If Tina Turner were to see the crowds coming around the block both ways at Keller Auditorium to see the musical about her life, whose production she personally approved, she would undoubtedly smile.
In 2015, pig farmer Susan Monica was convicted of killing two men on her farm outside the community of Wimer in Jackson County, Ore.
It’s fitting there would be a musical adaptation of a film whose full title is a near-perfect rhyme: Le Fabuleux Destin d’Amélie Poulain.
Since 2002, the Portland Festival of Cinema, Animation & Technology has highlighted independent film worldwide.
At Ashland’s Oregon Shakespeare Festival, director Nataki Garrett has brought a fresh spin to Romeo & Juliet, which is playing at Angus Bowmer Theatre through Oct. 15.
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival started this decade on hiatus for the first time since World War II due to the pandemic, and 2020 also saw wildfires devastate swaths of Ashland and neighboring towns.
Some film directors have musical signatures, working with the same composers on each project.
Across from the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1000 SW Broadway is now the new home of Northwest Children’s Theater.
Ten years after it debuted in Trenton, N.J., True Story, a postmodern take on the noir genre by Oregon playwright E.M. Lewis (Magellanica), comes to Portland Center Stage’s Ellyn Bye Studio (it’s produced by Artists Repertory Theatre, whose main locat…
“Good evening, opera lovers and mermaids!