Affiliate Artists Events

The Portland Stage Affiliate Artists present and participate in a diverse range of programs each season, dedicated to exploring new theatrical works, bringing the written word to the stage, and welcoming the community into the theater.


2013-2014 Affiliate Artists Events
(This listing is edited and expanded throughout the season as new events are announced)

Valentine's Day Reading
Monday • February 10 • 7:00 PM
The Affiliate Artists' annual compilation of short readings for Valentine's Day, spanning theater, literature, and music, which celebrates the many faces of love; from the ridiculous to the sublime and everything in between!

Unless otherwise noted, all Affiliate Artists events take place on the Portland Stage Mainstage at 25A Forest Avenue in Portland and are open to the public on a Pay-what-you-can basis.

To find out more about specific Affiliate Artists events, contact Portland Stage Literary Manager Daniel Burson at 207-774-1043 ext. 105 or by
e-mail at  

For more information on the history of the Affiliate Artists group and its members, click here.




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