Step into the barber chair…and donate some blood!

In honor of Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, the American Red Cross is holding a  blood drive at Portland Center Stage on Tuesday, Oct. 2,  from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please
consider giving! 

After donating, you’ll be able to enjoy the feeling of knowing that you
have helped save lives. You’ll also get a sweet treat from
neighborhood favorite Cupcake Jones. They’ll be on hand to replenish our blood donators with bloody good red velvet cupcakes!

Portland Center Stage, directly outside the main lobby doors

When: Tuesday, Oct. 2 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Who is eligible? Read the American Red Cross donation guidelines here.


 Make an appointment by following the instructions below:

  1. Go to

  2. Click on “Make a Blood Donation Appointment” (top right-hand side of the page in the blue box).

  3. Enter the sponsor code “PortlandCenterStage” (no spaces).

  4. Create an account or, if you already have an account, login.

  5. Please make sure that you give us a cell phone number or a number that
    you can be reached at on Oct. 2, should any emergencies arise.

Can’t donate but still want to see the play and support the Red Cross?  You can save $5 on each adult ticket purchased and $10 will be sent to the American Red Cross! Sweeney Todd runs through Oct. 21. To get your tickets, which includes a donation to Red Cross, go to and select the date you that your would like to see the show. In the promotional code box, enter the code REDCROSS and press “OK.” The discounted price will automatically appear in the seating chart. Select your seats and follow the rest of the instructions for payment. Tickets may also be purchased through the PCS box office by calling 503-445-3700 between 12 -5:30 p.m.

See you at the theater!


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