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Win Tickets ($40): Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers Season Finale @ The Old Church | Real, True Stories of the People of Portland

June 7 @ The Old Church – Zig Ziglar once said that “You never know when a moment and a few sincere words can have an impact on a life.”If that’s something you value, then join us PDX Story Theater’s 2018-19 Season Finale where you’ll hear stories that will have a positive impact on you.

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Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers

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

May 3 @ The Old Church – If you’ve been to an Urban Tellers® show, you know that we are deeply influenced by Kurt Vonnegut’s thinking: “I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over.” Experience going right up to the edge with us. It’s heroic. Uplifting. Exhilarating.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,300+): Mardi Gras, Carnaval, Antique & Collectible Show, Cookie & Wine Pairing & More! | February 28-March 3, 2019

The weekend is back, Portland! Uncover hidden treasures at Antique & Collectible Show at Portland Expo. Celebrate Brazilian Carnaval and Mardi Gras w/ Pyatã & The Rhythm @ The Goodfoot! Experience intimate true stories at Urban Tellers! & the West Coast’s biggest Mardi Gras Celebration, Mardi Gras Ball, is Saturday at Tiffany Center!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,500+): International Cat Show, Cannabis Collaborative Conference, First Taste Oregon, 80s Weekend & More! | January 24-27, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! This weekend’s all about the cats: See hundreds of cats at the International Cat Show. Civic Taproom hosts Barrel Aged Festival, or you can try all the things at First Taste Oregon. 80s Weekend takes Crystal Ballroom back a few decades and Fertile Ground Festival of new works kicks off […]

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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 Shackleton’s Antarctic Nightmare @ The Old Church Concert Hall | 2019 Fertile Ground Festival, Immersive Visual & Audio Experience

January25-26 @ The Old Church – Shackleton’s Antarctic Nightmare returns as part of the Fertile Ground Festival in an amazing collaboration with Michael Hill of Wetdog Studios and classically trained cellist Laurent Nickel. Together, they’ve created an immersive visual and audio experience.

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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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2017 Portland Story Theater: Lit Crawl @ Art Bar & Bistro – Newmark Theatre | Breaking Down Barriers through Stories, #WordstockPDX

PDX Story Theater at Lit Crawl 2017
Free
More info: Facebook

In partnership with Literary Arts, Portland Story Theater is part of Lit Crawl® Portland. #LitCrawlPDX #WordstockPDX

LEIGH HANCOCK joins Portland Story Theater Founders LYNNE DUDDY and LAWRENCE HOWARD in sharing their real, true stories.

Support the literary arts in your community. Join Us! (more…)

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70+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,000+): Holiday Food & Gift Festival, Sherry Week, Hump!, Lit Crawl & More! | November 9-12, 2017

Miz Kitty is back with more juggling, dancing & music. Portland Youth Philharmonic Presents Beethoven’s 5th, and Sherry Week continues through Sunday. Learn more about living on the road at the Fall RV Show of Shows and Portland’s Holiday Tree arrives today! The holidays are coming up fast!

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PDX Story Theater at Lit Crawl 2017

2017 Portland Story Theater: Lit Crawl @ Art Bar & Bistro – Newmark Theatre | Breaking Down Barriers through Stories, #WordstockPDX

November 10 @ Art Bar & Bistro – If the idea that personal story breaks down barriers and reveals the commonality of the human experience resonates with you, then don’t miss this live storytelling experience at The Newmark Theatre’s Art Bar & Bistro!

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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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