Linda Austin’s ‘Ordinary Devotions’ is a peculiar playground

Linda Austin looks for the extraordinary in "Ordinary Devotions." Photo by Jeff Forbes.

Ordinary Devotions, a new contemporary dance work by veteran Portland choreographer and performer Linda Austin, is meant to do two things: find glamour in everyday objects and honor the ordinary—and extraordinary—qualities of the aging body. Now 65 years old, Austin has had time to consider both topics. She has been a working artist for more […]