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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

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

September 5, 2014

Portland Opera: Opera on Screen, Through October 19

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Portland Opera and the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) collaborate to present “Opera on Screen,” a series of high-definition film screenings featuring recent productions from the San Francisco Opera. The series opens on Friday, September 5 with Puccini’s... More

Start: September 5, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 19, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: OMSI’s Empirical Theater
Phone: 503-797-4640
Address:
1945 SE Water Ave, Portland, 97214
Cost: $8 to $14

NWCTC: Wait Until Dark, through October 5

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Northwest Classical Theatre Company presents Frederick Knott’s suspenseful play, adapted by Jefferey Hatcher and directed by Bobby Bermea. Susan unknowingly possesses an object eagerly desired by a murderous psychopath, who traps her alone. Moreover, Susan is blind. Show runs through October... More

Start: September 5, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 5, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Shoebox Theater
Address:
2110 S.E. 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $22; $20 for seniors & students

September 9, 2014

Artist Repertory Theatre: Intimate Apparel, Through October 5

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Intimate Apparel by Lynn Nottage is directed By Michael Mendelson. Set in 1905 NYC, this riveting tale is about the empowerment of Esther, an African American seamstress who creates exquisite lingerie for Fifth Avenue boudoirs and red-light brothels. As she yearns for... More

Start: September 9, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 5, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Alder Stage of the Artists Repertory Theatre
Phone: 503-241-1278
Address:
1516 SW Alder, Portland, 97205
Cost: $25 to $55

September 12, 2014

Chessman Gallery Exhibits, through October 6

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Sculpture and paintings by Jill Perry Townsend and Tracy MacEwan are featured through October 6. Both artists produce and create in studios at the Lincoln City Cultural Center. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. every day except Tuesday.... More

Start: September 12, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 6, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Chessman Gallery
Address:
540 N.E. Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR, 97367, United States

September 13, 2014

Hallie Ford Museum of Art: A Contemporary Bestiary, through December 21

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Organized by Director John Olbrantz, this exhibition includes 56 works brimming with animal imagery created by 22 artists from Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and British Columbia. Hours are Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m. to 5... More

Start: September 13, 2014 10:00 am
End: December 21, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Address:
700 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $6, with discounts for seniors, students and educators. Those 17 and under admitted free; Tuesdays are free for everyone.

September 19, 2014

Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra: French Connections, Soptember 19 & 20

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PCSO presents a collection of French masterpieces, including the Piano Concerto in G by Maurice Ravel played by the outstanding pianist Anna Polonsky. The entire orchestra is featured in the mighty Pictures at an Exhibition, orchestrated by Ravel - one... More

Start: September 19, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 21, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
Phone: 503-228-3195
Address:
1838 SW Jefferson St., Portland, 97201

CRT: Good People, through October 5

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Clackamas Repertory Theatre presents David Lindsay-Abaire’s Tony-nominated play, set in South Boston. Southie Margie Walsh lives a hard-scrabble life there taking care of her disabled daughter, working at the local dollar store, and playing bingo with her friends. When she loses... More

Start: September 19, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 5, 2014 4:30 pm
Address:
19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, OR, 97045, United States
Cost: $28; $26 for seniors and $12 for youth

September 20, 2014

Portland Center Stage: Dreamgirls, Through November 1

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This groundbreaking musical, loosely based on the career of The Supremes, takes you to a revolutionary time in American music history when rhythm and blues blended with other styles of popular music and created a new American sound—Motown. In the... More

Start: September 20, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 1, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: On the Main Stage of the Gerding Theater at the Armory
Phone: 503-445-3700
Address:
128 NW Eleventh Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $34 to $74

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