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July 22, 2014

Portland Shakespeare Projects: The Admirable Crichton, Through August 3

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Sir James Matthew Barrie was a Scottish playwright who is best known for writing Peter Pan in 1904. The Admirable Crichton is like Peter Pan for adults.  The play deals with serious class issues that were controversial at the time... More

Start: July 22, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 3, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre’s Alder Stage
Address:
1515 SW Morrison Street, Portland, 97205
Cost: $15

July 26, 2014

CMNW Summer Festival Finale: Mozart’s “Gran Partita”, July 26 & 27

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In the 1984 Oscar winning movie Amadeus, it is Mozart's astounding Gran Partita Serenade that convinces Mozart's chief rival Antonio Salieri that he is merely a composer, but that God speaks directly through Mozart's sheer genius. Join us for this amazing... More

Start: July 26, 2014 8:00 pm
End: July 27, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Address:
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202

July 29, 2014

Lan Su Chinese Garden’s Tuesdays by Twilight: The Delines

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With the intimacy of a confessional, The Delines blend the spirit of a broken down Dusty Springfield and the skid row heart of Tom Waits for a dreamy, Cowboy Junkies vibe. Featuring singer Amy Boone (The Damnations) and a who’s... More

Start: July 29, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Lan Su Chinese Garden
Phone: 503-228-8131
Address:
220 NW Second Avenue, Suite 1050, Portland, 97209
Cost: $25 members, $30 general

July 31, 2014

Bösendorfer Factory Selection Tour — through August 3

Piano Sale

This event represents one of the largest groups of Bösendorfer pianos ever to be displayed in a single location in the United States. Featured will be several limited edition Bösendorfer models, including the 200 Klimt, 280 Vienna Concert Grand, 290... More

Start: July 31, 2014 10:00 am
End: August 3, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Classic Pianos Showroom
Address:
3003 S.E. Milwaukie, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: Free

August 1, 2014

Willamette Shakespeare: Twelfth Night, August 1-17

Willamette Shakespeare

For its sixth season, Willamette Shakespeare presents Twelfth Night in cooperation with Portland's Northwest Classical Theatre Company. Families are encouraged to attend. Bring a picnic or buy one at the show. Wine will be available for purchase at all locations.... More

Start: August 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Three venues
Address:
See full listing for details, OR, United States
Cost: Free

Choro da Alegria: Playing Brazilian Music

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We are a Portland-based ensemble dedicated to playing the wonderful melodies of various Brazilian genres, including choro, bossa nova, and MPB. Enjoy Brazilian choro, samba and bossa nova courtesy of Choro da Alegria. Food + drink + wifi + music +... More

Start: August 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Ford Food and Drink
Address:
2505 SE 11th Avenue, Portland, 97202
Cost: Free Admission

McMenamin’s Edgefield: An Evening with Sarah Brightman

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Sarah Brightman is an English classical crossover lyric soprano, actress, songwriter and dancer. She has sung in many languages, including English, Spanish, French, Latin, German, Italian, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Japanese, Catalan and Occitan. Sarah continues her Dreamchaser World Tour. This incredible... More

Start: August 1, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: McMenamin's Edgefield
Address:
2126 SW Halsey Street, Troutdale, OR, 97060, United States
Cost: Cost $59 to $133

Magenta Theater: Becky’s New Car — through August 16

Magenta Theater

In this work by Steven Dietz, Becky Foster is caught in middle age, middle management and in a middling marriage—with no prospects for change on the horizon. Then one night, a millionaire stumbles enters the picture. Becky is offered nothing short of a new... More

Start: August 1, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 16, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Magenta Theater
Address:
606 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: $13 to $16; group discounts available

Britt Classical Festival: Opening Night – Britt Orchestra

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Opening his inaugural season, Music Director Teddy Abrams focuses all attention on the extraordinary Britt Orchestra. He has chosen to showcase the orchestra on opening night with two favorite classics-Stravinsky's Firebird and Beethoven's Fifth Symphony. The concert begins with a new... More

Start: August 1, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
Address:
350 South First Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: $10 to $45

August 2, 2014

Hallie Ford Museum of Art: John James Audubon – The Birds of America, Through October, 26

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John James Audubon was a French-American painter, ornithologist, and naturalist. His major work, The Birds of America, is considered one of the finest ornithological books ever published; in it, he identified 25 new species of birds. Organized by Director John... More

Start: August 2, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 26, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Address:
700 State Street, Salem, OR, 97301, United States
Cost: $3 to $6

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