Back Fence PDX and Portland Center Stage Present GET YOUR LIFE FROM the PAGE onto the STAGE Taught by Lauren Weedman In this weekend writing/performing lab on March 31/April 1, actors, writers, standup comedians, and solo artists will have the opportunity to engage with critically acclaimed writer, actress, and solo performer Lauren Weedman. The lab is designed to help you mine your … Read More

MARCH 29/30 REDUX Storytellers Announced!

Tickets are already moving fast for our big March storytelling shows! We hope you’ll join us for two very special nights of all new stories from some of our audience favorites of the past four years! We cast a variety of local and national tellers from different walks of life…some have a long list of performing credits, and for others this … Read More


WHAT PORTLAND IS SAYING ABOUT LAUREN WEEDMAN’S SHOW BUST… From the HEADOUT PICK in the Willamette Week: “I love blurring the line between truth and fiction, mostly because you can make things funnier,” [Lauren] says. “Plus, I can be really honest about my life because you don’t know what’s true. Then I can say, ‘Oh! You were offended by that? … Read More