Directed by Barry Hunt and featuring company member Lorraine Bahr plus guest artists Ryan Downey, Liviya Burns, Anthony Green, Ken Baug and Joshua Brown.
Judith Thompson has captured the corrosive imagery and exploding rhythms of life in the lower depths, where spiked heels are dangerous weapons and salvation is driving a cab. Thompson so clearly demonstrates an ability to expose the deepest roots of the theatrical experience… its language and humanity make the play a minor masterpiece. —Maclean’s
Additional performances at
Sunnyside Community House
3520 SE Yamhill St, Portland. OR 97214
September 22, 23, 24 and 28, 29, 30 at 7:30 PM.
Carlyn Hudson, co-founder/choreographer/dancer with SubRosa Dance Collective is thrilled to present her first full length show as a solo artist. A bare-boned dance concert, Solos and Not-Solos focuses on bringing it’s audience thoughtful choreography, and infuses modern dance with moments of lightheartedness and humor. Ticket info HERE.
As the third part of a trilogy involving a pair of body-snatched characters, “Episode III” is a short film with a live score and performance featuring an alien duo arriving on their home planet. Traces of interplanetary travel are revealed through their re-inhabited alien bodies, now synthesized on their planet of origin. This film is their love letter beamed back to Earth.
18 micro-performances inspired by photographic prompts from PWNW performances 2000-2017. More info HERE
Set in an austere world characterized by coded language, penetrating focus, and biting humor, When We is a dance/performance duet by Allie Hankins (PDX) and Rachael Dichter (SF). With a steadfast presence, Allie & Rachael skillfully utilize the expansive and charged moments between events to slowly reveal a world where tension is currency, mischief is sustenance, and surreality is a given. More info HERE.
8pm sharp; doors open 7:45pm.
$10 admission at the door; no advance tix or reservations.
SOROR MYSTICA is a ritual-based intermedia theatre work produced by ParaTheatrical ReSearch PDX and directed by Antero Alli with musical direction by Sylvi Alli. Featuring poetic text (“The Walls Do Not Fall”) by Hilda Doolittle (aka H.D.) and based on characters, elemental spirits, and archetypes conceived by the director and workshopped with the cast over 11 weeks.
More information: http://www.paratheatrical.com/sorormystica.html
A hyperactive landscape saturated and contaminated by shards of movement, image, and language gives way to a more spacious and meditative world. Choreography and direction by Linda Austin, set design by Austin and Sarah Marguier; costumes by Sarah Marguier; sound design by Seth Nehil: lighting by Jeff Forbes; collaborating performers claire barrera, jin camou, Nancy Ellis, keyon gaskin, Jen Hackworth, Allie Hankins, Danielle Ross, Noelle Stiles and Takahiro Yamamoto.