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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
Thumbnail for - Review: ART’s ‘Xmas Unplugged’
Dec 5, 2013
THEATER
Two one acts skewer the dark reality that Christmas is often more about spending money on presents than spending time with each other. Who knew Santa fight scenes could go on too long? Thru Dec. 28
Thumbnail for - Review: PCS’s ‘Twist Your Dickens’
Nov 27, 2013
THEATER
We review PCS’s new spin on the Christmas classic from the viewpoints of both Tiny Tim and Scrooge. Thru Dec 22
Thumbnail for - Review: Liminal’s “Our Town”
Nov 21, 2013
THEATER
The avant-garde theater transforms the American classic into something searingly modern in one of the most thought-provoking shows of the season. Thru Dec 1
Thumbnail for - Review: Theatre Vertigo's "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"
Oct 28, 2013
THEATER
In Jeffrey Hatcher's retelling of the ego-versus-id tale, six different actors play the role of Mr. Hyde. Thru Nov 23
Thumbnail for - Review: NW Dance Project's "New Now Wow!"
Oct 28, 2013
DANCE
NWDP's triple-world-premiere season opener showed the rewards experimentation can bring.
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