FERTILE GROUND IN THE NEWS: Read the Fertile Ground press releases HERE

Broadway World
5/23/22
Fertile Ground Announces Strategic Hiatus For 2023 Festival
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Oregon Arts Watch
5/22/22
Fertile Ground Festival takes a break
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Willamette Week
5/22/22
The Fertile Ground Festival of New Works Is Not Happening in 2023
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2022 PRESS

Portland Monthly
2/7/22
Heart of Stone Mines Uyghur History for Universal Truths
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Oregon Public Broadcasting/Think Out Loud
2/3/22
Russian choreographer’s story told in new play, ‘Heart of Stone’
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ArtsWatch
2/2/22
DramaWatch: Desire and Fertile Ground
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Broadway World
1/28/22
Fertile Ground 2022 Kicks Off with Virtual and Live Performances – 5 Picks for This Year’s Festival
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The Beacon
1/28/22
UP Alumni Stage Pirate Play for Online Theater Festival
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The Southeast Examiner
1/28/22
Fertile Ground Fest Streams On
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Portland State Vanguard
1/27/22
Witness a fusion of theater and dance at Heart of Stone
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Oregon ArtsWatch
1/27/22
DramaWatch: Digging deep into Fertile Ground, and other adventures onstage
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Portland Monthly
1/27/22
5 Things to Check Out at the 2022 Fertile Ground Festival
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Oregon Arts Watch
1/26/22
Fertile Ground: Get your festival on
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Lake Oswego Review
1/26/22
Lakewood productions online for 2022 Fertile Ground Festival
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Willamette Week
1/25/22
Fertile Ground, the Annual Festival of New Productions, Brings Love, Sex and Puppets to a Screen Near You
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Judy Nedry Reviews
1/24/22
FERTILE GROUND: MOSTLY VIRTUAL AND BETTER THAN EVER!
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Portland Tribune
1/24/22
Fertile Ground’s resilient artists
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Oregon Arts Watch
1/20/22
DanceWatch: Moving into Fertile Ground
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Here is Oregon
1/10/22
Leaven Dream Puppets premieres latest film, Alma’s Wish, at the 2022 Fertile Ground Festival
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Oregon Live
1/18/22
How to make the most of Portland’s formidable Fertile Ground Festival in 2022
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Portland Tribune
1/17/22
Bits & Pieces: Rose Festival returns as ‘Rose City Reunion’
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Oregon Artswatch
1/13/22
We now pause for a word from our pandemic.
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Oregon Live
1/12/21
Portland stages offer globetrotting adventures this winter
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Here is Oregon
12/17/21
Fertile Ground Festival of New Works announces 2022 lineup
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Broadway World
1/6/22
Portland Eurythmy Performs At Fertile Ground Festival
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Broadway World
1/4/22
Tim Lafolette, Sings of Love And Community In Inspiring Cabaret at Fertile Ground Festival
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Here is Oregon
12/17/21
Fertile Ground Festival of New Works announces 2022 lineup
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Willamette Week
12/5/21
Fertile Ground Announces Its Hybrid Online and In-Person 2022 Lineup
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American Theatre
11/8/21
Fertile Ground Announces 2022 GROW Awards
Five projects will receive $500 to produce new work in the festival.
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Broadway World
10/31/21
Fertile Ground Announces GROW Award Winners Ahead of New Works Festival
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Willamette Week
9/21/21
The Fertile Ground Festival, One of Portland’s Largest Presentations of New Works, Will Remain Virtual in 2022
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Broadway World
9/10/21
Fertile Ground Festival 2022 Plans Announced
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2021 PRESS

