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Other MYSTERIOUS Ways to GET FREE TIX…

===>Our SIGN-INTERPRETED section still has seats available for those in need of an interpreter! See below for details on how to reserve tickets for this section only.

HOLY MOLY People! The general admission FREE TICKETS for the January 23rd show were obliterated in just over an HOUR!!! WOWZEE.

BUT WAIT!!! If you missed out…we will ping people with reservations in a week or so to make sure they can still come to the show for really reals…and we will be releasing any available tickets for people who cancel through the next weeks until the show. IN ADDITION…in the next week or so we’ll announce an exciting way to win VIP tickets to the Back Fence show (um, this means you get let in before everyone else, no rock star party…sorry) and to Portland Center Stage’s stunning production of  THE NORTH PLAN

Follow us on twitter: @backfencepdx, Portland Center Stage: @pcsghost and LIKE us on Facebook so you’ll be sure to be apprised of current information!

January storyteller DOUG ASKELSON pictured on the crane.

*This form of reserving tickets is for the ASL section ONLY, general seating is now SOLD OUT: We are excited to announce that stories will be interpreted by nationally certified sign language interpreters Dot Hearn and Steve Nail. To reserve space for these tickets, please email: events@backfencepdx.com with your first/last namenumber of people in your party, AND “Tickets for Interpreter Section” in the subject header. There are a limited number of tickets available for this section and reservations must be made by January 9th, midnight. After that time they will be released to the general public. 

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Hey Portland, Want a Free Back Fence Storytelling Show? Okay!

RESERVATIONS ARE GONE! There will be a waiting list the night of the show…get there early to get on it!

We are pleased to announce our first FREE show. Back Fence PDX has teamed up with Portland Center Stage for a free show on January 24!

How does it work? PCS has a community grant that they are using to support this show in conjunction with their amazing production of the Imaginary Invalid. So head on out to Back Fence PDX on January 24 and to the Imaginary Invalid from January 11-February 6.

Back Fence PDX and Portland Center Stage team up to present six storytellers telling true stories based on the theme: OUR BODIES OURSELVES.

WHEN: MONDAY ~ JANUARY 24TH — 7:00 DRINKS/BOX OFFICE — 8:00 STORIES!

WHERE: PORTLAND CENTER STAGE NW PDX

WHAT: ALCOHOL. CUPCAKES. TRUE STORIES.

HOW MUCH: ADMISSION IS FREE!

This month’s awesome line up of storytellers include:

LAUREN WEEDMAN
The Daily Show & HBO’s Hung

ARTHUR BRADFORD
Dogwalker: Stories & MTV’s How’s Your News

MARLENE TURNER
Trinidadian Baby Nurse

MATTHEW BALDWIN
Peace Corps & Defective Yeti

TAYLOR CASS STEVENSON
Green Burial Assistant

CHASE REEVES
Father Apprentice


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Feeling Lucky?? Maybe you could tell a story too!

We’re bringing back our super exciting LIGHTNING ROUND! This means you (yes, you!) will have a chance to strut your narrative stuff on the Back Fence stage. Five randomly drawn audience members will get up on stage and do their best to tell an entire story in ONE MINUTE!

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Reserved tickets will be guaranteed until fifteen minutes prior to the start of the show.

The show is 21+ and you will need to retrieve your tickets at the box office, so please bring ID!

ENJOYMENT YOU’LL RECEIVE A FREE SAINT CUPCAKE!!!


ADDITIONAL SPONSORSHIP FROM HOTEL deLUXE, NEW DEAL VODKA & POPINA SWIMWEAR!

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