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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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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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Sweet Taste of the Arts “A Night in Harlem”

Join us for “A Night in Harlem” Saturday, May 11, 2019 at a beautiful new venue! Sweet Taste of the Arts: “A Night in Harlem” Saturday, May 11, 2019 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Red Lion Hotel on the River Jantzen Beach909 N Hayden Island Dr, Portland, OR Tickets: $125 per person / $1,000 per […]

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The No Play

The No Play by John Henry Redwood, Directed by William Earl Ray March 15-April 14, 2019Sundays 3:00 p.m. / Fridays & Saturdays 7:30 p.m. Talkbacks after the show on March 24 and April 7, 2019 Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center (IFCC)5340 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR The play conveys the racially divided world of Halifax, North […]

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SAVE THE DATE: Sweet Taste of the Arts

Join us for “A Night in Harlem” Saturday, May 11, 2019 at a beautiful new venue! Sweet Taste of the Arts: “A Night in Harlem” Saturday, May 11, 2019 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Please note: due to recent events, we have moved “Sweet Taste of the Arts” to the Red Lion Hotel: Red Lion […]

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Hazardous Beauty

PassinArt presents Hazardous Beauty by Bonnie Ratner, opening Friday, January 25, 2019. Hazardous Beauty by Bonnie RatnerDirected by Josie Seid January 25 – February 17, 2019 Fridays/Saturdays,7:30 pm and Sundays, 3 pmInterstate Firehouse Cultural Center (IFCC)5340 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR Trish Egan, Leah Quigley Provost-Landrum, Chloe Hazardous Beauty is a provocative, often very funny, […]

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Black Nativity 2018

PassinArt presents Langston Hughes’ Black Nativity, opening Sunday, December 2. Black Nativity: A Gospel Songplay by Langston Hughes December 2 – December 16, 2018 Fridays/Saturdays,7:30 pm and Sundays, 3 pm New Location! Bethel AME Church5828 NE 8th Ave, Portland, OR Black Nativity is a special holiday gospel play that retells the famous nativity story with […]

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2018 Peace Festival

BLACK WOMEN FOR PEACE2018 PEACE FESTIVALBe The Peace You Wish To See June 23, 2018 – 7:00 pm Gallery opens at 6:00 pm at Portland Center Stage at The Armory (128 NW 11th Avenue, Portland).  Admission $15.00.  Limited seating.  Call (503) 804-1505 for reserves seats or for more information contact Bl****************@us*.com.  This year’s Peace Festival […]

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Black Nativity 2017

PassinArt brings Black Nativity to Portland. Black Nativity, by Langston Hughes December 1- 17, 2017 Fridays/Saturdays,7:30 pm and Sundays, 3 pm Greater St. Stephen Missionary Baptist Church 3605 NE Mallory, Portland, OR Parking available at: Mallory Church of Christ, 3908 NE Mallory Ave. Shuttle service available. Black Nativity by Langston Hughes is a retelling of […]

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