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2NOV2019_UrbanTellers

Win Tickets ($40): Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers @ Nordia House | New Venue! Real, True Stories of the People of Portland

November 2 @ Nordia House – This Urban Tellers promises to be a great evening of live storytelling: who knew that teaching English could lead to jail time, that a trip to the ER could completely change the way you live, or that a visit to the morgue could be a mystical experience?

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Win Tickets ($40): Portland Story Theater Presents Warren McPherson’s Solo Show @ The Old Church Concert Hall | 2019 Fertile Ground Festival

February 2 @ The Old Church – Our lives are fueled by expectation. Sometimes we make them ourselves. Sometimes they are imposed on us by others. In his very first feature-length solo show Warren McPherson tells stories about his unrealistic hopes for the world and the weight of the expectations his family and the world […]

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Win Tickets ($40): Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers Special Edition – Immigrant & Refugee @ The Old Church Concert Hall | Real, True Stories of the People of Portland

November 2 @ The Old Church – The stories that people tell at Portland Story Theater’s Urban Tellers® are personal narratives shaped by the truth of the present moment. We are thrilled to be creating another special edition of Urban Tellers® on November 2nd that features the real, true stories of immigrants and refugees now […]

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Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers @ The Old Church | Real, True Stories of the People of Portland, Season Finale

June 1 @ The Old Church – As we close out our 2017-2018 Season, Portland Story Theater considers the power of the stories. The stories told at Urban Tellers® give us a chance to step out of our comfort zones so we might open ourselves up to be vulnerable and present in ways that are […]

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PDX Story Theater presents URBAN TELLERS @ The Old Church Concert Hall | Experience the Real, True Stories of the People of Portland!

PDX Story Theater presents URBAN TELLERS®
DOORS/DRINKS/JAZZ 7p
Tickets and More Info: pdxstorytheater.org

Experience the Real, True Stories of the People of Portland! Connect to the heart and soul of Portland!

Urban Tellers® is a shared experience that is a potent blend of vulnerability and heart. (more…)

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Portland Story Theater Presents Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, in Polar Opposites @ The Old Church Concert Hall | Recounting Heroic & Tragic Events 100 Years Ago

Portland Story Theater Presents Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, in POLAR OPPOSITES
One Night Only!
Jazz at 7p when the doors open
THIS SHOW ONLY 17+ OK if accompanied by an adult.
Beer / Wine (21+)
More info: pdxstorytheater.org

Polar Opposites recounts heroic and tragic events in Antarctica one hundred years ago. Scott and his four companions fought their way to the Pole only to find the Norwegian flag flying there: Amundsen had beaten him by five weeks. Crushed by disappointment, utterly exhausted and short on food and fuel, Scott and his companions froze and starved to death on the return journey, just eleven miles from a huge cache of provisions and supplies. This a tale of the agony and the ecstasy, of accomplishment and failure, of a glorious victory overshadowed by an even more glorious defeat. (more…)

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Portland Story Theater: URBAN TELLERS Special Edition: Immigrants and Refugees

Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater: URBAN TELLERS Special Edition: Immigrants and Refugees @ The Fremont | Featuring Real & True Stories, Live Music

November 2-3 @ Fremont Theater – Portland Story Theater is thrilled to be creating a very special edition of Urban Tellers®, featuring the real, true stories of immigrants and refugees now living in Portland, Oregon. Our goal is to address the ‘othering’ that has escalated in our country by humanizing and building connection within our […]

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Tell Your Story w/ Portland Story Theater’s Urban Tellers Refugee / Immigrants Edition | Art of Personal Narrative Workshop, Multiple Dates, Featuring True Personal Stories

Portland Story Theater is thrilled to be creating a very special edition of Urban Tellers®, featuring the stories of people from the refugee and immigrant community in Portland, Oregon. We have won a grant from the Oregon Cultural Trust which will enable us to make this dream a reality.

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Portland Story Theater @ The Lawless Family Farm | Outdoor Summer Theater, Featuring Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howard, Art Show, Fullerton Wines, Kalabash PDX

Portland Story Theater @ The Farm
18+
Tickets: brownpapertickets.com

Google Maps to the Farm

Join us for an evening of storytelling on the Farm! Portland Story Theater’s Founders, Lynne Duddy and Lawrence Howard, give voice to real, true stories of ordinary life.

Portland Photographer and Artist, Rachel Wolf, will be curating and showing in an art exhibit of all local artists throughout the Farmhouse grounds, featuring works created in honor of the Historic Lawless Farmhouse. (more…)

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Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers @ Fremont Theater | Featuring Some of the Season’s Best Stories, 6 Tellers, Live Music

June 2 @ Fremont Theater – This is our last show of season and we’re bringing back some of the most compelling stories that we heard on the Portland Story Theater stage. Of course, there are more wonderful stories but here are the ones you will be able to enjoy live and in person once […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850+): International Auto Show, First Taste Oregon, 80s Weekend, Chinese New Year & More! | January 26-29, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is here and it’s 80s weekend at Crystal Ballroom. The International Auto Show is here and Fertile Ground Festival & Reel Music Festival continues. Celebrate Chinese New Year w Lan Su Garden + Valentine’s Day is right around the corner – get your reservations now!

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Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, in Nansen of the North @ Fremont Theater | Part of Portland 2017 Fertile Ground Festival

January 20-21, 27 & 28 @ Fremont Theater – Before Amundsen, before Scott, before Shackleton, there was Fridtjof Nansen, the great Norwegian, the Father of polar travel, the one who showed them all how it could be done. Adventurer. Scientist. Explorer. Humanitaran. Nansen, who made the first ever crossing of Greenland on ski.

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