On July 16, 2020 Jessica Kroeze had a chance to talk with Dañel Malán at the Miracle Theatre. Please take a moment to hear about the work that is connecting communities of youth with this theatre. This short audio will give you some highlights on how the Mary Brand funds will benefit youth.

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The Endowment Committee has decided that applications for all grants that follow the spirit of the criteria do not need to follow the letter of the criteria. For example: 1) answers DO NOT need to be on separate sheets of paper 2) scanned copies of reference letters may be sent; or 3) you can give…

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Dear Loyal Patrons, March 19, 2020 Due to obvious circumstances and the wellness of our audiences, we have no choice but to cancel the remainder of our scheduled 2019-20 PCTG season. Which means there will be no April reading of Apologia as well as no May Musical Treat. Now you ask, “What do I do…

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The definition of fertile:  Producing or bearing many crops in great quantities: PRODUCTIVE Characterized by great resourcefulness of thought or imagination: INVENTIVE A fertile mind:  PLENTIFUL There is no better way to describe what you will experience on our stage. We are very proud to share a reading of the 2020 Portland Civic Theatre Guilds New Play Award Winner, Recent Unsettling Events by Andrea…

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The Portland Civic Theatre Guild is seeking submissions from Portland Metro Area playwrights for a new play as part of Fertile Ground 2021.Submissions will be accepted starting February 1, 2020Submission deadline is July 27, 2020. DETAILS• The Portland Civic Theatre Guild will produce a reading of the selected new play by a Portland metro area…

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Weather policy: in the event of bad weather, our policy is to follow the Portland Public School’s weather closure. Meaning if they are closed, or have a late opening, we will have to cancel the performance and reschedule it. Listen to the news in the morning, the PPS closure/late start announcements go out really early.

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The Portland Civic Theatre Guild is delighted to announce that Recent Unsettling Events by Portland playwright Andrea Stolowitz will be the 2020 Fertile Ground New Play reading for the Portland Civic Theatre Guild’s Readers Theatre, Tuesday morning, February 4 at 10:30 am and February 5 at 7:30 pm, at The Sanctuary, home of triangle! Theatre…

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Portland Area Playwrights! Do you have a new play you would like read for Fertile Ground 2020? The Portland Civic Theatre Guild is seeking submissions from Portland Metro Area playwrights for a new play as part of Fertile Ground 2020. Submission deadline is August 1, 2019. DETAILS • The Portland Civic Theatre Guild will produce…

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Mary Brand, founded the Portland Civic Theatre Guild in 1958. This $2000 Mary Brand Award is directed to individuals and programs that involve young people in theatre education as participants, observers, or students. This year’s grant will go towards teaching young artists how to choose, direct and produce their own work while being mentored by…

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