Liminal is a theatre group like no other. This year they want to save Christmas. From itself. And what a present they’re bestowing. Jeff Marchant, Leo Daedalus and Carla Grant photo by Sumi Wu Making good and exceptional use of e.e.cummings’ texts Santa Claus (1946), The Christmas Tree (1920), and others, Liminal tackles the [...]
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Red Yarn (aka Andy Furgeson) is a family performer with a new musical puppet film called The Deep Woods. The 23 minute...
Brothers of the Baladi, the internationally-minded Oregon group fusing rock music with Arabic, Persian, Turkish and...
hosts its annual Holiday Sale Friday Dec. 5, from 6-9 pm and Saturday Dec. 6, 1-4 pm under the bridge at 322 SE Morrison...
Miracle Theatre invites the whole family to enjoy the 10th annual of Posada Milagro, Sunday, December 14, 1 – 5 pm at El Centro Milagro, 537 SE Stark St. This celebration features performances of an original pastorela and folkloric dance by Ballet Papalotl at 2 and 4 pm. There will [...]Read more ›
Oregon Hall of Fame Inductee Mark Bosnian presents his 18th annual Home For The Holidays Concert and Sing-Along on Saturday, December 13, 7 pm at TaborSpace, 5441 SE Belmont St. Bosnian plays holiday favorites on piano, guitar, accordion and banjo accompanied by John Mannenbach on guitars and Steve Hale on [...]Read more ›
is a new series of assemblage by Shelly Caldwell (“From My Visit” pictured) and Robyn Williams up through December 28. Caldwell shares her impulse to know while cherishing the unknowable mystery while Williams invokes a sense of the strange through pieces that have a story to tell. First Friday opening [...]Read more ›
Portland Cello Project has been presenting annual Winter shows for nearly ten years and the 2014 edition is December 5 and 6 at the Aladdin Theatre, 3017 SE Milwaukie Ave. The performance features compositions and arrangements of winter-themed music from numerous cultures and there’ll be re-imagined pieces by composers diverse [...]Read more ›
For over 100 years, the Mt Tabor reservoirs functioned as the heart of the City’s drinking water supply, balancing the flow and pressure in a network of pipes delivering pure drinking water from Bull Run to Portland. This ingeniously-engineered system was powered by a renewable resource – gravity; not bad [...]Read more ›
Songwriter Alexa Wiley has performed for many good causes and effects in the Northwest for years. Now she’s released a new recording named for her new ensemble, Alexa Wiley & the Wilderness. A concert soiree is planned for December 10 at Clinton Street Theater, 2522 SE Clinton St. Also performing [...]Read more ›