Tag: Pepper Pepper

  • October 8 || Nine Women: An Evening of Improv Comedy

    October 8 || Nine Women: An Evening of Improv Comedy

    Bridge City Improv brings together three trios of the Portland area’s best improv comedians. Featuring Allie Rivenbark + Betse Green + Lisa Brousseau // Mariah Muñoz + Sarah Thompson + Elena Afanasiev// Amy Conway + Lauren Sinner + Kristen Shier. Sat. Oct. 8 at 7:30 pm (doors open at 7:00) Tickets available at https://www.merctickets.com/events/129620214/nine-women-an-evening-of-improv-comedy

  • 2022 Fall Events

    2022 Fall Events

    New performance by Linda Austin; an all-woman improv comedy group; the Alembic Artist Series with Blue McCall, Dee Bustos, Pepper Pepper and Adrianna Audoma; and Marissa Rae Niederhauser and collaborators

  • Oct 15 || Linda Austin: 3 miles of possible (the second mile)

    Oct 15 || Linda Austin: 3 miles of possible (the second mile)

    ALL PERFORMANCES EXCEPT OCTOBER 15 CANCELED DUE TO ILLNESS PWNW Artistic Director Linda Austin presents Mile 2 of her ongoing project “3 miles of possible.” animating and traveling along a series of spatial paths envisioned as giant drawings, spells,and/or runes. These paths are threaded through with a variety of movement scores, choreographies, tasks, interactions with objects, guest artists, texts, songs, and sound compositions.

  • March 26-28 || Austin + Hankins: /ə ˈsiŋgəl piŋk klɑʊd/

    March 26-28 || Austin + Hankins: /ə ˈsiŋgəl piŋk klɑʊd/

    Linda Austin & Allie Hankins/ə ˈsɪŋgəl pɪŋk klɑʊd/Fri-Sun, March 26-287:30 pm Pacific TimeTickets—pay what you will: HERE Sunday’s performance is Closed Captioned.Sunday also features a post-show talk-back with Linda and Allie on Zoom, open to all who attended any performance. Links for the performance on Vimeo and Sunday talk-back provided upon registration. In this virtual […]

  • Jan 31 || Poets’ Benefit for PWNW

    Jan 31 || Poets’ Benefit for PWNW

    Poet’s Benefit for PWNW—The dance moves on and prose limps hopelessly behindSunday January 31 4pm Spare Room and Passages Bookshop present a virtual reading & performance to benefit Performance Works Northwest. Celebrating 20 years of Portland’s most inspiring independent movement and performance venue, Performance Works NW (and 19 years of Spare Room), past and present […]

  • FEB 18 || PWNW Happy Hour || Intisar Abioto & Maura Campbell-Balkits

    FEB 18 || PWNW Happy Hour || Intisar Abioto & Maura Campbell-Balkits

    PLEASE JOIN US ON ZOOM FOR PWNW HAPPY HOURTHURSDAY FEBRUARY 18, 5-6:20 PMWITH WORK BY INTISAR ABIOTO & MAURA CAMPBELL-BALKITS FEATURED COCKTAIL: The Sazerac SLIDING SCALE TICKETS: $0 – $30Scroll to bottom—You must register by 3pm day of show to get the Zoom link! ASL Interpretation by JmeJames Antonick Intisar Abioto (b. Memphis, TN. 1986) is an artist working across […]

  • JAN 21 ║ PWNW Happy Hour ║ Ayako Kataoka ║ Fern Wiley + Leah Wilmoth

    JAN 21 ║ PWNW Happy Hour ║ Ayako Kataoka ║ Fern Wiley + Leah Wilmoth

    PLEASE JOIN US ON ZOOM FOR PWNW HAPPY HOURTHURSDAY JAN. 21, 5-6:20 PMWITH WORK BY AYAKO KATAOKA & FERN WILEY + LEAH WILMOTH Our time together begins with a welcome and a toast, followed by artists presenting work, segueing into lively discussion, and finishing off with a chance to win a T-shirt or other prize! At PWNW we […]

  • Terrifying Grace | A Celebration of Mary Oslund

    Terrifying Grace | A Celebration of Mary Oslund

    If you missed the Dec. 13 Celebration of Mary Oslund (1948-2020) on Zoom, we are pleased to share this recording of a moving and illuminating time spent together. Thanks to White Bird for hosting the Zoom event, to Eric Nordstrom for pulling together all the media, to Joan and Jim for their gracious hosting, and […]

  • 2021 EVENTS: WINTER-SPRING

    2021 EVENTS: WINTER-SPRING

    Join Performance Works NW this Winter to light your hearts, and faces with our virtual events!

  • DEC 21 || Solstice Quartet || Linda Austin + Jeff Forbes

    DEC 21 || Solstice Quartet || Linda Austin + Jeff Forbes

    In a one-time-only live-streamed event straight from their home studio, Linda and Jeff mark the turning of solstice and the 20th year of PWNW in a home-made experiment featuring the movement of camera, dancer, light, and shadow. Music by Matt Marble and Juniana Lanning. Linda Austin & Jeff Forbes founded PWNW as an organization in […]

  • DEC 17 || PWNW Happy Hour || Jaleesa Johnston + Sophia Wright Emigh

    DEC 17 || PWNW Happy Hour || Jaleesa Johnston + Sophia Wright Emigh

    Please join us on Zoom for PWNW Happy HourThursday Dec. 17, 5-6:20 pmwith work shared by Jaleesa Johnston & Sophia Wright Emigh Our time together begins with a welcome and a toast, followed by artists presenting work, segueing into lively discussion, and finishing off with a chance to win a T-shirt or other prize! At PWNW […]

  • Feb. 14 || PWNW RETROSPECTIVE: CABARET BORIS & NATASHA

    Feb. 14 || PWNW RETROSPECTIVE: CABARET BORIS & NATASHA

    The 3rd in a series of watch parties to celebrate PWNW’s 20th anniversary (better late than never!) looking back at the performance salon Cabaret Boris & Natasha! Throughout the years, Cabaret Boris & Natasha has featured performance art, music, dance, film and video, theater, poetry, strange hybrid forms, and performances by the Boris & Natasha […]

  • Nov 19 || PWNW Happy Hour || Allie Hankins + Pepper Pepper

    Nov 19 || PWNW Happy Hour || Allie Hankins + Pepper Pepper

    Please join us on Zoom for PWNW Happy HourThursday Nov. 19, 5-6:20 pmwith work shared by Allie Hankins & Pepper Pepper Our time together begins with a cocktail demo followed by a toast. Then artists Allie & Pepper present their work, we talk about it together, and all finish up with a chance to win a […]