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Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 23 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 23
by Audition Roundup on July 23, 2017 in Portland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 23, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/23/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/23/2017
by BWW on July 23, 2017 in Portland

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/23/2017 for Portland (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 21, 2017 in Portland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature Newsies, Mamma Mia, and More! (more...)
Artists Rep Announces NEW. NOW. NECESSARY 2017/18 Season Artists Rep Announces NEW. NOW. NECESSARY 2017/18 Season
by BWW News Desk on July 19, 2017 in Portland

For its 35th anniversary as Portland's premiere mid-size regional theatre company, Artists Repertory Theatre will offer seven gripping, contemporary plays for their mainstage series.  Among these plays are Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winners, the second  Table|Room|Stage commission, The Thanksgiving Play, by Larissa FastHorse, and a limited run of the World Premiere of the epic theatrical event Magellanica, by Portland playwright E.M. Lewis. Artists Rep's FRONTIER SERIES returns for a second season with internationally acclaimed artists from New York, Seattle and Iran. (more...)
OFF THE RAILS Opens 7/30 at The Oregon Shakespeare Festival OFF THE RAILS Opens 7/30 at The Oregon Shakespeare Festival
by BWW News Desk on July 19, 2017 in Portland

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will reach a long-overdue milestone this month with the opening of the world-premiere production of Off the Rails, the 82-year-old Festival's first play by a Native writer. Playwright Randy Reinholz's irreverent and subversive adaptation of Shakespeare's Measure for Measure, directed by OSF Artistic Director Bill Rauch, previews July 27, 28 and 29, opens July 30 and runs in the Angus Bowmer Theatre through the end of the 2017 season. (more...)
LUNGS by Duncan Macmillan Opens 8/4 at Third Rail LUNGS by Duncan Macmillan Opens 8/4 at Third Rail
by BWW News Desk on July 19, 2017 in Portland

How exactly does one decide to bring a child into this world - with the oceans, and the climate, and the, you know, everything else? Surely the kid's Eiffel Tower-sized carbon footprint is reason enough not to. (more...)
Portland Opera Opens David Lang Double Bill, 7/28 Portland Opera Opens David Lang Double Bill, 7/28
by BWW News Desk on July 18, 2017 in Portland

Portland Opera will present the West Coast premiere of a double bill of two contemporary works, The Difficulty of Crossing a Field and Pulitzer Prize-winning The Little Match Girl Passion on July 28 - the first of four performances. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 16 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 16
by Audition Roundup on July 16, 2017 in Portland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 16, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 16 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 16
by Audition Roundup on July 16, 2017 in Portland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 16, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/16/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/16/2017
by BWW on July 16, 2017 in Portland

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/16/2017 for Portland (more...)
JAW: A Playwrights Festival Full Schedule Announced JAW: A Playwrights Festival Full Schedule Announced
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2017 in Portland

The 19th annual JAW: A Playwrights Festival is Portland's chance to preview spanking new scripts while they're still in development, enjoy a host of Press Play performances and dig deeper with Community Artist Labs presented by JAW featured artists. The JAW Big Weekend is July 28-30 in various locations at The Armory. JAW is always FREE and open to the public. More information about JAW is available at www.pcs.org/jaw. (more...)
Portland Opera to present COSI FAN TUTTI on Today Portland Opera to present COSI FAN TUTTI on Today
by BWW News Desk on July 14, 2017 in Portland

Portland Opera will present Mozart's witty and comic opera, Cosi fan tutte, at the Newmark Theatre today, July 14.  Stage Director Roy Rallo has created a fresh interpretation of what many say is Mozart's wisest Italian comic opera. The production features imaginative video to portray this timeless comic drama about the questions of fidelity, infidelity and forgiveness. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 14, 2017 in Portland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, PIPPIN, and more! (more...)
THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S. THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S.
by BWW News Desk on July 11, 2017 in Portland

The folks who gave you Manhattan Monologue Slam are going national with The National Monologue Slam, the latest creation from the minds of Philip and Robert Galinsky.  The brothers have been serving the acting community since 2003 with their groundbreaking monthly competition The Manhattan Monologue Slam, an opportunity for emerging actors to perform for industry professionals each and every month by providing a panel of judges consisting of agents, casting directors, producers and the like, offering valuable advice and critiques of the performers.    (more...)
Proscenium Live Free Festival of New Work Arrives from Portland Shakes & Proscenium Journal Proscenium Live Free Festival of New Work Arrives from Portland Shakes & Proscenium Journal
by BWW News Desk on July 10, 2017 in Portland

Portland Shakespeare Project and Proscenium Journal, in association with Artists Repertory Theatre, present the third annual Proscenium Live Festival of New Work. All performances are free and begin at 7:30pm on Artists Rep's Alder Stage. (more...)
CTHULU: The Musical Comes to Portland This Week CTHULU: The Musical Comes to Portland This Week
by BWW News Desk on July 10, 2017 in Portland

After six weeks of sold-out performances in Ashland, Puppeteers for Fears, Oregon's only dedicated puppet musical horror troupe, will be bringing its original show, Cthulhu: the Musical, to Portland for performances at The Shoebox Theater July 13-15. (more...)
BWW Review: RED BASTARD: LIE WITH ME Exposes the Lovers and Liars in Us All BWW Review: RED BASTARD: LIE WITH ME Exposes the Lovers and Liars in Us All
by Krista Garver on July 10, 2017 in Portland

RED BASTARD: LIE WITH ME seeks to understand the complicated rules (and double standards) we have about love and fidelity. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 9 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 9
by Audition Roundup on July 09, 2017 in Portland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 9, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/09/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/09/2017
by BWW on July 09, 2017 in Portland

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/09/2017 for Portland (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/7 - BEAUTIFUL, LION KING, DISASTER, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/7 - BEAUTIFUL, LION KING, DISASTER, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 07, 2017 in Portland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BEAUTIFUL, THE LION KING, DISASTER, MY FAIR LADY, and more! (more...)
HAND TO GOD to Open triangle's 28th Season This Fall HAND TO GOD to Open triangle's 28th Season This Fall
by BWW News Desk on July 05, 2017 in Portland

Hand to God by Robert Askins will make its Oregon premiere as triangle's 28th season opener, running September 7-30, 2017. (more...)
Seacoast Entertainment Association Presents Ballets with a Twist in COCKTAIL HOUR: THE SHOW Seacoast Entertainment Association Presents Ballets with a Twist in COCKTAIL HOUR: THE SHOW
by BWW News Desk on July 05, 2017 in Portland

Seacoast Entertainment Association welcomes New York City's Ballets with a Twist to the West Coast for a performance of Cocktail Hour: The Show at the Florence Events Center (715 Quince Street) on Thursday, October 26, at 7:00pm. Tickets are $32.To purchase, visit seacoastea.org or call 541-997-1994. (more...)
BWW Review: Creepy, Kooky, Spooky, Ooky, and So Much Fun! THE ADDAMS FAMILY at Broadway Rose BWW Review: Creepy, Kooky, Spooky, Ooky, and So Much Fun! THE ADDAMS FAMILY at Broadway Rose
by Krista Garver on July 04, 2017 in Portland

THE ADDAMS FAMILY brings together all of your favorite kooky characters for a fun, heartfelt show with plenty of theatre magic. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 2 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jul. 2
by Audition Roundup on July 02, 2017 in Portland

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, July 2, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/02/2017 Now Playing Onstage in Portland - Week of 7/02/2017
by BWW on July 02, 2017 in Portland

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/02/2017 for Portland (more...)