Marylhurst Speaker Series sparks dialogue on social justice

Marylhurst Speaker Series sparks dialogue on social justice

Maryhurst University's Speaker Series will focus on social justice issues

PCC Sylvania hosts 18th-annual 'Wacipi' Traditional Powwow

PCC Sylvania hosts 18th-annual 'Wacipi' Traditional Powwow

PCC will hold its annual Wacipi Traditional Powwow from noon to 9 p.m. Jan. 21 at the Sylvan campus.

The Armory to open  'Astoria: Part One' Jan. 20

The Armory to open 'Astoria: Part One' Jan. 20

Portland Center Stage will present the world premiere of 'Astoria: John Jacob Astor and Thomas...

Elizabeth Woody  to read poetry  at Marylhurst

Elizabeth Woody to read poetry at Marylhurst

Elizabeth Woody, Oregon's eighth poet laureate, will read her poetry Jan. 20 at Marylhurst...

Something for everyone at Holiday Gallery

Something for everyone at Holiday Gallery

Give everyone on your list a piece of art this year. The holiday gallery includes clothing and...

Santa  Sing-Along  set for  Nov. 26

Santa Sing-Along set for Nov. 26

Broadway Rose Theatre Company will present a Santa Sing-Along event you won't want to miss

Clay Circle artists to hold art show, sale

Clay Circle artists to hold art show, sale

West Linn artist Sara Swink and other artists from her Clay Circle Studio will hold a sale of...

Burn some calories before you feast

Burn some calories before you feast

Take part in West Linn's Turkey Trot, Trainer's Club's Calorie Crusher

Affiniti to present annual White Christmas gala

Affiniti to present annual White Christmas gala

Mary's Woods at Marylhurst will present Affiniti, Ireland's foremost Celtic classical trio, in...

'Carved by Nature' to open

'Carved by Nature' to open

David Haslett's stone sculptures and Larry N. Olson's photography on exhibit Nov. 4-19 The Arts...

'All the Marys' honors women, past and present

'All the Marys' honors women, past and present

Dance, music performances based on Ana De Orbegoso's paintings of Mary Portland dancer Luciana...

Oregon Guitar Quartet  to present concert

Oregon Guitar Quartet to present concert

Portland Classic Guitar Concert Series continues Oct. 28 at Wiegand Hall on Marylhurst campus As...

Frightful fun planned for Halloween

Frightful fun planned for Halloween

Halloween is a time to dress in costumes, host a party, carve a jack-o'-lantern and of course,...

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SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Kids can fish free at the trout pond set up at the Pacific Northwest Sportsmens Show, Feb. 8-12 at the Portland Expo Center.
January 12, 2017

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Add these fun and entertaining events to your calendar.
SUBMITTED PHOTO: LUCY HOBBS - Funhouse Lounge will present the next generation in comedy with live, unscripted episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation, returning for the fifth straight year. This fan favorite promises to be better than ever. Using audience suggestions the Funhouse Improvisers craft brand new episodes of the sci-fi classic television show complete with improvised songs. See the beloved and familiar characters in fun, unexpected and unfamiliar ways. Pictured from left are: Andy Barrett, Eric Nepom, Mandy Khoshnevisan, Landy Hite and Aden Nepom. Jim Liptak serves as musical director. Performances are set for Jan. 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 and 28 at the Funhouse Lounge, 2432 S.E. 11th Ave. in Portland. Tickets are $12 in advance or $16 at the door. Priority seating is available. Learn more online at funhouselounge.com or call 503-841-6734.
January 12, 2017

'U.S.S. Improvise: The Next Generation: The Musical' to open at Funhouse Lounge

by Pamplin Media Group
Back by popular demand is 'U.S.S. Improvise: The Next Generation: The Musical' by the zany improvisational actors at Funhouse Lounge
SUBMITTED PHOTOS  - Julia Oldhams Werewolf Mother, Petite Book of Monsters, Ink on paper, 2016
January 05, 2017

MOTHERS to open at The Art Gym

by Pamplin Media Group


STAFF PHOTO: KELSEY OHALLORAN - Tess Creasy, 14, plans to release her second studio album this spring.
January 05, 2017

