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May 9, 2015

Theatre Diaspora: Breaking Glass, May 9 & 17

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First produced in 1995 by Portland Repertory Theatre, Breaking Glass is by Oregon Book award and Drammy-winning playwright Dmae Roberts. Based on her experiences growing up in the only interracial family in a rural Oregon town. The play is set... More

Start: May 9, 2015 2:00 pm
End: May 17, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 SW Alder Street, Portland, 97205
Cost: $5 to $10

A Concert of Sacred Music

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Soprano Linda Appert joins the First United Methodist Church Sanctuary Choir, organist Chris Nordwall and a professional ensemble, all led by Donald Appert, in a program that includes Vivaldi’s Gloria and Exsultate jubilate by Mozart.

Start: May 9, 2015 3:00 pm
End: May 9, 2015 4:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
Address:
401 E. 33rd Street, Vancouver, WA, 98663, United States
Cost: Free

BRAVO Youth Orchestras: Community Concert with Maestro Juan Felipe Molano

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Maestro Juan Felipe Molano (Youth Orchestra Los Angeles, Longy School of Music) conducts students from BRAVO (Portland) and YAMA (Yakima, WA). 100 students in El Sistema-inspired programs in Portland (BRAVO) and Yakima (YAMA) join forces for the first time. Program includes... More

Start: May 9, 2015 4:00 pm
End: May 9, 2015 5:30 pm
Venue: George Middle School auditorium
Address:
10000 N Burr Avenue, Portland, 97203

Urban Monroes Benefit Concert @ Emerald Valley Opry

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The Urban Monroes’ contemporary bluegrass style is fashioned from the heart of tradition and infused with adrenaline. Its members have earned bluegrass instrument championships, a National Endowment for the Arts award and songwriting accolades. They have been featured on the Emmy-Award-winning... More

Start: May 9, 2015 6:00 pm
End: May 9, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Powers Auditorium
Address:
1801 Echo Hollow Road, Eugene, OR, 97402, United States
Cost: $6

Columbia Gorge Voci: Earth Light, May 9 & 10

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Columbia Gorge Voci community choir, sponsored by the Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association, present two choral masterpieces: Morten Lauridsen’s Lux Aeterna and Paul Winter’s Earth Mass. The first is a meditation on the eternal and one of Lauridsen’s most performed works. The other composition... More

Start: May 9, 2015 7:00 pm
End: May 10, 2015 6:00 pm
Venue: Wy’east Middle School Performing Arts Center
Address:
3000 Wy’east Road, Hood River, OR, 97031, United States
Cost: $10 suggested donation

Mother’s Day Concert at Frogpond Church

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Meridian United Church of Christ, the “Frog Pond Church,” hosts Grammy-winning guitarist Mark Hanson and nationally recognized vocalist Greta Pederson for a Mother’s Day weekend concert that includes an eclectic mix of pop, spirituals and classic jazz standards, with a few... More

Start: May 9, 2015 7:00 pm
End: May 9, 2015 8:30 pm
Venue: Meridian United Church of Christ
Address:
6750 Boeckman Road, Wilsonville, OR, 97070, United States
Cost: $12 in advance, $15 at the door

Oregon Symphony: Sax and the Symphony, May 9, 10 & 11

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A rousing All-American program featuring one of today’s finest jazz saxophone players. Program includes Bernstein’s Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; Concerto for Saxophones of Sierra; Barber’s Adagio for Strings; Concerto for Orchestra of Rouse; James Carter, saxophones; Carlos Kalmar, conductor. Performance... More

Start: May 9, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 11, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22 to $99

Portland Dutch Society: Classical Performers of Holland

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Featuring Prinses Christina Concours North American Tour. Svenja Staats: Violinist; Three-time winner of both Prinses Christina and George P. Telemann Concours; touring internationally since age of 9. Performed for Sec-General of UN, Ban Ki-moon and President Obama. Florian Verweij: Pianist; Winner of... More

Start: May 9, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 9, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Mary’s Cathedral
Address:
1716 NW Davis Street, Portland, 97209
Cost: Suggested donation of $10 per family/$3 per student are very welcome!

Musica Maestrale: We The People – Music of Colonial America

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Featuring Catherine van der Salm, voice; Brandon Labadie, oboe; Chris Engbretson, harpsichord/voice; Max Fuller, cello; Laura Rubinstein-Salzedo, violin. Ever wonder what kind of music our ancestors made in colonial America? Come hear the songs, dances and odes of “The Tuesday Club,”... More

Start: May 9, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 9, 2015 9:00 pm
Venue: First Christian Church
Address:
1314 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $10 to $18

Portland Story Theater: Urban Tellers®

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Featuring Steve Laskey, Mary McGill, Mark Cooper, Amanda Starr, Rich McPherson and Sarah Schoenfeld. The stories that people tell at Urban Tellers® shows are personal narratives shaped by the truth of the present moment. Every show has 6 tellers who have... More

Start: May 9, 2015 8:00 pm
End: May 9, 2015 10:20 pm
Venue: Alberta Abbey
Address:
126 NE Alberta, Portland, 97211
Cost: $15 Advance, $18 At door, $5 At door Arts for all PDX with Oregon Trail Card

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