Portland Area Musical Theatre Awards Announce 2015-2016 Nominations
by Louisa Brady - May 27, 2016

The Portland Area Musical Theatre Awards have announced this year's nominations! See the full list below. The ceremony will take place June 6 at 7pm at the Portland Center for the Performing Arts in the Winningstad Theatre. (more...)

BWW Reviews: EXILES Is a Muddled Immigration Story at Artists Rep
by Patrick Brassell - Oct 6, 2014

The specificity of the Cuban immigrant experience is discarded in favor of a Survivor-style fight among the passengers to see who will control the boat's destiny. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Carlos Lacamara's EXILES at Artists Rep
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

Artists Rep is pleased to present the NW premiere of Exiles by famed film, theatre and television actor Carlos Lacamara. Artists Rep's Artistic Director Damaso Rodriguez, who is Cuban-American, will direct the first major production of Exiles since its critically acclaimed premiere in Los Angeles. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action! (more...)

LEARN TO BE LATINA Plays Milagro Theatre, Now thru 5/31
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2014

What would you do if you were told that you need to stop being how you are, looking how you look, and loving how you love? That your style of clothes, and the way you walk and talk are not good. Would you agree? You'll also be told what to do, how to dress and even how to love! Would you do that? It sounds unthinkable in our modern western society, where we have been told so often that being yourself is a good thing, right? Think again. Isn't that what we hear every time we turn the TV on or flip the pages of any magazine? 'You have to look like this!' 'You must do that!' We may not notice anything odd about this until we come across the smart, critical and satirical portrait of this reality framed in 'Learn to be Latina' by Enrique Urueta, playing at Milagro Theatre from today, May 1-31, 2014. (more...)

LEARN TO BE LATINA to Play Milagro Theatre, 5/1-31
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2014

What would you do if you were told that you need to stop being how you are, looking how you look, and loving how you love? That your style of clothes, and the way you walk and talk are not good. Would you agree? You'll also be told what to do, how to dress and even how to love! Would you do that? It sounds unthinkable in our modern western society, where we have been told so often that being yourself is a good thing, right? Think again. Isn't that what we hear every time we turn the TV on or flip the pages of any magazine? 'You have to look like this!' 'You must do that!' We may not notice anything odd about this until we come across the smart, critical and satirical portrait of this reality framed in "Learn to be Latina" by Enrique Urueta, playing at Milagro Theatre from May 1-31, 2014. (more...)

Metropolitan Arts Center Presents 'Manzi:The Childhood of Cesar Chavez,' Thru 9/19
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2010

'Manzi:The Childhood of Cesar Chavez' explores the childhood of activist and humanist Cesar Chavez, focusing on his beginnings in a family of farm workers in Arizona, then California. The 7:30 Sept. 10 preview show is pay-what-you-can. Matinee show Sept. 19 only. (more...)

Metropolitan Arts Center Presents 'Manzi:The Childhood of Cesar Chavez,' 9/10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2010

'Manzi:The Childhood of Cesar Chavez' explores the childhood of activist and humanist Cesar Chavez, focusing on his beginnings in a family of farm workers in Arizona, then California. The 7:30 Sept. 10 preview show is pay-what-you-can. Matinee show Sept. 19 only. (more...)

Metropolitan Arts Center Presents 'Manzi:The Childhood of Cesar Chavez,' 9/10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2010

'Manzi:The Childhood of Cesar Chavez' explores the childhood of activist and humanist Cesar Chavez, focusing on his beginnings in a family of farm workers in Arizona, then California. The 7:30 Sept. 10 preview show is pay-what-you-can. Matinee show Sept. 19 only. (more...)