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April 30, 2015

Milagro: American Night-The Ballad of Juan José, Through May 23


A Wild Odyssey through American History. As Juan José feverishly studies for his citizenship exam, his obsession to pass takes him on a fantastical odyssey through U.S. history guided by a handful of unsung citizens who made courageous choices in some... More

Start: April 30, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 23, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Milagro
525 SE Stark Street, Portland, 97214
Cost: $19 to $24

On an Overgrown Path Dreamscapes, Dances and Love Stories of the European Borderlands


Featuring Lyrical Strings Duo with Agnieska Laska Dancers, Chervona Bambino and Ilene Safyan Original arrangements and new dance works celebrating the European Borderlands with music of Dvorak, Chopin, Janaecek, Hubay, and Lysenko and the folk and gypsy traditions that inspired them. Q&A... More

Start: April 30, 2015 8:00 pm
End: April 30, 2015 10:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Rose Theatre
3000 NE Alberta Street, Portland, 97211

May 1, 2015

Oregon Potters Association: Annual Ceramic Showcase, through May 3


This  three-day event features the work of more than 150 artists from Oregon and SW Washington on display and for sale, including serving and baking pieces, vases and vessels, wall art and other items for the home, garden and office. Other aspects of... More

Start: May 1, 2015 10:00 am
End: May 3, 2015 5:00 pm
Venue: Veterans Memorial Coliseum
300 N. Winning Way, Portland, OR, 97227, United States
Cost: Free

Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra: Romantic Gems May 1 & 2


PCSO ends the season in a grand collaboration of dynamic duos! Reflecting its mission for education, community outreach, and collaboration, violin students of friends and teachers affiliated with PCSO are featured in the iconic Bach Double Concerto. Two of Portland's... More

Start: May 1, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 2, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: First United Methodist Church
Phone: 503-228-3195
1838 SW Jefferson Street, Portland, 97201

Oregon Symphony: Storm Large


Featuring Storm Large, vocals; Paul Ghun Kim, conductor. Portland’s unforgettable songstress returns to her favorite orchestra. But this time she wraps herself around the American Songbook standards. Where tradition ends and Storm takes off will be anyone’s guess! It’s sure to be a... More

Start: May 1, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $35 to $127

Portland Opera: Show Boat, Through May 9


Show Boat revolutionized American musical theater, thanks to its epic story and musical sophistication. This saga of three romances that blossom aboard a Mississippi River show boat reflected the true face of America as it was…and still is today, more... More

Start: May 1, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 9, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Keller Auditorium
222 Southwest Clay Street, Portland, 97201.

Lakewood Theatre Company: Mame, Through June 14


Music and Lyrics by Jerry Herman. Based on the novel by Patrick Dennis, and the play Auntie Mame by Lawrence & Lee. Directed by John Oules. At the height of the 1920s Auntie Mame becomes the guardian of Patrick, her young nephew. Her... More

Start: May 1, 2015 7:30 pm
End: June 14, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Lakewood Theatre Company
Phone: 503-635-3901
368 S. State Street, Lake Oswego, OR, 97034, United States

Warner Pacific College: Spring Wind Ensemble Concert


The WPC Wind Ensemble concert features two alums and one current student in a medley of Miss Saigon. Free Admission.

Start: May 1, 2015 7:30 pm
Venue: Warner Pacific College
2219 SE 68th Avenue, Portland, 97215

Oregon Mandolin Orchestra Spring Concert


The orchestra appears with guest artist Gideon Freudmann for a special night of music.

Start: May 1, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 1, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
527 E. Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States
Cost: $15 in advance, $20 day of show

Aaron Meyer and Tim Ellis with the Columbia Gorge Sinfonietta

Meyer Ellis

The Columbia Gorge Orchestra Association presents rock violinist Aaron Meyer and the Columbia Gorge Sinfonietta for an evening of lyrical, high-energy music specially arranged for Aaron and the orchestra. From Celtic-inspired music to classical favorites, Aaron and special guest guitarist... More

Start: May 1, 2015 7:30 pm
End: May 1, 2015 9:30 pm
Venue: Hood River Middle School Auditorium
1602 May Street, Hood River, OR, 97031, United States
Cost: $20

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