March 7, 2017
The fairytale concoction of teen angst and devastating loss makes for a grisly good time in this crackling new “thrilledy” — a stew of dark comedy, family drama and fantastical carnage. It’s 1978, and young Chris is reeling from her mom’s illness and recent death. Throw in dad’s new girlfriend, who is also mom’s ex-nurse,… More
March 16, 2017
Milagro presents Lydia, the 2008 Henry Award winner for Outstanding New Play, written by Octavio Solis & directed by Kinan Valdez . The play tells the story of a young girl, Ceci, disabled by a tragic accident, and her caretaker, Lydia, who is the only one with whom Ceci can communicate. An emotionally-charged play of family,… More
March 23, 2017
skinner|kirk DANCE ENSEMBLE, bridging the worlds of classical and contemporary dance, is a company who’s work has been described as, “introspective and restless, pushing at the borders of the format, exploring the territory, pacing around the edges, teetering over the abyss.” Eric Skinner and Daniel Kirk offer a night of new work, playing on their… More
This collection of interviews and stories with people from all walks of life illuminates the power and responsibility each of us have to step outside of self in order to find home. For only when we stop moving are we able to see what we care most deeply about. Performances March 23-25, 7:30 pm; March… More
March 25, 2017
Featuring Special Guest Artist – Alexander Schimpf, Piano Newport Symphony Orchestra with Adam Flatt, Conductor perform: Mendelssohn – Overture to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Schumann – Introduction and Allegro appassionato for piano and orchestra Liszt – Totentanz for piano and orchestra Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique Concert repeats March 26, 2:00 pm. Reserve Tickets.
March 26, 2017
This concert marks the official dedication of Lake Grove Presbyterian Church’s new organ console! Jeff Wood, Wendy Bamonte, and Mary Ann Foy will perform a collection of joyful works by living composers, including Emma Lou Diemer, Hans-André Stamm, and Denis Bédard. Performances by Jeff Wood, organist; Wendy Bamonte, flute; and Mary Ann Foy, soprano. The… More
The Oregon Renaissance Band, formed in 1991, specializes in the performance of 16th and early 17th century repertoire on authentic replicas of historical instruments. They have appeared on NPR’s Performance Today, and performed in numerous concert series in the U.S. and at the Regensburg Early Music Festival in Germany. Recordings include Now make we joye… More
Presented by David Stabler’s organization The Infinite Power of Music, this class features “Music of Grieving.” What music do we turn to in our time of greatest need? Sorrowful music can be some of the most beautiful in the world: the piercing beauty of “In Paradisum” by Gabriel Faure, the noble “Nimrod” from Edward Elgar’s “Enigma Variations,” Gustav… More
International Tango competition grand prize winner and three-time Grammy nominee Quartet San Francisco has gained international acclaim as a group with no boundaries as it delves into tango, world music of all kinds, and jazz, bringing a refreshingly new repertoire to the chamber music tradition. For this concert they are joined by Grammy-nominated steel string acoustic… More
March 29, 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 45-minute concert for children of all ages! Performances at 1 pm and 2:30 pm. For more information on Classical Up Close events, visit their webpage.