The Armory
128 NW Eleventh Ave, Portland, OR 97209 · 503-445-3700 · www.pcs.org
The Armory

Frida … A Self Portrait

Graphic with the title "Frida … A Self Portrait" in a black box on an abstract blue background.
October 9 – November 7, 2021
On the U.S. Bank Main Stage
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Single tickets go on sale September 15.

Set on the eve of Frida Kahlo’s death, this intimate show plunges into the brilliant, nuanced world of Kahlo’s tumultuous, extraordinary life. Brazilian writer and performer Vanessa Severo cracks open a powerful portal between herself and the celebrated Mexican painter, bringing breathtaking physicality and raw honesty to this stunningly creative production.

“Colorful and imaginative … a deeply affecting drama that leaves an ineradicable imprint.”
–The Pitch

Frida … A Self Portrait

  • Written & Performed by Vanessa Severo
  • Directed by Joanie Schultz

Portland Center Stage at The Armory 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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