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September 6, 2016

ART: Trevor, through October 9

ART Trevor

Artists Repertory Theatre presents the Northwest premiere of this hilarious and heart-wrenching Nick Jones comedy, whose star is Trevor, a 200-pound chimp intent on reviving his showbiz career, which has already included working with Morgan Fairchild. He lives with his human mom as part of a regular family, trying to get by in spite of neighbors who simply… More

Start: September 6, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 2, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

September 9, 2016

CoHo Productions: The Gun Show, through October 1

The Gun Show

CoHo Productions presents E.M. Lewis’ brutally honest and poignantly humorous take on America’s most dangerous pastime. Leaning neither right nor left, it jumps into the middle of the gun control debate, asking “Can we have a conversation about this?” Directed by Shawn Lee and featuring Vin Shamnbry with Ellen Lewis. Gun talks follow each performance, where… More

Start: September 9, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 1, 2016 9:00 pm
Address:
2257 N.W. Raleigh Street, Portland, OR, 97210, United States
Cost: $20-$28

September 11, 2016

The Infinite Power of Music, through February 5

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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
Address:
3003 S.E. Milwaukie Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, United States

September 24, 2016

Oregon Symphony: Bluebeard’s Castle, September 24, 25 & 26

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Featuring Viktoria Vizin, mezzo soprano and Gábor Bretz, bass. Dale Chihuly’s towering glass sculptures provide a stunning visual dimension for Béla Bartók’s dark and mysterious opera. Mozart’s celebratory Symphony No. 31 balances the evening nicely. And what kicks off a 120th Anniversary Season better than a world premiere? Carlos Kalmar, conductor. Performances repeat September 25 & 26, 7:30… More

Start: September 24, 2016 7:30 pm
End: September 26, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $23 to $105

September 28, 2016

The Quiet Revolution: The untold story of the Malheur Refuge, Sage Grouse, and other collaborations

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Daniel Kemmis is an author, long-time public servant, and currently an associate of the Charles F. Kettering Foundation. Former Mayor of Missoula, Montana, he is also the author of 3 books: Community and The Politics of Place; The Good City and the Good Life; and This Sovereign Land. He is currently working on a fourth… More

Start: September 28, 2016 5:00 pm
End: September 28, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Oregon Historical Society Museum
Address:
1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: Free Admission

The Rhythm Future Quartet

Rhythm Future

An acoustic jazz ensemble, the Rhythm Future Quartet, has a straightforward agenda: to keep the spirit of gypsy jazz alive and expanding in today’s musical universe. The virtuosic foursome, named for a Django Reinhardt tune, offers up a newly-minted sound, influenced by the classic Hot Club of France yet wholly contemporary. Reserve tickets online or by… More

Start: September 28, 2016 7:00 pm
End: September 28, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln City Cultural Center
Address:
540 N.E. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR, 97367, United States
Cost: $20 advance, $22 at the door; free for youth ages 18 and under

September 29, 2016

Oregon Symphony: The Music of David Bowie

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His music lives on! A full rock band and vocalist join the orchestra to celebrate the one-of-a-kind genius in a sensational musical odyssey through his unforgettable body of work with Space Odyssey, Changes, Under Pressure, China Girl, and many more. Brent Havens, conductor. Reserve Tickets.  

Start: September 29, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205.
Cost: $35 to $95

September 30, 2016

High Desert Chamber Music Concert Series: FRANK ALMOND, September 30 & October 1

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Opening night of HDCM’s 2016-17 Season, presented by Mission Building, features a return of Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Frank Almond. He performs works from his recently completed follow up recording to A Violin’s Life – the Lipinski Stradivarius. Program includes Brahms’ Violin Sonata No.2 in A major, Op.100; Caprice Op.29 No.3 of Lipiński, Janáček’s Violin… More

Start: September 30, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 1, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Bend Church
Address:
680 NW Bond Street, Bend, OR, 97703, United States
Cost: $10 to $40

Chamber Music Northwest: Emerson String Quartet

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In 2016-17, Chamber Music Northwest will have its first-ever Artists-in-Residence – none other than the nine-time GRAMMY Award winning Emerson String Quartet! Join us for four amazingly diverse concerts – two in the fall and two in the spring – featuring this astounding quartet of Philip Setzer, Eugene Drucker, Lawrence Dutton, and Paul Watkins. Program… More

Start: September 30, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $10 to $50

October 1, 2016

Chamber Music Northwest: Emerson String Quartet

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In 2016-17, Chamber Music Northwest will have its first-ever Artists-in-Residence – none other than the nine-time GRAMMY Award winning Emerson String Quartet! Join us for four amazingly diverse concerts – two in the fall and two in the spring – featuring this astounding quartet of Philip Setzer, Eugene Drucker, Lawrence Dutton, and Paul Watkins. Program… More

Start: October 1, 2016 7:30 am
End: October 1, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Address:
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $30 to $50

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