Portland Stage Events

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Upcoming Events

Oct 29

From Away

Reading 7pm | $10 in Advance, $15 suggested at the door |
Reception to follow co-hosted by  Wex

This annual festival of new work celebrates the voices of international writers. Each season, From Away brings talented writers from around the world to Portland, where excerpts from their work are performed in translation by Affiliate Artists. Readings followed by a reception co-hosted by WEX, our 2018-19 Community Engagement Partner, with food from local, immigrant businesses.

Oct 31

Refuge Malja Rush35 Pre-Performance Party

6:30pm Reception free for Rush35 Members
7:30pm Performance of Refuge Malja by Bess Welden
Featuring Flatbreads, Shipyard, Two Fat Cats and wine.

Rush35 provides an affordable gateway into theater for audiences age 35 and under by offering a $15 ticket to any of our Mainstage Productions.

35 or under? Not yet a Rush35 member? Sign-up today to receive your invite to the Pre-Performance Rush35 events and discounted tickets.

Dec 13

A Christmas Carol Rush35 Pre-Performance Party

6:30pm Reception free for Rush35 Members
7:30pm Performance of A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Featuring Flatbreads, Shipyard, Two Fat Cats and wine.

Rush35 provides an affordable gateway into theater for audiences age 35 and under by offering a $15 ticket to any of our Mainstage Productions.

35 or under? Not yet a Rush35 member? Sign-up today to receive your invite to the Pre-Performance Rush35 events and discounted tickets.

Jan 23

The Importance of Being Earnest Rush35 Pre-Performance Party

Rush35 Pre-Performance Party
6:30pm Reception free for Rush35 Members
7:30pm Performance of The Importance of Being Earnest
by Oscar Wilde
Featuring Flatbreads, Shipyard, Two Fat Cats and wine.

Rush35 provides an affordable gateway into theater for audiences age 35 and under by offering a $15 ticket to any of our Mainstage Productions.

35 or under? Not yet a Rush35 member? Sign-up today to receive your invite to the Pre-Performance Rush35 events and discounted tickets.

Feb 05

Directors Lab As You Like It by William Shakespeare

7pm | Studio Theater | Pay What You Can

Portland Stage’s Education Department presents a one-night performance of the Director’s Lab School Tour production of As You Like It. Professional actors present a 45 min version of the classic play. This program travels to schools throughout Maine, and we share it with Portland Stage audiences on Feb 5.

Feb 27

The Half-Light Rush35 Pre-Performance Party

6:30pm Reception free for Rush35 Members
7:30pm Performance of The Half-Light by Monica Wood
Featuring Flatbreads, Shipyard, Two Fat Cats and wine.

Rush35 provides an affordable gateway into theater for audiences age 35 and under by offering a $15 ticket to any of our Mainstage Productions.

35 or under? Not yet a Rush35 member? Sign-up today to receive your invite to the Pre-Performance Rush35 events and discounted tickets.

Mar 04

Maine Crime Writers Reading

With Maine’s premiere Crime Writers
6:30pm pre-show reception |7pm staged reading

Affiliate Artists and local actors read excerpts from local Crime Writer’s novels. Writers to be announced.

Apr 03

Skeleton Crew Rush35 Pre-Performance Party

6:30pm Reception free for Rush35 Members
7:30pm Performance of Skeleton Crew by Dominique Morriseau
Featuring Flatbreads, Shipyard, Two Fat Cats and wine.

Rush35 provides an affordable gateway into theater for audiences age 35 and under by offering a $15 ticket to any of our Mainstage Productions.

35 or under? Not yet a Rush35 member? Sign-up today to receive your invite to the Pre-Performance Rush35 events and discounted tickets.

May 01

The Last Five Years Rush35 Pre-Performance Party

6:30pm Reception free for Rush35 Members
7:30pm Performance of The Last Five Years
by Jason Robert Brown
Featuring Flatbreads, Shipyard, Two Fat Cats and wine.

Rush35 provides an affordable gateway into theater for audiences age 35 and under by offering a $15 ticket to any of our Mainstage Productions.

35 or under? Not yet a Rush35 member? Sign-up today to receive your invite to the Pre-Performance Rush35 events and discounted tickets.

May 05

Portland Stage Spring Gala 2019

5pm-8pm|Details to come
Live Entertainment | Dinner & Drinks | Live & Silent Auctions

May 14

Exclusive Rush35 Party

5:30pm – 7:30pm
Complimentary party for Rush35 Members who attended three or more Mainstage Productions in 2018-2019 Season!
With the stars from the cast of The Last Five Years Serving Shipyard Beer, food, and a pint glass to take home.

Rush35 provides an affordable gateway into theater for audiences age 35 and under by offering a $15 ticket to any of its Mainstage Productions.