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Page to Stage – The Cake

Tuesday | March 21, 2023
1:30pm - 2:30pm

Location: Rines Auditorium
Audience: Adults, Seniors

Join us for a Book Club-style Page to Stage with the Portland Stage. Check out your copy of the script and join us two weeks before previews of each Mainstage Production. Scripts are available at the reference desk at the Downtown Library. This year discussions will be held in person and we invite you to chat about the plays with Literary Manager Todd Brian Backus, his Directing and Dramaturgy Apprentices, and special guests.

About the Play

Della has planned to bake Jen’s wedding cake since she was a little girl, but when Jen comes back from NYC with her fiancée Macy, Della doesn’t know what to do. This deliciously funny comedy asks what happens when what we believe comes in conflict with those we love.

 

 

Artistic Perspective Discussion with Portland Stage Artistic Director, Anita Stewart. At the Mainstage Theater at Portland Stage, April 9th, 2023 at 4pm. (free)

Curtain Call Discussion with Portland Stage Literary Manager, Todd Brian Backus. At the Mainstage Theater at Portland Stage, April 16th, 2023 at 4pm. (free)

 

 

For more information about the current season or Portland Stage, please click below

 

 

 

 

About the Series » Page to Stage 2022 -2023 Season

Join us for a Book Club-style Page to Stage with the Portland Stage. Check out your copy of the script and join us two weeks before previews of each Mainstage Production. Scripts are available at the reference desk at the Downtown Library. This year discussions will be held in person and we invite you to chat about the plays with Literary Manager Todd Brian Backus, his Directing and Dramaturgy Apprentices, and special guests.

For the current play schedule and more information on Portland Stage, please click below