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DANCE

Video: Portland's Jefferson Dancers Tour China

22 teenage dancers from the NoPo program receive a rock star welcome as the first Portland company to tour China. See their journey, and catch them locally at the Newmark May 1–4.

  • By Julie Keefe and Aaron Scott
  • Published 04/20/2013

BEHIND THE SCENES

Smoke Signals Cocktail at Laurelhurst Market

Ever wonder how ice gets smoked? We went behind the scenes to uncover the secret to one of Portland's most iconic cocktails.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 04/17/2013

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Slide Show: Treasures from Portland's Boutique Bookstores

The owners of Portland's finest small bookstores share a few of their favorite items for your holiday hunting.

  • Published 11/16/2012

painting portland in passing

Slide Show and Q&A: Shawn Demarest's "You Are Here"

Local artist Shawn Demarest paints fleeting, sleeting Portland streetscapes in search of a sense of place. An exhibition of her work opens tomorrow.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 10/31/2012

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Slide Show and Q&A: Shawn Demarest's "You Are Here"

In the transient urban landscapes she paints, Portland artist Shawn Demarest seeks to capture those evanescent moments when we stop, if only briefly, to recognize that where we are is beautiful—even in gray, rain, or sleet.

  • Published 10/31/2012

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Slide Show: Portland's Film Family Tree

The work of Portland filmmakers has appeared everywhere from the big screen to Michael Jackson music videos to MOMA. Here's a sample.

  • Published 10/19/2012

forest for the trees

OBT's the Body Beautiful Preview + Slide Show

The Oregon Ballet Theatre creates a night of dance around myth and the human form, involving mammoth original sculptures. Opens this weekend.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 10/09/2012

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Slideshow: Oregon Ballet Theatre's the Body Beautiful

In concert with the museum's stunning exhibit, OBT creates a night of dance around myth and the human form, involving mammoth sculptural trees. Opens this weekend.

  • Published 10/09/2012

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Slide Show Preview: White Bird's Le Grand Continental

This Sunday, over 150 people will fill Pioneer Square with the biggest choreographed dance the city's ever seen. Check out our photo preview.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 09/26/2012

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Slideshow: White Bird's Le Grand Continental

This Sunday, over 150 people will fill Pioneer Square with the biggest choreographed dance the city's ever seen. Check out our photo preview.

  • Published 09/26/2012

swing your razor high, sweeney

PCS's Sweeney Todd Preview + Slide Show

Portland Center Stage tackles Sondheim's macabre masterpiece about a barber on a murderous rampage. We talk with the director and scenic designer.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 09/20/2012

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PCS's Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Portland Center Stage tackles Sondheim's macabre masterpiece about a barber on a vengeful razor rampage

  • Published 09/20/2012

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TBA:12: Ten Tiny Dances Slideshow

The perennial favorite delighted with goats, cyborgs, all new performers, gunshots, group slow dances, and a new record for maximum number of people on stage.

  • Published 09/10/2012

beyond the tutu

Interview+Slideshow: Adam Arnold on Designing for OBT’s Spring Show

The Portland fashion designer gives us a behind the scenes glimpse of the creative process for costuming a dance in OBT’s spring program, Chromatic Qua...

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 04/18/2012

Fantastic Mr. Frame

Video Interview with Visionary Sculptor/Filmmaker John Frame

The California sculptor comes to town on Sunday to talk about creating his fantastical exhibition at the Portland Art Museum.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 03/15/2012

kimo-know

Slideshow + Review: Madame Butterfly

Portland Opera premieres Puccini’s melodramatic, lovelorn gut-wrencher. summary by Anne Adams, review by Aaron Scott

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 02/04/2012

favorite plants

The Sweet, Sweet Scent of Autumn at Lan Su

sweet olive trees in bloom!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 11/03/2011

plant explorations

Oh Terrariums, How I Love You!

fantastical terrarium creations at the Vallarta Botanical Gardens

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 01/14/2011

plant explorations

Travels in Mexico

Puerto Vallarta Botanical Gardens

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 01/12/2011

profile: good businesses

Ferguson’s Fragrant Garden Nursery and Heirloom Garden Roses

An easy half-day jaunt in the St. Paul, OR area

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/13/2010
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