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October 10, 2014

Imago Theatre: The Homecoming, through November 9

The Homecoming

What may be Harold Pinter’s most ambitious play is presented in a production running through November 9, with performances Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. No show on Halloween weekend, and one Thursday show... More

Start: October 10, 2014 8:00 pm
End: November 9, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Imago Theatre
17 S.E. 8th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97214, United States
Cost: $21-27

PCG: Jason Vieaux in Recital


Portland Classic Guitar presents the acclaimed guitarist, teacher and recording artist, following a master class in Marylhurst University’s Wiegand Hall at 11 a.m. the same day. Reserve tickets through PCG, either online or by calling 503-654-0082.

Start: October 10, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 10, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: St. Anne's Chapel, Maryhurst University
17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, OR, 97036-0261, United States
Cost: $30-49

October 11, 2014

Northwest Dancesport Championships — October 11 & 12


Ballroom competitors from the Pacific Northwest and Portland vie in a glamorous show of the country's highest level of ballroom dancing. Last year's champions will be in attendance, as well as new competitors. Social dancing time is included in the... More

Start: October 11, 2014 8:30 am
End: October 12, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: Tiffany Center
1410 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

Oregon Repertory Singers: Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis, October 11 & 12


Oregon Repertory Singers, one of Portland’s longest-lived and most heralded civic choirs, opens its 2014-15 season with Ludwig Van Beethoven’s majestic Missa Solemnis. The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra joins the choir’s 90 voices to perform Beethoven’s masterwork, which has not been... More

Start: October 11, 2014 4:00 pm
End: October 12, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
1838 SW Jefferson Street, Portland, 97201

Oregon Symphony: Korngold’s Violin Concerto, October 11 & 13


Korngold’s Violin Concerto requires a virtuoso violinist to realize its lush lyricism. Who better for that than the young Dutch sensation Simone Lamsma making her debut? Program also includes Mozart’s Symphony No. 32; Orpheus of Stravinsky and Strauss’ Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry... More

Start: October 11, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 13, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $22 to $99

Oregon Ballet Theatre: OBT 25, Through October 18


OBT kicks off its celebration of 25 years of thrilling dance with a program dedicated to both our rich history and our exciting future. Returning to the repertory for the first time in over a decade is George Balanchine’s masterwork,... More

Start: October 11, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 18, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Keller Auditorium
222 Southwest Clay Street, Portland, 97201
Cost: $35 to $155

The Ensemble: Chansons Françaises, October 11 & 12


A quintet of voices plus piano present a concert of works from the Franco-Flemish masters, in addition to French solo works from the 19th and 20th Centuries. Participant in Arts Card and Arts for All programs. Two performances: October 11 at... More

Start: October 11, 2014 8:00 pm
End: October 12, 2014 5:15 pm
Venue: Two venues,
See full listing for details, OR, United States
Cost: $20; $15 for seniors, $10 for students

October 12, 2014

Metropolitan Opera National Council Oregon District Auditions

Met Auditions

These important auditions for young singers are open to the public, and tickets can be purchased at the door on the day of the event.

Start: October 12, 2014 1:00 pm
End: October 12, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall
1320 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: $15

October 13, 2014

Bruce Vantine’s Cornerstone Chorale and Brass

Cornerstone Chorale

This performance includes twenty singers, a brass quintet, percussionist, pianist and narrators, offering a message of reconciliation.

Start: October 13, 2014 7:00 pm
End: October 13, 2014 9:15 pm
Venue: Augustana Lutheran Church
2710 N.E. 14th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97212, United States
Cost: $10-15

Friends of Chamber Music: Philharmonia Quartett Berlin, October 13 & 14


Formed in 1984 by principal concertmaster and string section leaders of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, the Philharmonia Quartett Berlin has celebrated a critically acclaimed career, establishing itself among the world’s premier string quartets with over 20 years of international concerts... More

Start: October 13, 2014 7:30 pm
End: October 14, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall on the campus of Portland State University
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $5 to $47

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