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Aug 3, 2010
phile under: dance
Andrea Parson, who has just been named one of six U.S. dancers to receive the prestigious 2010 Princess Grace Award, (founded by Princess Grace of Monaco, aka, Grace Kelly of the silver screen),...
Aug 2, 2010
phile under: flash mob
This was a packed weekend. A hundred-odd Portlanders played music at PDX Pop Now. Ten thousand or so folks played fairies at Fairieworlds. But a few scamps looking for levity, played Annie, in a...
Jul 30, 2010
What to Do
PDX Pop Now! All weekend. All ages. Free. Need we say more? Very well, here’s much more.
Make The Air Thick If this dance event were not recommended by the personal charm of its choreographer,...
Jul 29, 2010
phile under: music festival
Music nerds, could PDX POP NOW! make your life any easier? This weekend, for the seventh year running, the tireless festival collective will throw an eclectic, carefully curated, conveniently...
Jul 28, 2010
phile under: traditional folk music
I first discovered Great Big Sea while web-searching "Cod Liver Oil." It wasn’t a food supplement I sought, but a song—an old folk tune that my dad, a third-generation Newfoundlander, used to...
Jul 23, 2010
phile under: weekend
Uprising! of OBT Sat-Sun 7pm Chamber-folk veterans Weinland and Laura Gibson will fuse their reedy croons with the swoops and leaps of ballet dancers from OBT, to elevate both art forms into a...
Jul 22, 2010
phile under: music
POP* is about to take City Hall**. An all-ages army, led into battle by Sting-like singer Nick Jaina, will put the stronghold under siege, effectively taking Portland before nightfall.
Jul 21, 2010
phile under: comic con 2010
Brandon Seifert writes a comic book series called Witch Doctor, which has been billed, succinctly, as House meets Fringe. This might be the first you’ve heard of it, but it probably won’t be the...
Jul 16, 2010
phile under: weekend picks
Sand In The City
There may be no better symbol of summer than the sand castle. Whimsical, natural, golden, and temporary, the sand castle is a classic metaphor for momentary splendor. Your kids...
Jul 13, 2010
phile under: pop policymaker
PDX Pop Now! is—well, very soon! There’s the City Hall showcase on the 22, and a week later, a three-day onslaught of all-ages music will blast industrial Southeast like a midsummer super-soaker....
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