For the fifth year in a row, Portland Shakespeare Project and Proscenium Journal are hosting the

2019 Proscenium Live Festival of New Work

August 3 and 4

Portland State University, Lincoln Hall, Boiler Room Studio Theater – LH 55

In keeping with our shared mission to create access and offer new plays to the widest possible audience, once again


No ticket reservations are necessary and
seating is general admission.

Saturday, August 3 @ 7:30 pm

The Best Worst Place by Linda Alper
Directed by Jane Unger*

Cast: Foss Curtis**, Jason Glick**, Claire Rigsby**, Joshua J. Weinstein**, Barbie Wu**

Sunday, August 4 @ 2:00 pm

Water From Fire by Susan Mach
Directed by Michael Mendelson*

Cast:  Kelly Godell**, Agatha Olsen, Murri Lazaroff-Babin, Steve Rathje, Lolly Ward**

Sunday, August 4 @ 7:30 pm

Mercer Island Misalliance by Carl Sander
Directed by Michael Mendelson*

Cast:  Bobby Bermea**, Dave Bodin**, Kelly Godell**, La’Tevin Alexander Ellis, Sharonlee McLean**,
Steve Rathje, David Sikking, Jim Vadala, Olivia Weiss

*Member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society
**Member, Actors’ Equity Association, the professional union of actors and stage managers


“Them That Are Perfect” by Amy Freed at Proscenium Live! 2016. Photo by David Kinder.