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The Broken Planetarium presents Sirens of Coos Bay

The Broken Planetarium presents Sirens of Coos Bay @ Clinton Street Theater | Innovative Choreography, Hans Christian Andersen’s Mermaid Tale Transported to 1990s Coos Bay

May 9-12, 17-18 @ Clinton Street Theater – Peppered with the magical, some distortion, ripped t-shirts, the most beautiful plastic castle, Rebekah Stiles’s innovative choreography, and playwright Laura Christina Dunn’s quirky humor, this play asks, how do we find agency in divisive times even when we have lost both voice and home?

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CoHo Productions presents PONTYPOOL by Tony Burgess | Is it Fake News or A Real Epidemic? Cult Horror Novel-turned-film-turned-radio play

February 8 – March 2 @ CoHo Prouctions – When the sleepy town of Pontypool, Oregon is hit with a devastating and mysterious epidemic, shock jock Grant Mazzy and the staff at the local radio station must ask, “Is this just fake news?” As reports of escalating violence in the streets come in, tensions rise […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,300+): Super Bowl, Chocolate & Wine Pairing, Portland Folk Fest, Worst Day of the Year Run & More! | January 31-February 3, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Super Bowl weekend is here and we’ve got lots of great place to catch the big game. This weekend is your last chance to see Richard III adaptation Teenage Dick & Fertile Ground Festival continues presenting new works through Sunday. Be wowed by the puppetry in Boom Arts Presents Pescador. […]

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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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Fertile Ground 2019

10th Anniversary Fertile Ground Festival of New Works | 75+ Events, 120+ acts of Creation by Portland Artists in Theater, Dance, Circus, Music, Animation, Multidisciplinary Arts & More!

The 10th Anniversary Fertile Ground Festival of New Works returns to portland January 24 – February 3, 2019 with 75+ events and 120+ acts of creation by Portland artists in theatre, dance, circus, music, animation, multidisciplinary arts by 42 producers at 39 venues across Portland for 11 days!

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Artists Repertory Theatre Presents Pulitzer Prize Finalist Everybody | Mortality Loves Company, Lottery Determines Which Actor Plays Each Part With A Possible 120 Combinations, MacArthur “Genius” Grant

November 25-December 30 @ Alder Stage – Death tells Everybody that their time is up. But Everybody doesn’t want to greet Death alone, so Everybody seeks the company of their friends Stuff, Kinship, Friendship, Cousinship, and Love to make the trip bearable. From the scintillating mind that brought you An Octoroon, Everybody is an audacious […]

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Skeleton Crew

Artists Repertory Theater Presents Skeleton Crew @ Morrison Stage | The Plight of the American Worker Takes Center Stage

September 12, 2018, Portland OR – It’s 2008, and one of the last auto plants in Detroit is dying on the vine. The factory workers that remain are living paycheck-to-paycheck but amidst the backbreaking work and brutally long shifts, they have somehow shaped themselves into a makeshift family.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,400): Soul’d Out Music Festival, 420 Events, Parties & Celebrations, Gorge Artists Tour, Blazers, Earth Day Opportunities & More! | April 19-22, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and we’ll be celebrating 420 all weekend long! See dozens of great artists at Soul’d Out Music Festival and Hip Chicks Do Wine is pairing wine & cheese. Drag Queen Brunch is at Night Light Lounge & Oregon Trail Rally car race is at PIR Friday. And this weekend […]

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The Trail to Oregon!

Funhouse Lounge Presents The Trail to Oregon! | Original Musical Written by StarKid, All Ages

April 20-May 12 @ Funhouse Lounge – Witness our intrepid family of pioneers, who the audience will name, as they leave it all behind and trek across this great land of ours. “The Trail to Oregon!” is an original musical written by StarKid, the same people who wrote last year’s Funhouse smash hit “Twisted”.

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850+): International Cat Show, First Taste Oregon, 80s Weekend, NW Coffee Beer Invitational & More! | January 25-28, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and we’re starting to see signs of spring! Fancy Cats are back w/ International Cat Show. And dance all weekend w/ 80s Weekend at Crystal Ballroom. Meet the brewers and stock up on smoked ribs at Brew Hog. And Saturday is your last chance for a while to dance […]

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50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250+): Fertile Ground Festival, Oregon Tempranillo Grand Tasting, Whoopee! Sex Positive Variety Show & More! | January 18-21, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back and there’s a lot to check out! See 100+ of acts at Fertile Ground Festival, January IPA Challenge continues, see the fancy dogs at Rose City Classic, Oregon Symphony presents Pirates of the Caribbean, save with our promo code to Oregon Tempranillo Celebration & Pure Green is celebrating their […]

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2018 Fertile Ground Festival | 100+ Acts @ 32 Venues Across Portland, Theatre, Dance, Circus, Sketch Comedy, Music, Animation & More!

January 19-28 – Now in its ninth year, the 2018 Portland-grown Fertile Ground City-Wide Festival of New Works continues to flourish in a town of prolific playwrights, abundant actors, innovative dancers, talented designers and adventuresome producers. FG18 welcomes new “acts of creation” from Portland’s artistic community that will thrive on stages, nooks and crannies all […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Cider, Comedy, Music, St. Patrick’s Day, Storytelling & More! | March 9-12, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and we have a lot of ways to stay dry! Fly High w/ Mary Poppins the musical and hear Irish stories w/ Luck of the Irish. Bollywood Carnival returns to The Secret Society and huge music festival Lucky is at Tacoma Dome. Portland Cider Co. celebrates their 4th Anniversary […]

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Fly High w/ Mary Poppins @ Sunset High School | A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Musical Adventure featuring Live Orchestra, Flying Nanny & More!

