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August 22, 2014

The Dairyville Players: Trial by Jury and Cox and Box


The Dairyville Players perform under the direction of Dennis Britten and musical direction of Bernd R. Kuehn, conductor of the Oregon Chorale. Trial by Jury by Gilbert and Sullivan, their first successful musical, an uproarious spoof on the judicial system where... More

Start: August 22, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 24, 2014 7:30 pm
Venue: The Alpenrose Opera House
6149 SW Shattuck Road, Portland, 97221
Cost: Suggested donation from $8

Summer Soirée at the Gordon House

Gordon House Soiree

Salem Chamber Orchestra sponsors a recital by soprano Jen Lee, with pianist Aurelien Euler. Enjoy the idyllic setting of the Gordon House, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and nestled on the Oregon Garden Property in Silverton You can expect beautiful acoustics from the living... More

Start: August 22, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 22, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: The Gordon House
869 W Main Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, United States
Cost: $25, with special rates available. See full listing.

Gala Showcase of Young Professionals


Mark Westcott’s annual summer workshop for graduate school pianists and young artists from foreign countries climaxes with this fundraising recital. Featured will be Ketevan Kartvelishvili from the Republic of Georgia, as well as performances by Daniel Swayze, Ann Dennis, Dimitri Zhgenti,
 Nick... More

Start: August 22, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 22, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: The Recital Hall at Classic Pianos

3003 S..E Milwaukie Avenue, Portland, OR, 97202, United States
Cost: $20 suggested donation

Bach Cantata Choir: Madrigal Sing-along!


Come sing English and Italian madrigals (examples: The Silver Swan; Now is the Month of Maying; Come Again, Sweet Love). Ralph Nelson plays and conducts. We’ll learn a few songs before we break for dessert; then we’ll come back and... More

Start: August 22, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 23, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Private Homes: August 22, Hollywood District; August 23, Beaverton
Cost: $25

August 20, 2014

Jimmy Wilcox in concert!


Featuring Jimmy Wilcox, baritone; Mary McCarty, flute; Kris Klavik, oboe and John Rowehl, piano. Program includes Arias by Handel, Donizetti and Puccini; Art songs by Butterworth, Ravel and, Rorem; Musical theatre from Cole Porter, Jonathan Gealt, Zina Goldrich, Stevie Wonder and... More

Start: August 20, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 20, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church
1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201
Cost: $12.50 to $15

Marian McPartland Tribute

The Old Church

Concert pianist Marlise Stroebe presents a special tribute in honor of jazz composer Marian McPartland. Music will also include works by Mozart, Bach family, Debussy, Nadia & Lili Boulanger, and Piazzolla.

Start: August 20, 2014 12:00 pm
End: August 20, 2014 1:15 pm
Venue: The Old Church
1422 S.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: Free

August 19, 2014

Glen and Viola Walters Cultural Arts Center: Trickster Tales from Far and Near with professional storyteller Anne Rutherford


You don’t have to be a kid to enjoy an hour of great stories—especially when there are tricksters involved! Join us for a picnic on the Walters lawn (or the theatre, in case of rain) as master storyteller Anne Rutherford... More

Start: August 19, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 19, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
527 East Main Street, Hillsboro, 97123
Cost: Free Admission

The Oregon Renaissance Festival of Hillsboro, through September 21

Renaissance Festival

Travel back in time to a re-creation of a 16th century village for 13 days of merriment. Talented artisans, non-stop amazing stage entertainment; pageantry of the Queen and her royal court; knights in shining armor in live Jousting Tournaments; Falconry,... More

Start: August 19, 2014 8:00 am
End: August 19, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Washington County Fair Complex
73 N.E. 34th Avenue, Hillsboro, OR, 97124-, United States
Cost: $15.95; $7.95 for those under 13; those under 5 admitted free.

August 18, 2014

Theatre Vertigo & Anonymous Theatre: The Crucible

The Crucible

Arthur Miller’s fictional dramatization of the Salem witch trials is presented for one night only, with a cast kept completely secret, even to cast members themselves, until the performance. Paul Angelo directs. For more information and tickets, call 503-306-0870, visit... More

Start: August 18, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 18, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Gerding Theatre at the Armory
128 N.W. 11th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97209, United States
Cost: $25

August 17, 2014

Britt Classical Festival: Closing Night – Celebrate the Orchestra – Britt Orchestra


Closing night is a last chance to hear the Britt Orchestra this season and the program is an exciting celebration of the extraordinary musicians that make music for us year after year. Music Director Abrams is starting his tenure on the... More

Start: August 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Britt Pavilion
350 South First Street, Jacksonville, OR, 97530, United States
Cost: $10 to $45

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