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the ripple, the wave that carried me home
The title "the ripple, the wave that carried be home" with artwork of two women with water pitchers swirling in a yin-and-yang-like circle.

October 8 – 30, 2022

Like diving into a pool of water, suspending you with bright humor and healing depth.

Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord
The title "Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord" with a woman in a leather jumpsuit brandishing a tomato pin cushion and sewing tools.

November 5 – December 18, 2022

 
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Workshop: Wig Basics 101 with Jes

Oct 2 & Oct 9  •  $40-60*

Come join Jes (@TheMagicMakingMermaid on TikTok) as she shows you how to securely prep your own hair for an unbeatable wig-wearing experience. Whether you wear wigs for Halloween, cosplay, theater, or just for fun, this class is for you! 

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October First Thursday Featuring VNPRT & Friends

Thu, Oct 6, 5 p.m.  •  FREE

Join us for a special "Libra Edition" of VNPRT & Friends — along with tours of the costume shop! VNPRT will be joined by Noah Simpson on trumpet, Cory Limuaco on drums, Adriana Wagner on trombone, Chibia Ulinwa on violin, Sam Arnold on bass, and James Theory. Don't miss this improvisational music performance that blends hip hop, jazz, RnB, and more!

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Fall Teen Academy: Musical Theater Numbers

October 9 – November 13  •  $150

Experience the excitement and fun involved in creating musical theater! Participants will work with professional musical theater performers to explore vocal performance and learn how to make strong acting choices when performing musical theater.

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Pre-Show Performance: Bodies by Dance Company push/FOLD

Sun, Oct 9, 12:30 p.m.  •  FREE

Celebrate power in movement with Portland’s premiere contemporary dance company, push/FOLD. In this site-specific performance with audience interaction, we'll dive into Bodies and learn what truly makes our bodies move.

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Improvisation Classes for Beginners

October 9 – March 12  •  $5-$25 sliding scale

Whether you're looking to get more confident in social situations, think quicker on your feet, or get in touch with your imaginative side, this once-a-month improv class will set you on the path to success!

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Musical Theater Dance for Actors Who Move

Oct 24 & Nov 21  •  $5-$25 sliding scale

Dance auditions can be intense and intimidating, but they don't have to be! This class will teach Broadway-inspired choreography and focus on strengthening jazz fundamentals, learning to capture choreography details, improvisation, and how to give your best dance audition.

Portland Center Stage is committed to identifying & interrupting instances of racism & all forms of oppression, through the principles of inclusion, diversity, equity, & accessibility (IDEA).

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