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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
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
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
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
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
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

April 26, 2017

Classical Up Close: Blitz Performance at Henry Higgins Boiled Bagels

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 Greg Ewer-violin, Kenji Bunch-viola​ at Henry Higgins Boiled Bagels! For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.

Start: April 26, 2017 9:00 am
End: April 26, 2017 9:30 am
Venue: Henry Higgins Boiled Bagels
6420 SE Foster Rd, Portland, 97206
Cost: Free

University of Portland: Chamber Ensembles Concert

The University of Portland’s chamber ensembles presents a concert. Groups performing include the chamber winds, a trombone ensemble, a woodwind quartet, and a string duet. For more information, contact UP’s Performing and Fine Arts Department at (503)-943-7228 or

Start: April 26, 2017 12:30 pm
End: April 26, 2017 2:30 pm
Venue: University of Portland, Mago Hunt Recital Hall
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: No tickets required

University of Portland: Girls’ Night Out, a women’s choral concert

The University of Portland presents Girls’ Night Out, featuring the University Singers, with student conducting associates Jasmine Tsai and Lupita Zamora-Resendiz, and the Women’s Chorale, directed by Kathryn Briggs, with student conducting associate Molly Kerns. They also welcome the women’s choirs from West Linn, Tigard, and Heritage High Schools. For more information, contact UP’s Performing… More

Start: April 26, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium, University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: No tickets required.

April 27, 2017

ASTORIA MUSIC FESTIVAL Summer 2017 Preview Party

We invite you to join us for a preview of Astoria Music Festival’s upcoming 15th Anniversary Season — our most exciting, most dynamic, most adventuresome ever! Appetizers and no-host bar. ASTORIA MUSIC FESTIVAL. Keith Clark, Artistic Director. June 11-25, 2017. Full festival calendar is online at

Start: April 27, 2017 5:30 pm
End: April 27, 2017 6:30 pm
Venue: Baked Alaska Annex, on the RiverWalk
1 12th Street , Astoria, OR, 97103, United States
Cost: Free Event

PDX Contemporary Ballet: Free Encore Performance

The occasion is a public forum on the topic of female empowerment and self-defense, sponsored jointly by Mt. Hood Community College (MHCC) Theatre Department and Public Safety Department. MHCC Theatre Department’s Improv Troupe opens the forum with an interactive comedy. After a brief intermission, PDX Contemporary Ballet takes the stage to present Formless. The evening concludes with… More

Start: April 27, 2017 7:00 pm
End: April 27, 2017 8:30 pm
Venue: Mt. Hood Community College Studio Theater
26000 SE Stark Street, Gresham, OR, 97030, United States
Cost: Free to the Public

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