How do I get paid? Learn about our new Secured Funds Program!
  View site in English, Español, or Français
The fair-trade ticketing company.
Sign Me Up!  |  Log In
Find An Event Create Your Event Help
"The Set-Up"
Shaking The Tree
Portland, OR
Share this event:
Get Tickets
There are no active dates for this event.


"The Set-Up"
Plays February 12 thru March 5, 2016
7:30 Thurs. - Sat.; 2pm Sunday

Directed by Louanne Moldovan with a stellar design team including Jeff Forbes, Marychris Mass, Sharath Patel and Tim Stapleton, and featuring the powerhouse cast of Don Alder, Bobby Bermea, Hank Cartwright, David Meyers, Ted Schulz, Jamie Rea, Michael Teufel, Steve Vanderzee and Jonah Weston as well as notable jazz musician Adrian Baxter.

"The Set-Up" is a tale of savagery and betrayal, told in verse and music.
It is the story of Pansy Jones, a tough, smart, small-time contender with big-time heart who on top of fighting for recognition in the boxing ring, had to fight for recognition as a man.  For it is 1928 America, and Pansy Jones is a black man.
"The Set-Up" takes the audience on a journey through the shady underbelly of the New York boxing world in the 1920s. It is Pansy Jones, a character of physical power, determination, and innate dignity, whose tragic journey is at the heart of this gritty, rhyming epic.


Shaking The Tree (View)
823 SE Grant St.
Portland, OR 97214
United States


Arts > Theatre

Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


Owner: Cygnet Productions
On BPT Since: Dec 17, 2015
Louanne Moldovan

Contact us
1-800-838-3006 (Temporarily Unavailable)
Ticket Buyers
Track Your Order
Browse Events
Event Producers
Create an Event
Buy Pre-Printed Tickets
The Venue List
Find out about local events
Get daily or weekly email notifications of new and discounted events in your neighborhood.
Sign up for local events
Connect with us
Follow us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Instagram
Watch us on YouTube
Get to know us
Use of this service is subject to the Terms of Usage, Privacy Policy, and Cookie Policy of Brown Paper Tickets. All rights reserved. © 2000-2022 Mobile EN ES FR