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September 11, 2016

The Infinite Power of Music, through February 5

David Stabler, award-winning former music critic of the Oregonian, offers six monthly music appreciation classes at Classic Pianos. The full set of programs: September 11: 10 Tunes That Shook the World — an iconic piece from each of the past ten centuries. October 16: Warhorses — why the great works rise above others. November 13: Timeless Symphonies — what… More

Start: September 11, 2016 4:00 pm
End: February 5, 2017 5:30 pm
Venue: Classic Pianos
3003 S.E. Milwaukie Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, United States

January 20, 2017

The Ensemble of Oregon: Venetian Vespers, January 20, 21 & 22

The Ensemble of Oregon continues its tradition of collaboration with early instrumental ensemble Musica Maestrale and Tacoma’s early vocal consort Canonici as we present a 17th-century Venetian vespers service. Ten singers, theorbo and viola da gamba perform polychoral psalms by Chiara Margarita Cozzolani in addition to solos and motets by Monteverdi, Grandi, Arrigoni and Castello…. More

Start: January 20, 2017 7:00 pm
End: January 22, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: Multiple, see details

Beaverton Symphony Orchestra: Winter Concert, January 20 & 22

Join Music Director Travis Hatton 30 minutes before each performance for a fun and enlightening conversation about the music we are performing. Program Thomas Svoboda: Festive Overture, Op. 103 (1981-2) Piotr Tchaikovsky:  Capriccio Italien Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in Bb Major, Op. 83 Susan DeWitt Smith, piano Performance repeats Sunday January 22, 3:00 pm.  Reserve tickets.

Start: January 20, 2017 7:30 pm
End: January 22, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: Village Baptist Church
330 SW Murray Blvd., Beaverton, OR, 97005, United States
Cost: $5 to $20

Polaris Dance Theatre: Groovin’ Greenhouse, Through January 28

Polaris Dance Theatre presents Groovin’ Greenhouse, a series of world premiere dance works, in Polaris Dance Theatre’s intimate black box theatre. In addition to guest companies featured at each performance, patrons will be challenged by movement from the Polaris Dance Company, including world premiere work by Artistic Director and Resident Choreographer, Robert Guitron. Featured artists… More

Start: January 20, 2017 7:30 pm
End: January 28, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Polaris Dance Theatre
1826 NW 18th Ave, Portland, 97209
Cost: $18-$22

Theatre Vertigo: Carnivora by Matthew B Zrebski, Through February 18

A woman awakes, screaming inside a burlap sack. She crawls out, bloody and battered to find she’s in a clearing in the Ozarks. She believes the world has ended, but remembers little. And so begins a nightmarish journey of discovery.  Mythical creatures, ghosts and memories haunt her as time leaps from past to future and back to present as… More

Start: January 20, 2017 7:30 pm
End: February 18, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Shoebox Theatre
Phone: 503 482 8655
2110 SE 10th Avenue, Portland, 97214
Cost: $10 to $20

Portland Story Theater: Nansen of the North with Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, Through January 28

Lawrence Howard has been called the “Homer of Portland” and knows how to take listeners on a journey through the rich landscape of story. One of the original founders of Portland Story Theater, Howard has a passion for adventure and has created the Armchair Adventurer series. Nansen of the North is the 7th solo show… More

Start: January 20, 2017 8:00 pm
End: January 28, 2017 8:00 pm
Venue: Fremont Theater
2393 NE Fremont, Portland, 97212

January 21, 2017

Clark County Antique & Collectible Show

250 booths with vendors from all over the U.S. are slated to participate plus a feature exhibit of early artifacts from an archeological dig in downtown Vancouver. Show Hours –Saturday: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm; Sunday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Admission: $6.00 good for both days. Parking: $6.00 at the Event Center.  Reserve Tickets.

Start: January 21, 2017 9:00 am
End: January 22, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: Clark County Events Center
17402 NE Delfel Road, Ridgefield, WA, 98642, United States

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: Orli Shaham, January 21 & 22

A consummate musician recognized for her grace, subtlety and vitality, Orli Shaham has established an impressive international reputation as one of today’s most gifted pianists. Ms. Shaham’s 2014-2015 season is highlighted by the release of a new solo CD, Brahms Inspired, which includes music by Brahms and Chopin, along with new works by Brett Dean,… More

Start: January 21, 2017 3:00 pm
End: January 22, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: Skyview Concert Hall
1300 NW 139th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98685, United States
Cost: $10 to $50

January 22, 2017

Celebration Works: PHAME & Friends Winter Concert

Join PHAME and friends for a spectacular Winter Concert that you won’t hear anywhere else in Portland. Featuring the direction of PHAME’s Matthew Gailey (Director of Education and Performance Programs), the PHAME Choir, Rock Ensemble, and guests including The Bylines, bassist Andre St. James, Randy Hobson (piano), David Chachere (trumpet), and Rob Smith (percussion). Free of… More

Start: January 22, 2017 2:00 pm
End: January 22, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: First Presbyterian Church of Portland
1200 SW Alder Street, Portland, 97205
Cost: Free Will Donation

January 25, 2017

National Geographic Live – Point of No Return

In the fall of 2014, a National Geographic team set out on what they knew would be a harrowing journey to the summit of Burma’s Hkakabo Razi to determine if it is indeed Southeast Asia’s highest point. What they didn’t realize was that the greatest obstacle wouldn’t be their dwindling rations, or the grueling jungle… More

Start: January 25, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
1111 SW Broadway Avenue, Portland, 97205.
Cost: $20.00 - $40.00

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