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Thumbnail for - Slideshow + Review: Madame Butterfly
Feb 4, 2012
kimo-know
  Summary Poor Cio-Cio-San. First she falls for the fickle charms of US Naval Officer Pinkerton, even forsaking her family’s religion, Buddhism, to make herself a more suitable bride to the...
Thumbnail for - Music Review: Totalwerks Vol 1 by One Model Nation
Jan 26, 2012
Now Hear This
Dandy Warhols front man branches out on record and in print.
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 - Review: Famished
Jan 23, 2012
food fight
When you walk into Portland Playhouse’s world premiere play Famished, you are given a card asking, “What are you really hungry for?” Tacos, sex, maybe a Pine State biscuit? Playwright Eugenia...
Thumbnail for - Review: The North Plan
Jan 23, 2012
red-alert state
In an all-too-plausible dystopian future, the US government has gone into “red alert.” As Facebook, Twitter, and online bank accounts flicker and founder, high-ranking government agents use the...
Thumbnail for - Review: (I Am Still) the Duchess of Malfi
Jan 14, 2012
If Quentin Tarantino remade the classic Jacobean tragedy...
Artists Repertory Theatre’s contemporary re-imagining of the Jacobean revenge tragedy The Duchess of Malfi, re-titled (I Am Still) The Duchess of Malfi, begins with the portly Cardinal (Todd Van...
Thumbnail for - Review: West Side Story
Jan 5, 2012
play it cool
We all know the story: Maria and Tony love each other, the Sharks and the Jets hate each other, and it all culminates (like the Shakespearean tragedy it reprises) in a handful of regrettable...
Thumbnail for - Crazy Enough
Dec 23, 2011
Now Read This
Storm Large's manic memoir is a ragamuffin to rock-star story.
Thumbnail for - Review: Angels in America
Dec 21, 2011
deep freeze
One wants to move through life with elegance and grace, blossoming infrequently but with exquisite taste, and perfect timing, like a rare bloom, a zebra orchid… Twirling hypnotically in a black...
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...
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