BACK FENCE PDX: MAINSTAGE: Sex, Lies & Social Media

HOLLYWOOD THEATRE 4122 NE Sandy Blvd. Five local and out of town people including returning crowd fave LAUREN WEEDMAN (LA) telling true, unscripted stories based on the theme, SEX, LIES, & SOCIAL MEDIA. And… the Bunk Sandwiches and Tamale Boy food trucks will back to serve up hungry bellies pre-show. And of course we’ll also have delicious Top Pot Doughnuts to satisfy you during intermission! $13—$20 ADVANCE | $16 … Read More

Back Fence PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE

DISJECTA 8371 N INTERSTATE AVEWe’re excited to be a part of Design Week Portland again. This show will feature all kinds of designers and others telling stories based off of design-y prompts.Featuring the winner from out previous show along with BETH LISICK (NY), BETSY CROSS (PDX), ADAM ARNOLD(PDX), EMILY OVERSTREET (PDX) and more announced soon! Hosted by B. FRAYN MASTERS & MINDY NETTIFEE Music by BOBBY from Sex Life DJs $15 ADVANCE | … Read More

Back Fence PDX: REEL STORIES

HOLLYWOOD THEATRE 4122 NE Sandy Blvd. Our second installment of Reel Stories is a part of the Portland Film Festival! Our live storytelling format features behind-the-scenes stories combined with film/TV clips from the storytellers’ own work — including outtakes and never-before-seen footage. This time around we have a veritable potpourri of Writers, Directors, Actors and Cameramen! Storytellers for this round include: JAMES … Read More

Back Fence PDX: RUSSIAN ROULETTE

DISJECTA 8371 N INTERSTATE AVE Storytellers include: The winner from the previous show, EMMETT MONTGOMERY (SEA), with JOHN RODERICK(SEA), COLE KAZDIN (LA), ARTHUR BRADFORD (PDX), DARIA ELIUK (PDX), JASON ROUSE (PDX), JOEY SLAMON (LA), and RENEE JENKINSON (PDX)! Hosted by B. FRAYN MASTERS & MINDY NETTIFEE Music by BOBBY from Sex Life DJs $15 ADVANCE | $18 DOOR GET TICKETS NOW More about RUSSIAN ROULETTE… How it works: each show begins with a full wheel of juicy story prompts. … Read More

BACK FENCE PDX: MAINSTAGE: Blindsided

DOORS 6:30PM | SHOW 8:00PM 21+ HOLLYWOOD THEATRE 4122 NE Sandy Blvd. Five local and out of town people telling true, unscripted stories based on the theme, BLINDSIDED. Featuring returning audience favorite JOHN RODERICK (SEA), along with COLE KAZDIN (LA), CLAIRE WILLET (PDX), VAL MALLINSON (PDX) one more announced soon! Plus… Top Pot Doughnuts for all will be served during intermission! $13—$20 ADVANCE | $16 DAY OF SHOW For $20 there … Read More

Don’t Box Me In

AARON SPENCER: Dance and De Facto Drag Queen Writer for Willamette Week + Web Design Pro + Go-To Karaoke Song is “Under The Sea” + Once Broke a Window to Escape a Hookup | JOEY SLAMON: Co-Producer of Arrested Development + Can Recite Every Opening to Each Individual Law and Order Series + Cries Every Time Someone Mentions WALL-E | … Read More

Ch Ch Ch Changes

NORINA BECK: Teacher of Small Children + Survived a Tornado + Has 33% More Neanderthal DNA Than the Average Person + Thinks Neanderthals Might Have Been More Intelligent Than People Think | [sview caption=”Norina Beck at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/86028376″]watch[/sview] LITSA DREMOUSIS: Essayist + Fairly Certain She Was a Guy in All Her Past Lives + Had a Crush on … Read More

Great Expectations

JEFFERSON SMITH: Started Bus Project | [sview caption=”Jefferson Smith at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/82165989″]watch[/sview] JESSICA LEE WILLIAMSON: Writer/Producer | [sview caption=”Jessica Lee Williamson at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/82165987″]watch[/sview] GREG NIBLER: Host of Funemployment Radio | [sview caption=”Greg Nibler at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/82165988″]watch[/sview] TIM GANEY: Architect | [sview caption=”Tim Ganey at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/82165986″]watch[/sview]

Recipe For Disaster

ALIA AL-HUMAIDHI & THOM YOUNG (telling a story in tandem!): ALIA Analyzes Bigger Disasters than Most Scientists Would Care to Imagine + Raised in both Kuwait & New Hampshire + Is a True Pyromaniac at Heart. THOM Spent Over a Month of His Life Underwater + Sailed Across the Pacific Ocean Twice + Has Been Within Inches of the Jaws … Read More

Losing My Religion

BRIAN FINKELSTEIN: Emmy Nominated Writer for the Ellen DeGeneres Show + Volunteered at Suicide Hotline for 4 Years + Has Seen the Indigo Girls in Concert Over 50 Times | [sview caption=”Brian Finkelstein at Back Fence PDX” source=”http://vimeo.com/77172455″]watch[/sview] NICOLE HARDY: Author of the memoir, Confessions of a Latter-Day Virgin + Former Wrigley Field Peanut Vendor + Swam with The Original … Read More