Click here to buy tickets!Portland Story Theater offers a variety of ticket options, making theater accessible to everyone in the Portland community: single tickets, group packages, and discount tickets! You can experience live storytelling every month over at the Alberta Abbey (2 blocks west of MLK). Portland Story Theater offers three performance programs of Real, True, Stories: Mainstage, Armchair Adventurer, and Urban Tellers®.

Single Tickets

Advance tickets are $15 and are available for purchase until 4 p.m. on the day of show. Tickets are available for $18 when the doors open at 7 p.m.

Group Tickets

Bringing a group to Portland Story Theater is a great way to celebrate a special occasion or gather friends for a unique night out! Groups of five or more receive a discount of 20% off the regular price of tickets. Please call our Box Office at 503-284-2226 to reserve Group Tickets.

Discount Tickets

Multiple Performance Dates
We offer three discount prices if you buy more than one performance date:

  • 3 different dates for $40
  • 5 different dates for $65
  • 7 different dates for $90
  • To take advantage of this discount pricing, after selecting your first performance date, just click Continue Shopping to choose different dates.

    Arts for All
    Portland Story Theater is proud to be part of Arts for All PDX, which allows holders of the Oregon Trail Card to buy tickets for a reduced price of $5 each. If you are eligible for Arts for All tickets, you can purchase tickets in advance or at the door. Limit of two tickets per purchase, subject to availability and must present your Oregon Trail Card. Visit the Arts for All website if you need more information.

    Gold Star
    Please be sure to also check out Gold Star for additional ticket purchasing options and savings.


    This year, Portland Story Theater’s Mainstage performances will feature a variety of tellers from a group of narrative artists who have performed with us through our Urban Tellers® performances, Artist-in-Residence program, or our Singlehandedly Festival.

    Halloween Special Event
    Hats! Costumes! Music! Stories! More…
    Friday, October 28

    Kiss & Tell
    Friday, February 10
    Saturday, February 11

    Luck of The Irish
    St. Paddy’s Celebration
    Friday, March 10

    Armchair Adventurer

    Launched in 2008, the Armchair Adventurer Series chronicles true historical events with the energy and emotion of personal narrative.

    This year, the Armchair Adventurer is going bi-polar this time with the story of Fridtjof Nansen, Arctic explorer, humanitarian, Nobel Peace Prize laureate

    Nansen of the North
    The Fremont in Portland, Oregon
    Fridays and Saturdays, January 20, 21, 27, 28
    Cascades Theatre in Bend, Oregon
    Friday, April 15

    Urban Tellers®

    Urban Tellers® features the stories of people who have gone through Portland Story Theater’s workshop, the Art of Personal Narrative.

    These are people from all walks of life who have worked to discover, craft and present personal stories of real significance – stories about events that have shaped them and made them who they are.

    Urban Tellers® is the authentic Portland experience featuring the stories of the People of Portland.

    Urban Tellers®
    First Fridays at The Fremont
    2393 NE Fremont
    October 7, November 4, December 2, January 6, February 3, March 3, April 7, May 5, June 2