The Armory
128 NW Eleventh Ave, Portland, OR 97209 · 503-445-3700 ·
The Armory

Productive Discomfort: IDEA in Portland Theater

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Event Details
Sunday, February 9, 2020
5 p.m.
Alan J. Beard Mezzanine

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Join Portland theatermakers in a discussion of inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility (IDEA) in our spaces and on our stages. A panel of artists and administrators will share how their organizations are grappling with this work, opening the space for questions and conversation among attendees.


  • Jonas Angelet, Community Programs Manager, Portland Center Stage
  • Kisha Jarrett, Audience Development & Marketing Director, Artists Repertory Theatre
  • Jenny Stadler, Executive Director, PHAME
  • Jane Vogel, President, Advance Gender Equity in the Arts
  • Brian Weaver, Artistic Director, Portland Playhouse


  • Ruby Joy White
    Ruby Joy White (She/Prince) serves as the director of the Multicultural Resource Center at Reed College, and is a consultant for equity, anti-racist, and identity/positionality workshops. Additionally, Prince curates music/creative spaces and is a Content Writer for Art For Ourselves, an online grassroots community publication for QTBIBPOC artists, activists, and cultural workers.
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