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Thumbnail for - Review: Artists Rep's Seven Guitars
Nov 6, 2012
as the century turns
The August Wilson play has the slow burn of a blues song ending in tragedy, played by an excellent ensemble cast. The sold out production adds a show this Saturday at 2.
Thumbnail for - Review: Defunkt Theatre's The Homecoming
Oct 31, 2012
the staring game
Defunkt plays up the humor of Pinter's dark masterpiece, but overplays the drama. Thru Nov. 17.
Thumbnail for - Preview: Weinland Plays Record-Release Shows This Weekend
Oct 24, 2012
Dr. Record & Mr. Live
With their new album, the Portland folk-rock mainstays successfully capture their livelier live sound. Hear it at Mississippi Studios Friday and Saturday.
Thumbnail for - Eight Girls Taking Pictures by Whitney Otto
Oct 16, 2012
Book Review
“It was so needlessly trusting ... to see something every day and not for one minute consider that there is an underneath,” thinks one of the eight protagonists in Portland author Whitney Otto’s...
Thumbnail for - <em>Heat Waves</em> by Brainstorm
Oct 16, 2012
Music Review
After being voted third in Willamette Week’s Best New Band poll last year and picked up by beloved local label Tender Loving Empire, Portland’s Brainstorm is riding a current of buzz that has...
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.
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