Esteemed comedienne, actress, producer, professor, diet coke enthusiast and all sorts of other neat multi-hyphenates Valory J. Lawrence curates this amazing experiment in break neck theater programming. From July 9 through August 29 there is AT LEAST one theater performance a night, often two a night! It has a little something for everyone and if you have been in the Portland Area the last few days you'll appreciate this next bit- AIR CONDITIONING! (really 111˚ F was a tad much) Check out these amazing and diverse performances, cheap seats! Great art! What more do you people want! C'mon!!!!!!!!!!!!
HIJINX HILARITY featuring CoHo’s own improvisation group--Daisy Chain! Come for the laughs leave to change your undies! Because you wet them from laughing so hard! Guest groups featuring sketch and improv comedy stylings make each Tuesday night a veritable laugh riot!
Tuesdays July 14- Aug 25 10:00 pm. Suggested Ticket Price $10
COPPERHEADS AND COMMON WOMEN, a one-woman show by Sandra de Helen will be performed by the playwright This play brings to life a country woman and her eight year-old granddaughter in rural Missouri
July 20,21, & 22 7:30 pm Suggested Ticket Price $10
I AM MY OWN WIFE in cooperation with Northwest Academy "I Am My Own Wife," 18-year-old Jacob Storms, revisits his senior project.
JULY 27, 28, 29 @ 7:30 PM No Charge – Donations to CoHo ONLY
24 HOUR PLAYS -- LUCKY NUMBER 7
CoHo’s 7th 24 hour play! What happens when you lock 30 actors, 4 playwrights, and 2 designers in 1 theater for 24 hours? See lucky number 7 live and for yourself !
Performance August 2nd Suggested Ticket Price $10
We write/rewrite project featuring works by Valory J. Lawrence
BAD DAYS Sometimes you just can’t get out of bed.
D&J GREW UP Storybooks don’t always have storybook endings. Each week the actors present staged readings of Valory’s plays – the audience gives feedback , Valory works out the kinks and present again.
August 5- 26 Wednesdays @10:00pm Suggested ticket Price $10
ORIGINAL WORKS FEATURING work by David Wagstaff
ONE GLASS Jacob and Amanda are wildly in love, married one year, and celebrating their first anniversary in a quaint Italian restaurant. "Why not do this every year right here?" They do and we are invited to join them, year by year, in a journey from passion to senility.
August 6,7,8 @ 10:00 pm Suggested ticket Price $10
JAZZ & POETRY Local Favorites returning to the CoHo stage . Let the words and the music transcend you.
August 8, 27, 28, 29 7:30 PM Suggested Ticket Price $10
COUNTERFEIT CASH A tribute band dedicated to the music of the late Johnny Cash. August 9th Doors open at 7:30 band starts at 8:00 Suggested ticket Price $10
DANTE The famed author is penniless, miserable, and so uninspired he can barely write an advertising jingle. He could write again if only the woman he loves would return, but when she shows up with a surprising offer, Dante has to face facts that he would prefer to avoid altogether
August 13, 14, 15 Suggested $10 Ticket Price
LAST ONE STANDING Which new one person show has the chops to make it to the end? Come vote your favorite on to glory! 4 new artists every week! Aug 17 Cabaret Night!August 3-24 every Monday night at 10pm. Suggested Ticket Price $10
HANSEL & GRETEL When lost in the woods who doesn’t dream of a house of candy? But what seems like a good idea rarely proves to be one.
August 20 & 21 10:00 pm. Suggested Ticket Price $10