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August 20, 2016

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

February 7, 2017

ART: Marjorie Prime, through March 5

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In this tender and inquisitive new drama, a family grapples with the difference between a life lived and a life remembered, as 85-year-old Marjorie struggles to keep hold of her memories and identity, gently assisted by an artificial version of her late husband, Walter. An exploration of aging, memory and technology, Marjorie Prime peers into… More

Start: February 7, 2017 7:30 pm
End: March 5, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

March 7, 2017

ART: Feathers and Teeth, through April 2

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The fairytale concoction of teen angst and devastating loss makes for a grisly good time in this crackling new “thrilledy” — a stew of dark comedy, family drama and fantastical carnage. It’s 1978, and young Chris is reeling from her mom’s illness and recent death. Throw in dad’s new girlfriend, who is also mom’s ex-nurse,… More

Start: March 7, 2017 7:30 pm
End: April 2, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 979205, United States

April 25, 2017

ART: The Talented Ones, through May 21

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The American Dream teeters on the abyss as immigrants Cindy and Omar face their thwarted dreams and unraveling marriage, while Omar’s buddy Patrick connives to push them over the edge. In this funny but dark comedy, trouble erupts one night when bad choices are followed by verrrrry bad choices. The stakes become lethal as these… More

Start: April 25, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 21, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

May 16, 2017

ART: The Importance of Being Earnest, through June 11

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An all-female, all-star Portland cast enlivens this gender-bending production of Oscar Wilde’s magnificent 19th Century comedy of manners and social status. Lovely Gwendolyn and adorable Cecily don’t care who they marry as long as his name is Earnest  — so manly and respectable. Jack and Algernon are utterly smitten and only too happy to ditch… More

Start: May 16, 2017 7:30 pm
End: June 11, 2017 5:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre
Address:
1515 S.W. Morrison Street, Portland, OR, 97205, United States

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