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June 7, 2014

Oregon Historical Society: Clink! A Taste of Oregon Wine, Through September 20

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Oregon boasts an environment ripe for creating wines of distinction. Clink! tells the stories of some of the individuals and institutions who propelled Oregon wine onto the national and international stage. Visitors to the exhibit can learn about the flourishing... More

Start: June 7, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 20, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: Oregon History Museum
Phone: 503-222-1741
Address:
1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97205

June 14, 2014

Portland Art Museum: Tuileries Garden Exhibit, Through September 21

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Paris comes to the Park Blocks this summer at the Portland Art Museum with this international exhibition celebrating the Tuileries Garden. This stunning exhibition explores the art, design, and evolution of Paris’ most famous garden. Discover the art and history... More

Start: June 14, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 21, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Portland Art Museum
Address:
1219 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: $17 to $20

June 21, 2014

Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, June 21 Through August 24

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The Original Practice Shakespeare Festival introduces two new Shakespeare plays to its repertory: Henry IV, Part 1 and The Taming of the Shrew. June 21st marks their fourth Annual Midsummer Midsommer performance of A Midsommer Nights Dreame on a Midsummer night,... More

Start: June 21, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 24, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Various Locations in the Area
Cost: Free Admission

July 13, 2014

From the Water to the Shore — through August 31

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Maritime paintings by Bill Stevens and Buck Braden are featured in this exhibit, which runs through August 31 and is available for viewing during normal Cathedral hours and by appointment. Artist forum is at 9 a.m. on July 13, with... More

Start: July 13, 2014 9:00 am
End: August 31, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
Address:
147 N.W. 19th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97209, United States

August 2, 2014

Hallie Ford Museum of Art: John James Audubon – The Birds of America, Through October, 26

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John James Audubon was a French-American painter, ornithologist, and naturalist. His major work, The Birds of America, is considered one of the finest ornithological books ever published; in it, he identified 25 new species of birds. Organized by Director John... More

Start: August 2, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Address:
700 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $3 to $6

August 6, 2014

William Byrd Festival, August 6-24

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English organist and conductor Mark Williams returns to Portland to direct the award-winning choir Cantores in Ecclesia in a nineteen-day festival featuring choral masterpieces by the great Renaissance composer William Byrd (1540-1623) and his teacher Thomas Tallis (1505-1585). The opening... More

Start: August 6, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 24, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: St. Stephen's Church, Trinity Episcopal Cathedral & Holy Rosary Church
Address:
Portland, OR, United States

August 22, 2014

Bach Cantata Choir: Madrigal Sing-along!

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Come sing English and Italian madrigals (examples: The Silver Swan; Now is the Month of Maying; Come Again, Sweet Love). Ralph Nelson plays and conducts. We’ll learn a few songs before we break for dessert; then we’ll come back and... More

Start: August 22, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 23, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Private Homes: August 22, Hollywood District; August 23, Beaverton
Cost: $25

Pendulum Aerial Arts: High Art/Full Circle, August 22, 23 & 24

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Featuring live music by New York-based vocalist Sasha Lazard and Dave Eggar & Chuck Palmer of Deoro. A painter in her studio envisions her subjects coming to life, but when one character runs out of control, she must work for a... More

Start: August 22, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 24, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Address:
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $38.50 - $65.25

The Dairyville Players: Trial by Jury and Cox and Box

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The Dairyville Players perform under the direction of Dennis Britten and musical direction of Bernd R. Kuehn, conductor of the Oregon Chorale. Trial by Jury by Gilbert and Sullivan, their first successful musical, an uproarious spoof on the judicial system where... More

Start: August 22, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 24, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: The Alpenrose Opera House
Address:
6149 SW Shattuck Road, Portland, 97221
Cost: Suggested donation from $8

Summer Soirée at the Gordon House

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Salem Chamber Orchestra sponsors a recital by soprano Jen Lee, with pianist Aurelien Euler. Enjoy the idyllic setting of the Gordon House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and nestled on the Oregon Garden Property in Silverton You can expect beautiful acoustics from the living... More

Start: August 22, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Gordon House
Address:
869 W Main Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, United States
Cost: $25, with special rates available. See full listing.

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