In ‘Let ’im Move You: Intervention,’ jumatatu m. poe and Jermone ‘Donte’ Beacham bring Black queer performance to historically Black neighborhoods.
After leaving Portland, Storm dated Elvis and became a national sex symbol. She passed away on April 20 at the age of 93.
“We cannot escape the fact that we are the Oregon Ballet Theatre and we are located in Portland, Oregon. And our community has gone through quite a lot over ...
The burlesque superstar on how he’s endured Portland’s racism and made his way on the road to fame.
Greer assumed his post in 2017.
The new piece from Portland's Creative Laureate has been brewing since she was an undergraduate.
The Portland Book Festival returns, BodyVox tackles Shakespeare with Death and Delight, and Cherokee Nation member Brenda Mallory opens a new show at Upfor.
Conner Reed, Rebecca Jacobson, and Fiona McCann
Fall Arts 2019: Dance
The fast-rising company has all but abandoned the conventions of mainstream dance, with an in-progress work that explores fat bodies in motion.
The Oregon Ballet Theatre founder's weird, wonderful quasi-adaptation of the Tennessee Williams classic is part of NWDP's Summer Premieres.
Jazz It Up
"It's a hard act to sell on the phone," says Michael Conley of his unusual schtick.
The Portland Tap Dance Fest chugs into year 4, bringing improv battles, decades of history, and legendary tappers along with it.
From tap whiz Savion Glover to the strobe-light magic of Parsons Dance, White Bird closes its season with a bang. And that's not all that's set to hit local stages.
Portland’s do-si-do scene is punk as hell.
Ali Wong hits the Keller, the Portland Film Festival kicks off, Laura Veirs plays Polaris Hall, and Bag & Baggage revamps The Winter's Tale.
Rebecca Jacobson, Wriik Maui, and Fiona McCann
Wellness: Bust a Move
(com)motion brings Portland together with dance parties, karate classes, and body-positive yoga.
Anya Pearson's Made to Dance in Burning Buildings is a vivid choreopoem about rape, PTSD, and perseverance.
FLOOR Center for Dance launched in early November, with ambitious plans for newbies and professional movers alike.
Terrorist drag, groovy chaos, a sitcom baking fiasco, and some joyous J-Setting: It can only be the Time-Based Art Festival.
Rebecca Jacobson and Fiona McCann
Ultra-talented Portland designer Andrea Moore puts on a 45-piece fashion show.
(com)motion's class roster runs from vogue dance to introductory karate.