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Thumbnail for - Long Day’s Journey Into Night Opens This Weekend!
Aug 13, 2010
phile under: weekend picks
It’s opening weekend for the most prestigious play in town, starring Oscar-winner William Hurt, and “Queen of Australian Theater” Robyn Nevin. The critically revered Eugene O’Neill play is one of...
Thumbnail for - PDX Adult Soapbox Derby
Aug 13, 2010
phile under: weekend picks
It’s time once again for the indescribable spectacle of adults who ought to know better, barreling down Mt. Tabor in tacky home-crafted “vehicles.” We could tell you more about the Soapbox Derby,...
Thumbnail for - Monarques at Rontoms
Aug 13, 2010
phile under: weekend picks
This spring, the seven-member swarm of Monarques landed a spot on NPR syndicated super-show A Prairie Home Companion. Now prepping to alight on a west-coast tour, the 50’s-style pop band will...
Thumbnail for - Art Show Tonight at Jupiter Hotel
Aug 12, 2010
phile under: art show
Not already captivated by meteors or Mars? In that case, head for the Jupiter Hotel (SE 8th & Burnside), for Siren Nation’s 30-artist extravaganza. Brett Superstar (whose Blue Rabbit...
Thumbnail for - Mary Roach Visits Portland!
Aug 12, 2010
phile under: space exploration
Astronauts, it seems, are misunderstood. While lionized and romanticized for their heroic turns of space-flight, the men and women who do the job are actually beset on all sides by petty...
Thumbnail for - Esperanza Spalding Releases New Album
Aug 11, 2010
phile under: jazz notes
Esperanza Spalding’s new album, Chamber Music Society, is what I think they mean whenever they say, “tempest in a teapot.” It’s dynamic and unpredictable, yet so delicately contained and...
Thumbnail for - New all-ages brunchtime drag revue!
Aug 9, 2010
phile under: queer friendly
You go into Sunday brunch with certain expectations. Coffee. Omelettes. Perhaps some toast. What you least expect is a fully frocked and coiffed cadre of drag queens, prepping to put on a show....
Thumbnail for - Weekend Picks!
Aug 6, 2010
phile under: weekend picks
First Friday First Thursday. Last Thursday. It seems every gallery district wants to lay claim to one notable monthly day. In biblical parlance, “The first shall be last, and the last shall be...
Thumbnail for - First Thursday
Aug 5, 2010
phile under: first thursday
GALLERY OPENINGS Augen Gallery Hibiki Miyazaki This artist’s name brings to mind author Haruki Murakami (Wind Up Bird Chronicles). Far be it from Culturephile to force a fit, but the heady,...
Thumbnail for - Pickathon Founder Speaks Volumes
Aug 4, 2010
phile under: music festival
PICKATHON STATS:44 featured bands3 day festival 12th year running THE VISION: To take a bunch of different music styles, and put them under the roof of a festival. Especially the music we were...
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