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Gerding Theater at the Armory - Main Stage
Portland Center Stage 128 NW Eleventh Avenue Portland, OR 97209
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Be sure to come a few minutes early and write down something naughty you have done, perhaps as a child. These are used as improve input for the show
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4 reviews
4 stars
A lot of interesting shops in the area, so go early and shop a bit, if that's your thing.
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"A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens"
36 ratings
4.5 average rating
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54 events
15 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 07 2014

What a marvelous and hilarious take on the usual Christmas schlock! I laughed loudly and spontaneously. The improv bits were the best parts. Warning: for mature audiences; leave the kiddies at home with sugarplums dancing in their heads.

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5 reviews
13 stars
attended Nov 26 2013

it seemed to go on a bit too long- parts were pretty funny, but it was a bit unfocused and a bit "too much"

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5 reviews
11 stars
attended Dec 04 2014

Last year during a visit to PDX, we decided to see Twist Your Dickens on a whim (and because we found great tickets on Goldstar!). We loved it so much that it was the main reason for returning for a repeat visit this Christmas. We were not...continued

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Run Time: Approximately 1 hour and 50 minutes, including one intermission.

This show features mature content, language and sexuality, and is recommended for those ages 14 or older.

This production uses strobe lighting and theatrical haze.

About the Ticket Supplier: Portland Center Stage

Portland Center Stage inspires our community by bringing stories to life in unexpected ways. PCS produces a blend of classical, contemporary and premiere works, and our annual playwrights festival, JAW. In our home at the Portland Armory we also offer a variety of education and outreach programs, including classes, workshops and partnerships with organizations throughout the Portland area.