Cultural Events

Submit an Event

September 20, 2014

Newport Symphony Orchestra: Concert, September 20 & 21


Featuring Newport Symphony Orchestra Musicians Pablo Izquierdo, Oboe; Carolyn Arnquist, Clarinet; Scott King, Horn; Chad Alexander, Bassoon. Program includes Brahms’ Tragic Overture; Sinfonia Concertante K. 297b for Oboe, Clarinet, Horn and Bassoon of Mozart; Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes by Carl... More

Start: September 20, 2014 7:30 pm
End: September 21, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Newport Performing Arts Center
777 W. Olive Street, Newport, OR, 97365, United States
Cost: $10 to $34

September 21, 2014

Portland Piano International: Igor Kamenz in Recital


“Wonders take some time” was the headline of an outstanding review, Helmut Mauró wrote in the Süddeutsche Zeitung which couldn’t have better described the incredible life path of “wonderpianist” Igor Kamenz. Program Couperin (from Pièces de Clavecin): -  Les Barricades mistérieuses (Sixième Ordre) -  Les Jumelles... More

Start: September 21, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $45 to $54

Lutheran Choral Association Sunday Concert Series

Lutheran Choral

The Lutheran Choral Association celebrates its 77th season with the third of five Sunday concerts. Sue Thompson Armentrout directs the choir, accompanied by Karl Jurisons.

Start: September 21, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: Trinity Lutheran Church
2194 S E Minter Bridge Road, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States

Opera on Screen: Samson and Delilah

Samson and Delilah

This series of film screenings presents recent productions from the San Francisco Opera, and is a collaboration between Portland Opera and OMSI. This showing of Saint-Saëns’ Samson and Delila includes an introduction, Femmes Fatale in Opera, by Portland Opera Manager of Education... More

Start: September 21, 2014 4:00 pm
End: September 21, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: Empirical Theater at OMSI
1945 S.E. Water Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $19-45; see full listing for all ticket prices

Oregon Symphony: Herbie Hancock Special Concert


With a following as huge as his reputation, jazz giant Herbie Hancock sells out concert halls wherever he goes. The 14-time Grammy winner returns to Portland, this time with his quartet, Herbie Hancock, piano; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums; James Genus, bass... More

Start: September 21, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland , 97205
Cost: $35 to $135

September 22, 2014

Portland Piano International: Igor Kamenz in Recital


“Unbelievable beauty...extraterrestrial musicality”  – Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Igor Kamenz has been a student of Vitaly Margulis and Sergiu Celibidache for many years. He has been awarded 18 first prizes in international piano competitions. The artist has an extensive repertoire, ranging from Bach to Cage. Program Scarlatti:... More

Start: September 22, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $45 to $54

September 23, 2014

John James Audubon and The Birds of America


In conjunction with its exhibition “John James Audubon: The Birds of America,” the Hallie Ford Museum of Art presents the PBS documentary John James Audubon: Drawn from Nature. This 54-minute video chronicles the life and times of the artist and naturalist. ... More

Start: September 23, 2014 7:30 am
End: September 23, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Hallie Ford Museum of Art
700 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: Free

Portland Opera’s Resident Artist Season Preview

Opera Preview

Katrina Galka, Alexander Elliott, Ian Jose Ramirez, and special guest Laura Beckel Thoreson give a 50-minute preview of the upcoming Portland Opera season, with selections from Carmen, Show Boat, Die Fledermaus, The Rake’s Progress and The Elixir of Love.

Start: September 23, 2014 5:00 pm
End: September 23, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: The Historic Old Church
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free

Boomer Aging: From LSD to OMG

Will Durst

Will Durst presents an uproarious tribute to the joys, achievements, frustrations and looming doom of the Baby Boom Generation. A five-time Emmy nominee and commentator on NPR, CNN and C-SPAN, Durst has also appeared with David Letterman and on Comedy... More

Start: September 23, 2014 8:15 pm
End: September 23, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Alberta Abbey Theater
126 N.E. Alberta Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States
Cost: $20 in advance, $22 at the door.

September 24, 2014

Portland Playhouse: The Piano Lesson, Through November 2


For its sixth production from August Wilson’s American Century Cycle, Portland Playhouse inaugurates Season 7 with a triumph of late twentieth-century American theatre: The Piano Lesson, widely considered Wilson’s greatest work. Winner of the Pulitzer, Tony, and Peabody awards when... More

Start: September 24, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 2, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Portland Playhouse
Phone: 503-488-5822
602 NE Prescott Street, Portland, 97211
Cost: $20 to $48

Submit an Event