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Aug 24, 2011
Last night, Broadway’s Mamma Mia showed 2900 or so people a nice time. It even earned the now seemingly standard “Portland standing O.” And of course the story’s mother-daughter dynamics reminded...
Aug 23, 2011
You might recognize Amber Tamblyn as the painfully scrupulous Martha Masters from TV series House, but we bet you’ve yet to read her poetry. That can change right now when you preview one of her...
Aug 22, 2011
Funny thing about ballet dancers: Even when they’re being “funny,” they’re always a little preoccupied with whipping themselves, and others, into ever better shape. Ha ha ha. Sit up...
Aug 17, 2011
meet & greet
How did your relationship with PICA begin and develop? What were some key moments or contacts that drew you into the fold? I’m hired on September 1—so I’m not quite in the fold—but basically...
Aug 15, 2011
By now, you probably know Esperanza Spalding as the Portland jazz bass phenomenon who bumped Justin Bieber for Best New Artist at the 2011 Grammys, leaving national industry heavies whispering,...
Aug 11, 2011
Who wafted the smelling salts? Who loosened the corset strings? Whatever inspired this ubiquitous and undeniable Victorian revival? It seems like everywhere you look lately, dames and...
Aug 10, 2011
from the newsstand
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Aug 8, 2011
This past Saturday, while bluegrass bloomed at Pickathon and Fire in the Canyon ignited Horning’s Hideout, one John Cameron Mitchell kept Portland proper rocking with a DJ/dance party at...
Aug 7, 2011
If you want to keep up with the Portland music scene, you’re going to have to pull a couple Late Nights. Last week, David Letterman hosted back-to-back shows from hometown heroes Sallie...
Aug 6, 2011
This weekend, Refuge PDX (SE 1st and Yamhill) will host Zine Symposium, a convention for self-publishers and small publishers who produce the old-fashioned kind of hand-held reading...
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