Home / Events / Dance / Compagnie Maguy Marin

Compagnie Maguy Marin

AARON SPENCER
7:30 pm Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 10-12., Thursday October 10 | $26-$67.
Newmark Theatre
1111 SW Broadway
 
Of White Bird’s lineup this fall, this French company is perhaps the most well-known and the most controversial: Portland audiences walked out when it last appeared here in 2002. This show, Salves, should be more palatable, but still challenging. It’s a haunting mix of dance and abstract theater that depicts a world in chaos. In it, tableaus pulse by, one after another. Religious and historic imagery, as well as cameos by works of renowned painters, punctuate the progression. It’s an act of resistance, an effort to save from destruction whatever has been left. White Bird co-founders Walter Jaffe and Paul King keep asking that first audiences don’t spoil the surprise ending. 

Where: Newmark Theatre
Phone: 245-1600
Address: 1111 SW Broadway
Website: http://www.whitebird.org/compagnie-maguy-marin

 
 

Newmark Theatre

1111 SW Broadway
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Dance

Signal Fire: Outpost Residency

Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Sun-bleached cow bones, a piñata and a video of a naked woman crawling around on rocks and doing push-ups—these are just a few of the objects brought back from the Sonoran Desert by artists who pa ...
PDX Window Project 925 NW Flanders St. Portland Web | Map

Craig Allen Lawver: Transformation and Mutation

Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Using a pointillist technique heavy on small dots and dashes of paint, Craig Allen Lawver creates close-up studies of beetles, butterflies and other insects, as well as enlarged views of deadly viruse ...
Powell's City of Books 1005 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Happy Anniversary

Monday, Jul 28, 2014

The North End Players present a staged reading of a play by Gary Corbin—a writer based in Vancouver, Wash.—about a couple that keeps meeting for dinner on the anniversary of their divorce ...

7:30 pm Monday, June 28 | "Pay what you will," $10 suggested
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church 7600 N Hereford St. Web | Map
Also At Newmark Theatre
There's no more events in Newmark Theatre
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close