Teachers and other audience members can enhance their theatrical experience with PlayNotes, our resource guide. Created by the Portland Stage Literary and Education departments, these extensive guides present a broad spectrum of information and perspectives on each play in our Mainstage season. PlayNotes appeals to a wide audience of student and adult readers who wish to delve more deeply into the plays on our stage.

PlayNotes for Talley’s Folly by Lanford Wilson has been published. To access this issue click here.
To access the links in this issue you must DOWNLOAD the issue instead of previewing it.

To access the Bibliography click here.

Instant Resources
Click below to access the following educational resources:
Una furtiva lagrima
Lanford Wilson’s Obituary
A 1920s Slang Dictionary

An Interactive Timeline of WW1, WW2, and Talley’s Folly

PlayNotes is typically published one week before a show opens.

Educators interested in more information can contact our Education Department by clicking here.