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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...
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Apr 15, 2010
phile under: theater
Summer theater is traditionally filled with sticky folding chairs at various fringe festivals, or a single burst of high-brow energy spent trundling to Ashland to see opensy-airsy...
Thumbnail for - Grab the Chance to See August Wilson’s Final Play
Apr 7, 2010
phile under: Theater
Dispatch from The Stage contributed by Alexis Rehrmann (who, really, really, loves The Stage, and also knows her stuff) By the time the lights come up at intermission, you’ll be pretty much...
Thumbnail for - One Day Only Deal on Tickets at Portland Center Stage
Apr 1, 2010
phile under: theater
Hey, how about this little surprise to brighten your day? A one day only ticket deal at Portland Center Stage! Nice. Here are the details: Until midnight tonight, purchase $25.00 tickets (plus...
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Mar 12, 2010
phile under: theater
Ooooh, I have such a fondness for stage schtickery. I mean many-hat-wearing, stage-gun-toting, I’m-driving-this-car-made-of-folding-chairs,...
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Mar 4, 2010
@$&#$% Rats!
I hate how these things creep up on me. Sometimes I am distracted from the theater by drama of mine own (Parental Visit! Boyfriend’s Job Search! Massive Attack of the Blues! Netflicks delivers...
Thumbnail for - The New Season at Portland Center Stage
Mar 2, 2010
Dust off your turbans and any rhinestone gee-gaws left from your own Hollywood heyday, and get to the Armory theater. On September 14, Norma Desmond will lead the sweep down the stairs as Sunset...
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Feb 18, 2010
phile under: music
The Devil is played by a boombox. A Medieval morality play gets a 21st century treatment by Stephen Marc Beaudoin, Ben Landsverk, Kaj-anne Pepper, the FourScore classical manband and friends. If...
Thumbnail for - Willow Jade: Extended!
Feb 2, 2010
phile under: theater
Willow Jade, written by local playwright Hunt Holman, received a staged reading at Portland Center Stage’s JAW Festival in 2008. And now its back, enjoying a full-blooded, fully staged premiere...
Thumbnail for - Preview: Truth & Beauty
Jan 22, 2010
Well, well, well— it turns out that I’m dumping all y’all to move to Nashville and become Ann Patchett’s new best friend. It’s not that much of a surprise, really, that the author of The...
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