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AUDITIONS! - On The Verge

Veteran thespian Justin Atkins puts on the director's hat to present On The Verge, Eric Overmyer's comedy of language and liberation. Auditions: April 14, 2pm at the Newport PAC.

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Shows!
We've got great entertainment going.

Coming August 2018 is On The Verge, the smart, comedic tale of three time-traveling Victorian women who explore the world and discover themselves in the process. Auditions: Saturday, April 14, 2pm.

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Caught in the act!

We are fortunate to know excellent photographers who enjoy pointing their cameras in our direction. See their great work and take a stroll down Porthole Players' memory lane.

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Porthole Players - Celebrating over 40 Years of Theater!

Porthole Players is a non-profit community theater group, established in Newport, Oregon in 1972. We are committed to increasing the social capital of our community through our love of theater: developing the skills, spirit, and artistic sensibilities of all those who participate, on stage, behind it, or in the audience. (Oh, and we also put on great shows, too - musicals, dramas, comedies, and more!). We are sponsored in part by the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts, many wonderful volunteers and members.

You Are Welcome!
Join us for our upcoming productions - on stage, behind the scenes or in the audience!

Porthole Players welcomes new actors, singers, dancers and musicians so don't be shy about contacting us or just showing up to the next audition. More of a behind the scenes person? Opportunities abound for people interested in costumes, lighting, set construction, props, staging, graphic design, publicity and more!

Membership
Have some fun and make a difference in the community for as little as $10/year.

Don't be daunted by the title, membership with Porthole Players is more like joining a family. Members benefit by supporting community theater, are listed in all of our production programs, and are covered by insurance when working on a production.

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Looking for More?
Check out what's going on with some of our friends.

coastarts.org <http://coastarts.org>  website from the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts    Red Octopus Theater Company

coastarts.org <http://coastarts.org>  website from the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts    Red Octopus Theater Company

Auditions: April 14, 2018

On The Verge of Wildness and Whimsy
Esoteric language and pop culture references from the late 19th century to 1955 lace this riotous story of three Victorian women explorers who encounter eight diverse beings on their travels, which include different times and locations. Coming to the Newport Performing Arts Centuer in August 2018.

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