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Upcoming Events

  Unless otherwise noted events are 21+
  Shows: Doors 7 pm, Performance 8 pm
  Workshops: 7 - 10:30 pm


Urban Tellers® Invitational
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Featuring Lynne Duddy, Lawrence Howard, Penny Walter, Eric Stern, Kriya Kaping, and Leigh Hancock Advance Tickets $15
Venue: Alberta Abbey

RACC ArtSpark!
Thursday, September 18, 2014
NOTE THE TIME FOR THIS ONE: 5-8 PM
It's a happening! Music, entertainment, food, fun, community! Artslandia, Hungry Opera Machine, Portland Story Theater
FREE
Venue: Alberta Abbey

Urban Tellers® Invitational
Hood River
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Featuring Lynne Duddy, Lawrence Howard, Penny Walter, Eric Stern, Kriya Kaping, and Leigh Hancock Advance Tickets $15
Venue: Columbia Center for The Arts, Hood River

Workshop, The Art of Personal Narrative
Hood River
Sundays starting October 5, 2014
Dates, Times, Prerequisites
Cost $225 Call 503.284.2226 to Register
Venue: Columbia Center for The Arts, Hood River

Workshop, The Art of Personal Narrative
Tuesdays starting October 7, 2014
Dates, Times, Prerequisites
Cost $225 Call 503.284.2226 to Register
Venue: Portland Story Theater Home Studio

Urban Tellers®
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Featuring Warren McPherson, Jeri Jenkins, Frank Engle, Nada Katz, Les Shannon, and Robert Post
Advance Tickets $15
Venue: Alberta Abbey

Shackleton's Antarctic Nightmare
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Featuring Lawrence Howard, Artmchair Adventurer
Advance Tickets $15
Venue: Alberta Abbey

Urban Tellers®
Saturday, November 8, 2014
Advance Tickets $15
Venue: Alberta Abbey

Urban Tellers®
Hood River
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Advance Tickets $15
Venue: Columbia Center for The Arts, Hood River

Workshop, The Art of Personal Narrative
Tuesdays starting November 18, 2014
Dates, Times, Prerequisites
Cost $225 Call 503.284.2226 to register
Venue: Portland Story Theater Home Studio

Solo Speak
Bend
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 2PM and 7:30PM
The Adoption Show with Lynne Duddy [Portland] and Sharon Knorr and Bev Allen [Bend]
Advance Tickets
Venue: Greenwood Playhouse, Bend

Urban Tellers®
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Advance Tickets $15
Venue: Alberta Abbey


Portland Story Theater's stories may contain "colorful" language, sexual escapades of a questionable nature and numerous examples of extremely poor judgment, along with profound insights, deep revelations and moments of truth, triumph and transformation.
All shows 21+ [Listener Discretion Advised]

"Highly personal and authentic narratives…" Portland Monthly Magazine

New Season, New Venue, New Stories!

Saturday, September 13th, Urban Tellers® Invitational!


We kick off our 10th season in our brand new home, the Alberta Abbey! The season opens on September 13th, with a very special Urban Tellers® Invitational that features Portland Story Theater's Dream Team: founders Lawrence Howard, Lynne Duddy, and Penny Walter, along with a few of our favorite storytellers: Kriya Kaping, Eric Stern, and Leigh Hancock.



"The focus is on the story. It just feels pure and intentional and to the point." Angie Martorana, Designer

Everyone has a story...

What's Yours?

Our workshop, The Art of Personal Narrative gives people, just like you, the chance to discover your personal narrative in a safe, supportive environment. You will learn how to use the art form of storytelling to create a new narrative for yourself. In telling your real, true story, you can tap into your own wisdom to inspire, transform and create new connections, within yourself and with others. [Find out more...]

"It's a process of embracing what's been at the edges of your heart and is now rising up." Maura Conlon, Author.

Moving On Up To Alberta!

When Portland Story Theater launches its 2014/2015 Season this September, it will be in their new home, the Alberta Abbey. Built in 1924, this mixed-use building offers the growth opportunity that Portland Story Theater has been looking for over the last couple of years. It's a fantastic opportunity ... [Read More]

East-Side Storytellers

Bob Hicks, Oregon Arts Watch © 2014

"...Portland Story Theater’s big move, come September, from the funky and intimate Hipbone space on East Burnside Street to the funky and much bigger Alberta Abbey, on Northeast Alberta and Mallory, a couple of blocks around the corner from Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard." [Read More]

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