Behind The Shows

Dive deep into artist interviews, script analysis, and behind-the-scenes content.


Portland Stage hosts a variety of discussions associated with each production in our Mainstage Season. While not all discussions are held virtually or are are recorded, many are and have been over the past few years, and you can find those in the archives on our Discussions Page!

In the News

Maine Tourism Innovation & Creativity Award

PBS News Hour • The show will go on! Performing arts pivot during pandemic

Off Script, On Stage

Get to know the cast in these candid interviews with informal rapid-fire Q&A style interviews.

Native Gardens

Almost, Maine

P.S. Stories from the Stage

A video series where the cast and crew share their most memorable moments from the stage, keeping storytelling alive during the pandemic. Visit scenes and moments from the past couple of decades, told from a the artists’ perspectives.

Beyond the Script

Senior Living