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$1 porters for dads this Sunday! Jun 16, 2011

It's Father's Day this Sunday, so we're celebrating by offering $1 porters from Deschutes Brewery for all the dads who attend the NW New Works Festival that evening. If you're a dad just mention this at the bar on Sunday, June 19, at either the Studio or the Mainstage to enjoy a $1 porter.

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See "A Better Container" Jun 15, 2011

Adam Sekuler created a short film in conjunction with Shannon Stewart's A Better Container, playing this weekend as part of the NW New Works Festival. Watch the 5 minute film, also titled A Better Container, before heading to the Mainstage Showcase this weekend!

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DIY NW New Works button Jun 15, 2011

OtB audience member Samantha Porter used an image from the City Arts feature on NW New Works to make her very own festival button. Check it out:

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NW New Works alum wins big at Portland's Drammy Awards Jun 15, 2011

One of the highlights of the 2010 NW New Works Festival was Erin Leddy's My Mind Is Like an Open Meadow. After she wrapped the festival here, Erin developed the piece into a full length performance. It was just announced that the piece won 5 Drammy Awards (Portland's theater awards), including best Solo Perfomance, Sound Design, Lighting Design, Original Music and Original Production.

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Musings on Part & Parcel Jun 12, 2011

Part & Parcel's "By Guess & By God" was choreographed & performed by Allie Hankins & Mary Margaret Moore at NWNW 2011. The following are musings that the landscape of Part & Parcel opened in me, the viewer, also a poet.

 

Part & Parcel

 

beak beak beak beacons

beak beak bone 

bone boney

but but but bending

bending be be beatific

but but but we're turning&

we we we have muscles

when when we're fresher

we we wouldn't if if

we were boys but 

we we we're ladders

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A conversation about Northwest New Works by Vanessa DeWolf & A K Mimi Allin Jun 12, 2011

 

Vanessa DeWolf & A K Mimi Allin attended Saturday's main stage show, took notes, met afterwards for coffee, then had an online chat the next day about the show.


VD:  So here's my first question: Is there anything in particular you expect from the Northwest and locally from this festival?

AKA: Expect, hmmmm. I have difficulty with expectations, but I like seeing support from On the Boards for amazing local talent.

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NW New Works Main stage Jun 12, 2011

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NW New Works Studio Showcase (from Mars!) Jun 11, 2011

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Sat, 6/11 Studio Showcase is SOLD OUT Jun 10, 2011

The Saturday 5pm Studio showcase of the NW New Works Festival is SOLD OUT. A waiting list will be started (in person only) when the box office opens at 3pm. We try to take only the number of people on the list we feel we will be able to seat. If we do not get you seated from the waiting list, we will do a refund at show time. We will not be able to tell you whether or not we can get you in until show time and we see how many seats are left unclaimed.

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NWNW Fri, 6/10 Studio SOLD OUT Jun 10, 2011

The Friday showcase of the NW New Works Festival is SOLD OUT. A waiting list will be started at 7pm. We try to take only the number of people on the list we feel we will be able to seat. If we do not get you seated from the waiting list, we will do a refund at show time. We will not be able to tell you whether or not we can get you in until show time and we see how many seats are left unclaimed.

Hope to see you at the show!

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