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We're sorry to share that the January 21-23 performances of The Great Leap have been canceled, as we've detected breakthrough cases of COVID-19 in the production group. If you have tickets to one of these performances, please explore your ticket options here. Our highest priority is always the health and safety of every cast, crew, staff, and audience members in the theater, so we appreciate your flexibility and understanding.

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: *Like the Brightest Star* by Tom Lupton

Photography Exhibit: Like the Brightest Star by Tom Lupton

January 22 – March 6  •  FREE

Tom Lupton's Like the Brightest Star is a photography exhibit for "the misfits and the losers and the rock and rollers." Based on the final song from Hedwig and the Angry Inch, the exhibit celebrates the struggle, victory, and transcendence of duality.

Preview image for Gallery Exhibit: *Works by Arvie Smith*

Gallery Exhibit: Works by Arvie Smith

January 28 – April 4  •  FREE

Explore this incredible collection of narrative storytelling work and portrait work that expresses "deep sympathy for the dispossessed and marginalized members of society in an unrelenting search for beauty, meaning, and equality." It will be on display through April 4, in support of our production of Gem of the Ocean.

Preview image for First Thursday with the Sarah Clarke Trio, Featuring Art by Arvie Smith & Tom Lupton

First Thursday with the Sarah Clarke Trio, Featuring Art by Arvie Smith & Tom Lupton

Thu, Feb 3, 5 p.m.  •  FREE

Celebrate First Thursday with a performance by the Sarah Clarke Trio and art exhibits from Arvie Smith and Tom Lupton. Sarah will be joined by Michael Elson and Damian Erskine, playing a mix from R&B to jazz and high-energy funk. 

Preview image for Post-Show Conversation with Logan M. Ridenour-Starnes & Ash from *Hedwig and the Angry Inch*

Post-Show Conversation with Logan M. Ridenour-Starnes & Ash from Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Sat, Feb 12, 3:30 p.m.  •  FREE

Please join us for a post-show conversation for Hedwig and the Angry Inch with Assistant Director Logan M. Ridenour-Starnes and Music Director Ash. This discussion will cover the artistic team's creative process and behind-the-scenes stories of getting the work from the page to the stage.

Preview image for ​Carla Rossi and Pepper Pepper are *GLOOP*

​Carla Rossi and Pepper Pepper are GLOOP

Mon, Feb 21, 7:30 p.m.  •  $15 to $25 sliding scale*

Portland's own Carla Rossi and Pepper Pepper bring you a brand new, evening-length drag explosion in GLOOP, the first live and local performance from this avant-garde drag duo since 2019!

Portland Center Stage is committed to identifying & interrupting instances of racism & all forms of oppression, through the principles of inclusion, diversity, equity, & accessibility (IDEA).

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