Young Frankenstein in rehearsal

Mel Brooks' monstrously funny Young Frankenstein, has been playing to clamorous standing ovations. Don't miss the fun! Only two weekends left. Get your tickets now!

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We've got great entertainment plannned

Young Frankenstein, brings the same producers, directors, musical director, choreographers, costume designer and most of the cast and orchestra from our 2012 hit The Producers together again!

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Caught in the act!

We are fortunate to know excellent photographers who enjoy pointing their cameras in our direction. See their great work and take a stroll down Porthole Players' memory lane.

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Porthole Players - Celebrating over 40 Years of Theater!

Porthole Players is a non-profit community theater group, established in Newport, Oregon in 1972. We are committed to increasing the social capital of our community through our love of theater: developing the skills, spirit, and artistic sensibilities of all those who participate, on stage, behind it, or in the audience. (Oh, and we also put on great shows, too - musicals, dramas, comedies, and more!). We are sponsored in part by the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts, many wonderful volunteers and members.

You Are Welcome!
Join us for our upcoming productions - on stage, behind the scenes or in the audience!

Porthole Players welcomes new actors, singers, dancers and musicians so don't be shy about contacting us or just showing up to the next audition. More of a behind the scenes person? Opportunities abound for people interested in costumes, lighting, set construction, props, staging, graphic design, publicity and more!

Have some fun and make a difference in the community for as little as $10/year.

Don't be daunted by the title, membership with Porthole Players is more like joining a family. Members benefit by supporting community theater, are listed in all of our production programs, and are covered by insurance when working on a production.

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Check out what's going on with some of our friends. <>  website from the Oregon Coast Council for the Arts    Red Octopus Theater Company

Now Playing!

It's Aliiive! And It's a HIt!
Mel Brooks' latest musical, a wickedly inspired re-imagining of the Frankenstein legend based on his 1974 comedy film masterpiece, has come to life in Newport, Oregon. Over a year in the works, this theatrical spectacle is already getting rave reviews and standing ovations. Don't miss this one!

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