A NEW SPIN
From game-show formats to clueless choreographers, local dance companies are finding new paths to creativity—and new audiences in the process.
The former Oregon Ballet Theatre dancer returns from performing around the world to preview a new work on a transportable set made by Opsis Architecture. Sept 6–7
Portland’s doyenne of experimental dance returns to the work that sparked her career.
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Appropriate for rain or shine, these colorful solar-powered lights from IKEA are sure to perk up any porch or deck—and are a deal at $9.99 apiece.