Venue Details

724 Star Starred
Northwest Children's Theater and School
at NW 19th Ave 1819 NW Everett St Portland, OR 97209
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29 events
10 reviews
3 stars
They have a small parking lot but it was full. We got there 20 minutes early. Street parking is available but not necessarily easy to find.
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2 reviews
2 stars
We arrived 30 minutes early and found the last place in the parking lot behind the theatre. For $1.00 snacks were available for snacking in the foyer (water, juice, chips, candy, cookies, etc.)
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Reviews & Ratings

"James and the Giant Peach"
14 ratings
4.6 average rating
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12 events
5 reviews
0 stars
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3 reviews
5 stars
attended Oct 05 2013

Didn't mind the pews one bit, but the sightlines were awful for a show that was mostly designed for a center seat perspective. It would've been nice to offer the kids some of the several seats closer to the action but didn't feel free to do so....continued

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 19 2013

Northwest Children's Theater's James & the Giant Peach was a very enjoyable experience. The theater was a little problematic and production values of the show were so-so, but the quality of the acting, costuming, music and sound were excellent. ...continued

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More Information


This play is most enjoyed by ages 6 and older. 

Running time is one hour and 30 minutes, including one 15-minute intermission.

About the Ticket Supplier: Northwest Children's Theater & School

The mission of Northwest Children’s Theater and School is to educate, entertain and enrich the lives of young audiences. NWCT produces four Mainstage shows per year and administers one of the largest theater schools on the west coast.