Playback Theater: Good Mistakes: An Evening of Delightful Surprises 7:30PM
Have you ever had an event in your life happen which was a total accident? A mistake? Where everything that you wanted to have happen went haywire? Or maybe you were not expecting anything, and something came along and shook things up and it turned out, well, wonderful?
If so, the Portland Playback community wants your stories! Please join us for a fun and evocative performance of epic proportions with Good Mistakes: An Evening of Delightful Surprises
"This show invites you to bring forward your tales of those accidents that we all hope for," says Jackie Paris, Director of the Portland Playback Theater Troupe. "The ones that turned out to your advantage, the ones you didn't mean for, but are sure glad it happened. The best mistakes! This show is all about you and your stories, to be shared before the audience and us, the Playback performers. With respect, reverence and good humor, we will enact your story back to you and in the process hopefully reveal to you something about your own experience. Sointrigue us! Move us! Share your delights. Playback Theater is all about YOUR story."
Come join the community and explore this topic with artistry, trust, play and respect. Let's see what can be created together! Let's watch!
About Playback Theater:Playback Theater is an improvisational form of theater whereby audience members tell stories from their lives and watch them enacted on the spot by actors and musicians. Playback is a vehicle not only of personal expression, but a way to connect with the past and create a future. It is powerful and creative, allowing diverse voices to be heard and respected.Public shows are:* Original -no two shows are ever the same* Create a comfortable forum to hear and tell personal stories* Honors the individual voice of the story teller* Builds community in a creative and engaging manner* Wildly entertaining!"It's like nothing I've ever seen -part campfire stories, part drama, dance, metaphor, comedy, and improv all mixed in with an exuberant sort of ecstatic informal community therapy!"- Audience Member
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1847 East Burnside
Portland, OR 97214
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