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February 12, 2016

Friends of Chamber Music: Rachel Barton Pine & Mike Block


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
1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201

Joaquin Lopez in Concert


Inspired by Mexican folklore and the Latin American Bolero, the songwriter and storyteller performs an intimate evening of song and story, inspired by Mexican folklore and the Latin American Bolero, accompanied by guest musician James Ashley Mayer. Joaquin’s songs are at... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 12, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
527 East Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States
Cost: $14 advance, $18 day of show

Oregon Symphony: Star Trek Into Darkness


Star Trek Into Darkness, J.J. Abrams’ riveting sequel, comes to the giant screen alongside the Oregon Symphony orchestra, performing Michael Giacchino’s thrilling score live to picture. With the brilliant Benedict Cumberbatch in the role of super-villain, you’ll be left with... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $35 to $115

Magenta Theater: The Women, through February 27

The Women

Clare Boothe Luce’s 1936 play has become a modern classic. With a large cast of over thiry women — and no male characters at all — The Women provides a panorama of the modern metropolitan world from a feminine viewpoint. The cast includes Brenda... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: March 27, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Magenta Theater
1108 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: $18

Rising Star Bolai Cao Premieres Composition by Oregon Composer Bryan Johanson, February 12, 13 & 14


Portland Piano International is proud to announce the third work composed through its Commissioning Project and performed in cooperation with its already-established Rising Stars program. Performances feature Chinese pianist Bolai Cao playing Portland composer Bryan Johanson’a world premiere Essercizi, inspired by... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 14, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Terwilliger Plaza
2545 SW Terwilliger Blvd., Portland, 97201
Cost: Free and open to the public

Resurrection Players: Valentines’ Timeout, February 12 & 13

Resurrection Players

A service of fine finger foods accompanies Wholly Matrimony, a contemporary comedy about a desperate wanna-be-bride who connives a wedding with the help of those nearest and dearest to her. Three performances: February 12 at 7:30 p.m., and February 13 at 3... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 13, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Resurrection Lutheran Church
1700 N.E. 132nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97230, United States
Cost: $12

Berta Rojas in Concert

Portland Classic Guitar

Renowned for her flawless technique and innate musicality — she was praised as “guitarist extraordinaire” by the Washington Post, and “ambassador of the classical guitar” by Classical Guitar Magazine — Rojas is ranked among today’s top classical guitarists. She studied with... More

Start: February 12, 2016 8:00 pm
End: February 12, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: St. Anne’s Chapel, Marylhurst University
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: $32-$52

February 13, 2016

Portland Opera 2016 Season Preview; February 13, 25 & 27

Portland Opera

The company offers a sneak peek of its upcoming season, featuring Portland Opera’s Resident Artists, plus Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor Nicholas Fox.Resident Artists will perform highlights from Mozart’s The Magic Flute, Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd, Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin, and Rossini’s The... More

Start: February 13, 2016 2:00 pm
End: February 27, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Three venues
See full listing for details, OR, United States
Cost: Free

Bethel Congregational UCC: Valentine’s Eve Dance


This community-wide event will break in the new dance floor at Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ. Featured are live swing music by the Amanda Sue Band and dance lessons by retired dance instructor Milli Hoelscher. Lessons from 6:30 to 7 p.m.,... More

Start: February 13, 2016 6:30 pm
End: February 13, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ
5150 S.W. Watson Avenue, Beaverton, OR, 97005, United States
Cost: $10 suggested donation

Portland Chamber Orchestra: Mozartiana, February 13 & 14


Mozart’s genius is revealed in this program through the drama of his Piano Concerto K.466 in D minor and the sunny “Linz” Symphony K.425 in C Major. Completing this extraordinary musical bouquet is the contemporary perspective of American composer Daniel... More

Start: February 13, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 14, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Nordia House
8800 SW Oleson Road, Portland, 97223
Cost: $5 to $25

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