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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
Thumbnail for - How to See the World's Best Performances Without Leaving Portland
Nov 20, 2014
THEATRE
You don't have to travel to New York or London to see world-class theater, dance, and stars (hello, James Franco). You can see them at Portland cinemas. Here's the schedule.
Thumbnail for - Playwright Robert Schenkkan on Winning a Tony and Impressing Spielberg
Nov 3, 2014
INTERVIEW
It's been a big year for one of Oregon theater’s biggest success stories. We caught up with Schenkkan in Ashland to take stock.
Thumbnail for - Boom Arts Brings the World to Portland Theaters
Oct 22, 2014
THEATER
The upstart theater presenter stages dynamic takes on international theater (with live piglets!). Its third season kicks off with 'The Golden Dragon' Oct 25–26.
Thumbnail for - 'Bob: A Life in Five Acts' Offers a Wild Ride through All-American Pit Stops
Oct 21, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
Theatre Vertigo’s ambitious season opener serves up misfits, mayhem, and a side of melodrama. Thru Nov 15
Thumbnail for - Defunkt’s 'In the Forest, She Grew Fangs' Offers a Surreal Treatise Against Teen Bullying
Oct 13, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
With charismatic leads, the local theater fearlessly transforms the bloody fairy tale into an allegory for a pressing contemporary problem. Thru Nov 15
Thumbnail for - Third Rail Rep’s ‘Middletown’: Tackling the Big Questions
Oct 7, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
With dexterous language and humor, Will Eno’s riff on ‘Our Town’ takes on deep existential questions—but to what end? Thru Oct 19
Thumbnail for - Q&A: ‘Kinky Boots’ Star Kyle Taylor Parker on Dancing in Heels
Oct 1, 2014
THEATER
The Tony-winning Broadway show with music by Cyndi Lauper sashays into town with Parker at the lead from October 1–5.
Thumbnail for - Divas vs. Drag Queens: Kinky Boots, Dreamgirls, and La Cage Aux Folles
Sep 29, 2014
THEATER + TICKET GIVEAWAY
Size up the divas and the drag queens in these three glamorous productions, plus win tickets for a full immersion.
Thumbnail for - From the White House to the Playhouse, One Portland Student's Journey
Sep 24, 2014
THEATER
After performing at the White House with Sarah Jessica Parker, 9-year-old Sinai La’ryn Jones returns home to perform in 'The Piano Lesson' at Portland Playhouse. Sept 24–Nov 2
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