Weekend picks

Workest thou for the weekend?

Here it comes.

So here come the picks.

Portland Center Stage – VENUS IN FUR by David Ives
Post5 Theatre – MACBETH by Bill Shakes
The Funhouse Lounge – WEEKEND AT BERNIE’S
Portland Center Stage – THE WHIPPING MAN by Matthew Lopez
Portland State University – THE SERVANT OF TWO MASTERS by Carlo Goldoni

By the way, if you have not seen a mainstage show at PSU, don’t miss out. People often forget this is one of the largest and best located theatres in town, and productions are often very good indeed.

Last October’s OTHELLO, directed by Devon Allen, was a major season highlight.

This time Jessica Wallenfels takes on the scintillatingly silly THE SERVANT OF TWO MASTERS, which was fodder for the recent international hit adaptation ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS from the National Theatre.

And right about now in the winter cycle, we could use some warmth…