Portland Playhouse: Seeking to Break Down Barriers

By Leela Ginelle, PQ Monthly

When Portland Playhouse Artistic Director Brian Weaver, his wife, and company Education Director Nikki Weaver, and brother Michael, arrived Portland in 2008, the three hit the ground running. Within two weeks of relocating they’d found a …

Triangle Productions readies for 24th season of LGBTQ theater

“Avenue Q,” a sanctioned event of 2013 Pride NW, runs June 13-29.
By Leela Ginelle, PQ Monthly

Triangle Productions, Portland’s longest-operating LGBTQ theater company, finishes its 23rd season with the original musical “Ari-Maria,” about the romance between Aristotle Onasis and Maria Callas …