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December 19, 2014

Columbia Dance presents The Nutcracker, December 19–22

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Now in its 17th season, Columbia Dance offers its production of the holiday classic. A cast of over ninety local dancers present the magical story of Clara and her Nutcracker Prince as they battle the Mouse King and embark on a thrilling journey... More

Start: December 19, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 22, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Royal Durst Theatre, Vancouver School of Arts & Academics
Address:
3101 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98663, United States
Cost: $20; $15 for seniors, $10 for children 12 and under.

Oregon Symphony: Cirque Musica, December 19 & 20

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You’ll be on the edge of your seat, dazzled by the spell-binding grace and dare-devil artistry of some of the world’s greatest circus performers – along with the sonic majesty of the Oregon Symphony. Performance repeats December 20, 2:00PM. Visit the OREGON... More

Start: December 19, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 20, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $25 to $135

December 20, 2014

Portland Symphonic Girlchoir: 26th Season Holiday Concert – A Winter Blast!

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Featuring PSG ensembles, Encore Singers, Debut, Intermezzo and Premier Choirs, conducted by Roberta Jackson and Debra Burgess. Portland Symphonic Girlchoir present holiday Latin favorites including Salmo 150, Juntos, Creo en Dios and Gloria from Misa Pequena by Francisco Nunez, S’Vivon, as... More

Start: December 20, 2014 3:00 pm
End: December 20, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Zion Lutheran Church
Phone: 503-221-1343
Address:
1015 Southwest 18th Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: $17 to $21

Sing Your Own Messiah

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This annual singalong features selections from Handel's Messiah. Choruses are unrehearsed, and all are welcome to sing or listen. A limited number of scores are available to share. Refreshments follow. Thomas Gingerich, retired Canby High School Choir Director, conducts, accompanied by... More

Start: December 20, 2014 6:30 pm
End: December 20, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Zion Mennonite Church
Address:
6124 S Whiskey Hill Road, Hubbard, OR, 97032, United States
Cost: Free, but donations accepted to pay instrumentalists & soloists

Corvallis Repertory Singers: Candlelight and Carols

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The award-winning choral ensemble, founded by Dr. Steven M. Zielke, offers a program consisting of Part I of Handel’s Messiah, plus holiday carols.  Students admitted at no cost with ID if space is available. Holders of Oregon Trail cards pay... More

Start: December 20, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 20, 2014 8:45 pm
Venue: Corvallis First United Methodist Church
Address:
1165 N.W. Monroe Avenue, Corvallis, OR, 97330, United States

December 21, 2014

Trinity Cathedral: Candlelight Carols with the Pacific Youth Choir

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Pacific Youth Choir presents its annual Holiday Concert! Choirs of all ages gather to warm our hearts with traditional carols, classical songs, and even a few contemporary and novelty pieces. It’s the perfect way to celebrate the holidays. Mia Hall... More

Start: December 21, 2014 2:00 pm
End: December 21, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
Address:
147 N.W. Nineteenth Avenue, Portland, 97209

Music and Merriment with PYP

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Celebrate the holidays with Portland Youth Philharmonic! Come for an afternoon of musical performance, wine, hors d’oeuvres and holiday fun featuring PYP musicians! Musical Performances by Kenny Regan, jazz piano; Fumika Mizuno and Halie Borror, violin; Hannah Moon, classical piano. A Fundraiser... More

Start: December 21, 2014 3:00 pm
End: December 21, 2014 4:30 pm
Venue: Michelle's Piano
Address:
600 SE Stark Street, Portland , 97214
Cost: $15-$30, under 10 years are free

Festival Chorale Oregon: Sing We Now of Christmas

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Festival Carolers dressed in period costume celebrate the season with traditional Victorian carols, including opportunities for audience sing-along and a special story for children. Tickets available at the door, at the theatre box office, or through Festival Chorale Oregon.

Start: December 21, 2014 4:00 pm
End: December 21, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: The Historic Elsinore Theatre
Address:
170 High Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $10; free for children 12 and under

Oregon Symphony: Comfort & Joy – A Classical Christmas

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Now a sparkling family tradition, this matinee concert features classical Christmas and Holiday favorites – with family-friendly pricing so that even the youngest can dress up and celebrate the festive season; Nadine Sierra, soprano; Paul Ghun Kim, conductor. Visit the OREGON... More

Start: December 21, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $15 to $55

Original Practice Shakespeare Festival: Midwinter Midsommer Night’s Dreame

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OPS Fest has its first ever holiday themed show! This family-friendly version of Shakespeare's classic has appearances by Santa, Jack Frost, and many other holiday icons. This show is sure to be a hilarious delight! A kids table with crafts is... More

Start: December 21, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 21, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Portland Metro Arts
Address:
9003 SE Stark Street, Portland, 97216

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