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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 5, 2015

Friends of Chamber Music: The Montrose Trio, October 5 & 6


Accomplished soloists and chamber musicians, pianist Jon Kimura Parker joins forces with violinist Martin Beaver and cellist Clive Greensmith (both formerly of the Tokyo Quartet) in an exciting new piano trio that showcases their impeccable playing and captivating performance style. “Poised... More

Start: October 5, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 6, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201

October 6, 2015

Portland Opera Chorus in Concert

Opera Chorus

Portland Opera Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor Nicholas Fox leads the concert, with pianist Kira Whiting, in a program that opens with excerpts from Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms and closes with J. S. Bach’s motet Sing a New Song to the... More

Start: October 6, 2015 7:00 pm
End: October 6, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: First Congregational United Church of Christ
1126 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: $15, $5 for students

October 8, 2015

The City of Tomorrow: Wax Wings

City of Tomorrow

Forging a new identity for the wind quintet in the same way that Kronos Quartet did for strings, the City of Tomorrow commissions new works, seeks relevancy for older compositions, and re-imagines expectations for wind chamber music. In this semi-staged... More

Start: October 8, 2015 8:00 pm
End: October 8, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: $20, $17 for Old Church members, $15 for students & seniors

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

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