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Thumbnail for - What If The Simpsons Became Our Post-Apocalyptic Mythology?
May 21, 2015
THEATER REVIEW
Portland Playhouse takes on stories and The Simpsons in a daring, "post-electric" drama.
Thumbnail for - 'The Lion' Roars Onto Portland Center Stage
May 12, 2015
THEATER REVIEW
Ben Scheuer plucks at the heartstrings in his Portland Center Stage one-man musical.
Thumbnail for - Cyrano on Stage: What Nose Around Comes Around
Apr 14, 2015
THEATER
Oregon-born playwright Aaron Posner brings his adaptation of Cyrano to Portland, with poetry, passion and panache.
Thumbnail for - Kings of the Keller: The Decemberists Bring it Home
Mar 23, 2015
MUSIC REVIEW
Back from an international tour, Portland’s resident rockers return home for a sold-out, kick-ass performance.
Thumbnail for - With Timmy Failure, the Oregon Children's Theatre Outsmarts Itself
Mar 9, 2015
THEATER REVIEW
A bestselling children’s book gets a world premiere stage adaptation from the Oregon Children’s Theatre. We like it—and that's maybe a problem.
Thumbnail for - Review: Triangle's <i>Dr. Ruth</i> Gets Some, But Not Much
Feb 9, 2015
THEATER REVIEW
Despite Wendy Westerwelle’s star turn as the famously frank TV host, this one-woman show proves that even sex needs a good script.
Thumbnail for - What Would Chekhov Really Think of Twitter?
Jan 22, 2015
THEATER REVIEW
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike gets its uproarious dark humor right and its cultural analysis wrong.
Thumbnail for - Review: The Decemberists’ 'What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World'
Jan 15, 2015
MUSIC
The local indie kings return from a four-year absence with an infectious, eclectic album that reveals a band all grown up. Out Jan 20
Thumbnail for - BodyVox’s 'Firewall' Aims to Burn the Disco Down. Say What?
Dec 9, 2014
Dance Review
The theatrical dance company skims the surface of technology with little data but lots of razzle-dazzle. Thru Dec 20
Thumbnail for - Artists Rep’s ‘Blithe Spirit’ Haunts the Holidays with Humor
Dec 2, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
The Noël Coward classic about a remarried man who accidentally summons the ghost of his manipulative first wife offers a comedic alternative to Scrooges and elves. Thru Jan 4
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