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Nansen of the North

Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, in Nansen of the North @ Fremont Theater | Part of Portland 2017 Fertile Ground Festival

January 20-21, 27 & 28 @ Fremont Theater – Before Amundsen, before Scott, before Shackleton, there was Fridtjof Nansen, the great Norwegian, the Father of polar travel, the one who showed them all how it could be done. Adventurer. Scientist. Explorer. Humanitaran. Nansen, who made the first ever crossing of Greenland on ski.

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Win Tickets ($36): Urban Tellers First Fridays @ The Fremont Theater | Featuring 6 Tellers Sharing True 10 Minute Stories, Drinks, Jazz

February 3 @ Fremont Theater – Experience the real, true stories of the people of Portland. Unscripted. Unafraid. 6 tellers. 10 minutes each. Go! This Urban Tellers® features Lauren Gross (pictured), Maggie Bak, Allen Brown, Kate Raphael, Cynthia Hofmann, and Ashley Kaiser.

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Nansen of the North

Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, in Nansen of the North @ Fremont Theater | Part of Portland 2017 Fertile Ground Festival

January 20-21, 27 & 28 @ Fremont Theater – Before Amundsen, before Scott, before Shackleton, there was Fridtjof Nansen, the great Norwegian, the Father of polar travel, the one who showed them all how it could be done. Adventurer. Scientist. Explorer. Humanitaran. Nansen, who made the first ever crossing of Greenland on ski.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): IPA Beer Challenge, Bowie’s Birthday, Storytelling, Draq Queen Brunch & More! | January 5-8, 2017

Hello Portland! The first weekend of the year is here! Get your laughs w/ John Witherspoon at Helium or Drag Queen Brunch! Get out of the chill and check out the January IPA Challenge @ Hawthorne and 15th Avenue Hophouses. Kick off the new year with stories from Portlanders at Portland Story Theater’s Urban Tellers […]

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Urban Tellers January 2017

Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Urban Tellers On the Road @ Fremont Theater | Booze. Bites. Jazz. Stories. 5 Tellers, 10 Minutes Each

January 6 @ Fremont Theater – Portland Story Theater presents Urban Tellers® On The Road Coming Home. Come hear stories from our touring troupe as they bring home their stories to the Fremont Theater. These are some of our finest storytellers, including Leigh Hancock, Warren McPherson, Penny Walter, Howard Bulick, and Beth Rogers. Experience these […]

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Everything is Relative

Win Tickets ($24): Portland Storyteller’s Guild Presents Everything is Relative @ Hipbone Studio | Stories to Comfort & Sustain Through the Darkness of Winter

December 3 @ Hipbone Studio – Avery Hill, Janet Liu, Rebecca Hom, and Frans van der Horst share stories embracing what is it to be family. We choose to remember the hugs, tears, shouts, and laughter, and their brilliance can comfort and sustain us through the darkness of Winter.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700): Holiday Cash Mob, Storytelling, Gift Markets & Bazaars, Amos Lee & More! | November 17-20, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back, and the holidays are just around the corner. Get a head start on your holiday shopping at A Pacifica Holiday Warehouse, Wild Arts Festival, Fall Bizarre @ Alberta Street Pub & more! Portlanders tell stories at Backfence PDX Main Stage and Portland Storytellers’ Guild Presents Tellabration! Greg Proops headlines […]

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Backfence PDX Main Stage @ Alberta Rose Theatre |

Win Tickets ($40): Backfence PDX Main Stage @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Snooping Around, Live storytelling. No lies. No notes. No memorization

November 19 @ Alberta Rose Theatre – Our LAST SHOW OF 2016! With the theme SNOOPING AROUND. Stories that’re filled with the mystery what secrets are…. hidden inside the mind, uncovered by a wandering dog, smoked about by parents confronting a lying High School student, revealed when a mother finds letters from Spain and travels […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250): Home & Garden Show, Haunted Houses, All Jane Comedy, Vancouver Brewfest, Fresh Hops & More! | October 6-9, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend has returned and there’s lot going on – from Backfence PDX to Snap Judgement! So many delicious beers to try from Fresh Hops to Handmade Bike & Beer Festival. Trump & Clinton butt heads again on Sunday & Haunted Houses are Open!

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Russian Roulette BackFence PDX

Win Tickets ($36): Back Fence PDX: Russian Roulette @ Disjecta | Live storytelling. No lies. No notes. No time.

October 8 @ Disjecta – Russian Roulette begins with a full wheel of juicy story prompts. One of the 8 storytellers will be randomly drawn. They spin the wheel to decide the prompt for their story. They can play or pass. If they pass another teller can steal their prompt. Then the risky part…each storyteller […]

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SNAP JUDGMENT

Win Tickets ($90): Snap Judgement @ Revolution Hall | Featuring the World’s Finest Storytellers, Storytelling With A Beat

October 8 @ Revolution Hall – Snap Judgment is the storytelling phenomena electrifying audiences nationwide. Created by Glynn Washington, produced by WNYC, and launched on NPR stations five years ago, Snap delivers a raw, intimate, musical brand of narrative — daring audiences to see the world through the eyes of another. Snap Judgment LIVE features […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250): Fresh Hops Beer Festival, The Wedge Cheese Fest, Haunted House, Pumpkin Farm & More! | September 29-October 2, 2016

Hello Portland! The weekend is back Fresh Hops are here! Check out Fresh Hops Beer Festival and this is your last weekend to see The Graduate. Come Inside: Sex & Culture Theatre Festival hast started and the Portland Artisan Market is open today and Friday. Halloween events are being added every day!

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MANY Portland Events & Giveaways ($1,050+): Polo Noir, Rose City Comic Con, Black Music Festival, Theater, Storytelling & More! | September 8-11, 2016

The weekend is back and Polo Noir is here! T.J. Miller is in town and Back Fence PDX returns to the mainstage. Portland Black Music Fest is Sunday and Oregon Zoo Concerts wrap up with Joe Walsh & Jake Bugg! Meet celebs and more at Rose City Comic Con! and new Halloween events are being […]

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