Intermission Impossible | cabaret in pictures Feb 4, 2009

Sometimes words just don't do an event justice. The following folks will all be part of the cabaret happening before the karaoke madness begins:

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Capricorn rising Dec 11, 2008

For the occassion of our 30th anniversay, we called astrologer Gail Fairfield to give us an updated reading on the next few years at OtB. Gail has been the OtB astrologer since the early days, providing insight into the planetary influences at work over the years. Last month, we Skyped with her to find out what's in store for us. Listen to Gail talk about the future of OtB [mp3]

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Gisele Vienne | Dennis Cooper | <i>JERK</i> Nov 7, 2008

Welcome to our review blog for JERK. Read our patron reviews, click on the Comments button to read the comments of others and post your own thoughts.

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VP Debate Viewing before Holcombe Waller Oct 1, 2008

Get your VP debate AND art fix this Thursday night at On the Boards. Join us in the Studio Theater while we drink cheap beers as Biden and Palin go head-to-head. Afterwards come upstairs for the opening night performance of Holcombe Waller’s Into the Dark Unknown: The Hope Chest. Party | VP Debate Viewing | 6pm | Studio Theater Performance | Holcombe Waller | 8pm | Mainstage Theater

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Allen Johnson's triumphant return to OtB Feb 15, 2007

We are super-excited to announce that Allen Johnson will be back at OtB with a special one-night-only reprise of Another You on March 16th. Since premiering at OtB and PICA in the fall of 2005, the show has travelled to Iowa, Leipzig, Berlin, Frankfurt, New York City and just finished an amazing run in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Allen Johnson: "Another You" gets Another Review Jan 31, 2007

Allen's show was mentioned in an Under The Radar review in Variety! posted by Sara

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Allen Johnson: <i>Another You</i> Gets Reviewed Jan 24, 2007

Allen Johnson's New York debut of Another You garnered an amazing review on the website! Awesome. "... Allen Johnson's Another You is the single most powerful thing I've seen on stage in years. The big picture of the show is that of a man exploring his less-than-traditional relationship with sex, partly as the result of an abusive childhood.

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On the Road with Allen Johnson Jan 11, 2007

Allen Johnson’s solo performance Another You is back on the road again. Premiering in last year's Northwest Artist Series here at OtB and the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art’s (PICA) Time Based Art Festival to much acclaim, Johnson’s show has gone global. Just returning from a three city tour in Germany in early December, Johnson, and crew (sound designer Justin Gerardy, lighting designer Michael White, & director Sean Ryan) met up for a few rehearsals in early January to gear up for Johnson’s upcoming performance at The Public Theater’s UNDER THE RADAR.

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Jandek Oct 28, 2006

Welcome to our blog reviews for Jandek! Leave a comment and give us your thoughts on the show or rate the existing reviews by clicking on the stars to register your opinion.

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Jandek review <font size=2> by Kate Silver</font> Oct 28, 2006

Not long ago I worked in a record store in Minneapolis with a Jandek section to rival the Dave Matthews Band display at your local Best Buy. It took several re-orders (they were surprisingly popular) before curiosity drove me to choose from the cheapie discs with stark photographs of that guy, like Boo Radley-meets-Danny Partridge, and play Staring at the Cellophane (1982) on the store’s stereo.

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