Portland Ovations

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Portland Ovations + Bates Dance Festival = Doug Varone choreography

In an unfavorable economic climate, what do choreographers need? They must have exceptional talent and skill, of course.
A new work
By JUNE VAIL  |  February 11, 2011

Exploring the range of the body's possibilities with STREB

Midway through last Wednesday night's performance of "Raw" by the dance company STREB, Cassandre Joseph stood frozen atop a metal scaffolding extending nearly the full height of the Merrill Auditorium stage.
Take flight
By NICHOLAS SCHROEDER  |  November 05, 2010

Mandolin Fest

At SPACE Gallery, March 27
Music Seen
By BRIDGET M. BURNS  |  April 02, 2010

Punch Brothers at Portland Ovations

It's mandolin weekend in Portland, and however not-very-exciting that sounds like it could be, the powers that be have molded it into a pretty great...
By webteam  |  March 24, 2010