NEWS & NOTES

Singing composer Ernest Bloch’s praises in Newport

NEWPORT — He’s one of Newport’s most famous former residents, but unless…

 

THEATER

‘Blue Mountain’: a solicited audient’s response to ‘Philip’s Glass Menagerie’

by MATTHEW ANDREWS One dark and stormy night in January, I braved…

 
 

CULTURE

FilmWatch Weekly: Gus Van Sant talks about his biopic of Portland cartoonist John Callahan

One well-known Portlander tells the story of another in “Don’t Worry, He…

 

MUSIC

Bright Sheng interview: cross-cultural emissary

by ALICE HARDESTY Bright Sheng is a pianist, conductor, and composer of music…

 
 

DANCE

Interview: Tahni Holt talks about ‘Rubble Bodies’

“Rubble Bodies brings up the possibilities for me of something after a…

 

VISUAL ART

Newberg professional theater goes beyond “The Hamlet Show”

There are surely stretches over the year when not much is going…