April 14, 2017
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
April 21, 2017
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
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
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
April 22, 2017
Debussy’s most sensuous work powers an evening of oceanic currents, with sea-going works by both Hosakawa and Mendelssohn. Renowned violinist Simone Lamsma returns to perform Britten’s Spanish Civil War-inspired Violin Concerto. Program includes – Mendelssohn: The Hebrides (Fingal’s Cave) Britten: Violin Concerto Hosokawa: Circulating Ocean Debussy: La Mer (The Sea) Jun Märkl, conductor Performance repeats April 23, 2:00 pm and… More
April 24, 2017
Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to bring world class symphony musicians to the public. Come watch a 30-minute “blitz” performance by cello artist Nancy Ives! For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.
April 25, 2017
Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to bring world class symphony musicians to the public. Come watch a 30-minute “blitz” performance by James Shields-clarinet, Ruby Chen- violin, and Trevor Fitzpatrick-cello at Terwilliger Plaza! For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.
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
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. Special Guest: China Forbes Prelude performance by D’Rivera Winds small ensemble from BRAVO Cesar Chavez. Program includes: Beethoven’s Sextet in E-flat Major, Op. 81b… More
Elina began playing the kantele, a relative of the dulcimer and zither, when she was 13. She holds a master’s in music from Finland’s Sibelius Academy and has recorded four albums. “Even in Finland, the kantele is underappreciated,” explains Elina. “It has a sound that is so different and yet so familiar at the same… More