Oregon Arts Watch
2/11/21
Fertile Ground 2021: The Aftermath
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Portland Monthly
2/9/21
5 Things to Stream at the 2021 Fertile Ground Festival
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Writer’s Guild Initiative
2/9/21
Interview with Participant, WGI Workshop Participant Darlene Zimbardi
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Oregon Arts Watch
2/7/21
Belling Shakespeare’s cat
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Oregon Arts Watch
2/6/21
Days of Fezziwig past
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Oregon Arts Watch
2/5/21
Looking for light, packing a punch
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Oregon Arts Watch
2/5/21
A room with a redemptive view
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Oregon Arts Watch
2/4/21
Tough questions, tough answers
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Oregon Arts Watch
2/4/21
A ‘Hot Mess’ of a zombie jamboree
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Oregon Arts Watch
2/4/21
Strike up the virtual festival band
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KBOO
Tara’s Way of Trying
Hosted by: 
Thom Becker
Program: 
Old Mole Variety Hour

Oregon Arts Watch
1/31/21
DanceWatch: Jan-bruary is the resilient month
Fertile Ground leads us into the next month of virtual dance
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Oregon Arts Watch
1/28/21
Interactive cookies and scares
A baking show and an augmented reality game at the online Fertile Ground festival of new works mix viewing with performing
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Oregon Arts Watch
1/30/21
Martha Bakes in Black & White
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The Columbian
1/28/21
Clark County thespians featured in Fertile Ground festival
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KOIN
1/28/21
6 Things: Fertile ground, live music, local shopping, more
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Oregon Live
1/21/21
5 things to do this week: Fertile Ground, ‘Stone Soup’ and Portland jazz composers
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Willamette Week
1/26/21
Fertile Ground May Be Virtual This Year, but It’s Still Vibrant
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Portland Tribune
1/26/21
Fertile Ground: Theater online, on brand and on point
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Oregon Arts Watch
1/25/21
Fertile Ground 2021: Digital seedlings sprout
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Judy Nedry Reviews
1/22/21
FERTILE GROUND (RE-IMAGINED) 2021
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Black PR Wire
1/21/21
“Be Careful What You Ask For” by Lisa Collins debuts during the Fertile Ground Virtual New Work Play Festival
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Broadway World
1/21/21
BWW Previews: 10 Things to See at Fertile Ground 2021
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The Southeast Examiner
1/20/21
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Stage & Studio
1/19/21
Dmae Roberts talks with S. Renee Mitchell
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Broadway World
1/13/21
Lakewood Theatre Company Presents Online Productions of ACTING COUNSEL by C.S. Whitcomb
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EIN Presswire
1/13/21
Queer Quarantine: “Lilies” Film Takes Home Awards at Short Film Festivals
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Broadway World
1/12/21
BWW Interview: Fertile Ground Festival Managing Director Dré Slaman
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Stage & Studio
1/12/21
Damaris Webb on Martha Bakes
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Stage & Studio
1/10/21
Dmae Roberts talks with Damaris Webb
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Oregon Live
1/10/21
Portland winter theater, film guide: Organizers adapt to bring arts into homes
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Jewish Review
1/6/21
Fertile Ground Fest offers Window into Elder World
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America Theatre Magazine
12/2/20
Portland’s 2020 Fertile Ground Fest to Go Online
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American Theatre Magazine
9/30/20
Fertile Ground Announces 2021 Festival Lineup
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Broadway World
9/29/29
Fertile Ground 2021 Projects Announced; 31 Projects Selected by Community Panel
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Broadway World
9/12/20
BWW Interview: Fertile Ground Festival Managing Director Dré Slaman
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America Theatre Magazine
9/2/20
Fertile Ground Announces 2021 Grow Award Winners
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Broadway World
9/1/20
Fertile Ground Announces GROW AWARD Winners For 2021 Festival
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Portland Tribune
9/1/21
Bits & Pieces
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Willamette Week
8/12/20
Fertile Ground Festival Will Move Entirely Online in 2021 Due to the Coronavirus
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Oregon Arts Watch
8/6/20
A Fertile Ground of storytelling for our time
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Broadway World
8/1/20
Fertile Ground Announces 2021 Virtual Festival Plans
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