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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...
Thumbnail for - Barak Marshall
May 14, 2011
dance
On Tuesday, White Bird Dance will present Barak Marshall’s MONGER, a dynamic physical-theater piece that depicts a group of servants scrapping and scuttling to please their abusive mistress....
Thumbnail for - Best Mother’s Day Dates
May 5, 2011
weekend plans
What do you get the mother who has everything? “Perishables and trinkets,” say experts. “Soap. Candles. Candy. Perfume. Or brunch.” But let’s assume your mother already smells fine, and isn’t...
Thumbnail for - Anne Mueller’s Ballet Memories
Apr 28, 2011
dance
This weekend, Anne Mueller will dance three pieces in Song And Dance: a noir-ish ensemble number with chairs (Left Unsaid ), an agressive hiphop throwdown pas de deux (Speak ) and a lighthearted...
Thumbnail for - Review: tEEth’s Home Made
Apr 14, 2011
WEEKEND PICK
Since Home Made premiered in Portland last November, the piece has toured several cities, scored a big win from Seattle’s On The Boards, and been added to summer 2011 festival bills in Prague,...
Thumbnail for - Preview: NWDP
Mar 17, 2011
dance
Northwest Dance Project is probably best known for intimate, innovative performances and a steady stream of new work. Looks like their show this weekend, which bears the ambitiously no-nonsense...
Thumbnail for - Stravinsky Slideshow
Feb 28, 2011
dance
Last week, in anticipation of OBT’s Stravinsky Project , we geeked out on some online videos of other ballet companies performing Firebird and Rite of Spring. But now, we can share...
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