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June 3, 2016

Mocks Crest Productions: Gilbert & Sullivan’s Ruddigore, Through June 26

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This year’s show is the classic Gilbert and Sullivan “Ghost” operetta.  It follows the trials of Robin Oakapple who is truly the rightful heir to the Baronetcy of Ruddigore, but who fled his home twenty years earlier to avoid inheriting the title and the Curse.  The curse is that the Baron must commit a crime… More

Start: June 3, 2016 7:30 pm
End: June 26, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Mago Hunt Theater
Address:
5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203

June 16, 2016

Portland Piano International: 2016 Summer Festival, June 16 – 19

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Hosted by Artistic Director Arnaldo Cohen, this year’s Summer Festival focuses on the Golden Age of Piano, generally accepted to be the decades between 1870 and 1930. During these years some of the greatest pianists emerged, including Myra Hess, Alfred Cortot, Leopold Godowsky, Ferruccio Busoni, Vladimir Horowitz and others. Golden Age composers became famous both… More

Start: June 16, 2016
Venue: Lewis & Clark College
Address:
0615 SW Palatine Hill Road, Portland, 97219

June 17, 2016

Light Opera of Portland: Gilbert & Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore, through June 26

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Light Opera of Portland, formerly The Dairyville Players, presents this drama of treachery and romance on the high seas, featuring the beloved characters of Josephine, Ralph Rackstraw, Little Buttercup, and Dick Deadeye in a story filled with mirth, silliness, and rollicking music. Performances at 7 p.m. on June 17, 18, 24 and 25, plus 3 p.m. matinees… More

Start: June 17, 2016 7:00 pm
End: June 26, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Multnomah Arts Center
Address:
7688 S.W. Capitol Highway, Portland, OR, 97219, United States

June 21, 2016

Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, through August 21

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Now in its eighth season, the Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, a non-profit theatre company, introduces two new Shakespeare plays to its repertory: Hamlet and The Tempest. OPS Fest is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to Portland and the surrounding area, by reviving the old. Their actors perform using the same performance… More

Start: June 21, 2016 9:00 pm
End: August 21, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Several venues
Address:
See full listing for details, OR, United States
Cost: Free

June 25, 2016

The Amazing Acro-Cats at the Aladdin Theater, June 25 & 26

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The Amazing Acro-cats are a troupe of real rescue cats that delight and astound cat-lovers of all ages. Their one hour show includes daring feats such as tightrope walking, hoop jumping, skateboarding, balancing on balls, and more. The finale is the one and only purrformance by Tuna and The Rock Cats. Reaching out to shelters in… More

Start: June 25, 2016 3:00 pm
End: June 26, 2016 7:00 pm
Venue: Aladdin Theatre
Address:
3017 S.E. Milwaukie Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: $21, $26 with Meet & Greet, $36 reserved seating

June 26, 2016

Old Aurora Colony Museum: 45th Annual Strawberry Social – Berries & Beyond

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Old Aurora Colony Museum family strawberry social fundraiser. Musical  entertainment & additional culinary activities in the town of Aurora and self-guided farm tours.

Start: June 26, 2016
Venue: Old Aurora Colony Museum
Phone: (503) 678-5754
Address:
15018 2nd St NE, Aurora, OR, 97002, United States

D I V in A Mass

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Soprano Jocelyn Clare Thomas, mezzo-soprano Abigail Dock, counter-tenor Tim Galloway, baritone Zachary Lenox and tenor Scot Crandal join organist Fred Beal in this benefit for the Artists in Residence Program that enriches and supports the choir at St. John the Baptist Episcopal Church. The artists will be presenting works by Gibbons, Handel, Mozart, Faure, Bach at the Mass.

Start: June 26, 2016 10:00 am
End: June 26, 2016 10:00 pm
Address:
6300 S.W. Nicol Road, Portland, OR, 97223, United States
Cost: Donations accepted

Astoria Music Festival: Grand Finale Opera in Concert, Verdi’s Il Trovatore

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Soprano Angela Meade’s 2016 season performances in Verdi’s dramaticIl Trovatore were “Standing Room Only” at the Metropolitan Opera. Ms. Meade now reprises her role as Leonora, joined by a sensational cast of Met soloists: tenor Cameron Schutza as the Troubadour Manrico, mezzo-soprano MaryAnn McCormick as the mysterious Gypsy Azucena, and baritone Richard Zeller as the… More

Start: June 26, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Liberty Theater
Address:
1203 Commercial Street, Astoria, OR, 97103, United States
Cost: $30-$85

Siletz Bay Music Festival: Musical Tapas

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Join the musicians of the Siletz Bay Music Festival Orchestra performing their individual favorites. Enjoy tasty tapas with your musical treats! REINHOLD GLIERE | Suite for Violin and Double Bass Denise Dillenbeck, violin; Jack Koncel, double bass MORTON GOULD | Benny’s Gig Ken Peplowski, clarinet; Jack Koncel, double bass FRANZ SCHUBERT | An die Music… More

Start: June 26, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Eden Hall
Address:
6645 Gleneden Beach Loop Road, Lincoln City Beach, OR, 97367, United States
Cost: $40

Bach Cantata Vesper at St. James

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The Bach Choir of St.James is joined by soloists Christine Welch Elder, Hannah Penn, Les Green, and Kevin Walsh, with flutist Syndey Carlson of the Portland State University music faculty also featured. The principal choral work is Bach’s Cantata No. 9 Es ist das Heil uns kommen her.      

Start: June 26, 2016 5:00 pm
End: June 26, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: St. James Lutheran Church
Address:
1315 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free will donation

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