Tag Archives: The Works

BUILDING THE WORKS

This year—our final one occupying Washington High School—we’ve switched things up a bit for our beer garden buildout. Here, on the eve of the Festival, architect Ellen Fortin offers a little behind-the-scenes peek at her plan, and the work it … Continue reading

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heightened perception

New Musics Wednesday, September 14, 10:30 pm THE WORKS at Washington High School Posted by: Nicole Leaper Photos by: Chase Allgood Act 1: Color Film 5 (Madison Brookshire) and Field Organ (Tashi Wada) “The subject of the work is duration, … Continue reading

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TBA GROWTH SPURT

Over the last month since our early lineup announcement, the TBA schedule has grown by leaps and bounds. One day, you’re working on a small program, and the next thing you know, you have a full-fledged art festival on your … Continue reading

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shimmy and shake, and the best pizza in portland

Dj Beyonda at the Works 9/8/09 by Emily Katz After the hilarious and defining performance by Artist in Residence Kalup Linzy, the large crowd quickly escaped the theater to refresh on drinks and eat from the now 3 food cart … Continue reading

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Talking on the Lawn

Labor Day Picnic Posted By: Julie Hammond My too-cafinated heart was still racing when I pulled up to the lawn outside Washington Monroe High School, picnic basket in hand and lawn chair slung over my shoulder. The brief moment of … Continue reading

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