December 8, 2016
Peoples Church is excited to present Salem’s Singing Christmas Tree! This year’s production, entitled “I Heard The Bells”, will ring out the Christmas story in an inspiring fashion through music by our 100-voice Adult and Youth Choir, 50-voice King’s Kids Choir, Handbell Choir and 35-member orchestra as well as dramatic presentations by our drama team,… More
BodyVox is delighted to bring acclaimed artists Morleigh Steinberg and Oguri back to Portland. A playful futility fuels Arcane Collective’s latest production ebb. Continuing their exploration into the quagmire of Beckett’s trilogy novel Molloy, Malone Dies, and The Unnamable, and Waiting for Godot, ebb weaves a tale of decrepit persistence that is nostalgic, melancholic, and… More
Dancer Choreographed Holiday Spectacular. Homemade for the holidays. We’re taking our NW Dance Project company created shows to the big stage at Lincoln Performance Hall. These homemade for holidays shows are annual NW Dance Project tradition, experience the joy! Performances December 8, 9, 10, 7:30 pm. Reserve tickets.
December 9, 2016
Beauty and the Beast comes to life with puppetry, shadow theatre, a multitude of effects, song, drama and comedy in this retelling of the classic La Belle et la Bête in the form of a story-within-a-story-within-a-ship. Recommended for ages 4 and older. Performances through January 8. Get showtimes and reserve tickets. Tickets also available by calling 503-231-9581.
Take part in a Portland holiday tradition, hearing Messiah as Handel would have. Portland Baroque Orchestra’s period instrument players complement a quartet of internationally acclaimed soloists and renowned chamber choir Cappella Romana, under the direction of Gary Wedow. Choose a full-length or highlights performance. Four performances: the complete oratorio at 7:30 p.m. on December 9… More
Featuring Northwest Community Gospel Choir This 18-year tradition keeps getting bigger and better. The region’s premier gospel singers and the Oregon Symphony orchestra will have you on your feet, clapping and shouting, celebrating the true spirit of the season. Don’t miss out on this exhilarating experience! Charles Floyd, conductor Gary Hemenway, music director Performance repeats December 10,… More
Ballet Fantastique’s powerful, vibrant evocation of a brave-hearted heroine whose faith and beauty cut through an ancient world of danger and intrigue. With the University of Oregon Gospel Singers live on stage, and Music Director Andiel Brown as Mordecai. Friday, December 9, 2016 at 7:30 PM Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 7:30 PM Sunday, December… More
December 10, 2016
A Talk by Bo Sullivan. Walls played a crucial role in the Arts and Crafts-era interior. Whether painted, stenciled, fabric-covered or wallpapered, a room’s surfaces were no less an expression of personal taste or artistic ideals than the famous furniture and decorative objects to which they played backdrop. Bo Sullivan is the owner and founder… More
Portland Opera To Go presents a family-friendly, 50-minute English-language adaptation of Humperdinck’s fairy-tale opera. Hansel and Gretel includes all of the familiar elements: two lost children, desperate parents, a child-gobbling witch, paired with a whimsical set, adorable costumes and some of the best young voices the Northwest has to offer. Two performances: December 12 and… More
Each December, Northwest Dance Theatre presents its annual holiday production of A Nutcracker Tea,a family-friendly adaptation of the holiday story that follows Clara and her Nutcracker Prince on a heartwarming journey through the Snow Kingdom and Land of Sweets. Learn more about performance times and reserve tickets here.