The Theatre Company Will Present THE MOORS by Jen Silverman at Taborspace The Theatre Company Will Present THE MOORS by Jen Silverman at Taborspace
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2020

The Theatre Company presents its inaugural production, The Moors by Jen Silverman, March 18-April 11. Founded with the intention of transforming found spaces with bold, theatrical endeavors, The Theatre Company has chosen Copeland Commons at Taborspace in the heart of SE Portland's Mt. Tabor neighborhood as their non-traditional performance venue. While Copeland Commons has hosted small scale concerts and other arts events in the past, TTC's production of The Moors marks the first time a professional theatre company has staged a multi-week residency in the space. Co-Artistic Directors Jen Rowe and Brandon Woolley chose the venue specifically for its connection to the community and the story being told. (more...)

BWW Review: Stirring BRIGHT STAR Shines at Arvada Center BWW Review: Stirring BRIGHT STAR Shines at Arvada Center
by Chris Arneson - Sep 12, 2019

If there's one thing you can expect at the heart of a bluegrass musical, it's a great storya?"and that's only one of the many ways the Arvada Center's latest musical shines. (more...)

From The Ground Up Presents TONIGHT NOTHING this July From The Ground Up Presents TONIGHT NOTHING this July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2019

Tonight Nothing is new work created and performed by Merideth Kaye Clark and Katherine Murphy Lewis that follows the paths of two long-term friends, Kaye and Em, who must find their way back to themselves and each other. From garage sales to a magical encounters in an attic this journey asks us to unpack the many 'things' that make up a legacy. What we leave, or don't leave behind? and How on earth do we let go?  (more...)

Surrey Civic Theatres Presents Merideth Kaye Clark's Dazzling Tribute To Joni Mitchell's BLUE Surrey Civic Theatres Presents Merideth Kaye Clark's Dazzling Tribute To Joni Mitchell's BLUE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2019

Surrey Civic Theatres presents Merideth Kaye Clark Performs Joni Mitchell's BLUE Album, on March 27, 2019, at 7:30pm on the Main Stage at Surrey Arts Centre (13750 88 Avenue). Hailed as 'a masterful performer' (BroadwayWorld.com) with 'powerhouse pipes' (Seattle Times), Clark will perform Joni Mitchell's iconic BLUE album from beginning to end while playing the guitar and dulcimer, accompanied by Mont Chris Hubbard on piano and violin. This emotionally resonant performance will give Joni Mitchell fans the opportunity to experience the album anew, while conjuring the magic and memories of their initial encounter with this timeless music about love and loss. Ethereal songstress Raine Hamilton will open the evening with her prism-clear vocals, accompanied by violin, guitar, cello, and double bass to create a resonant chamber folk sound. (more...)

BWW Review: Once Again, A CHRISTMAS MEMORY/WINTER SONG Offers a Moment of Calm (and Cookies) in the Eye of the Holiday Storm, at Portland Center Stage BWW Review: Once Again, A CHRISTMAS MEMORY/WINTER SONG Offers a Moment of Calm (and Cookies) in the Eye of the Holiday Storm, at Portland Center Stage
by Krista Garver - Dec 10, 2018

A CHRISTMAS MEMORY/WINTER SONG is quiet and thoughtful -- a 90-minute break from the hecticity, when you can take a deep breath, relax, and enjoy some beautiful music while contemplating the joy and sorrow that come hand in hand during this season. (more...)

Susannah Mars Stars In American Supper Club On New Year's Eve At Hotel DeLuxe Susannah Mars Stars In American Supper Club On New Year's Eve At Hotel DeLuxe
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2018

Hotel deLuxe, and partner Veuve Clicquot, are bringing a touch of glitz to the classic American Supper Club experience to downtown Portland this New Year's Eve - a first-of-its-kind in Portland. Set in the glamorous backdrop of Gracie's restaurant, Hotel deLuxe presents "Happy Days Are Here Again," a cabaret show celebrating the music of Judy Garland and Barbra Streisand, starring local sensations Susannah Mars and Merideth Kaye Clark, accompanied by David Saffert on the piano. (more...)

A CHRISTMAS MEMORY and WINTER SONG To Open At The Armory A CHRISTMAS MEMORY and WINTER SONG To Open At The Armory
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2018

A Christmas Memory and Winter Song, the two-show pairing BroadwayWorld called "warm, nourishing, and just exactly what you want on a cold winter's night," returns to Portland Center Stage at The Armory. The production brings Truman Capote's beloved holiday story together with a gorgeous collection of winter songs, stories, and memories created by Brandon Woolley and Merideth Kaye Clark. A Christmas Memory paired with Winter Song begins preview performances on Nov. 24, opens on Nov. 30, and runs through Dec. 30 in the Ellyn Bye Studio. Woolley returns to direct, while Clark (Elphaba in the First National Tour of Wicked, Cathy in The Last Five Years at The Armory) and Leif Norby (Astoria: Part One and Two at The Armory) reprise their roles. (more...)

Merideth Kaye Clark, Brandon Woolley Launch Kickstarter for WINTER SONG Concept Album Merideth Kaye Clark, Brandon Woolley Launch Kickstarter for WINTER SONG Concept Album
by Krista Garver - Sep 21, 2018

Did you miss WINTER SONG at Portland Center Stage last holiday season? Not to worry -- Merideth Kaye Clark and Brandon Woolley, the show's creators have recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the concept album. (more...)

