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Monthly Archives: June 2011

Alfred Harris Plots and Plans at Froelick

…a kind of reverse excavation, a layering on of sedimentary layers akin to those one might find on beachside sandstone cliffs or on an untidy desk.

Sisters Are Doing It For Themselves

The launch of the Conceptual Oregon Performance School, which is totally serious. And free.

TRESPASSING: A Quest to Find Stone Alignments/Solstice Cairns

Field trip to locate Michelle Stuart’s earthwork in the Gorge.

Alembic: JAZZ

The most recent night of performance in PWNW’s Alembic series, JAZZ, duos, in between and overlapping curated by Seth Nehil moved from the choreographed (beginning with pre-recorded sound and video) to the furthest reaches of the improvisational. And further.

Risk/Reward Preview

Up on a ferry – in the sun – crossing the Puget Sound, but that’s not where terms like elated and exhilarated come from. Those terms are here presented as cold, hard reporting on language that I myself used in a bar, while drinking champagne, discussing the strongest performances from Seattle’s NW New Works Festival at On the Boards.