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Upcoming Events

Listed below are upcoming shows, staged readings, classes, community partnership events, and more.
All times Pacific unless otherwise noted.

Go here to view recordings of virtual offerings and events that have already taken place.

Preview image for Photography Exhibit: *Pas de trois* by Jingzi Zhao

Photography Exhibit: Pas de trois by Jingzi Zhao

February 4 – March 31  •  FREE

The photography series Pas de trois will feature Jingzi Zhao's ongoing collaboration with Xuan Cheng and Brian Simcoe, two principals from Oregon Ballet Theater. These images are a celebration of motivation, artistry, and creative alchemy created over the last three years.

Preview image for Art Exhibit: Augury House presents *Breaking Ground* Lunar New Year Celebration

Art Exhibit: Augury House presents Breaking Ground Lunar New Year Celebration

January 25 – February 5  •  FREE

BREAKING GROUND is an exhibition by Carissa Te-Hsuan Chu to celebrate the 2023 Lunar New Year and serve as a conceptual opening ceremony of the Lone Fir Cemetery Block 14 Cultural Heritage and Healing Garden. The event will feature pre-show writing prompts and audience interactions in the main lobby.

Preview image for Pre-show Music featuring Jermaine

Pre-show Music featuring Jermaine

Wed, Feb 8, 6:30 p.m.  •  FREE

As part of The People's Party: BIPOC Affinity Night for Ms. Holmes & Ms.Watson - Apt. 2B join us before the show for a performance by Portland-based multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Jermaine. Plus, there will be a Sherlock-worthy mystery game for guests to solve as part of Affinity Night programming.

Preview image for Live Podcast: Klyph Notes with DJ Klyph with guest Bocha

Live Podcast: Klyph Notes with DJ Klyph with guest Bocha

Mon, Feb 20, 8 p.m.  •  FREE

DJ Klyph is a staple of the Portland scene and consistently provides local hip-hop communities through terrestrial radio (XRAY.FM) and live events (My People's Market, The Numberz FM, etc.). The Klyph Notes program is now coming to Portland Center Stage with an opportunity for fans to be a part of a live recording of the podcast and interact with host Klyph, resident DJ O.G.ONE, and special guest Bocha.

Preview image for March First Thursday with DJ Gila Suspectum and DJ Lapaushi

March First Thursday with DJ Gila Suspectum and DJ Lapaushi

Thu, Mar 2, 5 p.m.  •  FREE

Join us for March First Thursday featuring DJ Gila Suspectum (UwU PDX collective member and Director of the Portland Two Spirit Society) and DJ Lapaushi (Noche Libre DJ collective) as they spin music that spans across varied genres and geography.

Preview image for Pre-show Author Talk with Anthony Hudson

Pre-show Author Talk with Anthony Hudson

Thu, Mar 9, 6:30 p.m.  •  FREE

Anthony Hudson, the human avatar for Portland's own Carla Rossi, will share a selection of material written for the Clown Queen herself before diving into the first-ever public reading from his forthcoming book Looking for Tiger Lily, a new memoir adapted from Anthony's internationally-touring solo stage show.

Preview image for Pre-Show Music Featuring Rainezra

Pre-Show Music Featuring Rainezra

Fri, Mar 17, 6:30 p.m.  •  FREE

As part of The People's Party BIPOC Affinity Night for Young Americans, join us for a pre-show happy hour solo set by Portland-based musician Rainezra. Complimentary beer provided by Deschutes Brewery.

Preview image for Art Exhibit: *The Year of The Rabbits* by Qi You

Art Exhibit: The Year of The Rabbits by Qi You

January 20 – March 26  •  FREE

Portland Center Stage will host The Year of the Rabbits, an art exhibit by Portland-based artist Qi You. The Year of the Rabbits draws upon the artist’s history as a design student at China Central Academy of Fine Arts and Qi and involves reinventing traditional zodiac animal iconography and bringing her wishes into a new collective story with this dedicated life-long project.

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