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November 3, 2014

Zac Pennington with the NOW Ensemble

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The founder and director of the musical group Parenthetical Girls joins with Brooklyn’s NOW Ensemble for an evening of new arrangements from the Parenthetical Girls oeuvre, as well as the Ensemble’s program of recent commissions and premieres of works by Nico Muhly,... More

Start: November 3, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 3, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Alberta Rose Theatre
Address:
3000 N.E. Alberta Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States
Cost: $15 in advance, $18 at the door.

November 4, 2014

Oregon Symphony: The Capitol Steps

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Special Concert with Capitol Steps, performing artists. Political satire at its hilarious best – on Election Day no less! Cast your ballot, and then help the nation’s leading political satirists put the Mock back in democracy. Visit the OREGON SYMPHONY website to purchase tickets and... More

Start: November 4, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $25 to $99

OJMCHE: Jewish Voices

Jewish Voices

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education hosts this annual event, with readings by prominent Jewish poets and witers. This year’s program includes appearances by Brian Benson, Linda Cohen, Sharon Lask Muson, Willa Schneberg, Evelyn Sharenov and Nina S. Spiegel.... More

Start: November 4, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 4, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
Address:
1953 N.W. Kearney, Portland, OR, 97209, United States
Cost: $8; $5 for OJMCHE members

November 5, 2014

Oregon Symphony: Tony Bennett with very special guest Antonia Bennett

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Join the iconic crooner for a very special evening of his timeless standards! He brings with him a very special guest artist – his daughter Antonia, a stunning jazz vocalist in her own right. Visit the OREGON SYMPHONY website to purchase... More

Start: November 5, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $45 to $175

November 6, 2014

OJMCHE: Dan McMillan | HOW COULD THIS HAPPEN?

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Dan McMillan holds a PhD in German history from Columbia University and a law degree from Fordham University and has worked as a history professor and a prosecuting attorney. He lives in New York City. While there is no shortage of... More

Start: November 6, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Oregon Historical Society, Pavilion
Address:
1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: $5 to $10

Newberg High School: Oklahoma, through November 15

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The school’s Performing Arts Department presents the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic centering around the romance between cowboy Curly and farm girl Laurey. Performances at 7 p.m. on November 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15. Call 503-554-5305 for reservations.

Start: November 6, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 15, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Newberg High School Auditorium
Address:
2400 Douglas Avenue, Newberg, OR, 97132, United States
Cost: $10, $5 for students & seniors

Profile Theatre: Kicking A Dead Horse, Through November 23

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Hobart Struther leaves his Big City life for the Western Prairie. All is well until his trusty steed bites the dust. Hilarious and Beckett-like, this one-man exploration of a moment of pure existential crisis proves that ashes to ashes and... More

Start: November 6, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 23, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre’s Alder Street Stage
Address:
1515 SW Morrison Street, Portland, 97205
Cost: $25 to $30

Profile Theatre: True West, Through November 23

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To confront your own nature, you’ve got to fight like hell. Suddenly together after years of separation, brothers Lee and Austin wage a destructive battle through their fraternal bonds.  Moments of humor and levity mingle with loneliness while Shepard’s sharply... More

Start: November 6, 2014 7:30 pm
End: November 23, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre’s Alder Stage
Phone: 503 241-1278
Address:
1516 SW Alder, Portland, 97205
Cost: $15 to $30

PCG: Ana Vidovic in Recital

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Portland Classic Guitar presents the prize-winning international performer and recording artist, for one concert performance only, with a master class following at 11 a.m. on November 7 in Marylhurst University’s Wiegand Hall. For tickets, call 503-654-0082 or visit PCG.

Start: November 6, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 6, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: St. Anne's Chapel, Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036-0261, United States

November 7, 2014

Zeitgeist Northwest: Portland German Film Festival, Through November 11

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The 5th annual film festival presented by Zeitgeist Northwest promises to be the most varied and interesting screening of cutting-edge German and German-language films yet. In addition to showing comedies, music films, dramas, historical films, documentaries and childrens’ fare, there... More

Start: November 7, 2014 7:00 pm
End: November 11, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Cinema 21
Address:
616 NW 21st Avenue, Portland
Cost: $5 to $25

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