Project Broadway Returns to Symphony Space with a Jerry Herman Retrospective, Rebecca Luker, Merideth Kaye Clark, and Noah Racey Project Broadway Returns to Symphony Space with a Jerry Herman Retrospective, Rebecca Luker, Merideth Kaye Clark, and Noah Racey
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2018

Project Broadway returns to Symphony Space (more...)

2018-2019 Season Announced At The Armory! 2018-2019 Season Announced At The Armory!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2018

Portland Center Stage at The Armory's 2018-2019 season will feature 11 productions along with a special 10th anniversary return engagement of Storm Large in Crazy Enough, a show that had its world premiere at The Armory in 2009 and became one of the company's biggest hits. (more...)

BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS MEMORY/WINTER SONG is a Warm, Wonderful Welcome to Winter BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS MEMORY/WINTER SONG is a Warm, Wonderful Welcome to Winter
by Krista Garver - Dec 4, 2017

A CHRISTMAS MEMORY/WINTER SONG is like comfort food -- warm, nourishing, and just exactly what you want on a cold winter's night. (more...)

Photo Flash: Celebrate the Holidays with A CHRISTMAS MEMORY/ WINTER SONG Photo Flash: Celebrate the Holidays with A CHRISTMAS MEMORY/ WINTER SONG
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

This winter, a delightful offering of holiday story and song will run in The Armory's Ellyn Bye Studio. Truman Capote's tender holiday tale, A Christmas Memory, will be paired with Winter Song, an original presentation of music and storytelling created by the brilliant singer Merideth Kaye Clark and The Armory's own Brandon Woolley. Preview performances will begin November 18, opening night is November 24, and performances will run through December 31. (more...)

Photo Flash: Merideth Kaye Clark and Leif Norby Star in A CHRISTMAS MEMORY and WINTER SONG Photo Flash: Merideth Kaye Clark and Leif Norby Star in A CHRISTMAS MEMORY and WINTER SONG
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2017

This winter, a delightful offering of holiday story and song will run in The Armory's Ellyn Bye Studio. Truman Capote's tender holiday tale, A Christmas Memory, will be paired with Winter Song, an original presentation of music and storytelling created by the brilliant singer Merideth Kaye Clark and The Armory's own Brandon Woolley. Preview performances will begin November 18, opening night is November 24, and performances will run through December 31. Get a sneak peek at the actors below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Merideth Kaye Clark and Leif Norby Star in A CHRISTMAS MEMORY and WINTER SONG Photo Flash: Merideth Kaye Clark and Leif Norby Star in A CHRISTMAS MEMORY and WINTER SONG
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2017

This winter, a delightful offering of holiday story and song will run in The Armory's Ellyn Bye Studio. Truman Capote's tender holiday tale, A Christmas Memory, will be paired with Winter Song, an original presentation of music and storytelling created by the brilliant singer Merideth Kaye Clark and The Armory's own Brandon Woolley. Preview performances will begin November 18, opening night is November 24, and performances will run through December 31. Get a sneak peek at the actors below! (more...)

A CHRISTMAS MEMORY & WINTER SONG at The Armory this Holiday Season A CHRISTMAS MEMORY & WINTER SONG at The Armory this Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

This winter, a delightful offering of holiday story and song will run in The Armory's Ellyn Bye Studio. Truman Capote's tender holiday tale, A Christmas Memory, will be paired with Winter Song, an original presentation of music and storytelling created by the brilliant singer Merideth Kaye Clark and The Armory's own Brandon Woolley. Preview performances will begin November 18, opening night is November 24, and performances will run through December 31. (more...)

RASPBERRY CAB'RET"Pop Tunes Through the Ages in Portland this September RASPBERRY CAB'RET"Pop Tunes Through the Ages in Portland this September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

Join the divas of Portland musical theatre as they belt out some of your favorite pop/rock ballads from the 1970's to today. Starring Merideth Kaye Clark, Courtney Freed, Dru Rutledge, Leah Yorkston and hostess/producer Natalie McClure. Mont Chris Hubbard, piano superstar and musical director, accompanies the women with special guest Ross Seligman on guitar. Rarely do musical theatre performers get to sing their favorite pop tunes outside of the shower, so don't miss this special opportunity to hear them rock out for a very special evening! (more...)

FUN HOME Kicks off Portland Center Stage at The Armory's 30th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2017

Portland Center Stage at The Armory kicks off its 30th anniversary season with the "heart-gripping and cathartic" musical Fun Home, which swept the 2015 Tony Awards with five wins. (more...)

RISE UP: Portland Sings for Justice
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

On February 20, Presidents' Day, Portland Sings! presents RISE UP: Portland Sings for Justice. A host of the Rose City's most talented artists will come together at Artists Repertory Theatre for an evening celebrating America's constitutional rights through song and story as a benefit for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Expect to hear some powerful folk ballads, show tunes and original works during this concert for Justice. (more...)

BWW Blog: Meggie Cansler - The Final Weekend
by Guest Blogger: Meggie Cansler - Sep 12, 2016

It's the final weekend of Broadway Under the Stars for 2016! Let's check in with Transcendence Artist Meggie Cansler... (more...)

Portland Sings to Present FIVE PART HORMONEY - THE PREGNANT CABARET
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2016

Join Portland's expectant songbirds in an evening of music and storytelling about the magic of childbearing. (more...)

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