Join the Understudies!

Experience Portland Stage from behind the scenes. The Understudies is a membership program open to all who contribute $1,000 or more to the Annual Fund each July - June season. Join us for Open Technical Rehearsals, Meet the Artist events and much more. It is our hope, that by offering these behind-the-scenes events, our most enthusiastic supporters will gain insight to the process of creating a production, raising their passion for theater to a whole new level!

For more information please contact Gale Kurtz in our Development office at 207-774-1043 ext. 109 or e-mail development@portlandstage.org.  

Understudies Events -- Open Technical Rehearsals

Get a sneak peek behind the scenes as each show prepared to take the mainstage. Open Technical Rehearsals will take place on select Saturdays and include a casual reception and backstage tour.




Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
by August Wilson
SEP 24 - OCT 20, 2013

by Morris Panych
OCT 29 - NOV 17, 2013

Santaland Diaries
by David Sedaris
Dec 3 - DEC 22, 2013
In the Studio Theater

A Christmas Carol
by Hans Christian Andersen
NOV 29 - DEC 22, 2013

Trouble Is My Business

by Joseph Vass
JAN 21 - FEB 16, 2014

by Tom Coash

FEB 25 - MAR 16, 2014

by Nina Raine
MAR 25 - APR 13, 2014

The Savannah Disputation
by Evan Smith
APR 22 - MAY 18, 2014