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Thumbnail for - Review: Portland Center Stage's Body of an American
Oct 15, 2012
With a masterly script and commanding performances, Portland Center Stage's latest, world-premiere production brilliantly casts a light into humanity's shadowy psychic spaces.
Thumbnail for - Review: Gossip Changes Lives with its Live Show
Oct 11, 2012
moving in the right direction
The local band-made-big returned home for an infectious show that ended in profound transformation. Banging new local standout Magic Mouth opened.
Thumbnail for - Review: Third Rail's That Hopey Changey Thing
Oct 7, 2012
Third Rail Repertory sets us a place at the Apple family table in this astute, humorous, but not always hardy telling of the political drama. Plays thru October 28.
Thumbnail for - Review: NW Dance Project
Oct 5, 2012
The local world–class dance company tackles three ambitious world premieres, and award-winner Franco Nieto shines. Playing through Saturday at Lincoln Hall.
Thumbnail for - Review: Little Shop of Horrors
Sep 28, 2012
feed me, seymour!
Broadway Rose's production of the musical hits all the right notes: gallows-humorous, deliciously campy, and plenty of late-'50s R&B tunes.
Thumbnail for - Review: PCS's Sweeney Todd: the Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sep 25, 2012
impeccably shaved
Portland Center Stage's production of Sondheim's macabre masterpiece is a delicious feast both grisly and divine. Playing through Oct 21.
Thumbnail for - Ironskin by <em>Tina Connolly</em>
Sep 21, 2012
Book Review
A young, poverty-stricken governess alights at a crumbling house on the moors; a haunted man, his strange child, and a horrible mystery await within. Sound like Jane Eyre?
Thumbnail for - TBA:12 in Retrospect
Sep 20, 2012
festival plotlines
In its first year under the curation of artistic director Angela Mattox, the PICA fest got more thematically unified—and just plain better—as it progressed. Here's what worked (and didn't).
Thumbnail for - TBA Day 10: Faustin Linyekula's <em>Le Cargo</em> Review
Sep 15, 2012
The Congolese choreographer takes us on a journey with little but the beauty of his story and dance. Final show tonight at 6:30.
Thumbnail for - TBA: Week 1 Wrap Up + Fest Finale Preview
Sep 13, 2012
best of the fest
8 days in, with some of the highlights yet to come, we offer our picks for the final weekend, and recap what we've seen.
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