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Tualatin Valley Theater

Tualatin Valley offers professional and community productions ranging from children’s theater and toe-tapping musicals to edgy and interactive.

Professional Theater Companies

Up and Away | Broadway Rose | January 23 – February 23, 2020
In this fun musical production, not much happens in Farmtown, USA, home of brothers Joe and Jerry Jessup. So when Joe realizes he has superpowers, he hightails it out of town to seek fame and fortune in “Big City.” When he finds trouble instead, jittery Jerry is forced to follow – and their boring life is turned upside down into a rip-roarin’ adventure! Tickets>>>

The Measures of Innocence | Bag&Baggage | March 3-22, 2020
Drawing on Shakespeare’s inherent genius for seamlessly blending the comic and the tragic, Portland-based playwright Anya Pearson adds her own unique command of language, humor, and social insight to this story, re-imagining Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure through the all-too-relevant lens of the systemically unjust criminal justice system and the contemporary Black Lives Matter movement. Set in our current fractured political landscape, this captivating new dramedy explores the dichotomy between corruption and humanity, morality and mercy. Tickets>>>

Fallen Angels |Bag&Baggage | April 30-May 3, 2020
Best friends Julia and Jane, now both happily married to others, once counted the dashing Maurice as their lover. Guess who’s back in town and requesting the pleasure of the ladies’ company? Anticipating his appearance, Jane and Julia progressively inebriate themselves, concerned that secrets from their past will be revealed, and ultimately causing a host of antics, in this comedy of manners directed by Resident Acting Company member Andrew Beck. Tickets>>>

Westside Shakespeare Festival | Experience Theatre Project | June 19-21, 2020
The 2nd Annual Westside Shakespeare Festival is an all-ages, three-day immersive celebration that is free to attend. The event features a collaboration of local theater groups, nonprofits, and art educators that will immerse attendees in all things Shakespeare. Tickets>>>

 

Community Theater Companies

The City of Conversation | Theater in the Grove | January 31 – February 2, 2020
In this play spanning 30 years and six presidential administrations, Hester Ferris throws Georgetown dinner parties that can change the course of Washington’s politics. But when her beloved son suddenly turns up with an ambitious Reaganite girlfriend and a shocking new conservative world view, Hester must choose between preserving her family and defending the causes she’s spent her whole life fighting for. Tickets >>>

Love, Loss and What I Wore | Mask & Mirror | January 24 – February 2, 2020
Mask & Mirror presents Love, Loss and What I Wore, a play of monologues and ensemble pieces about women, clothes, and memory covering all the important subjects – mothers, prom dresses, mothers, buying bras, mothers, hating purses and why we only wear black. The show uses clothing and accessories and the memories they trigger to tell funny and often poignant stories that all women can relate to, creating one of the most enduring theater-going experiences domestically and overseas. Tickets>>>

Deathtrap | Mask & Mirror | March 7-29, 2020
In Deathtrap, unknown dramatist Clifford Anderson has sent his new thriller to award-winning Broadway author Sidney for comment – or has he? Without a success to his credit for some years, Sidney plots with his reluctant wife Myra about how best to plagiarize “Deathtrap” and then Clifford turns up to discuss the play with the “Master” events take a sinister turn. This play will keep you guessing and laughing. Tickets>>>

Don’t Dress for Dinner | HART Theatre | March 20- April 5, 2020
In Don’t Dress for Dinner Bernard is planning a romantic weekend with his chic Parisian mistress in his charming converted French farmhouse, whilst his wife, Jacqueline, is away. He has arranged for a Cordon Bleu trained cook to prepare gourmet delights and has invited his best friend, Robert, along too to provide the alibi. It’s foolproof; what could possibly go wrong? Tickets>>>

Mamma Mia! |Theater in the Grove | April 17-May 3, 2020
ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. Tickets>>>

Harvey | HART Theatre | May 29-June 14, 2020
Elwood P. Dowd insists on including his friend Harvey in all of his sister Veta’s social gatherings. Trouble is, Harvey is an imaginary six-and-a-half-foot-tall rabbit. To avoid future embarrassment for her family—and especially for her daughter, Myrtle Mae—Veta decides to have Elwood committed to a sanitarium. But it seems that Elwood and his invisible companion have had a strange influence on more than one of the doctors. This is a classic comedy people of all ages will love. Tickets>>>

Children’s Theater

Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Rock Experience | Beaverton Civic Theater | February 8, 9 and 15, 2020
Wilbur and all his fellow naked mole rats in the Tunnel have always been, well…naked. Wondering what other possibilities are out there, Wilbur discovers a love for clothing and style. When word of his new passion turns the Tunnel upside down, he proves to everyone that there’s no need to be just like everyone else. This rock ‘n roll parable based on the hit children’s book by Mo Willems has a significant message for today’s audiences – don’t be afraid to be yourself and be comfortable in your own skin – or suit! Tickets>>>

Mary Poppins Jr. | Theatre in the Grove | February 28 – March 8, 2020
Based on one of the most popular Disney movies of all time and the Broadway musical, Theatre in the Grove’s Mary Poppins is capturing hearts in a whole new way: as a practically perfect Broadway junior musical. Tickets>>>

Ramona Quimby | Beaverton Civic Theatre | February 28 – March 14 
Unpredictable. Exasperating. Boisterous and independent. That’s Ramona Quimby for you. The problems facing the Quimbys, a middle-class Oregon family, are problems common to most families, and the family’s togetherness in tackling the sacrifices and adjustments required when the father is unexpectedly fired from his job is a clear statement of traditional family struggles. Along with the discovery that life is not always fair, eventually, Ramona and Beezus come to realize that sisters may not always agree, but they can be good to have around. Tickets>>>

Watch this space! More theater events will be added as they are announced. 



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