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February 11, 2016

Milagro: Contigo Pan y Cebolla, through March 5

Milagro

This tragicomedy by Héctor Quintero is set in Havana during the late 1950s, just before the Cuban revolution takes hold. When an optimistic, materialistic matriarch battles to create the appearance of wealth in front of her neighbors, she only succeeds in creating... More

Start: February 11, 2016 7:30 pm
End: March 5, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Milagro Theatre
Address:
525 S.E. Stark Street, Portland, OR, 97214, United States

Portland’5 and Chamber Music Northwest: Turtle Island String Quartet

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Since its inception in 1985, Turtle Island Quartet has been a singular force in the creation of bold, new trends in chamber music for strings. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma has proclaimed TIQ to be “a unified voice that truly breaks new... More

Start: February 11, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Winningstad Theatre
Address:
1111 SW Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $34.50

BodyVox: skinner/kirk Dance Ensemble, Through February 20

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skinner|kirk DANCE ENSEMBLE is a company that creates "Dance of gorgeous pure pattern and ensemble work" (The Oregonian). In February, Eric Skinner and Daniel Kirk offer the world premier of two new works that explore themes of relationships and spirituality.... More

Start: February 11, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 20, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: BodyVox Dance Center
Phone: 503-229-0627
Address:
1201 NW 17th Avenue, Portland, 97209
Cost: $25 to $59

February 12, 2016

Cappella Romana: Passion Week by Maximilian Steinberg, February 12, 13 &14

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Cappella Romana presents Maximilian Steinberg’s Passion Week, a collection of choral hymns for Holy Week in the Russian Orthodox tradition. The last major sacred work to be composed following the imposition of Communism, Passion Week continues the movement in early... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 14, 2016 2:30 pm
Venue: Blessed Sacrament Church
Address:
5050 8th Avenue NE, Seattle, 98105, United States
Cost: $10 to $44

Friends of Chamber Music: Rachel Barton Pine & Mike Block

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American violinist Rachel Barton Pine, who thrills audiences with her dazzling technique, lustrous tone, and infectious joy in music-making, joins with multi-talented cellist Mike Block in a program that will touch upon everything from Bach to Appalachian folk to Metallica. “An... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: The Old Church
Address:
1422 SW 11th Avenue, Portland, 97201

Joaquin Lopez in Concert

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Inspired by Mexican folklore and the Latin American Bolero, the songwriter and storyteller performs an intimate evening of song and story, inspired by Mexican folklore and the Latin American Bolero, accompanied by guest musician James Ashley Mayer. Joaquin’s songs are at... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 12, 2016 10:00 pm
Venue: Walters Cultural Arts Center
Address:
527 East Main Street, Hillsboro, OR, 97123, United States
Cost: $14 advance, $18 day of show

Oregon Symphony: Star Trek Into Darkness

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Star Trek Into Darkness, J.J. Abrams’ riveting sequel, comes to the giant screen alongside the Oregon Symphony orchestra, performing Michael Giacchino’s thrilling score live to picture. With the brilliant Benedict Cumberbatch in the role of super-villain, you’ll be left with... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
Venue: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Address:
1037 Southwest Broadway, Portland, 97205
Cost: $35 to $115

Magenta Theater: The Women, through February 27

The Women

Clare Boothe Luce’s 1936 play has become a modern classic. With a large cast of over thiry women — and no male characters at all — The Women provides a panorama of the modern metropolitan world from a feminine viewpoint. The cast includes Brenda... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: March 27, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Magenta Theater
Address:
1108 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States
Cost: $18

Rising Star Bolai Cao Premieres Composition by Oregon Composer Bryan Johanson, February 12, 13 & 14

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Portland Piano International is proud to announce the third work composed through its Commissioning Project and performed in cooperation with its already-established Rising Stars program. Performances feature Chinese pianist Bolai Cao playing Portland composer Bryan Johanson’a world premiere Essercizi, inspired by... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 14, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue: Terwilliger Plaza
Address:
2545 SW Terwilliger Blvd., Portland, 97201
Cost: Free and open to the public

Resurrection Players: Valentines’ Timeout, February 12 & 13

Resurrection Players

A service of fine finger foods accompanies Wholly Matrimony, a contemporary comedy about a desperate wanna-be-bride who connives a wedding with the help of those nearest and dearest to her. Three performances: February 12 at 7:30 p.m., and February 13 at 3... More

Start: February 12, 2016 7:30 pm
End: February 13, 2016 9:30 pm
Venue: Resurrection Lutheran Church
Address:
1700 N.E. 132nd Avenue, Portland, OR, 97230, United States
Cost: $12

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