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The ladies of Opción Múltiple: Olga, the little girl with a big secret

Posted on February 7, 2015 | 0 comments

The ladies of Opción Múltiple: Olga, the little girl with a big secret

OLGA: Truly young at heart, she has a flair for the dramatic that is certain to make an impression. A fashionista from a young age, she also enjoys fine foods and watching movies. She may not always understand everything, but  her childhood has given her great wisdom that is belied by her apparent innocence. Even though it may seem she is not so stable, it is impossible to forget she continues to learn from the world (and personalities) around her. Sign: Virgo Favorite movie: Must Love Dogs OLGA: Con un corazón verdaderamente joven, su...

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“Opcion Multiple” is here! / ¡”Opción Múltiple” ya está aquí!

Posted on February 6, 2015 | 0 comments

“Opcion Multiple” is here! / ¡”Opción Múltiple” ya está aquí!

Español abajo Milagro’s U.S. premiere of the award-winning Mexican dark comedy Opción Múltiple opens tonight! Featuring a fantastic cast under the superb direction of Nelda Reyes, the play is presented in Spanish with easy-to-follow English supertitles.  The play, named best comedy of 2004 by Mexico’s Agrupación de Periodistas de Teatro (Theatre Journalists’ Group), has been produced to great reception in Spain and all over Latin America. A wild ride into the mysteries of psychological trauma and Dissociative Identity...

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The talented group of Opción Múltiple

Posted on February 5, 2015 | 0 comments

The talented group of Opción Múltiple

(Español abajo) Milagro’s 10th annual Spanish language production starts tomorrow night with the USA premiere of Opción Múltiple ( Multiple Choice), and we are ecstatic about the magnificent Latino cast director Nelda Reyes gathered. Read on to learn about this talented group who came together for our thought provoking, delightful and authentic Mexican dark comedy that only Milagro can bring you, and get your tickets today!  Yolanda Porter (Diana) says acting is her passion. She really...

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Meet the Ladies of Opción Múltiple: Diana (Bilingüe)

Posted on February 4, 2015 | 0 comments

Meet the Ladies of Opción Múltiple: Diana (Bilingüe)

Diana: The woman at the center of the storm Although she strikes most people as shy and nervous, once she’s comfortable she is very open and loves to talk. As part of the editorial team at a magazine, she’s a modern, city woman. She enjoys sipping wine over a nice dinner, but she doesn’t shy away from a tequila shot – straight. An occasional smoker, she loves cooking, flowers and keeping a journal. Sign: Gemini Favorite color: Green Diana: La mujer en el ojo de la tormenta Aunque a la mayoría les puede parecer tímida y...

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Choose your savings on tickets to “Opción Múltiple”

Posted on January 28, 2015 | 0 comments

Choose your savings on tickets to “Opción Múltiple”

Our ticket prices are some of the best value in the city, but even so, there are ways to save more! Read on and find out how you can get your Milagro for less! The longer you read the more you could save – another reason to say “I Love Milagro”. Go to milagro.org or call 503-236-7253 to get tickets! Subscription/Flexpass: a versatile way to save! Buy a flexpass for 3 or more tickets and use them as you wish: bring family and friends to use them all at once, or divide them between our two upcoming shows, Opción Múltiple and...

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Photo of the day: “Opción Múltiple” is nearly here!

Posted on January 26, 2015 | 0 comments

Photo of the day: “Opción Múltiple” is nearly here!

OPCIÓN MÚLTIPLEPresented in Spanish with easy-to-follow supertitles in English  February 5 – 28, 2015 Preview:  Thursday February 5th Opening: Friday February 6 with complementary reception catered by Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 pm Sundays at 2:00 pm CAST / ELENCO Yolanda Porter….Diana Roberto Astorga…Dr.Ricardo / Gerardo / Medardo Verónika Nuñez…Olga Vicente Guzmán Orozco…Sabueso Amalia Alarcón Morris…Julia Nurys Herrera…Petra PRODUCTION TEAM / EQUIPO DE PRODUCCIÓN Nelda Reyes….Director Kaye Blankenship…Lighting Designer...

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“Sueños de Fútbol” at Scott School!

Posted on January 24, 2015 | 0 comments

“Sueños de Fútbol” at Scott School!

 Sueños de Fútbol, the Teatro Milagro bilingual adventure about a young girl who embraces her dream of playing soccer while discovering Mayan mythology, performed today for the higher grades at Scott School (K-8) in northeastPortland. While the actors warmed up before the show, a few of the students spent some time taking selfies with the backdrop. We asked them to pose for a snapshot for us, too! The diverse school is one of the sites that Founding Director Danel Malan’s has selected to be part of the first middle school Bilingual...

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Always nice to be remembered in a #TBT!

Posted on January 22, 2015 | 0 comments

Always nice to be remembered in a #TBT!

“TBT: It was, inexplicably, fifteen years ago yesterday, that I opened The True History of Coca Cola in Mexico, at the Miracle Theatre. It was a two man show, and my partner-in-crime was that late, great force-of-nature, Joshua Westhaver. It was a zany, farcical, fantastical piece. Audiences ate it up. I’ll always remember it, and the wonderful people who helped make it happen: Michael Menger, Carol Ann Wohlmut, Rodolfo Ortega, Kristine Vercouteren, Rebecca Martinez, Mark Bauch, Jason Coffey, Bruce...

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“Opción Múltiple” and its author coming to Milagro!

Posted on January 20, 2015 | 0 comments

“Opción Múltiple” and its author coming to Milagro!

Milagro is ramping up for its next production, Opción Múltiple, a dark comedy taking a light-hearted look at mental health issues. The play, originally written in 1999 for 5 young Mexican actresses of the author’s acquaintance, has since been performed all over Latin America and, two years ago, in Spain. In preparation for the opening and the playwright’s upcoming visit to Portland, Marketing Assistant Vicente Guzmán-Orozco, who is also part of the cast, had the chance to ask the playwright some questions about this hilarious...

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“Opción Múltiple” y su autor ¡en camino a Milagro!

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“Opción Múltiple” y su autor ¡en camino a Milagro!

Milagro se prepara para su siguiente producción, Opción Múltiple, una comedia oscura con una divertida mirada a una condición mental. La obra, escrita originalmente en 1999 para cinco jóvenes actrices mexicanas conocidas por el autor, ha tenido exitosas presentaciones en toda Latinoamérica, y hace dos años, en España. Al acercarse el estreno y la visita del autor, el asistente de mercadeo, Vicente Guzmán Orozco, quien también es parte del elenco, tomó la oportunidad de hacerle unas preguntas al dramaturgo sobre su hilarante libreto....

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