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February 3, 2016

Portland Playhouse: You For Me For You, through February 28

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Mia Chung’s play follows two sisters who have nothing left but each other as they move from North Korea to China to the United States. Junhee races to the future at the fast pace of American culture, which she nonetheless... More

Start: February 3, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 28, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Portland Playhouse
Address:
602 N.E. Prescott Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States

February 8, 2016

Chinese New Year at Lan Su Chinese Garden, Through February 22

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Celebrate Chinese New Year —the Year of the Monkey—with Lan Su Chinese Garden! Chinese New Year features fifteen days of special performances and activities. Bring the family to participate in the many activities and celebrations, including lion dances, craft activities,... More

Start: February 8, 2016
Venue: Lan Su Chinese Garden
Address:
239 Northwest Everett Street, Portland, 97209

Lan Su Chinese Garden: Chinese New Year – Year of the Monkey

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A celebration for families and individuals, Lan Su Chinese Garden’s annual Chinese New Year celebration roars with lion dances, glows with lanterns and entertains with cultural activities, dances and demonstrations. Chinese New Year kicks off with the traditional good fortune celebration... More

Start: February 8, 2016
Venue: Lan Su Chinese Garden
Address:
239 NW Everett Street, Portland, 97209

February 9, 2016

Artists Repertory Theatre: Mothers & Sons, Through March 6

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In this sensitive and wryly humorous 2014 Tony Award-nominated play, a mother, after a 20-year silence, pays a surprise visit to her deceased son’s former lover seeking a connection she can’t fathom. At his Central Park apartment, with his husband... More

Start: February 9, 2016 7:30 pm
End: March 6, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Phone: 503-241-1278
Address:
1516 SW Alder Street, Portland, 97205

THE AGONY AND THE ECSTASY or WHAT’S IN A SONG? February 9, 23 and March 1

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A class for all kinds of vocal chamber music enthusiasts. No prior knowledge required! Opera for the Hesitant’s Founder Theresa Koon delves into Vocal Chamber Music from around the world, including many gorgeous pieces to be featured by Michelle DeYoung in... More

Start: February 9, 2016 7:30 pm
End: March 1, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Roger O. Doyle studio in the Hampton Opera Center
Address:
211 SE Caruthers, Portland, 97214
Cost: $40

February 11, 2016

Milagro: Contigo Pan y Cebolla, through March 5

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This tragicomedy by Héctor Quintero is set in Havana during the late 1950s, just before the Cuban revolution takes hold. When an optimistic, materialistic matriarch battles to create the appearance of wealth in front of her neighbors, she only succeeds in creating... More

Start: February 11, 2016 7:30 pm
End: March 5, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Milagro Theatre
Address:
525 S.E. Stark Street, Portland, OR, 97214, United States

Portland’5 and Chamber Music Northwest: Turtle Island String Quartet

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Since its inception in 1985, Turtle Island Quartet has been a singular force in the creation of bold, new trends in chamber music for strings. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma has proclaimed TIQ to be “a unified voice that truly breaks new... More

Start: February 11, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Winningstad Theatre
Address:
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $34.50

BodyVox: skinner/kirk Dance Ensemble, Through February 20

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skinner|kirk DANCE ENSEMBLE is a company that creates "Dance of gorgeous pure pattern and ensemble work" (The Oregonian). In February, Eric Skinner and Daniel Kirk offer the world premier of two new works that explore themes of relationships and spirituality.... More

Start: February 11, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 20, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: BodyVox Dance Center
Phone: 503-229-0627
Address:
1201 NW 17th Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $25 to $59

February 12, 2016

Cappella Romana: Passion Week by Maximilian Steinberg, February 12, 13 &14

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Cappella Romana presents Maximilian Steinberg’s Passion Week, a collection of choral hymns for Holy Week in the Russian Orthodox tradition. The last major sacred work to be composed following the imposition of Communism, Passion Week continues the movement in early... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 14, 2016 2:30 pm
Venue: Blessed Sacrament Church
Address:
5050 8th Avenue NE, Seattle, 98105, United States
Cost: $10 to $44

Friends of Chamber Music: Rachel Barton Pine & Mike Block

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American violinist Rachel Barton Pine, who thrills audiences with her dazzling technique, lustrous tone, and infectious joy in music-making, joins with multi-talented cellist Mike Block in a program that will touch upon everything from Bach to Appalachian folk to Metallica. “An... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church
Address:
1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201

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