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 25, 2017
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
April 26, 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 Greg Ewer-violin, Kenji Bunch-viola at Henry Higgins Boiled Bagels! For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.
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
April 27, 2017
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 astoriamusicfestival.org.
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