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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...
Thumbnail for - Portland, Meet Portlandia.
Dec 19, 2010
tune in: television
UPDATE! Our neighbors to the North have responded to this post. Read Seattle Metropolitan Magazine’s take on Portlandia, and whether or not their original “dream of the 90’s” actually died. This...
Thumbnail for - Review: The Little Prince
Oct 25, 2010
phile under: theater
The popular 1942 illustrated French book The Little Prince must be familiar to many Portlanders—heck, it must have inspired a dozen local tattoos. But though much beloved, it’s not a narrative...
Thumbnail for - Slooooooooow Food in St. Johns
Oct 13, 2010
Six W's
Who: Pitxi Dining Room & Wine Bar What: A menu inspired by the Northwest, France, and the Basque region. When: Tues.-Sat., 5-10 p.m.; reservations requested. Where: 5225 North Lombard Street;...
Thumbnail for - RENT
Jun 28, 2010
phile under: live review
There are two types of people in the world: those who love RENT, and those who despise it. It’s melodramatic. It’s idealistic. It’s angsty. It’s maxed out with poetic double meanings that have...
Thumbnail for - Shakespeare Unmoored
Apr 19, 2010
phile under: Theater
Re-imagining the Shakespearean world is nothing new. It’s a tried-and-true method for providing a more familiar context to the Bard’s 17th century themes. However, some play-and-setting...
Thumbnail for - Review: Julia Mangold at Elizabeth Leach Gallery
Apr 6, 2010
phile under: art
Julia Mangold’s New Work at Elizabeth Leach Gallery is deeply rewarding. Julia Mangold’s sculptures are monumental not in scale but in visual weight. Floor pieces hunkered down in groups of...
Thumbnail for - Review: Portland2010 at Disjecta
Mar 19, 2010
phile under: art
The Portland2010 Biennial opened last Saturday night at two of its eight venues, Rocksbox Fine Art and Disjecta. The exhibition by Ditch Projects at Rocksbox, I’ll talk about in another post....
Thumbnail for - Review: Tidal
Feb 28, 2010
phile under: art
As as if a giant pink polyhedron had been cast into the corner of Disjecta, Jenene Nagy’s "Tidal" is a massive installation of hot pink irregular polygons and jagged shards cast across the...
Thumbnail for - Review: Mathern and Tran
Jan 22, 2010
phile under: dance
Like a pairing of a work by Sol Lewitt with one by Matthew Barney, a Mies van der Rohe building with one by Frank Gehry, John Cage with Richard Wagner, the White Bird program of two...
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