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September 9, 2015

National Circus and Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China

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Direct from Beijing comes the world’s most riveting acrobatic troupe whose astonishing acts have dazzled audiences the world over. China’s preeminent circus company will have your whole family on the edge of your seats. Tickets available at Oregon Symphony website. The Oregon Symphony... More

Start: September 9, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $20 to $55

September 10, 2015

Profile Theatre: Fall Festival – Passion Play, Through September 13

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Traveling through time and around the world, centuries of religion, faith, and politics collide through performances of the Passion of the Christ. This sweeping exploration of the “greatest story ever told” exposes its transformative effect on the small communities that... More

Start: September 10, 2015 7:30 pm
End: September 13, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre’s Morrison Stage
Phone: 503 241-1278
Address:
1515 SW Morrison, Portland, 97205
Cost: $15 to $30

CRT: One Man Two Guvnors, through October 4

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Clackamas Repertory Theatre presents Richard Bean’s hilarious modern re-telling of Goldoni’s farce A Servant of Two Masters. This London hit features a unique mix of satire, slapstick, and songs presented by an onstage skiffle band, presented in this Northwest premiere... More

Start: September 10, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 4, 2015 4:30 pm
Venue: Osterman Theatre, Clackamas Community College
Address:
19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, OR, 97045, United States

September 11, 2015

Portland FolkMusic Society: Men of Worth

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The PFS concert season opens with this Celtic duo: Donnie Macdonald from Scotland and Irishman James Keigher. Macdonald, who hails from the Isle of Lewis and sings some pieces in his native Gaelic, while Keigher includes time-polished pieces saved from the... More

Start: September 11, 2015 7:30 pm
End: September 11, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: St. David of Wales Episcopal Church
Address:
2800 S.E. Harrison Street, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $18, $15 PFS members, $9 for ages 12 to 18, children under 12 admitted free

NWCTC: Waiting for Godot, through October 11

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Northwest Classical Theatre Collaborative presents Samuel Beckett’s absurdist icon, often described as “a play in which nothing happens, twice.” This production features Don Alder, Grant Byington, Todd Hermanson, Steve Vanderzee, and Eric Lyness as, respectively, Estragon, Vladimir, Pozzo, Lucky, and the... More

Start: September 11, 2015 7:30 pm
End: October 11, 2015 4:15 pm
Venue: Shoebox Theater
Address:
2110 S.E. 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $25, $22 for students & seniors

Cappella Romana: Rachmaninoff’s All-Night Vigil, September 11, 12 & 13

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Cappella Romana’s 24th Annual Season opens with Sergei Rachmaninoff’s monumental All-Night Vigil(also known as the Vespers), in celebration of the 100th anniversary of its premiere in 1915. Impassioned and hauntingly beautiful, the All-Night Vigil is a pinnacle of the Russian choral repertoire. The... More

Start: September 11, 2015 7:30 pm
End: September 13, 2015 2:30 pm
Venue: St. James Cathedral
Address:
804 9th Avenue, Seattle, 98104, United States
Cost: $10 to $54

OSO in Salem: Pablo Villegas

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The Spanish guitarist returns as soloist in Rodrigo’s Fantasía para un gentilhombre, part of an Oregon Symphony program that includes the complete ballet music for La Pèri by Dukas, Corigliano’s Troubadours, and the Rapsodie espagnol of Ravel. Carlos Kalmar conducts. Get more information... More

Start: September 11, 2015 8:00 pm
End: September 11, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Smith Auditorium, Willamette University
Address:
270 Winter Street SE, Salem, OR, 97301, United States

September 12, 2015

SCO: Open Dress Rehearsal & Soundbites Luncheon

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The Salem Chamber Orchestra offers the public an opportunity to watch the ensemble prepare for its September 13 concert, listed separately. Dress rehearsals are a great way to hear fantastic live music, see behind the scenes, and even get a... More

Start: September 12, 2015 10:00 am
End: September 12, 2015 12:30 pm
Venue: Hudson Hall, Mary Stuart Rogers Music Center, Willamette University
Address:
900 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $5, free for students & children

Oregon Symphony: Pablo Villegas

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Audiences shot to their feet at Pablo’s recent concert debut. So much so that we had to bring him back as quickly as possible – this time with another of Rodrigo’s famous guitar works. Few performers electrify audiences as he... More

Start: September 12, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $23 to $125

PST: Founders, Friends and Faves

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Real, true stories told by Portland Story Theater founders Lawrence Howard, Lynne Duddy, and Penny Walter, along with Warren McPherson, Leigh Hancock, and John Mink. Each storyteller has ten minutes to tell their tale, taking the listeners to a shared experience... More

Start: September 12, 2015 8:00 pm
End: September 12, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Abbey
Address:
126 N.E. Alberta Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States
Cost: $15 in advance, $18 at the door; $5 Arts for All admission

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