedule: All’s Well That Ends Well, Julius Caesar, Romeo & Juliet, The Tempest & More!

Original Practice Shakespeare Fest is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to Portland, and the surrounding area, by reviving the old. Their actors perform using the same performance techniques as they did in Shakespeare’s own time, which means limited rehearsal; an onstage prompter; fast-paced, energetic acting; and lots of audience interaction!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400+): Sci-Fi Film Festival, Art & Wine, Free Movies, Theater & Concerts in the Park & More! | July 7-10, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and Portland’s summer season is filled with amazing outdoor events including Movies in the Park, Movies in the Garden, Concerts in the Park, Theater & More! Bag&Baggage’s Shakespeare’s Coriolanus opens this weekend and Todrick Hall  is at the Aladdin! Try something new with Drag Queen Sunday Brunch! Join Our […]

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Original Practice Shakespeare in the Park Fest 2013

2016 OPsFest: Free Shakespeare Performances in Portland Parks | Schedule: Hamlet, Tempest & More!

Original Practice Shakespeare Fest is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to Portland, and the surrounding area, by reviving the old. Their actors perform using the same performance techniques as they did in Shakespeare’s own time, which means limited rehearsal; an onstage prompter; fast-paced, energetic acting; and lots of audience interaction!

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Bag&Baggage CORIOLANUS Lindsay Partain as Virgilia, Arianne Jacques as Valeria, Maryanne Glazebrook as Volumnia Casey Campbell Photography

Win Tickets ($40): Bag&Baggage Presents Shakespeare’s Coriolanus @ Civic Center Plaza | Outdoor Summer Theater Featuring an All Female Cast, 1749 Adaptation

July @ Civic Center Plaza – A powerful political family ruthlessly expanding their power; a calculating woman with vaulting ambitions; an egotistical politician who cares little for the needs of the people; an outraged electorate violently protesting on the streets; conniving spin doctors working to rig the election; and an atmosphere of fear and war […]

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experience Theatre a midsummer night's dream

Portland Outdoor Summer Theater w/ Experience Theatre Project @ The Round | A Midsummer Night’s Dream, FREE, Live Musicians, Choreography, Acrobatic Fairies

June 24 & 25 @ The Round – In celebration of the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death, Experience Theatre Project, in conjunction with the City of Beaverton, proudly presents Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, at the Round in Beaverton June 24-July 16, 2016.The production is adapted for The Round by Alisa Stewart, and is […]

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Richard-III @ BagganBaggage

2015 Portland Outdoor Summer Theater – Bag&Baggage Presents William Shakespeare’s RICHARD III @ Tom Hughes Civic Center Plaza | Comedic Adaptation by Scott Palmer

William Shakespeare’s King Richard is one of the best known, best loved, and most reviled of all the Bard’s villains. His twisted spine and ambitious cruelty are hallmarks of Shakespeare’s great history play; but not in Bag&Baggage’s upcoming outdoor summer performance at the Tom Hughes Civic Center Plaza in July of 2015.

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