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Welcome to Oregon Children’s Theatre – Stan Foote

Welcome to Oregon Children’s Theatre’s 30th Anniversary Season! Judy Moody & Stink: The Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt is different because it is a “rolling world premiere.” What that means is that we share the premiere equally with six other theater companies and no one theater claims it as …

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Director’s Notes – Scott Palmer

Sometimes you just need a little drag. This has been a loooooong 8 months for us here at Bag&Baggage. The closure of The Venetian, the cancelation of Noises Off, the completion of the capital campaign, and two pretty hard hitting shows back to back at the start of the season …

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Who is Howie Bierbaum?

Introducing the most omnipresent and diligent figure in the Portland arts scene of the last couple decades: Mr. Bierbaum, or as everyone knows him, Howie. Howie came to Portland in 1981 at the height of the Reagan recession (his Comprehensive Employment and Training Act job in Eugene was cut, so he moved …

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From the Artistic Director Chris Coleman on Fun Home

Alison Bechdel drew cartoons. Almost always. But she couldn’t find an art school that would accept her, so she moved to Manhattan and began working in publishing. In 1983, she drew a single illustration: “Marianne, dissatisfied with the morning brew. Dykes to Watch Out For, Plate no. 27.” A friend …

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