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Thumbnail for - Tune In: Destination DIY
Mar 3, 2011
tune in: radio
Well, it’s a small world here in Portland arts—small enough that occasionally, a press release comes across my “writer” desk, promoting some project that I’ve actually contributed to in my...
Thumbnail for - Album Review: Loch Lomond
Mar 3, 2011
music
Portland indie pop outfit Loch Lomond has come a long way in the last 8 years. In its infancy, way back in 2003, Loch Lomond was a solo project started by singer and multi-instrumentalist Ritchie...
Thumbnail for - Three Veils opens POWfest
Mar 3, 2011
Three Veils, a tale about Middle Eastern women’s journeys of personal discovery, will be the flagship feature at POWfest, the Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival. The five-day event kicks off...
Thumbnail for - Portlandia: Over | Flyer Wars | Deuce Hotel
Mar 1, 2011
tune in: television
I’ll admit it: it’s been a couple weeks since I checked in on Portlandia. After a whirlwind of posts, an onslaught of thoughts, and a double dose of premieres, I stopped paying attention. I’ll...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Stravinsky Slideshow
Feb 28, 2011
Last week, in anticipation of OBT’s Stravinsky Project , we geeked out on some online videos of other ballet companies performing Firebird and Rite of Spring. But now, we can share some actual...
Thumbnail for - Loch Lomond: Misadventures in Scotland
Feb 25, 2011
music
Tomorrow, Loch Lomond will celebrate the release of brand-new album "Little Me Will Start A...
Thumbnail for - Stravinsky Studies
Feb 23, 2011
culture cheat-sheet
“Stravinsky’s music is very complex and technical,” says Anne Mueller. “This charges the choreographer with the task of almost ‘explaining the music’ through the dance.” We’ll take her word for...
Thumbnail for - Bicycle Film Festival
Feb 22, 2011
film sports
This Friday and Saturday, the Bicycle Film Festival , endearingly dubbed the “BFF,” will breeze through Portland with a curated selection of shorts, and a local opener: beach-punk band Guantanamo...
Thumbnail for - Album Review: Ashia Grzesik
Feb 21, 2011
music
Cellist Ashia Grzesik may sing music from the old country, wear ruffled skirts and cook borscht, but she’s no neo-bohemian gypsy-punk poser. Though she currently hangs her plumed hats in...
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Feb 19, 2011
celebrity
This weekend, it looks like local Trekkies, as well as civil rights advocates, have something to beam about: a visit from the one and only George Takei. Thought we’d pass this item along from the...
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