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SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 22ND @ the MISSION THEATER
1624 NW Glisan Street
No lies. No notes. No memorization.
DOORS 6:30PM | STORIES 8:00PM
We’re back for our Fall season with an assay ton of NERD + GEEK power! Great stories + Drinks and Food + Intermission Treat from Saint Cupcake!
BRUCE OBERG (SEA)
Co-Founder of Sucker Punch, makers of the Infamous+ Sly Cooper Playstation Games + Can Solve the Last Bit of the Rubik’s Cube Behind His Back + Owner of Numerous Pinball Machines (Including Adams Family, Twilight Zone) + Greatest Lifetime Accomplishment: Teaching a Friend to Tie a Bow Tie Over the Phone
CHELSEA CAIN (PDX)
Best selling Thriller Writer + Parallel Parker Extraordinaire + Dungeons and Dragons Player + Fish, Cheese and Chocolate Eating Vegan + Secret Taxidermy Enthusiast + Internet Diagnostic Specialist/Hypochondriac + Claim to Fame: At Ten Years Old, Touched Liza Minnelli’s Elbow
GABE CARLETON-BARNES (PDX)
Fixes Computers Professionally + Captain High School Chess team, Champion Mathlete + Former MAC Genius + Allergic to Sunlight + Plays Basketball in Those Old John Stockton Era Shorts
KIALA KAZEBEE (PDX)
Co-hosts a Web Series on the Geek & Sundry Channel with Felicia Day (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Guild) + Writes for Nerdist.com, io9.com + At 16 Met Her Idol Ray Bradbury + Would Someday Like to Write a Book about Teen Space Dragons…with Kissing
LINDY WEST (SEA)
Staff Writer at Jezebel.com, Written for GQ and Cracked.com + Longtime Film Reviewer, Her Scathing/Hilarious Sex and the City 2 Review Went Bonkers Viral + Has Spent Some Time Quality Time Viewing Degrassi: The Next Generation
MATT FRACTION (PDX) (Pictured)
Eisner Award-winning Comic Book Writer, Written More Consecutive Issues of Iron Man Than Anyone Else Has Ever + Wrote the Iron Man 2 Video Game That Tied into the Film Sequel + Does a Flawless Impression of Ice T + Has a Dented Skull + Can Break Any Pair of Scissors Known to Man and Has Left More than a Dozen in his Wake
AND THIS….The return of our super exciting Audience Lightning Round! FIVE randomly drawn audience members will have a chance to strut their narrative stuff by doing their best to tell an entire HASHTAG NERD story in just ONE MINUTE!
More information and tickets @ backfencepdx.com
*Skip the convenience + handling fees by getting your tickets in person at the Crystal Box Office, Bagdad Theater, and the Edgefield gift shop.
**Storytellers subject to change without notice.