pushed and pulled

Meshi Chavez: …or be dragged

Fertile Ground Festival delivers tense, spooky Butoh with a layered live score.

01/26/2012 By Aaron Scott

sweets in stockings

OBT’s Holiday Revue: Assorted Delights

12/13/2011 By Anne Adams

Web Exclusive

Video: State Of Undress

Watch a behind-the-scenes slide show of our very entertaining photo shoot with award-winning dancer and local burlesque phenomenon Russell Bruner.

10/14/2011 Edited by Stephen Person

notes from the otherworld

TBA 2011: Zoe | Juniper

The Seattle dance company’s A Crack In Everything Exposed made an indelible impression on multidisciplinary artist and Culturephile correspondent Kat S...

09/27/2011 By Anne Adams

third I

TBA 2011: Namasya

Shantala Shivalingappa’s dream-weaving, described.

09/10/2011 By Anne Adams


Farm to Stage

A burgeoning butoh artist finds inspiration in her own backyard.

06/29/2011 By Anne Adams


Barak Marshall

The award-winning Israeli choreographer of MONGER talks about storytelling, overcoming ethnic tensions, and helping audiences "get" dance.

05/14/2011 By Anne Adams

weekend plans

Best Mother’s Day Dates

Entertaining Mom this weekend? Check this handy guide to find the best fit.

05/05/2011 By Anne Adams


Anne Mueller’s Ballet Memories

Oregon Ballet Theatre’s Principal Dancer reminisces about some of her favorite experiences as she prepares to retire this weekend.

04/28/2011 By Anne Adams


Review: tEEth’s Home Made

tEEth’s award-winning piece explores the glories and ravages of a long-term relationship. It returns from an acclaimed touring run for a one-night-only...

04/14/2011 By Anne Adams


Preview: NWDP

Northwest Dance Project set to present two new pieces.

03/17/2011 By Anne Adams


Stravinsky Slideshow

02/28/2011 By Anne Adams


Salon L’Orient

Tiare Tashnik’s shimmying this Sunday.

02/10/2011 By Anne Adams

Halloween Picks

Ghouls Night Out

Halloween happenings: from Deadbolt to dancing with blood

10/26/2010 By Geoff Earl

Fall Arts Extra

NWDP Director Speaks Volumes

Today, Northwest Dance Project unveils NEW NOW WOW! Sarah Slipper discusses the new work, new troupe—and new tropes.

09/30/2010 By Anne Adams

phile under: TBA 2010

TBA 2010: Offsite Dance Project

Two Japanese masters coax the audience beyond the comfort zone.

09/19/2010 By Anne Adams

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TBA 2010: Emily Johnson/Catalyst

The Thank-you Bar

09/17/2010 By Claudia La Rocco

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TBA 2010: John Jasperse Interview

Truth, Revised Histories, Wishful Thinking, and Flat Out Lies

09/16/2010 By Claudia La Rocco

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TBA 2010: Maria Hassabi


09/13/2010 By Claudia La Rocco

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TBA 2010: Ten Tiny Dances

Introspection, iconoclasm, erotic exploration—and, fruition!

09/12/2010 By Anne Adams