Art Headlines: June 2012
A huge month of season announcements, staffing changes, awards and solicitations—summarized for a quick study.
Bouand Dance Company closed its doors after 7 seasons.
2012-13 SEASON UPDATES
Friends of Chamber Music bringing back Pacifica Quartet, and more!
Defunkt Theater to kick off with Pinter
White Bird Dance will stage a flashmob-style number
BodyVox to bring new Stravinsky and reprise Fresh Blood"
Theatre Vertigo will dive deep with Brecht
Portland Playhouse just added some August Wilson
NW Dance Project maintains a consistent calendar with the return of NEW NOW WOW!, Summer Splendors, etc.
CAN (Creative Advocacy Network) lobbied hard for arts education funding
CoHo Theatre bid farewell to managing director Erin Lucas; Scott Stephens stepped in for interim.
Northwest Film Center is accepting NW Filmmakers’ Festival submissions
Oregon Ballet Theatre will collaborate with award-winning eco-sculptor John Grade
PNCA (Pacific Northwest College of Art) received Lee Kelly’s Memory 99 for its permanent collection, plus a gift from Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE