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Portland Story Theater
The Pacific Northwest's
Premier Storytelling Organization


Portland Story Theater
Artists in Collaboration

Artists in Collaboration with Portland Story Theater

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+

2014-2015 Season
All Portland shows are at our new home The Alberta Abbey,
located at 126 NE Alberta Street (map), just two blocks West of MLK

Urban Tellers® at The Alberta Abbey, Show 8PM,
September 13, October 11, November 8, December 13,
February 7, March 7, April 11, May 9, June 13, July 11

Urban Tellers® in Hood River, Oregon, Shows 7:30PM,
Spoken Word at The Columbia Center for the Arts,
215 Cascade Avenue
September 27 and November 15

Shackleton's Antarctic Nightmare at The Alberta Abbey, Show 8PM
October 18

The Adoption Show, Shows 2 & 7:30PM
The Solo Speak Sessions in Bend, Oregon
Cascades Theatre (formerly The Greenwood Playhouse)
148 NW Greenwood Avenue
November 22

The Essex at The Alberta Abbey, Show 8PM
January 23 and 24

The Essex in Bend, Oregon, Show 7:30PM
Special Solo Speak Session
Cascades Theatre (formerly The Greenwood Playhouse)
148 NW Greenwood Avenue
April 17

Kiss & Tell at The Alberta Abbey, Show 8PM
Valentine's Day
February 14

Kiss Me, I'm Irish at The Alberta Abbey, Show 8PM
St. Paddy's Day Celebration
March 14


2013-2014 Season
Urban Tellers at Hipbone Studio:
September 14, October 12, November 9, December 14,
February 1, March 8, April 12, May 10, June 14, July 12

Bridges at Hipbone Studio:
October 26

Feature-Length Solo Shows at Hipbone Studio:
November 22, 23

33 and 1/3, A Duet, The Long-Play Version at Hipbone Studio:
April 25, 26

33 and 1/3, A Duet, The Long-Play Version in New York City :

Open Source Gallery, How To Build A Fire
July 31

Bady House Story Concerts, BHSC #12
August 3

Shackleton's Antarctic Nightmare at Hipbone Studio:
January 11, 17, 18, 24, and 25

Kiss & Tell | Valentine's Day at The Alberta Rose Theatre:
February 14


2012-2013 Season
September 8: Urban Tellers | You Can't Keep A Good Woman Down
October 13: Urban Tellers | That Special Someone
October 20: Shackleton's Antarctic Nightmare - One Night Only
October 24: Shackleton's Antarctic Nightmare, New York October 26 & 27: Spellbound: Halloween Fundraiser at The John Palmer House
November 10: Urban Tellers | Navigating The Path
December 8: Urban Tellers | Rites of Passage
January 18, 19, 25, 26: Lawrence Howard in John "Babbacombe" Lee
February 9: Urban Tellers
February 14: Kiss & Tell at the Alberta Rose Theatre
March 23: Urban Tellers
April 13: Urban Tellers
April 19, 20, 26, 27: Singlehandedly, New Works Solo Festival
May 11: Urban Tellers (Season Finale)


2011-2012 Season
September 9: Urban Tellers | Unexpected Journeys
October 7: Urban Tellers | The Choices We Make
October 28 & 29: Spellbound: Halloween Fundraiser at The John Palmer House
November 11: Urban Tellers | Revelations
December 9: Urban Tellers | It's All Relative
January 20, 21, 27, 28: Lawrence Howard in Shackleton's Antarctic Nightmare
February 10: Urban Tellers | Expect The Unexpected
February 14: Kiss & Tell at the Alberta Rose Theatre
March 9: Urban Tellers | Banes & Blessings
April 13: Urban Tellers | Anything Can Happen
April 27, 28 and May 4, 5: Singlehandedly
May 11: Urban Tellers | Urban Tellers Invitational
June 8: Urban Tellers | Game Changer
July 13: Urban Tellers| Curve Ball (Season Finale)


2010-2011 Season
PST 2010-11 Season
(Autumn) Urban Tellers
Devilishly Good
Halloween Tales of Terror: Fundraiser at The John Palmer House
(Winter) Urban Tellers
Lawrence Howard in Polar Opposities: Amundsen, Scott, and the Race For The Pole
Love Jones
(Spring) Urban Tellers
Singlehandedly
(Summer) Urban Tellers


2009-2010 Season
Halloween Tales of Terror: PST Fundraiser at The John Palmer House
Lawrence Howard in Mawson's Mettle: Alone On The Wide Shores Of The World
Seven Minutes in Heaven
Singlehandedly


2008-2009 Season
My Favorite Pair!
Lawrence Howard in Shackleton's Antarctic Nightmare: The Endurance
Smitten!
Singlehandedly


2004-2008 Ensemble Shows
Licking The Plate
Who Am I And Where's My Coffee?
And Then The Bed Broke!
Always Say Yes!
Beginner's Luck
Everybody's Got One
All the Wrong Places and
Love, Death, and Other Scary Stuff


2008 Solo Shows (Precursor to Singlehandedly)



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