fully capable of transforming Portland's Newmark Theatre into a sacred space for 80-minutes on a Thursday night.
Meeting with Bodhisatta,
It also serves as a showcase for some truly phenomenal drumming
and martial arts dance
It is an exquisite, overwhelming spectacle, one that forces you to move your body in time as the drums' reverberations echo in your chest.
GO: U-Theatre performs at the Newmark Theatre at Portland Center for the Performing Arts, 1111 SW Broadway., 248-4335. 7:30 pm Friday-Saturday April 9-10. $20-$55. Tickets at ticketmaster.com or whitebird.org.
Photos of U-Theatre performing at the Newmark Theater on Thursday, April 8 courtesy of White Bird.