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Sep 10, 2011
more than bargained for
From the get-go, David Eckard’s demeanor was more “Okey dokey” than “Step right up!” He’d gotten a late start setting up his mobile podium, so all eyes were already following his every move as he...
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Jun 16, 2011
cirque du critique
By now, it’s common knowledge that Cirque du Soleil has a lot of tricks up its sleeve—from credulity-straining contortionism to death-defying trapeze leaps. But technique alone can’t be credited...
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Jun 7, 2011
summer theater
  DRALIONJune 15-19 How does world-renowned performance troupe Cirque du Soleil balance its feng shui? Using four performers as the four elements. In Dralion, red-cloaked Shinto demon Yao...
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Mar 3, 2011
NOTE: MarchFourth will play two shows on MARCH 4, at 6 and 9pm. No show on March 5—unless you count the time after the Crystal clock strikes midnight. Not content to merely throw down excellent...
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Feb 21, 2011
music
Cellist Ashia Grzesik may sing music from the old country, wear ruffled skirts and cook borscht, but she’s no neo-bohemian gypsy-punk poser. Though she currently hangs her plumed hats in...
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Dec 19, 2010
tune in: television
UPDATE! Our neighbors to the North have responded to this post. Read Seattle Metropolitan Magazine’s take on Portlandia, and whether or not their original “dream of the 90’s” actually died. This...
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Sep 24, 2010
phile under: opera
Portland Opera’s season-opening gut-buster will culminate tonight with Carmina Burana , which, amid the swirl of Bodyvox Dancers, should sound something like this: And that’s only half of it....