Dance
This American Life host Ira Glass makes Portland one of the first (and only) stops for his new dance collaboration.

Visual Arts
A hotshot LA curator seeks to bring the Portland Biennial into national focus. 

Music
A renowned vocal ensemble performs the world premiere of a composition lost since 1926—plus spring releases from local bands.

Books & Talks
Private investigator Rene Denfeld’s magical-realist debut novel sets off a bidding war—plus the season’s most promising releases from local authors.

Theater
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival director mashes up The Pirates of Penzance with pop music and Pagliacci.

Spring Arts Calendar
Portland's arts organizations are putting on a season to remember—reserve your seats now.