WHAT WE DO
paratheatre labs, public events, auditions, history



~ 2016 PARATHEATRE LAB SCHEDULE ~
PORTLAND, OREGON




Spring 2016 ~ ZERO Lab - March 27-May 15
The Zero Lab initiates the fundamental methods and principles
of this Paratheatre medium to those with no previous experience.
At Performance Works NW, 4625 SE 67th Avenue, Portland 97206
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Summer 2016 ~ DREAMING Lab
6 Sunday nights June 12 - July 17
The primary focus of this Dreaming Lab is to prepare and execute
a ritual choreography of movements recalled from our nocturnal dreams.

At Performance Works NW, 4625 SE 67th Avenue, Portland 97206
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The MUSES Lab - 7 Sunday nights, 7/31 - 9/11
At Performance Works NW, 4625 SE 67th Avenue, Portland 97206
Besides the ongoing development of paratheatre skills, this Lab explores
whatever conditions might be conducive to inviting, interacting with, and
serving the Muses -- not my Muses or your Muses but the Muses --
through presence, gesture, movement, dance, and vocal creations.
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F.A.Q. and ORIENTATION
suggested reading for those wishing participation

 

Public Events, Auditions, & Vision Statement




IN PORTLAND OR (click above for details) 

AUDITIONS
After twenty years of paratheatre, film, and music production in
Berkeley California, we've relocated to Portland Oregon to develop
an intermedia experimental theatre
, not of political or social issues
but, of a
visceral embodiment of the Poetic Imagination.

Click this for our vision statement

Actors, dancers, movers, singers, and other interested parties,
contact Antero at: antero@paratheatrical.com and 503-299-4064



PARATHEATRICAL RESEARCH HISTORY
Video Clips, Performances, Lab Participants & Journals



"Orphans of Delirium" performance (2004, S.F.)

How This Paratheatre Medium Developed
from 1970 to present day 

Paratheatre Training Lab Participants
Incomplete list; from 1977 to present day 

Clips from Paratheatre Video Documents
circa 1991, 1999, 2004, 2012

Experimental Theatre & Paratheatre performances 
since 1972; the SF Bay area & beyond 

Past Lab Themes and Ritual Journal Entries
by Antero and others 


related sites -- intermedia performance -- dream research

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