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Thumbnail for - White Bird presents Laboratory Dance Project
Jul 24, 2012
culture cheat-sheet
The Laboratory Dance Project, a Korean troupe that makes its west-coast debut courtesy of White Bird tomorrow, is made of potent stuff. Need proof? Check out these videos of their...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: On the Boards Responds
Jul 24, 2012
phile under: TBA 2010
Last week I saw Gloria’s Cause, a work-in-progress by Dayna Hanson. I really didn’t like it. But criticism ain’t arithmetic (thank god). For me the relationships we have to art works are pretty...
Thumbnail for - tEEth Debuts Make/Believe As Part of Fertile Ground
Jul 24, 2012
oral fixations
In 2010, longstanding local contemporary dance/performance art company tEEth launched Home Made, a minimalist, mostly-nude pas de deux about monogamy accompanied by a hypnotic vocal soundscape....
Thumbnail for - Review: 4 Men Only
Jul 24, 2012
separating the men from the boys
4 Men Only, a showcase of four solos by four male choreographers at Conduit, began as a phone call from the New York dancer Bob Eisen. He was coming through town and wanted to perform; was...
Thumbnail for - Interview+Slideshow: Adam Arnold on Designing for OBT’s Spring Show
Apr 18, 2012
beyond the tutu
Choreographer Matjash Mrozewski takes members of the Oregon Ballet Theatre through the steps of The Lost Dance, which will be one of four dances in OBT’s Chromatic Quartet, April 19–28,...
Thumbnail for - Review: Kidd Pivot’s Dark Matters
Mar 17, 2012
tearing down the house
Despite drawing inspiration from an unseen element physicists postulate to make their model of the universe work, the dancers in Kidd Pivot Frankfurt RM’s new performance, Dark Matters, at the...
Thumbnail for - Meshi Chavez:  …or be dragged
Jan 26, 2012
pushed and pulled
Through a visceral solo performance titled …or to be dragged, Portland dancer, butoh performer, and choreographer Meshi Chavez explores the process of confronting the myriad choices life...
Thumbnail for - OBT’s Holiday Revue: Assorted Delights
Dec 13, 2011
sweets in stockings
Every year, Oregon Ballet Theatre serves up its delectable Balanchine* version of The Nutcracker, attracting droves of all-ages devotees. But Holiday Revue is the company’s way of catering to...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2011: Zoe | Juniper
Sep 27, 2011
notes from the otherworld
Adorned with white paper booties, I stepped into the alternative world of the Zoe/ Juniper installation: a world brimming beauty, juxtaposed with momentous fits of passion and pain. Upon...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2011: Namasya
Sep 10, 2011
third I
First In flowing white blouse and trousers, she awakes to the moaning flute and whispering rain. She arises, and follows her own arms as they bend like wisps of wheat, sometimes pointing her...
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