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February 24, 2017

The Ensemble of Oregon: In vino veritas

Throughout history, humankind’s love of wine is apparent through its many references in music. Join us for a grand pastiche of the many representations of wine throughout the ages. Performance repeats: February 25, 7 pm, Central Lutheran Church, 1857 Potter Street, Eugene, 97403 February 26, 3 pm, The Old Church, 1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland,… More

Start: February 24, 2017 7:00 pm
End: February 26, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: San Lucas Episcopal Church
426 E 4th Plain Blvd,, Vancouver, WA, 98663, United States
Cost: $25 Adults, $20 Seniors, $5 Students with ID

WilsonvilleSTAGE: The Laramie Project, through March 4

WilsonvilleStage presents a play about the 1998 brutal “hate murder” of Mathew Shepard in Laramie, WY.  Author Moises Kaufman went to Laramie to interview 200 citizens, thus creating this poignant, powerful play. This local production is directed by Terry D. Kester. Tickets are available online at, or at Fred Meyer Wilsonville Clackamas Community College… More

Start: February 24, 2017 7:30 pm
End: March 4, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Room W108B on the Wilsonville Campus of Clackamas Community College
29353 SW TOWN CENTER LOOP EAST, Wilsonville, OR, 97070, United States
Cost: $12-$15

February 25, 2017

2017 Regional History Forum

Thomas Condon as Paleontologist Author, former professor of geology, and current director of the U of O’s Condon Museum, Bill Orr evaluates Condon as a scientist based on what can be learned from Condon’s collection of fossils. The 2016 OPB Oregon Experience program explored “the father of Oregon geology’s” connections with the Original Courthouse as… More

Start: February 25, 2017 1:30 pm
End: February 25, 2017 2:30 pm
Venue: Original Wasco County Courthouse
410 West 2nd Place, The Dalles, OR, 97058, United States
Cost: Programs free, donations appreciated

Third Rail Repertory Theatre: AMADEUS, February 25 & 26

Third Rail Repertory Theatre presents National Theatre Live’s AMADEUS, by Peter Shaffer. Lucian Msamati (Luther, Game of Thrones, NT Live: The Comedy of Errors) plays Salieri in Peter Shaffer’s iconic play, broadcast live from the National Theatre, and with live orchestral accompaniment by Southbank Sinfonia. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy young prodigy, arrives in Vienna, the music… More

Start: February 25, 2017 2:00 pm
End: February 26, 2017 2:00 pm
Venue: Third Rail at Imago Theatre
17 SE 8th Avenue, Portland, 97214
Cost: $15 - $20

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra: David Shifrin

One of only two wind players to have been awarded the Avery Fisher Prize since the award’s inception in 1974, Mr. Shifrin is in constant demand as an orchestral soloist, recitalist and chamber music collaborator. Mr. Shifrin has appeared with the Philadelphia and Minnesota Orchestras and the Dallas, Seattle, Houston, Milwaukee, Detroit and Denver symphonies… More

Start: February 25, 2017 3:00 pm
End: February 26, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: Skyview Concert Hall
1300 NW 139th Street, Vancouver, WA, 98685, United States
Cost: $10 to $50

Friends of the Columbia Gorge: Beautiful Music for the Beautiful Gorge

An evening of wonderful piano music that also supports Gorge protection. With a repertoire stretching from classical composition to American ragtime,  Portland-based pianist, singer-songwriter, and nature photographer Greg Lief will keep you entertained! This event will also include a silent auction of beautiful nature photographs taken by Greg at some of his favorite locations in… More

Start: February 25, 2017 7:00 pm
End: February 25, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: The Old Church
1422 SW 11th Ave, Portland, 97201
Cost: $15-$20

Oregon Symphony: Elgar’s Enigma Variations, February 25, 26 & 27

Featuring Jeffrey Kahane, piano Two brilliant masterworks make for an extraordinary musical experience. Each variation in Elgar’s most popular work is an emotional tribute to friends and family. And acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Kahane returns to perform Schumann’s thrilling tour-de-force. Program includes – Adams: Slonimsky’s Earbox Schumann: Piano Concerto Elgar: Enigma Variations Christoph König, conductor Performance repeats February 26 & 27,… More

Start: February 25, 2017 7:30 pm
End: February 27, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 SW Broadway Avenue (at Main Street), Portland, 97205
Cost: $23 to $105

Resonance Ensemble: Dirty, Stupid Music with Liberace! February 25 & 26

The show features classically trained artists: Vakare Petroliunaite, Beth Madsen Bradford, Erik Hundtoft, and Stacey Murdock and is hosted and accompanied by the talented pianist and Liberace impersonator David Saffert as ‘Mr. Showmanship.’ This cabaret-style, live music variety show will be an evening of cocktails and provocative, heart-wrenching hilarity as Resonance Ensemble presents “Dirty, Stupid… More

Start: February 25, 2017 8:00 pm
End: February 26, 2017 4:00 pm
Venue: Curious Comedy Theater
5225 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd,, Portland, 97211
Cost: $30, with discounts available for seniors, youth, and artists

February 26, 2017

Beaverton Symphony Orchestra: Young Artists Competition Finals

Finalists in the 2017 Young Artists Competition  perform their selected works with piano accompaniment. Come and hear these talented musicians perform live in the exciting final round of the 2017 YAC. The three winners will be announced following a short reception.

Start: February 26, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: Village Baptist Church
330 SW Murray Blvd., Beaverton , OR, 97005, United States
Cost: Free Admission

University of Portland Orchestra: Celebrates Black History Month

Celebrate Black History Month with a free concert by the University of Portland orchestra with music of William Grant Still. Led by conductor David De Lyser, the orchestra performs the jazz and blues-influenced Symphony No. 1 in A-flat, “Afro-American”. Student conducting associate Shelby Covington conducts Grant Still’s Serenade for Orchestra. 2016 Student Concerto Contest winner, Tram… More

Start: February 26, 2017 3:00 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium on the campus of the University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free and open to the public

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