Portland Play House

Portland Playhouse
Portland Playhouse

On a residential street corner in the old Mount Sinai Baptist Church in the middle of the King neighborhood lies a hidden gem.  The Portland Playhouse theater is celebrating its eighth year but it hasn’t come with out challenges and subsequent victories.  However, through it all, the theater has remained an important fixture of the King neighborhood in Northeast Portland and has continued the discussion of diversity and the issues that surround gentrification.

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A-WOL Presents “Closed Doors”

On April 9th A-WOL Dance Collective opened the doors of its new performance space in Eliot for its original spring production of “Closed Doors.” The Eliot News team was able to get a sneak peek on Thursday and we were impressed! What is “Closed Doors”?…

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