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May 5, 2017

Reed College: Spring Dance Concert, May 5 & 6

Featuring the Reed College Dance Department. The Reed College Dance Department presents the 2017 Spring Dance Concert, featuring student choreography, collaborations with the Reed Chorus and Collegium, and work by choreographer-in-residence Iris Erez. Performances: Friday, May 5, 7:00 pm and Saturday, May 6, 7:00 pm.

Start: May 5, 2017 7:00 pm
End: May 5, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Greenwood Theatre, Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd., Portland, 97202
Cost: $3-$7

PBO: Vivaldi’s World, May 5-7

Vivaldi was not the only composer writing virtuosic concertos in the early 18th century. Portland Baroque Orchestra and Monica Huggett explore the sonic world of the Italian composer and his contemporaries, including Telemann and Pergolesi, in this tour of concertos featuring Huggett with bassoonist Nate Helgeson, cellist Tanya Tomkins, and lutenist John Lenti. Three performances: May 5 and… More

Start: May 5, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 7, 2017 5:00 pm

Portland Opera: LA BOHÈME, Through May 13

“Believable characters whose feelings are portrayed so deeply and so vividly that, as we look on, their emotions soon become ours.” – NPR Don’t miss the American debut of the exciting Italian tenor Giordano Lucá. Rodolfo and his friends get by on hopes, wine, and wits in 1830s Paris, but Mimi is the spark of… More

Start: May 5, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 13, 2017 7:30 pm
Venue: Keller Auditorium
222 SW Clay Street, Portland, 97201

Westside Community & Youth Orchestra: 2017 Spring Concert “Wand of Youth”

The Westside Community & Youth Orchestra presents its Spring 2017 concert. This year’s theme is from Edward Elgar’s suites, “The Wand of Youth”, including: Overture, Minuet and Fairies and Giants. His suites are based on tunes he wrote when he was a youth. The concert also includes numbers from Aaron Copland, Amadeus Mozart and Leroy… More

Start: May 5, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 5, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Liberty High School Auditorium
21945 NW Wagon Way, Hillsboro, OR, 97124, United States
Cost: Free Will Donation

In Mulieribus and Friends: 10th Anniversary Concert

Tuesday Rupp returns! Join our grand anniversary celebration with co-founders Anna Song and Tuesday Rupp, and all the women of In Mulieribus. The program includes an exciting mix of old and new, with world premieres by John Vergin, Andrea Reinkemeyer and Robert Lockwood commissioned to mark this special occasion, as well as works by Perotin,… More

Start: May 5, 2017 8:00 pm
End: May 5, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: St. Mary's Cathedral
716 NW Davis, Portland, 97209
Cost: $15-$30

May 6, 2017

ARCO Piano Trio plays at Incredible Edibles 2017

The ARCO Piano Trio performs at the Incredible Edibles 2017 Plant Sale, featuring Mike Hsu – violin; Owen Hofmann-Smith – cello; and David Brokaw – piano. Program Includes: Corelli: Trio Sonata Op.1&4 (selections) Piazzolla: Four Seasons (Primavera, Invierno) Mike Hsu: Moonstruck & Aardvark Sauce Kenji Bunch: Whispers, Dies Irie Vivaldi: La Follia

Start: May 6, 2017 11:00 am
End: May 6, 2017 12:30 pm
Venue: Westminster Presbyterian Church (parking lot)
1624 NE Hancock St, Portland, 97212
Cost: Free

Metro Dancers: Alice in Wonderland! May 6 & 13

Metro Dancers is a nonprofit regional dance company made up of professional and pre-professional dancers. It’s part of our mission to make fine arts experiences accessible to all people. We have been offering high-quality dance performances to sold-out audiences for over 40 years. Join Alice on her incredible adventures in the world of Wonderland! Visit the… More

Start: May 6, 2017 3:00 pm
End: May 13, 2017 7:00 pm
Venue: Portland Metro Arts
9003 SE Stark Street, Portland, 97216
Cost: Pre-sale tickets $13.00 children and seniors, $18.00 adults

North Portland Vocal Studio: An Afternoon of Soprano Delights

North Portland Vocal Studio’s lyric coloratura, Laura Neary Smith, and spinto/dramatic, Katelyn Anne Pirot, will perform some of opera’s most beautiful, challenging and dramatic soprano repertoire from works by Wagner, Massenet, Verdi, Donizetti and more. Their program will also include a duet from Strauss’s Arabella and the Flower Duet from Lakmé. Don’t miss this thrill-ride… More

Start: May 6, 2017 3:00 pm
End: May 6, 2017 4:30 pm
Venue: The Chapel at Mary's Woods
17400 Holy Names Dr, Lake Oswego, 97034, United States
Cost: Free

Pure Imagination: Songs of Long Ago and Far Away

Mezzo soprano, Alexis Hamilton, and collaborative pianist, Rodney Menn, team up for an evening of music to benefit the ministries of Hillsdale United Church of Christ. Best known for her long tenure as as the Manager of Education & Outreach for Portland Opera, and her roles in (almost) every Gilbert & Sullivan operetta ever written… More

Start: May 6, 2017 7:00 pm
End: May 6, 2017 8:30 pm
Venue: Hillsdale Community Church, United Church of Christ
6948 SW Capitol Hwy., Portland, 97219
Cost: $20

Classical Up Close: Milwaukie Lutheran Church

Classical Up Close is a cooperative effort by musicians of the Oregon Symphony Orchestra and community partners to offer free chamber music concerts, bringing world class symphony musicians to the public. Christa Wessel, emcee. Special Guest Artist: Suzanne Nance, On-Air host of All Classical Portland Program includes: FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Sonata in F Major for Violin… More

Start: May 6, 2017 7:30 pm
End: May 6, 2017 9:30 pm
Venue: Milwaukie Lutheran Church
3810 SE Lake Rd, Milwaukie, OR, 97222, United States
Cost: Free

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