Step into the barber chair…and donate some blood!

In honor of Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, the American Red Cross holding a blood drive on Tuesday, Oct., 2 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. 

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 donors with bloody good red velvet cupcakes!

Portland Center Stage, directly outside the main lobby doors

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

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

Make your 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 blood but would like to see the show and still support Red Cross?  You can save $5 on each adult ticket purchased and $10 will be donated to Red Cross! Sweeney Todd runs through Oct. 21. To purchase tickets, go to and select the date that you would like to see the show. In the promo code box, enter REDCROSS and press “OK.”  The discounted price will automatically appear in the seating chard. Select your seats and follow the rest of the instruction s for payment. Tickets may also be purchased through the PCS box office by calling 503-445-3700, 12 -5:30 p.m.


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