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kasher if you can

Interview: Moshe Kasher

Stand up comic Kasher tells writer Alyssa Jaffer how to survive some of his life’s craziest scenarios in preview of his new book, Kasher in the Rye, ou...

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 03/27/2012

humor hunting

Portland Comedy-Goer’s Guide

Let Portland’s burgeoning comedy scene put a little mirth into your work-week. Culturephile wrangles together a short list of the best recurring showca...

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 11/21/2011

from the p.m. pages

Q&A: Lewis Black

"Laughter is one of the few things that allow us to hang on to sanity."

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 04/07/2011

personality plus

Henry Rollins at Alberta Rose

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 03/31/2011


Michael Ian Black’s Best Tweets

Whet your appetite for the comic’s weekend shows with these nuggets of hilarity.

  • By Jonathan S Banasky
  • Published 03/03/2011


Tig Notaro Hits Helium

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 02/08/2011


Patton Zingers

Patton Oswalt hits Portland with a joke-and-book one-two punch.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 02/02/2011

Theater Review

The Missing Pieces

Portland Playhouse’s Fertile Ground offering runs only through this weekend.

  • By Alexis Rehrmann
  • Published 01/27/2011

phile under: theater

Fertile Ground Speaks for Itself

Playwrights plug the upcoming festival with a few choice quotes, straight from their scripts.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 01/24/2011

tune in: television

Eat us, Portlandia!

Portlandia must be a glutton for Portland Monthly ’s punishment.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 01/11/2011

tune in: television

Portland, Meet Portlandia.

The new SNL-affiliated show saddles Portland with "The Dream Of The 90s," but hopefully not the nightmare.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 12/19/2010


Review: Why Torture Is Wrong, And The People Who Love Them

A nook into America.

  • By Ryan Donaldson
  • Published 12/14/2010


Comedy At Bagdad Benefits Smile Train

Portland comedians help cleft-palate children save face.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 12/10/2010


Superstar Blogger Moves to Oregon

Allie Brosh, we’re not worthy!

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 11/22/2010

Celebrity Sighting

Dan Aykroyd Redux

Or, what would I do for free vodka?

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 09/28/2010

phile under: TBA

TBA 2010: Flooding With Love For The Kid

Oberzan’s homemade Rambo redo is a little rough around the edges, but it still kills.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 09/15/2010

phile under: TBA 2010

TBA 2010: Gare St. Lazare Players

First Love, directed by Judy Hegarty Lovett

  • By Claudia La Rocco
  • Published 09/11/2010

phile under: theater


Someday Lounge raises the bar for campy summer pub plays.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 08/30/2010

phile under: comedy

Margaret Cho: Musician?

Famous comedian hits the Schnitz tonight,promoting new comedy songs.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 08/26/2010


LiveWire! Summer Spectacular

Reggie Watts, Gregg Abbot, Menomena, et cetera.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 08/20/2010
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