Showing content tagged with festival
Listing 11 - 20 of 24 Results
Thumbnail for - Distillers Festival Highlights
Oct 24, 2012
Happenings
Spirits were high at the 8th Annual Great American Distillers Festival.
Thumbnail for - MFNW and TBA: Why Make Us Choose?
Sep 26, 2011
opinion
Hi, Musicfest. Hi, TBA. I know the last few weeks have been hectic for you, but now that the flurry of activity has blown over, let’s talk. What are all these townsfolk doing here with me, you...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2011: First news
Mar 3, 2011
performance
  The first trickle of news about this year’s TBA festival arrived last week during conversations with curators Cathy Edwards, gearing up for her third and final year as guest curator, and Kristan...
Thumbnail for - Three Veils opens POWfest
Mar 3, 2011
Three Veils, a tale about Middle Eastern women’s journeys of personal discovery, will be the flagship feature at POWfest, the Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival. The five-day event kicks off...
Thumbnail for - Bicycle Film Festival
Feb 22, 2011
film sports
This Friday and Saturday, the Bicycle Film Festival , endearingly dubbed the “BFF,” will breeze through Portland with a curated selection of shorts, and a local opener: beach-punk band Guantanamo...
Thumbnail for - Jazz Pianist Randy Weston: "African-ist"
Feb 17, 2011
music
“‘African-ist’ is not a word!” insisted our editing staff when I recently submitted some text about prestigious jazz pianist Randy Weston. They softened when I explained that I was quoting...
Thumbnail for - A Few Good Reasons To Watch "Foreign" Films
Jan 31, 2011
film
First, let me defend the above title, though I know the word “foreign” has fallen from vogue. In this context, I say “foreign” in the most objective sense of the word. I mean films that are from...
Thumbnail for - The Missing Pieces
Jan 27, 2011
Theater Review
The Missing Pieces, by Nick Zagote runs only through this Sunday, January 30 at Portland Playhouse. The premiere is the first fully-staged production of the play since the script was workshopped...
Thumbnail for - Review: Short Plays By Nameless Playwrights
Jan 27, 2011
Lipitor jokes? Check. Neil Simon-esque puns? Check. The target audience for the Fertile Ground Festival ’s Short Plays by Nameless Playwrights , an evening of ten-minute plays by eight 60+...
Thumbnail for - Review: Smarter Than Phones
Jan 26, 2011
Okay, the first thing you need to know about Smarter Than Phones, an experimental theater piece put together by Fuse Theater and included in the Fertile Ground Festival, is that it’s guilty of...
Listing 11 - 20 of 24 Results