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Thumbnail for - Portland Playhouse To Lose Church Space?
Feb 29, 2012
act now
The King Neighborhood Association and Portland Playhouse will be appearing before the City Council on March 1, 2012 at 3:30pm to appeal the Bureau of Developmental Service’s decision to not allow...
Thumbnail for - Review: Shakespeare’s Amazing Cymbeline
Feb 27, 2012
striking the proper chord
For our preview of Chris Coleman’s production from our January issue, click here. Chris Colemon’s Shakespeare’s Amazing Cymbeline succeeds in making a rather difficult play not merely accessible,...
Thumbnail for - Exclusive Interview with Jon Heder of Napoleon Dynamite
Feb 27, 2012
freakin' sweet, GOSH!
Jon Heder may not be a household name. Yet. But you’d be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn’t recall his starring role in the 2004 cult hit, Napoleon Dynamite. The awkward small town geek...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: OBT Rehearses Giselle
Feb 23, 2012
Before they glide across the Keller Auditorium stage in Giselle , Oregon Ballet Theatre’s "biggest, most lush production of the season," dancers must, of course, rigorously rehearse. And in the...
Thumbnail for - Five JazzFest Favorites
Feb 22, 2012
quality quintet
DEE DEE BRIDGEWATERFeb 23, 7pm at Newmark To Billie with Love: A Celebration of Lady Day Note: Rush tix available day-of-show. In this powerhouse performance, Dee Dee Bridgewater previews a...
Thumbnail for - Y La Bamba's Brand-New Tunes
Feb 20, 2012
TUNE IN
  A rainy Monday ushers in a deliriously bright new record from local gypsy-folk fusion group Y La Bamba. While many fans understandably fixate on the band’s alluring frontwoman Luz Elena...
Thumbnail for - Win Tickets to Body Worlds!
Feb 16, 2012
visceral attraction
The unique and world-renowned anatomy display will only be at OMSI for a couple more weeks. This contest has ended. To make sure you don’t miss out on future ticket giveaways, sign up for...
Thumbnail for - Radiolab and Prairie Home Companion Go on Sale this Weekend
Feb 16, 2012
titans of NPR
If NPR were Greek mythology, then Garrison Keillor would be a Titan, ruling the Golden Age of the radio waves, and Radiolab would be the young Gods, upsetting the celestial order. And they’re...
Thumbnail for - KMHD Director Talks Jazz Fest
Feb 15, 2012
jazzed
Portland has long percolated a viable, if not highly visible, jazz scene. Veterans like composer Dave Frishberg, trumpeter Thara Memory, and a handful of other super-talents call our town home,...
Thumbnail for - Director of the Documentary Pina at Cinema 21
Feb 15, 2012
a new dimension of dance
The director of arguably the year’s most remarkable documentary, the 3-D dance film Pina, will be at Cinema 21 to introduce the film and answer questions next Thursday, Feb 16 in a special...
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