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Thumbnail for - The Motherf**ker with the Small Fire in the Piazza
Mar 6, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
Artists Rep, PCS, and Portland Playhouse all open stories about love that range from the bombastically hilarious to a slow burn.
Thumbnail for - Review: Cloud Gate Dance Theatre
Mar 5, 2014
DANCE
The preeminent Asian contemporary dance company’s meditative work left some in a trance and the rest catatonic.
Thumbnail for - PCS’s “Bo-Nita” Is a One-Woman Cavalcade of Gumption
Feb 20, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
A black comedy about a precocious girl, a floozy of a mom, and trying to hang together. Thru Mar 16
Thumbnail for - Review: ART's "The Monster-Builder"
Feb 5, 2014
Theater
The world premiere's overblown parody provides some unexpectedly adventurous comedy, but fails to satisfyingly address its themes. Thru Mar 2
Thumbnail for - Hand2Mouth’s “Pep Talk” Will Get You Off the Bench
Jan 30, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
The experimental theater elevates our spirits and our funny bones with its parody of that American hallmark: the motivational speech. Thru Feb 16
Thumbnail for - Review: PCS's "Chinglish"
Jan 23, 2014
THEATER
Portland Center Stage's comedy about cultural and linguistic miscommunication is a one-joke pony. It entertains, but underwhelms. Thru Feb 9
Thumbnail for - Review: Emanuel Ax with the Oregon Symphony
Jan 13, 2014
CLASSICAL MUSIC
The Canadian pianist delivered beautiful interpretations of Bach and Strauss, book-ended by two works that showed very different sides of Beethoven.
Thumbnail for - Review: Pixie Dust’s Beauty and the Beast
Dec 15, 2013
THEATER
A local sing along of talking clocks and beastly love affairs makes for real holiday magic. Thru Dec 29.
Thumbnail for - Review: Portland Playhouse’s ‘A Christmas Carol’
Dec 12, 2013
THEATER
The theater dives gloriously into the Christmas spirit for a show that's anything but trite by adding singing and instrument-playing actors. Thru Dec 29.
Thumbnail for - Review: Bag&Baggage's "It's A (Somewhat) Wonderful Life"
Dec 9, 2013
Theater
Bag&Baggage’s reworking of the beloved film doesn't exactly break new ground, but it's plenty entertaining for fans of the original. Thru Dec. 22
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