Portland Civic Theatre Guild 2016-17 Season
Descriptions & Schedules of the 2016-17 Readings:
October 4 Educating Rita by Willy Russell
In this comedy about self discovery, with echoes of My Fair Lady, a University professor discovers that sometimes students make the best teachers.
November 1 The Velocity of Autumn by Eric Coble
A humorous, honest, and touching look at the often fiery nature of family relations and the fragility of love.
December 6 Holiday Radio Hour! Willamette Radio Workshop
Welcome back the Willamette Radio Workshop as they once again usher in the spirit of the holidays with a selection of stories presented in the style of an old time radio show. Laughter, tears, and sound effects!
January 2017 Fertile Ground: A City Wide Festival of New Works
Hear a new play in development chosen by the Guild as part of Portland’s exciting and unique city wide celebration of new works. The Guild’s selection will be announced after our new play is chosen.
February 7 Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Christopher Durang
This raucous comedy blends Chekhov’s classic themes of loss and longing, Disney’s Snow White, and a psychic housekeeper into a delightfully off-kilter romp.
March 7 Proof by David Auburn
After the death of her brilliant mathematician father, Catherine is faced with the most difficult problem of all: how much of her father’s madness-or genius-will she inherit?
April 4 The Dock Brief by John Mortimer and The Duck Variations by David Mamet
In this pair of “two-hander” comedies, a delightfully inept lawyer is assigned to defend a cheerful little man accused of murdering his wife, and two old men make hilarious and profound observations about life and ducks.
May 2 A Musical Treat Directed by Adair Chappell
Once again, the “dessert” of the season! A delightful and dynamic performance by some of Portland’s finest musical stars!
Readings are presented at
The Sanctuary 1785 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97232
Coffee at 10:00 AM Performance at 10:30AM
Season Flex Tickets: 7 Tickets: $49 Single tickets $8
Single ticket for A Musical Treat $10.00
Season Flex tickets are good for any performance
including Fertile Ground and Musical Treat
Tickets available at the door or send a check to:
Portland Civic Theatre Guild
PO BOX 6711, Portland, OR 97228
The season play selections are subject to change.