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Third Thursday Studios

April 17, 2014 - Kirk Mouser and the Portland Musical Theater Group

Stumptown Stages Gresham native, Kirk Mouser, is the artistic director of Portland Musical Theater Group, called Stumptown Stages. Kirk has toured the country with musical theater and will have many interesting stories to tell.

Kirk Mouser (CEO) experience includes working for the Oregon Cultural Trust as the Interim Trust Manager, in Economic Development for the City of Gresham, serving as an artistic consultant for the Center for the Arts Foundation, managing two not-for-profit art organizations and planning over 100 events. Kirk  currently serves on the Clackamas County Arts Alliance Council and Foundation Board, ARTPAC, and is the Artistic Director of Stumptown Stages.

For more information and to purchase your tickets, click here!


Other upcoming Center for the Arts events:

April 14, 2014 - "The in Right Brain Initiative" Gresham-Barlow studens present their visual art as well as performances. 5-6pm. Gresham Public Library 385 NW Miller.

Reader's Theater in Gresham presents three plays as part of its Classic Comedy Series:

April 21, 2014 - "The Imaginary Invalid" by Moliere

May 19, 2014 - "Heaven can Wait" By Harry Segall

Where: Gresham Chapel and Evening Event Center, 257 SE Roberts Ave

When: 7pm

Tickets: $9, available at the door or call 971/678/2474 for more info.

The Countdown 'til Summer!

Third Thursdays in Historic Downtown Gresham - Open house, wine & music. May - August.

Gresham Arts Festival (formerly ArtWalk) - July 19th

Music Mondays on the Center for the Arts Plaza - Each Monday in July and August. 6:30-8:30pm, free for all ages!

Mt. Hood Jazz Festival - Saturday, August 2nd. Center for the Arts Plaza. More info at for times and schedule.

Summer Theater Camp for Kids - Contact the Nutz-n-Boltz Theater Company for kids ages 5+ in June. Intermediate level will be in July.

Center for the Arts Foundation
15 NE Third Street
Gresham, OR 97030

Phone: 503-489-1157

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