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Thumbnail for - PCS’s “Bo-Nita” Is a One-Woman Cavalcade of Gumption
Feb 20, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
A black comedy about a precocious girl, a floozy of a mom, and trying to hang together. Thru Mar 16
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Feb 6, 2014
WEEKEND PICKS
A series of Portlander potraits goes viral, the Pixies rock the Schnitz, snow falls on First Thursday, and everyone sings William Stafford "Happy Birthday."
Thumbnail for - Review: ART's "The Monster-Builder"
Feb 5, 2014
Theater
The world premiere's overblown parody provides some unexpectedly adventurous comedy, but fails to satisfyingly address its themes. Thru Mar 2
Thumbnail for - PoMo Picks: February 2014
Feb 3, 2014
ON THE TOWN
Jazz's rising star Cécile McLorin Salvant, the reinvention of comics, the Portland Art Museum's Venice exhibition, and the rest of the month's best bets for things to see or do
Thumbnail for - Top Things To Do This Weekend: Jan 30–Feb 2
Jan 30, 2014
WEEKEND PICKS
Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis release Wildwood's finale, Dweezil Zappa plays dad's old songs, and Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre takes on an even older Norse legend.
Thumbnail for - Hand2Mouth’s “Pep Talk” Will Get You Off the Bench
Jan 30, 2014
THEATER REVIEW
The experimental theater elevates our spirits and our funny bones with its parody of that American hallmark: the motivational speech. Thru Feb 16
Thumbnail for - Fertile Ground Field Guide 2014
Jan 23, 2014
PERFORMANCE FESTIVAL
Portland’s theater and dance stages erupt in a rambunctious cornucopia of new works. Jan 23–Feb 2
Thumbnail for - Race to the Stage
Jan 21, 2014
SPOTLIGHT
Portland theaters and the August Wilson Red Door Project turns the spotlight on race and the legendary African American playwright.
Thumbnail for - Q&A: "The Monster-Builder" Playwright Amy Freed
Jan 20, 2014
THEATER
The Pulitzer-finalist talks about why she's debuting her new play at ART and how the comedy is a protest against bad architecture. Jan 28–Mar 2
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Jan 15, 2014
WEEKEND PICKS
Benedict Cumberbatch plays Frankenstein, Itzhak Perlman rocks the fiddle, FOCM turns 75, and a slew of new plays open at PCS, Profile, Vertigo, and Coho. How can we possibly do it all?!
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