Theater Review

The Missing Pieces

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

01/27/2011 By Alexis Rehrmann

phile under: theater

Fertile Ground Speaks for Itself

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

01/24/2011 By Anne Adams

tune in: television

Eat us, Portlandia!

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

01/11/2011 By Anne Adams

tune in: television

Portland, Meet Portlandia.

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

12/19/2010 By Anne Adams


Comedy At Bagdad Benefits Smile Train

Portland comedians help cleft-palate children save face.

12/10/2010 By Anne Adams


Superstar Blogger Moves to Oregon

Allie Brosh, we’re not worthy!

11/22/2010 By Anne Adams

Celebrity Sighting

Dan Aykroyd Redux

Or, what would I do for free vodka?

09/28/2010 By John Chandler

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.

09/15/2010 By Anne Adams

phile under: TBA 2010

TBA 2010: Gare St. Lazare Players

First Love, directed by Judy Hegarty Lovett

09/11/2010 By Claudia La Rocco

phile under: theater


Someday Lounge raises the bar for campy summer pub plays.

08/30/2010 By Anne Adams

phile under: comedy

Margaret Cho: Musician?

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

08/26/2010 By Anne Adams


LiveWire! Summer Spectacular

Reggie Watts, Gregg Abbot, Menomena, et cetera.

08/20/2010 By Anne Adams

phile under: weekend picks

Maria Bamford at Helium Comedy Club

08/13/2010 By Anne Adams

phile under: flash mob

Hootin’ Annies!

Heads up, SantaCon. A red-and-white summer spectacle is hot on your heels.

08/02/2010 By Anne Adams

What to Do

Weekend Picks!

Faeries v Tikis! Air thick! Helium, Pop Now! (Gibberish decoded below.)

07/30/2010 By Anne Adams

midweek picks


This week, culture can’t wait.

06/02/2010 By Anne Adams

Story Time

Mortified PDX

Lovelorn literati unburden themselves

05/05/2010 By Joseph Manuel

At the Clubs

A Comic Invasion

Bridgetown Comedy Fest brings the funny

04/20/2010 By John Chandler

phile under: Fertile Ground

Preview: Tandem

Sneak peak onstage at the Fertile Ground Festival

01/19/2010 By Alexis Rehrmann