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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
Thumbnail for - Artists Rep’s ‘Intimate Apparel’ Is a Quiet Triumph
Sep 17, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
With a stellar cast, Artists Rep’s production about showy underwear reveals multiple issues with a deceptively simple tale. Thru Oct 5
Thumbnail for - Playwright Rickerby Hinds on Making Poetry from Police Brutality
Sep 16, 2014
THEATER
Hinds uses hip-hop to turn the story of the killing of a black teen into a poignant theater experience at Milagro, Sept 19–20.
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Aug 13, 2014
EDITOR'S PICKS
MFNW 2.0 takes over the waterfront, Dew Tour shreds down Broadway, and the Adult Soapbox Derby barrels down Mount Tabor.
Thumbnail for - Review: PETE's Three Sisters
Aug 13, 2014
THEATER
The experimental theater company's dynamic new translation of the Chekhov classic is not your high school Drama teacher's staid production. Thru Aug 17
Thumbnail for - Shaking the Tree Finds a New Home in a SE Warehouse
Aug 12, 2014
ARTS NEWS
The SE theater company moves to a new space it hopes to make available to other theater companies.
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