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June 21, 2016

Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, through August 21

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Now in its eighth season, the Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, a non-profit theatre company, introduces two new Shakespeare plays to its repertory: Hamlet and The Tempest. OPS Fest is dedicated to bringing a new style of Shakespearean performance to Portland and the surrounding area, by reviving the old. Their actors perform using the same performance… More

Start: June 21, 2016 9:00 pm
End: August 21, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue: Several venues
Address:
See full listing for details, OR, United States
Cost: Free

June 27, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: A Trio of Trios, June 27 & 28

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Long-time CMNW favorites Ida Kavafian, Steven Tenenbom, and Peter Wiley will thrill audiences with three Classic string trio masterpieces by Haydn, Beethoven, and Mozart – a great way to start your Summer Festival! Program includes Haydn’s String Trio in G Major (after Keyboard Sonata in G Major, Hob. XVI:40); String Trio in D Major, op. 9,… More

Start: June 27, 2016 8:00 pm
End: August 28, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

July 8, 2016

Portland Opera: Eugene Onegin, Through July 26

Portland Opera

Best friends destined to duel. Young lovers destined to part. It’s the right place but the wrong time, as the mutual attraction between Tatiana and Onegin never quite synchronizes, with heartbreaking results. You’ll be drawn inexorably into Tchaikovsky’s “seven lyrical scenes,” an intimate and superbly etched depiction of four young lovers juxtaposed with the harsh… More

Start: July 8, 2016 7:30 pm
End: July 26, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Phone: 503-248-4335
Address:
1111 SW Broadway (at Main Street), Portland, 97205

July 17, 2016

Portland Wind Symphony: Summer Concert, July 17 & 24

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PWS – an outstanding local wind ensemble, performing thru-out Oregon since 1988. Program features: Downey Overture : Navarro Star Wars Trilogy : Williams/ Hunsberger Cascades Rag : Joplin Them Basses : Huffine West Side Story Selections : Bernstein/ Duthoit The Mad Major : Alford El Camino Real : Reed Program repeats July 24, 6:00 PM… More

Start: July 17, 2016 6:00 pm
End: July 24, 2016 6:00 pm
Venue: The Grotto
Address:
8840 NE Skidmore Street, Portland, 97220
Cost: Free admission

July 22, 2016

Portland Opera: The Italian Girl In Algiers, Through August 6

Portland Opera

It’s a right hook directly to the male ego… You’ll cheer for the audacious Isabella, who crosses the Mediterranean and rescues her fiancé by putting putting his captor’s entire entourage down for the count. Rossini’s knockout comedy features music of enormous vitality, wit and beauty, centered on the feisty and independent Italian girl at the… More

Start: July 22, 2016 7:30 pm
End: August 6, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Newmark Theatre
Phone: 503-248-4335
Address:
1111 SW Broadway (at Main Street), Portland, 97205

July 23, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Stories of Light and Life, July 23 & 24

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Protégé Project ensemble, the Akropolis Reed Quintet is joined by CMNW festival favorites including Tara Helen O’Connor and Theodore Arm performing stunning storytelling works including Kurt Weill’s “Threepenny Opera Suite”, Bruce Adolphe’s “Einstein’s Light”, and Milhaud’s jazzy“Creation of the World”. Including Michele Mariana, Jennifer Frautschi, Angelo Xiang Yu, Theodore Arm, Mihai Marica, Curtis Daily, Tara Helen… More

Start: July 23, 2016 8:00 pm
End: July 24, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

July 24, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: “Creativity: Methods & Mysteries of the Musical Imagination”

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Join award winning composer Bruce Adolphe for an enlightening and revealing one-hour conversation exploring how music and creativity nourish the brain and our souls. Single Ticket Sales begin May 2, 2016. Series Packages available NOW! Visit Chamber Music Northwest website to purchase tickets and view full Summer Festival schedule.

Start: July 24, 2016 2:00 pm
Venue: Lincoln Recital Hall, Room 75, on the campus of Portland State University
Address:
1620 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97201

July 25, 2016

CMNW Summer Festival: Beethoven’s Progression, July 25 & 26

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Grammy Award winner Jennifer Frautschi is featured in an All-Star ensemble that will treat you to works by Beethoven that trace his musical progression through the years, from his early Septet in E-flat Major to his late String Quartet in E-flat Major. Program includes: BEETHOVEN – Septet in E-flat Major, op. 20 BEETHOVEN – String… More

Start: July 25, 2016 8:00 pm
End: July 26, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Kaul Auditorium on the campus of Reed College
Phone: 503-771-1112
Address:
3203 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard, Portland, 97202

July 27, 2016

Abbey Bach Festival: Alon Goldstein in Performance

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The pianist plays Bach’s Italian Concerto and the Fantasie in C Major of Schubert, as well as works by Debussy and Ginastera. Church performer is organist Marcia Hauff. The evening’s schedule begins with optionial Vespers at 5:20 p.m., church concert at 6 p.m., followed by a picnic supper at 6:30 p.m. and the featured recital… More

Start: July 27, 2016 5:20 pm
End: July 27, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: Mount Angel Abbey
Address:
1 Abbey Drive, St. Benedict, OR, 97373, United States
Cost: $55/pp includes picnic supper and both concerts; $125/pp includes picnic supper, church concert and reserved seating at the featured performance

CMNW Summer Festival: Hsu and Yu in Recital

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Protégé Project composer Andrew Hsu is joined by violinist Angelo Xiang Yu in this recital concert at the casual Alberta Rose Theatre featuring works by Mozart, Debussy, Messian and Hsu himself. Program includes: MOZART- Violin Sonata in B-flat Major, K. 378 ANDREW HSU – sea meadows (2014) DEBUSSY – Violin Sonata in G Minor (1916–17) MESSIAEN – Theme and… More

Start: July 27, 2016 8:00 pm
Venue: Alberta Rose Theatre
Address:
3000 NE Alberta Street, Portland, 97211

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