March 9-11, 16-18 @ Sunset High School – A live orchestra, a flying nanny, and a chorus of roof dancing​ ​chimney sweeps will bring London’s skyline to life as ​​​Sunset High School’s theater department presents one of the most treasured stories of our time, ​​​Mary Poppins​​​, starting March 9, at Sunset High School.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($900+): Fertile Ground Festival, Chocolate Festival, Job Networking, Beer, Reel Music, Dog Show & More! | January 19-22, 2017

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and the thaw is on! Cure that cabin fever w/ Fertile Ground Festival & Chocolate Festival. Get all the cuddles at the Rose City Classic Dog Show & make some new connections at Pipeline’s Job Networking Event. And be sure to stop by EastBurn to try Two Flowers India […]

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Martin Sexton

Win Tickets ($80): Martin Sexton @ Aladdin Theater | w/ The Accidentals, Folk Rock

January 28 @ Aladdin Theater – In 2017 American singer-songwriter Martin Sexton extends touring in support of his ninth studio release Mixtape of the Open Road. The Wall Street Journal ​ and ​ CMT ​ premiered tracks from the album that since garnered much critical acclaim. “Outstanding taste in songwriting as well as a soul-marinated […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): IPA Beer Challenge, Bowie’s Birthday, Storytelling, Draq Queen Brunch & More! | January 5-8, 2017

Hello Portland! The first weekend of the year is here! Get your laughs w/ John Witherspoon at Helium or Drag Queen Brunch! Get out of the chill and check out the January IPA Challenge @ Hawthorne and 15th Avenue Hophouses. Kick off the new year with stories from Portlanders at Portland Story Theater’s Urban Tellers […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600+): POW Film Festival, Kabuki, Antiques, Comedy, Beer & More! | March 3-6, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back and we have lots to do this weekend! POW Film Festival opens today and the Portland Spring Antique & Collectible Show is this weekend at the expo. Stop by Blackbird Pizza for Portland’s Best Pinball Room! Tropitaal returns to Goodfoot and It’s Not Me, It’s Me – Live Podcast […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($750+): Spring Home & Garden Show, TOAST Spirits Tasting, Brewstillery Fest, Marijuana Silent Disco & More! | February 25-28, 2016

Hello Portland! Spring is in the air! Time to get some ideas at Spring Home & Garden Show or stock up at Rocky Returns! This is your last chance to see Date Night Double Feature. There’s several great plays in Portland theaters this weekend. Taste beer & spirits at TOAST: Original Artisan Spirits Tasting or Brewstillery Festival. Check out marijuana […]

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Moby Dick @ Venetian Theatre

Win Tickets ($60): Bag&Baggage Presents Moby Dick, Rehearsed @ The Venetian Theatre | Adapted by Orson Welles

Bag&Baggage Productions, Hillsboro’s resident professional theatre, is proud to present a history-making performance of Welles’ breathtaking 1950s theatrical experiment, Moby Dick, Rehearsed, at The Venetian Theatre from March 3 – 20, 2016. Moby Dick, Rehearsed has been called “an adventure in theatre going…there is literally nothing else anywhere like it in the theatre,” by the […]

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Each and Every Thing

Portland Center Stage Presents Each and Every Thing @ Ellyn Bye Studio | From Award Winning Playwright Dan Hoyle, How We Experience The World in the Digital Age, Coupon / Promo Code

Febraury 6-March 27 @ Ellyn Bye Studio – The newest solo show from award-winning actor/playwright Dan Hoyle (The Real Americans) is about how we experience the world in the digital age. From a showdown with a violent felon in small-town Nebraska, to a childhood listening to anti-conformist rants in San Francisco; from the hard-scrabble corner […]

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Date Night @ Funhouse Lounge

Win Tickets ($20): Date Night Double Feature! @ Funhouse Lounge | Portland 2016 Valentine’s Day Weekend, Comedic One-Act About Trying to Meet that Special Someone, Improv, Audience Interaction

February 11-26 @ Funhouse Lounge – Do You Believe in Love at First Sight (or Should I Walk In Again?) Holly has tried just about everything to meet her Prince Charming, to no avail. So she’s resigned herself to that last resort of the lovelorn: speed dating. Come laugh along with this comedic one-act about […]

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The Adventures of Dex Dixon: Paranormal Dick

Win Tickets ($50): Stumptown Stages Presents The Adventures of Dex Dixon: Paranormal Dick @ Brunish Theater | 2016 Portland Fertile Ground Festival, Comedy, Musical, Puns, Guns & Vixens

January 21-31 @ Brunish Theatre – A musical premiere! Part of Portland’s Fertile Ground Festival. Dex Dixon is a hard-boiled paranormal investigator at the beginning of the end of his career. He lives in Our Fair City, a gritty urban jungle just across the dimensional rift from Night Side, a city populated by the movie […]

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