The Portland Civic Theatre Guild renames The Portland Civic Theatre Award in Support of Theatre and seeks applications for awards and fellowships totaling $10,000. In honor of the memory of our inspirational member Isabella Chappell, the Portland Civic Theatre Guild announces that the Portland Civic Theatre Award in Support of Theatre will now be named the Isabella Chappell Award in Support of Theatre.…

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Staged letter 2018 Mary Brand Theatre for Youth Award, $2000 to Staged! Musical Theatre to help produce Spring Awakening. Patrick W letter 2018 Leslie O. Fulton Fellowship, $5000 to Patrick Walsh to travel to Australia to work with Queensland Shakepeare  Ensemble to create a production at a correctional facility. Portland Civic Theatre Award in Support of Theatre, $3000 to Twilight Theatre Company to pay for…

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The Portland Civic Theatre Guild is delighted to announce that Shakespeare’s Skull by Portland playwright Rich Rubin will be the 2019 Fertile Ground New Play reading for the Portland Civic Theatre Guild’s Readers Theatre, Friday evening, January 25 at 7:30 pm and Saturday morning, January 26 at 10:30 am, at The Sanctuary, home of triangle! Theatre Company.…

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October – Foxfire by Susan Cooper & Hume Cronin will be directed by David Mitchem Brown.  David got his start acting and dancing at age 11 and enjoyed a busy stage career before taking time out to raise a family.  His return to performing has taken him to stages and film sets world-wide.   November – Grand Junction (a finalist…

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Sometimes, fate doesn’t always play out as you plan. During my trip, I had intended to learn about traditional Laotian art and embrace a culture that I had not been exposed to. I soon discovered that there are many things that I did not know about Laos, or even about my family or the United…

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The Portland Civic Theatre Guild 2018-2019 Season includes new plays by local playwrights, contemporary scripts from Broadway, old favorites, a musical and even a vintage Holiday Radio Hour-Take a look! October 2    Foxfire by Susan Cooper and Hume Cronyn This love story with songs, originally written for Hume Cronyn and Jessica Tandy, illuminates themes of…

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Marry Me a Little, the musical review of the music and lyrics of Stephen Sondheim. Come celebrate the music and lyrics of Stephen Sondheim in Marry Me A Little, conceived and developed by Craig Lucas and Norman Rene. This charming and bittersweet musical revue features songs by Stephen Sondheim, the undisputed master of the contemporary…

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Fertile Ground 2018 Staged Reading The Portland Civic Theatre Guild’s 2018 New Play Award I LOVE YOU/WHO ARE YOU By MATTHEW MILLER Directed by TRISH EGAN Festival Dates: Jan 22nd @ 7:30pm; Jan 23rd @ 10:30am   Venue: THE SANCTUARY, 1785 NE SANDY BLVD. PORTLAND, OR 97232 Tickets:  JAN 22nd EVENING $15, JANUARY 23rd MORNING…

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