his work that had its world premiere as part of
East of Eden,
Rebel Without a Cause
Last Meadow puts the brooding man-child's iconic cinema persona through a paper shredder
In its 90-minute run the piece is occassionally irritating and often truly moving.
East of Eden
Miguel Gutierrez and the Powerful People perform Last Meadow at the Winningstad Theatre, Portland Center for the Performing Arts, 1111 SW Broadway. 6:30 pm Saturday-Sunday, 8:30 pm Monday, Sept. 5-7. $15-$20. Miguel Gutierrez also leads his Death Electric Emo Protest Aerobics, a.k.a. DEEP Aerobics at The Works at Washington High School, 531 SE 14th Ave. 11 pm Wednesday, Sept. 9. $8-$10.
Drawing for Last Meadow by Miguel Gutierrez and photo of Last Meadow by Eric McNatt both courtesy of PICA.