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Thumbnail for - Review: On The Eve of Friday Morning
Mar 15, 2011
Bust out the basmati and pop open a pomegranate; Sunday is Nowruz, Persian New Year. Probably not coincidentally, it’s also closing night for Oregon Children’s Theater’s latest play, set in Iran....
Thumbnail for - Review: The Scene
Mar 10, 2011
theater
“Surreal” is the first and last word in The Scene. At the beginning, the word is giggled by a seemingly clueless coquette, and at the end, it’s spat by a broken man. In the meantime, Theresa...
Thumbnail for - Turandot: A Multi-Faceted Gem
Feb 7, 2011
  Culturephile caught the Superbowl Sunday performance of Turandot, and simply couldn’t wait to show you photos. Please peruse the slide show to the left for a taste of the jewel-toned...
Thumbnail for - Review: Thief River
Feb 3, 2011
Gil and Ray are the main characters. They’re in love. They’re gay. All right so far? Okay. Now, the story spans about 50 years, from when they’re 18 to when they’re 70-something. So, the couple...
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...
Thumbnail for - Fertile Ground Speaks for Itself
Jan 24, 2011
phile under: theater
Here at the Culturephile blog, there’s always more art than we can cover. And something like the Fertile Ground Festival, a ten-day cornucopia of 70 performance works, could metaphorically plow...
Thumbnail for - Review: Dying City
Dec 1, 2010
theater
The TV plays Law & Order, the coffeemaker slurps and burbles, the iPod hums a pop song, and a bag of popcorn sputters in the microwave. Newly-widowed military wife Kelly (Cristi Miles) has...
Thumbnail for - Review: Alice & Wonderland
Nov 1, 2010
phile under: theater
"Is it over yet?" piped a child’s voice as Alice finished exuberantly belting that she was "Bored! Bored! Bored!" But it was far from over; in fact, Alice had yet to even fall down the rabbit...
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