ENTERTAINMENT • EDUCATION • INSPIRATION

Black History Did You Know? Moment: Glynn Turman

Did You Know? Glynn Turman co-starred at age 12 as Travis Younger in the original 1959 Broadway stage production of Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun. The classic stars Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, Claudia McNeil, Diana Sands, Ivan Dixon, Louis Gossett Jr., Lonnie Elder III, and John Fiedler. Today, Glynn Turman is an actor, writer, […]

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A Letter to Our Community

Dear Supporters, PassinArt: A Theatre Company extends the utmost sincere appreciation to our community supporters, donors, and sponsors for your ongoing contributions and encouragement this season, especially during the past few weeks with the cancellation of Seven Guitars by August Wilson scheduled March 13-April 12, 2020. The company has continued to follow the guidelines of […]

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Volunteers Needed

Do You Love Live Theatre? Come join us in building a strong, friendly and fun volunteer team at Passinart: A Theatre Company. If you want to meet new people; learn new things and experience live theatre and cultural events; we are looking forward to you joining our team.  We have openings in a variety of […]

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Black Nativity 2019

PassinArt is proud to present for the fifth year, Black Nativity, a special holiday gospel play that retells the famous nativity story with a majority of African American cast. Black Nativity by Langston Hughes Directed by Jerry Foster November 29 – December 15, 2019 PREVIEW NIGHT: Thursday, November 28, tickets $14 PassinArt is proud to […]

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2019-2020 Season Announcement

PassinArt: A Theatre Company brings an exciting selection of original shows and local programs: Upcoming 2019 – 2020 Season Black Nativity by Langston Hughes Directed by Jerry Foster December 1-15, 2019 Black Nativity is a special holiday gospel play that retells the famous nativity story with a majority of African American cast. The play is […]

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Audition Notice: Black Nativity 2019

PassinArt: A Theatre Company is seeking a maximum of (12) singers for its 2019 production of “Black Nativity” by Langston Hughes, directed by Jerry Foster and Elder Onnie Allen. Schedule a date and time! Auditions will be held on Saturday, July 20, 2019 and Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at […]

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2018-2019 Season Announcement

 PassinArt: A Theatre Company brings an exciting selection of original shows and local programs: Staged Reading Is the Honeymoon Over by Leasharn M. Hopkins Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 2 pm, Curious Comedy, 5225 NE MLK, Portland, OR. A play about love, relationships and communication among married couples in the 21st century. Afterward, meet the playwright Leasharn […]

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