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April 12, 2014

Documentary Screening: Growing Up Together

Growing Up Together

This first documentary by local filmmaker Jing DiPiero captures the parenting journey of a multi-generational and multicultural family, including two young children.

Start: April 12, 2014 2:30 pm
End: April 12, 2014 4:30 pm
Venue: Clinton Street Theater
Address:
2522 S.E. Clinton Street, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: $10; children 10 and under admitted free

April 11, 2014

Cappella Romana: Passion Week, Repeats April 12

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For the first time in recorded history, Cappella Romana presents the last major sacred work composed in Russia before Stalin’s 1932 crackdown: Passion Week by Maximilian Steinberg. Composed 1921–26, during the early years of the Soviet Period, artists still had... More

Start: April 11, 2014 8:30 pm
End: April 12, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: St. Mary's Cathedral
Phone: 503-228-4397
Address:
1716 NW Davis Street, Portland, 97209
Cost: $18 to $39

Manuel Barrueco in Concert

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The internationally recognized guitarist offers a program that includes Bach's Suite in D Major, five sonatas by Scarlatti, a sonata by Joaquín Turina, and several selections by Isaac Albéniz. For tickets, call 503-654-0082 or visit PCG.

Start: April 11, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 11, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: First Congregational Church
Address:
1126 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: $30 to $49

Unfortunate Love: A Musical Theatre Revue

Unfortunate Love

The Lewis & Clark College Department of Music and The George V. Bishop Opera Theatre Workshop present a program featuring ensembles and solos that depict various kinds of forbidden or unfortunate love, including scenes from West Side Story. Admission $10;... More

Start: April 11, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 11, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Evans Auditorium, Lewis & Clark College
Address:
0615 S.W. Palatine Hill Road, Portland, OR, 97219, United States
Cost: $10, but see full listing for discounts

Oregon Symphony: Pink Martini

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Portland's two favorite bands on one stage at the same time! Carlos on the podium. Thomas on the piano. Look out! These folks sold out three concerts a couple of years ago and will surely do it again. Carlos Kalmar, conductor. Performance repeats... More

Start: April 11, 2014 7:30 pm
End: April 13, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Phone: 503-248-4335
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $35 to $127

Musica Maestrale: A Confluence of Sounds, April 11 & 12

Musica Maestrale

The Early Music group Musica Maestrale presents a program of lesser-known gems of the late Baroque from Germany and Italy, written for some unusual instrument combinations. Victoria Gunn plays viola and viola d'amore, Scott Johnson is on harpsichord and Brandon... More

Start: April 11, 2014 7:30 pm
End: April 12, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: See full listing for both venues
Address:
Portland, OR, United States
Cost: $18; $15 for students & seniors

Walters Cultural Arts Center: Ron Steen Quartet

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Hailed as the “Godfather of Jazz Jams” in Portland, Ron Steen is a local treasure not to be missed. A seasoned musician who has been leading jam sessions for over 20 years, Steen is a prolific drummer who delivers... More

Start: April 11, 2014 7:25 pm
End: April 11, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
Address:
527 East Main St., Hillsboro, 97123
Cost: $15 to $20

April 10, 2014

White Bird Dance: Emio Greco. (The Netherlands) – Rocco

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Rocco. Choreographer Emio Greco and director Pieter Scholten have created their most memorable dance-theater work to date that literarily brings you into the boxing ring. Inspired by Luchino Visconti’s classic film Rocco and His Brothers, Rocco creates a theatrical environment... More

Start: April 10, 2014 8:00 pm
End: April 12, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Phone: 503-248-4335
Address:
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $20 to $30

April 9, 2014

University of Portland Performing & Fine Arts: Cymbeline by William Shakespeare, Through April 13

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Andrew Golla directs this fun-filled and suspenseful romance Shakespeare's characters plot, lie, and don disguises. Some lose their faith, some their wits, and one their head. Will the two young lovers ever be together? Or will the evil schemers' plans... More

Start: April 9, 2014 7:30 pm
End: April 13, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Margo Hunt Theater on the campus of the University of Portland
Address:
5000 N Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: $5 to $10

Oregon Writers Colony: Literary Lounge

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The changing landscape of publishing is discussed in a relaxed, community-oriented setting, with questions from the audience welcome. Guests this evening include Mary Rosenblum, teacher and award-winning author of mystery and science fiction novels; Laura Stanfill, founder and publisher of... More

Start: April 9, 2014 7:00 pm
End: April 9, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: TaborSpace
Address:
5441 S.E. Belmont Street, Portland, OR, 97215, United States
Cost: $5 suggested donation; free to OWC members

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