Little Big Nurse

Portland actress Gretchen Corbet prepares for her role as the infamous Nurse Ratched in Portland Center Stage's upcoming production of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.

01/14/2011 By Barry Johnson


Review: Stage Left Lost

Imago’s latest work leaves Culturephile (almost) speechless.

11/10/2010 By Anne Adams

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Review: An Iliad

Joseph Graves plays a sure-footed actor’s actor.

11/05/2010 By Anne Adams

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Lee Blessing's "Chesapeake"

Profile Theater wisely pairs playwright Lee Blessing with actor Todd Van Voris.

11/05/2010 By Anne Adams

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The Hillsboro Story

Artists Repertory Theater

10/15/2010 By Anne Adams

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Pagliacci/Carmina Burana

Portland Opera

09/24/2010 By Anne Adams

Now See This

Ground Breaking

A year and a half in the making, the Fertile Ground festival gives theater buffs the chance to see twenty new plays.

05/19/2009 By Jenny Davis


Speech & Debate

Playwright Stephen Karam’s comedy takes place in the halls of North Salem High School with arch commentary about the way students communicate these days (text messaging, podcasts, MySpace—anything but speaking directly). _Through Nov 23. Get tickets



You Saw Her Here First

Amy Palomino is an up-and-coming Portland actress.



Speech Therapy

Teenage angst and hormonal confessions take center stage at Portland’s latest literary showcase, Mortified.

05/19/2009 By John Chandler

Green Room

La Vida Lorca

How do you present a Spanish play without losing English-speaking audiences? It takes a Miracle.

05/19/2009 By Kassten Alonso


The Hot Seats

Don’t be content just to go to a show—score the best seats in the house.

05/19/2009 By Martha Calhoon


Dead Reckoning

El Día de los Muertos Festival



Log Jam

The first-ever stage adaptation of Ken Kesey’s classic timberland novel hits the boards.

05/19/2009 By Camela Raymond