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PubliCalendar: Process, Principles, and Practice Opens Dialogue on Arts Activism

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 05/06/2015


PubliCalendar: An Evening with Laverne Cox

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 05/05/2015

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Amy O'Neal

The choreographer takes a break from dancing to push against breakdancing's masculine norms with 'Opposing Forces.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/21/2014

Season Annoucement

On the Boards Releases Its Ever Diverse 2014–15 Lineup

Prepare for another slate of local and international dance, theater, performance pieces, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/22/2014

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Juniper Shuey

The design half of Zoe | Juniper inverts the process by constructing the visual elements before the dance for 'BeginAgain.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/27/2014


'The Clay Duke' Reacts to Catastrophe

Dayna Hanson and company recount a confusing tragedy through theater, dance, and empathetic fascination.

  • By Jeremy G. Novak
  • Published 12/02/2013

Be Bold

Chaos in Bloom: Saint Genet's New Performance Art

Warning: It's not for the faint of heart.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/13/2013


Nothing and Everything Is Sacred in Saint Genet’s ‘Paradisiacal Rites’

Warning: This performance art is not for the faint of heart.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 04/17/2013


What Fourth Wall? Artists and Audience Interact at On the Boards

KT Niehoff and Lingo Dance wrap up months of "immersions" with the Collision Theory finale.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 04/15/2013

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: Jan 30-Feb 5

Ethan Stowell cooks at the theater, Belgian beers take over Pier 66, and free pancakes for everyone.

  • By Danielle Zorn
  • Published 01/28/2013

Dance Review

Catherine Cabeen Plays with 'Fire' at On the Boards

The dancer-choreographer burns brighter than her company with flawless form and gorgeous lines.

  • By Sheila Farr
  • Published 01/21/2013

Eat, Drink, Be Merry

Dinner With a Side of Performance Art at On the Boards

Why we love OtB's new Studio Suppers.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 01/15/2013

Local Talent

Meet Kyle Loven, A New Kind of Puppet Master

The Seattle artist is Jim Henson Foundation approved, but much more than a puppeteer.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 12/04/2012

Dance News

Mikhail Baryshnikov to Dance with Mark Morris Dance Group at On the Boards

The down side: These shows have been sold out for weeks now.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 10/02/2012

Feed Me

Dinner and a Show: On the Boards' New Studio Suppers

Local chefs Ethan Stowell, Cormac Mahoney, and more prepare family-style suppers before OtB performances.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 09/24/2012


Kidd Pivot Reinvents The Tempest at On the Boards

Canadian choreographer Crystal Pite and her troupe Kidd Pivot reinvent Shakespeare’s The Tempest with faceless dancers and film.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 09/19/2012

Defying Genre

Sound Artist Trimpin Tackles the Holocaust

With the help of the Fire Organ, naturally.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/17/2012

Dance Preview

Met Pick: Portland Dance Troupe Teeth at On the Boards

The 2011 A.W.A.R.D. Show! winners have a new multimedia piece to show off.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 02/28/2012


Arab Winter

Lebanese performance artist Rabih Mroué leads a creative rebellion in his U.S. debut.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 01/17/2012


NW New Works Festival Expands Some Horizons

On the Boards presents a new wave of entertainment.

  • By Annie Rose Favreau
  • Published 06/09/2011
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