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September 4, 2015

The VSO Opens “Call for Entries” for 22nd Annual Young Artists Competition


The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is happy to announce the beginning of its 22nd Annual Young Artists Competition with a call for entries. Students vie for $5,250 in scholarship money Students of 18 years of age or under as of  January 4,... More

Start: September 4, 2015

September 30, 2015

Portland Playhouse: How We Got On, through October 25

Portland Playhouse

In this work by Idris Goodwin, three Midwest suburban teenagers dream of their beats and rhymes making them famous during Hip-Hop’s golden age of the late 1980s. Hank, Julian and Luann battle their upbringing, the derision of their peers and their own self-doubt... More

Start: September 30, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 25, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Portland Playhouse
602 N.E. Prescott Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States

October 2, 2015

Portland Opera Presents Opera on Screen: Aida


Opera on Screen returns this fall to the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry with a series of film screenings, including four new San Francisco Opera titles, Verdi’s Aida among them. These performances are projected onto a four-story tall screen, with Dolby Atmos®... More

Start: October 2, 2015 7:00 pm
End: November 15, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: OMSI Empirical Theater
1945 S.E. Water Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States

October 3, 2015

Artists Repertory Theatre: Cuba Libre, Through November 8


The irresistible rhythms of Cuban music drive this riveting, universal story of a man caught between countries, losses and loves, and his search for freedom. Set in America and Cuba, this timely tale reverberates across politics, ambition and romance with... More

Start: October 3, 2015 7:30 pm
End: November 8, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Winningstad Theatre
Phone: 503-248-4335
1111 SW Broadway Avenue, Portland, 97205

October 9, 2015

Old Aurora Colony Museum: “New Beginnings” 43rd Annual Quilt Show, Through October 18


Enjoy the art and artistry of contemporary and antique quilts.  come to the Old Aurora Colony Museum’s 43rd annual quilt show. Enjoy quilting demonstrations, live music and the popular Colony Store filled with quilting fabric, patterns, vintage textiles and more.... More

Start: October 9, 2015 10:00 am
End: October 18, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Old Aurora Colony Museum
Phone: 503-678-5754
15018 2nd Street NE, Aurora, OR, 97002, United States
Cost: $5 to $7.50

October 10, 2015

Oregon Ballet Theatre: Amore Italiano, Through October 17


Oregon Ballet Theatre begins its 26th season with a high-spirited double-bill that revels in a love affair with the culture and especially the music of Italy. Audience favorite James Kudelka (creator of the acclaimed Almost Mozart) returns to Portland to choreograph... More

Start: October 10, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 17, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Keller Auditorium
222 SW Clay Street, Portland, 97201

October 14, 2015

VOICES Lectures: Amy Purdy


After losing both legs at age 19, Purdy went on to compete in the finale of Dancing With the Stars just weeks after taking the bronze medal in snowboarding at the Sochi Paralympics. This is the first of four events... More

Start: October 14, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 14, 2015 9:10 pm
Venue: Tiffany Center
1410 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

October 15, 2015

Milagro: La Muerte Baila, through November 8


This Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration is the world premiere of an original bilingual work created and directed by Rebecca Martinez. When a disenchanted muertito refuses to return to the realm of the living, La Muerte... More

Start: October 15, 2015 7:30 pm
End: November 8, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Milagro Theatre
525 S.E. Stark Street, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $5-$30

Oregon Symphony: Lang Lang


With its explosive opening, Grieg’s only Piano Concerto is a perfect fit for the fiery Lang Lang. Penned at the youthful age of 25, the piece contrasts grandeur and folk-song, powerfully evoking the dramatic fjords of Grieg’s Norse homeland. Paul Ghun... More

Start: October 15, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $35 to $175

The Crossroads Project: Rising Tide – With The Fry Street Quartet


The Crossroads Project is an entirely unique experience partnering the two great endeavors of science and art. Crossroads combines compelling music, spoken word by renowned physicist and educator Dr. Robert Davies, and evocative imagery in an effort to inspire deep and personal... More

Start: October 15, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $26.00 to $36

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