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October 25, 2014

Boom Arts: The Golden Dragon, October 25 & 26

Golden Dragon

Boom Arts teams up with Seattle’s Azeotrope Theatre and director Desdemona Chiang to present a Northwest premiere reading of German playwright Roland Schimmelpfennig’s fast-paced, sophisticated rendering of contemporary life as defined by globalization and mass migration. Two presentations: October 25 at... More

Start: October 25, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 26, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Shout House
210 S.E. Madison Street, Portland, OR, 97214, United States

October 26, 2014

Bach Cantata Choir: The Year 1733 – A Tale of Two Cities – Leipzig and Dresden


The Bach Cantata Choir's mission is to sing the entire set of cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach over a period of 30 years. We are a choir of about 50 members plus an orchestra of between 8 to 15 members... More

Start: October 26, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Rose City Park Presbyterian Church
Phone: 503-282-0965
1907 NE 45th Avenue, Portland, 97213
Cost: Free-will offering accepted

Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra: Symphonic Safari Goes Halloween


This family friendly concert features "spooktacular" music from Mussorgsky, Grieg, Bartok, Weber, John Williams AND Sorcerer's Apprentice with puppets from Tears of Joy. The Portland Symphonic Girlchoir joins in the 'howling' with "Monster", "Night Song" and "Thriller". Program includes Mussorgsky’s Night... More

Start: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Parkrose High School
Phone: 503-408-2600
12003 NE Shaver Street, Portland, 97220
Cost: $5 to $15

Friends of Chamber Music: Salzburg Marionette Theater


Recreating a masterwork of theater and music, the Salzburg Marionette Theater teams up with the brilliant American pianist Orion Weiss to perform a program inspired by Debussy’s La Boîte à joujou. Program includes Debussy’s La Boîte à joujoux (The Toy Box)... More

Start: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $5 to $47

Southwest Washington Wind Symphony in Concert


The ensemble opens its tenth season with a concerto entitled “Imagination & Whimsy.” Musical selections include Suite No. 2 by Gustav Holst, Handel in the Strand by Percy Grainger, Frank Ticheli’s arrangement of Shenandoah, and more. Sam Ormson of Mountain View High School... More

Start: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 4:15 pm
Venue: Performing Arts Center, Union High School
6201 N.W. Friberg-Strunk Street, Camas, WA, 98607, United States
Cost: Free

TVCB Halloween Concert


The Tualatin Valley Community Band shares songs of the season, some spooky and some sweet. Children are invited for a fun musical costume parade.

Start: October 26, 2014 3:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Burgess Community Room, Tigard Public Library
13500 S.W. Hall Boulevard, Portland, OR, 97223, United States
Cost: Free

Trinity Cathedral: Halloween Organ Spooktacular – Michael Kleinschmidt Organist


Hair-raising favorites played on the mighty Rosales organ with the organist in full view on a big screen. All ages welcome. Come in costume! Suggested donation of $10 benefits Trinity Hunger Ministries.

Start: October 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
147 N.W. Nineteenth Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $10 Suggested Donation

Tualatin Valley Symphony Season Opener


Dr. Mark Perlman leads the ensemble in its first concert of the new season, featuring Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony and the Weber Bassoon Concerto, with Sam Rhoton as soloist.

Start: October 26, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 26, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Tualatin Presbyterian Church
9230 S.W. Siletz Drive, Tualatin, OR, 97062, United States
Cost: $12, $10 for students & seniors

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education: Dreamgirls


Featuring music by Henry Krieger, Book and Lyrics by Tom Eyen, Winner of 6 Tony Awards. This groundbreaking musical, loosely based on the career of The Supremes, takes you to a revolutionary time in American music history when rhythm and... More

Start: October 26, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: On the Main Stage of the Gerding Theater at the Armory
128 NW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: Patron: $80; General Public:$60

October 29, 2014

L’Chaim – To Life Opening Reception


This event opens a new exhibit of artist Shirley Gittelsohn’s work, bringing together her iconic florals, lush images of Mexico and loving family portraits. The exhibition itself runs run October 30 to January 4.

Start: October 29, 2014 5:30 pm
End: October 29, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
1953 N.W. Kearney Street, Portland, OR, 97209, United States
Cost: Free

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