Portland Story Theater's Urban Tellers is always a favorite. The June 4th storytelling showcase features a terrific line up: Jan Kats: Blacksmith, Margie Lee: The ArtistHerb Spice: Couch Lover, Christine Cearnal: Founder of My StoryCraig Preston: RN, Cory Huff: Digital Strategist. Call 503-793-5484 to reserve your seat!. Only $10 at the door.

Who:      Portland Story Theater
What:    Urban Tellers
Where:  Hipbone Studio – 1847 E Burnside (NE 18th & E Burnside)
When:    Saturday, June 4th  Doors 7:30 pm Show 8:00 pm 
Price:     $10 (includes complimentary food) soft drinks $1, 21+  beer $3, wine $5, 

Reservations guarantee you a seat: reservations@portlandstorytheater.com  

Recipe for an Extraordinary Evening of Entertainment 
Take six ordinary people. 
One strategist, one couch lover, one artist, one psychiatric nurse, one nonprofit director, one blacksmith. 
Stir to combine. 
Add four weeks of workshop sessions. 
Discover, craft, and shape personal stories. 
Add plot, conflict, resolution. 
Let rise. 
Incorporate feedback and collaboration. 
Let rise again. 
Gently fold in transformation. 
Sprinkle with laughter, feeling, meaning and authenticity. 
Let rise one more time. 
Turn out onto the Portland Story Theater stage at Hipbone Studio. 
Add snacks, libations and audience. 
Serve stories face-to-face, eye-to-eye, and heart-to-heart. 

The Art of Personal Narrative. Workshop begins June 14
Hey College Students and Teachers. Looking for something fun to do this Summer? We're trying something new by offering this workshop series during the summer. This workshop gives people an opportunity to craft their story so that it flows through them, seamlessly, in its true form, without any barriers: open, fresh, revealing. Participants present their stories at an Urban Tellers performance at Hipbone Studio.

Interested? Call 503-284-2226
Tuesdays: June 14, 21, 28, July 5 
Tech Night: Tuesday, June 12
Urban Tellers Showcase: Friday, June 15
Closing Gathering: Tuesday, June 19
All 7 Sessions 7-10:30 PM
Cost: $200 (Some reduced rates available

Thanks for being a friend of Portland Story Theater! 
May the narrative be with you,
Lynne, Lawrence, and Penny