Portland Center Stage Rent Portland Oregon

May 2021

Art for and from unprecedented times

Luiza Lukova explores RACC’s new program “Capturing the Moment – Stories from a Pandemic” and highlights artist projects from the debut selections.

A more hopeful apocalypse

Lindsay Costello explores Ryan Pierce’s latest show “Awake Under Vines” on view at Elizabeth Leach Gallery.

Stage moms storm the gates

ArtsWatch Weekly: Storm Large and 3 Leg Torso make a movie, Chamber Music NW goes live, the Joy of words.

Festivals of the future

With vaccines on the rise, the Oregon Symphony plans a fall return to the Schnitz – and has more news.

Remembering Jacques d’Amboise

The great American ballet star, who has died at age 86, was also a great teacher and a great human being.

Now Hear This: May edition

Robert Ham’s monthly cruise through Bandcamp’s catalog unearths some good new local sounds.

Sing a song of Oregon

An effort to remove offensive language from the state song could end up with dual anthems to Oregon.

Desdemona Chiang – A Great Leap

The director of Lauren Yee’s “The Great Leap” talks via podcast about racial equity, sound design & virtual theater.