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Just Opened: Ardiente Paciencia

A review of Miracle Theatre's production of Antonio Skármeta’s Spanish-language play.

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Miracle Theatre’s production of Antonio Skármeta’s Ardiente Paciencia—Spanish for “burning patience”—is a dizzying and viscerally funny exercise in metaphors and layers. For the young Mario and Beatriz, patience is what they lack: Their burning desire leads to a child, but they’re not solely to blame. Chilean poet Pablo Neruda, played by the regal Enrique E. Andrade, is Mario...   More
 
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 by MITCH LILLIE

Beats Per Week

Portland's Best Dance Music Options, Feb. 13-19

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What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day this Friday with your sweetheart than some forward-thinking dance music? Night Slug boss and avant-beat maestro L-Vis 1990 visits the Rose to play with ...   More
 
Thursday, February 13, 2014 by MITCH LILLIE

Beats Per Week

Portland's Best Dance Music Options, Feb. 6-12

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WW contributing writer Mitch Lillie helps the discerning club-goer put together their weekly calendar by compiling Portland's best dance-music options for the next seven days. Turn up, tune in, drop the bass. — It’s as if San Diego’s Mark E. Quark has built a velour-upholstered space elevator called Moonshake, bo...   More
 
Thursday, February 6, 2014 by MITCH LILLIE

Show Preview: Oneohtrix Point Never, Dawn of Midi


Music Stories
[EXPERIMENTAL ELECTRONICS] After releasing 15 albums since 2007, Daniel Lopatin—the artist better known as Oneohtrix Point Never—has created something completely new with his latest effort, 2013��   More
 
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 MITCH LILLIE

Beats Per Week

Portland's Best Electronic Dance Options, Jan. 30-Feb. 5

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WW contributing writer Mitch Lillie helps the discerning club-goer put together their weekly calendar by compiling Portland's best dance-music options for the next seven days. Turn up, tune in, drop the bass. — You knew it was gonna happen soon. There’d be just as many conflicts as there were on New Year’s Eve but you’d be left without the deep pockets to visit all of t...   More
 
Thursday, January 30, 2014 by MITCH LILLIE

Beats Per Week

Portland's Best Electronic Dance Music Options, 1/23-29

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— A native Alaskan and noted Diplo amigo, Astronomar makes choppy house and club music that was apparently too good for his Seattle home: Last year, the producer uprooted to L.A. Astronomar is as unpredictable as he is genre-defying. He knows how to move butts, and will certainly do so at    More
 
Friday, January 24, 2014 by MITCH LILLIE

Sake-Bomb

Kanpai, bro.


Movie Reviews & Stories
Sebastian (Eugene Kim) is the proprietor of FOBMotherfucker.com, a video blog featuring his thoughtful if angry videos on racial stereotypes and American culture. He’s also the biggest hater h   More
 
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 MITCH LILLIE

Just Opened: Eyes for Consuela

A review of Profile Theatre's season opener.

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Irreparably broken relationships, wanton violence and abstract, philosophical musings: Yes, Profile Theatre’s season opener, Eyes for Consuela, certainly has all of playwright Sam Shepard’s trademarks. Minutes after they meet on a moonlit rural Mexican street, Amado (Andrés Alcalá) is holding his machete at the gringo Henry (Michael M...   More
 
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 by MITCH LILLIE

Beats Per Week

Portland's Best Dance Music Options, Jan. 16-22

Club Chemtrail

After recently celebrating their one-year anniversary with L.A.’s Kingdom, SPF666 and Commune of Club Chemtrail have found themselves at the helm of one of Portland’s hottest club nights. I asked them a few questions by email on their origins, conspiracy theories and cocavino. 
Willamette Week: How did you guys meet?&n...   More
 
Thursday, January 16, 2014 by MITCH LILLIE

Beats Per Week

Portland's Best Dance Music Options, Jan. 2-8

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In this new column, WW music calendar and contributing writer Mitch Lillie helps the discerning club-goer put together their weekly calendar by compiling Portland's best dance-music options for the next seven days. Turn up, tune in, drop the bass.— Though I made my own predictions about    More
 
Thursday, January 2, 2014 by MITCH LILLIE
 

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