The Portland Civic Theatre Guild presents
Featuring four intriguing plays from the world stage, and introducing three outstanding new works by Portland area playwrights!
October 1 Crooked Numbers ** by Ellen Margolis directed by Micki Selvitella
Woodstock, 1979. Her hands already full with a struggling business and a dying partner, Fran takes on the care and feeding of her 15-year-old, baseball-obsessed niece. *Sponsored by Don Horn*
November 5 Switzerland by Johanna Murray-Smith directed by Pat Moran
When a mysterious visitor arrives at the secluded home of famous crime writer Patricia Highsmith, fictional murders become a dangerous reality.
December 3 Angel Street by Patrick Hamilton directed by Julie A. Akers
This Victorian thriller (aka Gaslight) delivers the perfect combination of suspense, intrigue and delicious revenge. *Sponsored by Culver Glass*
January 14 The Sea Horse by Edward J. Moore directed by Jeanne Rogers
In a waterfront bar, Harry and Gertrude fight, makeup, spin dreams, and share their deeply hidden private dreams. A love story.
February 4 The Winner of the Portland Civic Theatre Guild’s New Play Award
A new play by a Portland area playwright, presented as a part of Fertile Ground: A City-Wide Festival of New Works.
March 3 Bible Stories for Agnostics** by John Longenbaugh directed by Matt Pavik
Stories from Genesis are re-imagined for the contemporary age in six short plays, following the fortunes of Adam and Eve from Eden out into the world. *Sponsored by Robert Conklin*
April 7 Apologia by Alexi Kaye Campbell directed by Mary McDonald-Lewis
A witty, topical and passionate story about generations, secrets and the stories we tell about our lives.
May 5 A Musical Treat Directed by Adair Chappell
Always the “dessert” of the season. A delightful musical performed by Portland’s finest musical stars!
The Play Package; 7 plays for $60 7 admissions for the price of 6!!
Note: this package does NOT include A Musical Treat
The Everything Package: $80 buys the whole season of 8 productions-
Including one Golden ticket for A Musical Treat-and you still get one play free!
Requests for tickets by mail may be made by sending a check to:
Portland Civic Theatre Guild
PO BOX 6711, Portland, OR 97228