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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 11, 2015

NWCTC: Waiting for Godot, through October 11


Northwest Classical Theatre Collaborative presents Samuel Beckett’s absurdist icon, often described as “a play in which nothing happens, twice.” This production features Don Alder, Grant Byington, Todd Hermanson, Steve Vanderzee, and Eric Lyness as, respectively, Estragon, Vladimir, Pozzo, Lucky, and the... More

Start: September 11, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 11, 2015 4:15 pm
Venue: Shoebox Theater
2110 S.E. 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $25, $22 for students & seniors

September 25, 2015

Magenta Theater: Sherlock Holmes, The Final Adventure; through October 10

Magenta Holmes

Dr. Watson, Holmes’s trusty colleague and loyal friend, tells the story of the famous detective’s last exploit, battling his arch-nemesis Moriarty, who has blackmailed the King of Bohemia. Originally set in 1891, the play in this production places the story in... More

Start: September 25, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 10, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: Magenta Theater
606 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: $15-$18

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

Icicle Creek Center for the Arts: Trio Tara


Laura DeLuca, clarinet, joined the Seattle Symphony in 1986, and is a co-founding member of Seattle Chamber Players since 1989.  Currently Third Chair with the Seattle Symphony, Mara Gearman has also worked as Principal Viola for the Kansas City Symphony... More

Start: October 9, 2015 7:00 pm
End: October 9, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Icicle Creek Center for the Arts
7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826, United States
Cost: $12 to $24

Calling & Community: A Choral Summit, October 9 & 10


Warner Pacific College is hosting a two-day Calling & Community: A Choral Summit bringing together 12 local high school choirs under the direction of two very notable choral directors from the internationally recognized St. Olaf Choir: Dr. Anton Armstrong, St. Olaf... More

Start: October 9, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 10, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: McGuire Auditorium on the campus of Warner Pacific College
2219 SE 68th Avenue, Portland, 97215
Cost: $10 in advance / $15 at the door

Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland: Encore, Music of Ola Gjeilo


Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland is joined by trumpeter Thomas Barber, the Pacific Youth Chamber Choir, and composer Ola Gjeilo at the piano. This is an all new program of Gjeilo’s works.

Start: October 9, 2015 8:00 pm
End: October 9, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium, Reed College
3203 S.E. Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: Advance prices: $17, $14 for seniors, $5 for students; At the door: $20, $17 for seniors, $5 for students

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