Press Releases

Nansen of The North – February, 2020

Urban Tellers at the Dallas StoryFest – September, 2019

Warren McPherson Featured at New York City’s United Solo Festival – August, 2019

New Partnership for Portland Story Theater’s 16th Season – July, 2019

Jazz & Stories This Valentine’s – February, 2019

Warren McPherson’s Solo Show, Fertile Ground Festival – February, 2019

Shackleton’s Antarctic Nightmare, Fertile Ground Festival – January, 2019

Poignant, True Stories of Immigrants and Refugees Living in our Community – April, 2018

St. Paddy’s Celebration, Luck of the Irish – March, 2018

Fundraiser for The Dalles Civic Auditorium – February, 2018

Polar Opposites: Amundsen, Scott, and The Race for The Pole – January, 2018

Storytelling as an Act of Radical Empathy – December, 2017

Portland Story Theater to Launch New Weekly Podcast Series ‘Urban Tellers®’ – September, 2017

Stronger Together: Portland Story Theater’s Urban Tellers® Brings the Stories of Immigrants and Refugees to Life – March, 2017

The Way Forward: Portland Story Theater’s Armchair Adventurer series returns with Nansen of the North – January, 2017

Live Storytelling in The Neighborhood – September, 2016

Brews, Bites, Jazz & Stories – July, 2016

Stories of the People of Portland – June 11, 2016

New Partnership Brings New Stories to the Forefront – April 9, 2016

On The Road with Shackleton – March 26, 2016

Luck of the Irish – March 12, 2016

Urban Tellers in Cascade Locks – March 5, 2016

Kiss & Tell – February 13, 2016

Shackleton, The Untold Story – January 23 & 30, 2016


Launched in 2004, Portland Story Theater is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to making the narrative arts an integral part of Oregon’s rich cultural identity and is committed to bringing an authentic story and theater experience to inspire, challenge and expand a sense of community among people living throughout the state.