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November 30, 2014

Choral Arts Ensemble: At the Grotto


Choral Arts Ensemble of Portland is pleased to be singing as part of the Grotto's annual Christmas Festival of Lights. We are performing a variety of seasonal music by Lauridsen, Gjeilo, Gorecki and Rutter, as well as traditional carols. Admission to... More

Start: November 30, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: The Grotto
8840 NE Skidmore Street, Portland, 97220
Cost: Free with paid admission into the Festival of Lights.

December 3, 2014

Portland Playhouse: A Christmas Carol, Through December 28


Dickens’ classic ghost story returns after last year’s success in attracting a large, diverse, and enthusiastic neighborhood audience. This homemade, holiday treat that invokes the beauty of second chances will charm you in with what Portland Monthly called “an immersive... More

Start: December 3, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 28, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Portland Playhouse
Phone: 503-488-5822
602 NE Prescott Street, Portland, 97211
Cost: $20 to $36

Clark College Orchestra Fall Concert


Australian baritone David Wakeham joins Music Director Donald Appert and the orchestra for a concert celebrating Appert’s twenty-five years with the ensemble. The program includes Brahms’ Academic Festival Overture, Wagner’s Prelude to Act II of Lohengrin, Night Ride and Sunrise of... More

Start: December 3, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 3, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Vancouver School of Arts and Academics
3101 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98663, United States
Cost: Free, but donations gladly accepted

December 4, 2014

Bounteous Feast of British Masterpieces

Clark College

The Women’s Choral Ensemble of Clark College performs Benjamin Britten’s A Ceremony of Carols, accompanied by harpist Kimberly Houser, and presents several other seasonal selections. The Clark College Chorale also appears, offering Ubi caritas by Durufle and Mozart’s Laudate Dominum with soprano soloist... More

Start: December 4, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 4, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Gaiser Hall, Clark College
1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, WA, 98661, United States
Cost: Free, but donations gladly accepted

Eugene Symphony: Mendelssohn & Elgar


Elgar's Variations have delighted and confounded listeners for a century, as its 14 portraits of his friends and family are based on a theme that is never heard...hence the Enigma!  Also, acclaimed violinist Elissa Lee Koljonen enchants us with Mendelssohn's... More

Start: December 4, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Hult Center - Silva Concert Hall
Phone: 541-682-5087
1 Eugene Center (7th & Willamette), Eugene, OR, 97401, United States
Cost: $10 to $59

December 5, 2014

Grinched, December 5 & 6


This modern twist on the Dr. Seuss classic tells the story of Mr. Grinch, the lonely and bitter owner of Who-Mart a one-stop shop in the heart of Whoville. In spite of a poor economy, the Whos succumb to clever marketing... More

Start: December 5, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 6, 2014 8:30 pm
Venue: Alberta Abbey Auditorium
126 N.E. Alberta Street, Portland, OR, 97211, United States
Cost: $12 at the door, $10 in advance. $5 for children.

Magenta Theater: Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus; through December 20

Yes Virginia

Warm your heart and soul just in time for the holidays with this radio drama by Andrew J. Fenady. Spend some time with the working class O'Hanlon family and Frank Church as they face their toughest battles and search for... More

Start: December 5, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 20, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Magenta Theater
606 Main Street, Vancouver, WA, 98660, United States

Music Forward!

Music Forward

This holiday concert is a benefit for music scholarship, featuring ensembles from Portland State University’s College of the Arts: orchestra, jazz, choir, taiko drumming and more.

Start: December 5, 2014 7:30 pm
End: December 5, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Lincoln Performance Hall, Portland State University
1620 S.W. Park Avenue, Portland, OR, 97201, United States
Cost: $25, $5 for students

December 6, 2014

University of Portland School of Performing & Fine Arts: The Russian Concert


The Wind Symphony is proud to present the American premiere of Boris Kozhevnikov’s First Symphony.  In addition, junior oboist Janna Riley solos with the band on Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s Variations on a Theme of Glinka. The Wind Symphony offers a special... More

Start: December 6, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Buckley Center Auditorium on the campus of the University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, 97203
Cost: Free, but tickets required

Trinity Cathedral: Advent Procession of Lessons and Carols, December 6 & 7


In August 2014, the Trinity Choir served as choir-in-residence for a week at Bristol Cathedral, England, where they sang Choral Evensong daily and the principal Eucharist on Sunday. The choir sings this beloved annual meditation on Advent themes of longing and... More

Start: December 6, 2014 7:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
Phone: 503-222-9811
147 N.W. Nineteenth Avenue, Portland, 97209

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