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April 14, 2017

Theatre Vertigo: “A Maze” by Rob Handel, Through May 13

There are two kinds of mazes – one where you try to get through and out the other side, one where you try to get to the center. A teenage girl recreates her identity after 8 years held captive in a suburban basement; a band remakes itself post-rehab and post-hit-song; a self-taught artist gains a… More

Start: April 14, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 13, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Shoebox Theatre
Address:
2110 SE 10th Avenue, Portland, 97214
Cost: Adults: $20; Students: $10 (with valid ID)

April 21, 2017

Imago Theatre: Medea, Through May 20

Featuring Anne Sorce as Medea, Todd Van Voris as Jason. Imago resurrects its No Exit set for Medea by Ben Power of the National Theatre. In 1998, dir. Jerry Mouawad designed a deck suspended in a void 3-ft off the floor that tips and sways in an abyss. Mouawad’s staging of Sartre’s No Exit on… More

Start: April 21, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 20, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Imago Theatre
Address:
17 SE 8th Avenue, Portland, 97214
Cost: $19 to 39

Polaris Dance Theatre: XPOSED April 21-29

Polaris Dance Theatre’s presents its 7th annual XPOSED celebrating and concluding its 15th year! This XPOSED revisits 3 dance creations from Robert Guitron, M’Liss Quinnly and Gerard Regot (Spain) with new works also by Guitron as well as Barbara Lima (Brazil) and Jess Zoller. This is the 7th annual presentation of XPOSED which was originally… More

Start: April 21, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 29, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Polaris Dance Theatre
Address:
1826 NW 18th Ave, Portland, 97209
Cost: $18-$25

Portland State University: Suor Angelica + Gianni Schicchi, Through April 30

Suor Angelica – To hide a scandal, Angelica’s wealthy family took away her infant son and forced her to enter a convent.  Seven years later, Sister Angelica still dreams of her child. When a visiting aunt reveals that the beloved son has been dead for years, the distraught Angelica makes a fatal decision. Gianni Schicchi – Buoso… More

Start: April 21, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 30, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall, Rm 225, on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $15 - $30

April 25, 2017

ART: The Talented Ones, through May 21

The American Dream teeters on the abyss as immigrants Cindy and Omar face their thwarted dreams and unraveling marriage, while Omar’s buddy Patrick connives to push them over the edge. In this funny but dark comedy, trouble erupts one night when bad choices are followed by verrrrry bad choices. The stakes become lethal as these… More

Start: April 25, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 21, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

April 28, 2017

Gorge Artists Open Studios Tour, April 28, 29 & 30

Gorge Artists Open Studios Eleventh Annual Studio Tour includes 40 Studios Open to Visitors:  April 28, 29, 30, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. The artist roster for 2017 features a variety of work including painting, drawing, jewelry, glass, sculpture, photography, textiles, fiber, and more. Artists’ studios are located throughout the Mid-Columbia from Cascade Locks to The… More

Start: April 28, 2017 10:00 am
End: April 30, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Columbia River Gorge Area
Cost: Free and self-guided

Classical Guitar Concert

Featuring Bruce Charles, guitar Muisic for guitar by Mudurra, Barrios-Mangore, Villa-Lobos and more.

Start: April 28, 2017 6:30 pm
End: April 28, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: The People’s Co-Op, Community Room
Address:
3029 SE 21st Avenue, Portland, 97202
Cost: Free Admission

Classical Up Close: Oak Hills Church, Beaverton

Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to offer free chamber music concerts, bringing world class symphony musicians to the public. Hosted by Christa Wessel of All Classical Portland Program includes: DARIUS MILHAUD, Suite for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano, Op. 157b featuring Sarah Kwak, violin; James Shields,… More

Start: April 28, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 28, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Oak Hills Church
Address:
2800 NW 153rd Ave, Beaverton, OR, 97006, United States
Cost: Free

Oregon Symphonic Band with Allen Vizzutti

Join the Oregon Symphonic Band for its exciting 30th anniversary performance featuring guest soloist, world-renowned trumpeter Allen Vizzutti. Come see the performance at the Sherwood Center for the Arts on Friday, April 28th at 7:30 pm.  Purchase tickets by clicking here. Performance repeats Sunday, April 30th at the Newmark Theatre at 3pm. Program includes: Dvorak’s Finale from the… More

Start: April 28, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 28, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Sherwood Center for the Arts
Address:
22689 SW Pine Street, Sherwood, OR, 97140, United States
Cost: $10-$20

Northwest Art Song & Musica Maestrale: Origins of Song

Arwen Myers (soprano), Daniel Pickens-Jones (baritone), and Hideki Yamaya (lute) of Musica Maestale are the featured performers in this event, with showcases the music of Strozzi, Peri, Johnson, Dowland, and more! Tickets are available at Brown Paper Tickets.

Start: April 28, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 28, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral - Kempton Hall
Address:
147 NW 19th Ave, Portland, 97209
Cost: $5-$20

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