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August 19, 2016

Aaron Meyer in Performance

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The concert rock violinist appears in a program bridging world, contemporary progressive rock, and classical genres.  

Start: August 19, 2016 7:00 pm
End: August 19, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: Free

Gilbert and Sullivan’s Iolanthe or The Peer and the Peri, Through August 28

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Now in its fifth year, the Light Opera of Portland is one of the very few resident musical repertory companies in Oregon. As much an extended family as a group of players, the troupe brings together talented cast and crew members to perform live light opera and musical theatre productions, specializing in the works of… More

Start: August 19, 2016 7:30 pm
End: August 28, 2016 3:30 pm
Venue: Alpenrose Opera House
Address:
6149 SW Shattuck Road, Portland, 97221
Cost: $5 to $18

Britt Orchestra: Yefim Bronfman

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American composer Julia Wolfe won the Pulitzer Prize for Music in 2015. The Wall Street Journal wrote that Wolfe has “long inhabited a terrain of [her] own, a place where classical forms are recharged by the repetitive patterns of minimalism and the driving energy of rock.” The orchestra performs her 1988 work Amber Waves of Grain. Next, internationally… More

Start: August 19, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
Address:
350 S 1st Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: Reserved $47 | Lawn $32 | Child/Student Lawn $10

August 20, 2016

2016 Silverton Fine Arts Festival, August 20 & 21

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Over eighty vendors of pottery, fiber, jewelry, photography, paintings and other arts are represented in this two-day event, which also features live music, international food booths, artist demonstrations and a kids area. There is shuttle service from Roth’s Parking Lot, Eugene Field, and old Rite Aid. August 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and August… More

Start: August 20, 2016 10:00 am
End: August 21, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Coolidge-McClaine Park
Address:
303 Coolidge Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, United States
Cost: Free

William Byrd Festival Final Concert

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The 19th annual renewal of this two-week event, devoted to perhaps the greatest composer of the English Renaissance, concludes with a concert titled “Sing Joyfully,” featuring music by Byrd, Dering, Gibbons, Tomkins and Weelkes performed by Cantores in Ecclesia under the direction of Mark Williams. A pre-concert talk given by Dr. William Mahrt begins at 7 p.m…. More

Start: August 20, 2016 7:30 pm
End: August 20, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Patrick’s Church
Address:
1623 N.W. 19th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97209, United States
Cost: $20, $15 for seniors & students

Britt Orchestra: Crater Lake – Orchestra Showcase

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For Closing Night of the 2016 season, Teddy Abrams continues the tradition of spotlighting the Britt Orchestra with an all-orchestral program. The concert starts with a repeat performance of Michael Gordon’s work Natural History, as commissioned by Britt in honor of Crater Lake National Park. The piece premiered at the park on July 29-30, and the… More

Start: August 20, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
Address:
350 S 1st Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: Reserved $47 | Lawn $32 | Child/Student Lawn $10

August 26, 2016

Portland Actors Ensemble: Love’s Labour’s Lost

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Marylhurst University hosts a performance of PAE’s summer production of the Shakespeare play, which opens at Condordia University on July 29 and closes September 4 at Reed College. Get the schedule of all performances.

Start: August 26, 2016 6:00 pm
End: August 26, 2016 9:00 pm
Venue: Marylhurst University
Address:
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036, United States
Cost: Free

September 6, 2016

ART: Trevor, through October 2

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Artists Repertory Theatre presents the Northwest premiere of this hilarious and heart-wrenching Nick Jones comedy, whose star is Trevor, a 200-pound chimp intent on reviving his showbiz career, which has already included working with Morgan Fairchild. He lives with his human mom as part of a regular family, trying to get by in spite of neighbors who simply… More

Start: September 6, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 2, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

October 4, 2016

ART: American Hero, through November 30

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When the American Dream is dashed, try making a sandwich. A trio of disparate and desperate “sandwich artists” find themselves abandoned by their fast-food franchise and left to their own devices in the Northwest premiere of this satirical comedy about making ends “meat and cheese.” Shows run from October 4 through 30. Get more information from… More

Start: October 4, 2016 7:30 pm
End: October 30, 2016 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

November 22, 2016

ART: A Civil War Christmas, through December 23

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Set during a time when the country is divided by conflicting ideologies and convictions following a contentious presidential election, Paula Vogel’s sweeping, music-rich story plays out one frigid Christmas Eve on the banks of the Potomac River. Presented by Artists Repertory Theatre in shows running November 11 through December 23. Get more information from ART.

Start: November 22, 2016 7:30 pm
End: December 23, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

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