Japanese author and playwright Yukio Mishima’s work is
filled with seeming contradictions: the confluence of sex and death, the
modern grotesqueries that result from the unremitting pursuit of t
The thing to keep in mind, as you sit
down to see a show at Imago Theatre, is that co-directors Jerry Mouawad
and Carol Triffle are basically fearless. Not content to rest on their
Jerry Mouawad, one of the two talents behind Portland's 30-year-old Imago Theatre, has is accustomed to creating shows that rely more on movement than on speech. But lately, starting with APIS in February and continuing with his new show, The Cuban Missile Tango, running through this Sunday, Mouawad has moved from mime-heavy drama to something more akin to dance theater. The Cuban Missile Tango ...