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Review: Kaboom

In the late '80s and early '90s, the subversive "New Queer Cinema," with such filmmakers as Todd Haynes, Gus Van Sant, and Greg Araki, promised a vital gay sensibility in independent film. Since then, Haynes and Van Sant have been absorbed by the mainst
Less a boom than a whimper
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 04, 2011

The Haunting of Molly Hartley

It’s like a bad teen drama with a spook factor.
A flimsy ghostly-possession puff piece
By TOM MEEK  |  November 05, 2008

Portland's got talent

Good Theater’s Ruthless! is not just a sharp, wry and eye-pleasing hoot of a show, but one that’s absolutely dripping in, yes, talent.
Ruthless! showcases Good Theater's strengths
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  September 26, 2007

Music and Lyrics

How accommodating of the characters in Music and Lyrics to point out what, taste-wise, is “good” and “bad.” Watch the trailer for Music and Lyrics (QuickTime)
The "bad" version of the song is better
By PETER KEOUGH  |  February 14, 2007

Lovely, dark, and deep

Everyone’s tale winds up among the trees in Good Theater’s enchanting and absolutely virtuoso production of Into the Woods , Stephen Sondheim’s clever musical elaboration upon our favorite fairy tales, seamlessly directed by Brian Allen at the St. Lawre
Good theater enters the Woods
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  October 25, 2006