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The 1st Sunday
of the month
at 7:30pm 

A Queer Comedy Storytelling Showcase. Comedians take the stage and share personal stories that don't fit into a classic tight fives. Come laugh, cry, cringe, and cheer with these funny and often heartwarming stories from within the LGBTQ+ community.

  • Multiple Dates
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    This autobiographical one-woman show will be presented at 2024's Fertile Grounds Festival. It tells the tale of a New Jersey community rallying around the Mura family after a freak accident in 1988.
  • BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    How do you turn your story into a performance? How do you know what's interesting to an audience? What's it like to captivate attention all by yourself?
  • Multiple Dates
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    In this live Dungeons & Dragons show, comedians and performers take to the stage to play some theatre games, share some jokes, and play some D&D.
  • BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Admit it: you like musicals, but sometimes they are so much cringe. We get it. So what’s a Broadway babe to do? Gather around the piano with friends and give it a little razzle dazzle!
  • BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Everyone wears different masks day to day, person to person. In this two hour intensive you'll explore multiple masks individually and collectively.
  • Multiple Dates
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Every fourth Saturday of the month at 10pm, enjoy of some of the funniest, most ridiculous improvised short-form theatre you'll find anywhere in Portland!
  • Multiple Dates
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Each Month we present a new film. We will also have discussions and trivia available after! Check our website for upcoming movies
  • Multiple Dates
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Join Fuse every First Friday at 10pm for Qabaret Quesa – a monthly live musical drag cabaret featuring and hosted by the cheesy, breezy, bleutiful Quesa D’Mondays!
  • BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    In this two hour intensive, you'll learn tips, tricks, and practices to create your world with your body & imagination alone. Pretending to be in boxes or blown away, optional.
  • Multiple Dates
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    BackDoor Theatre - Behind Common Grounds, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Come check out a one of a kind variety show featuring music, comedy, drag and more! 
  • Multiple Dates
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Comedians take the stage and share personal stories that may not make it into their tight fives. Come laugh, cry, cringe, and cheer with these funny and often heartwarming stories from within the LGBTQ+ community.
  • Multiple Dates
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Join us for our monthly burlesque show, BURLY-Q AF!
  • Multiple Dates
    Reed College - Performing Arts Building, Performing Arts, 3017 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97202, USA
    Reed College - Performing Arts Building, Performing Arts, 3017 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97202, USA
    A vibrant backstage comedy, the play delves into the lives of pioneering trans actresses Candy Darling, Holly Woodlawn, and Jackie Curtis claw their way from off-off-Broadway theatre to the underground film stardom of Andy Warhol's Factory scene.
  • Multiple Dates
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    Back Door Theatre, 4319 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, OR 97215, USA
    A group tarot reading with stories, conversation, history and a glimpse of your future. Let's see what the cards say!
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