Teen sings from an 'old soul'

by Kelsey O'Halloran
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Fellows appears as Lou Henry Hoover, wife of Pres. Henry Hoover, in 'First Lady Lou.'
December 22, 2016

Jane Fellows to portray powerful women

by Ellen Spitaleri
Fellows to take on personas of Emily Dickinson, Lou Henry Hoover in two New Century Players shows
December 22, 2016

Sign up for Chef Tjahaja's Asian cooking classes

by (none)
New cooking classes through West Linn Parks and Recreation to focus on popular, savory dishes from China
December 22, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Barb Randall
New Mindfulness classes on tap; Crosby to hold book signing, talk; Auditions open for WilsonvilleSTAGE's 'The Laramie Project'
SUBMITTED PHOTO: KIRK STAUFFER PHOTOGRAPHY  - Stephanie Schneiderman will be the featured artist at the Dec. 26 Music Monday concert at Lake Theater and Cafe.
December 22, 2016

Stephanie Schneiderman set to play at Lake Theater

by (none)
Andrew Paul Woodworth will open the Dec. 26 Music Monday show
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Ronni Lee plays Dorothy in Northwest Childrens Theater's production of The Wizard of Oz, running Dec. 3 through Jan. 1.
December 22, 2016

NW Children's Theater travels over the rainbow with 'Wizard of Oz'

by (none)
Show offers nostalgia for longtime Oz enthusiasts and still has thrills for people taking their first trip down the Yellow Brick Road
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Trainers Club is showing the work of Lake Oswego artist Stuart Adams in December. Adams, who earned his BFA at the Pacific Northwest College of Art, is known for his bold abstract paintings. This piece is titled People. Trainers Club is located at 333 S. State St., Suite W, in Lake Oswego. The public is invited to view the art during the fitness studios regular business hours. Learn more online at trainersclub.com.
December 22, 2016

Adams to display art at Trainers Club

by (none)
Trainers Club in Lake Oswego invites the public to view the art they hang for local artists. Just drop in.
SUBMITTED PHOTOS  - Mark Fearing has illustrated Chicken Story Time, a book written by Sandy Asher.
December 15, 2016

- Fearing releases 14th book -

by Barb Randall
West Linn illustrator Mark Fearing has released his 14th book, and the illustrations look pretty familiar, if you frequent the West Linn library
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  MICHAEL DURHAM, COURTESY OF THE OREGON ZOO  - Oregon Zoo campers get a close-up look at an endangered western pond turtle that has been head-started at the zoo for release into the wild. The zoos winter break camps return this month, with programs available for children in kindergarten through fourth grade.
December 15, 2016

Zoo take kids around the world

by Oregon Zoo
looking for ways to keep the kids occupied over winter break?Consider an Oregon Zoo camp
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - LaRhonda Steele and Julie Amici will present a holiday showcase concert at Lake Theater as part of the Music Mondays concert series.
December 15, 2016

Sugar and Spice concert set for Dec. 19

by Pamplin Media Group
Lake Theater and Cafe's Music Mondays concert series is featuring holiday music you won't want to miss
TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Kate McLellan, a fifth grader at Willamette Primary, is starring as Chip in Pixie Dust Productions performance of Beauty and the Beast.
December 15, 2016

This teacup's got talent

by Kelsey O'Halloran
Don't miss Pixie Dust Productions' 'Beauty and the Beast'
Hershey Felder will present a solo show, Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin at Portland Center Stage from Dec. 2 through 30.
December 15, 2016

PCS presenting two holiday shows

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Center Stage is presenting two productions for the holidays. Don't miss either
December 15, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
West Linn musician Kenny Lavitz is performing at several venues this month
PHOTO COURTESY OF LAKEWOOD CENTER FOR THE ARTS - Lake Oswegos The Alphabet Project showcases the diversity of the arts in Lake Oswego.
December 08, 2016

'A city of arts'

by Kelsey O'Halloran
Lake Oswego is indeed a City of Arts -- see the newest addition to the public collection at Lakewood Center for the Arts
SUBMITTED PHOTO: LAKEWOOD THEATRE COMPANY - Millie Wollmuth as Gladys in The Best Christmas Pageant Ever at Lakewood Theatre Company, Dec. 15-23.
December 08, 2016

The holidays wouldn't be the same without LTC's 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever'

by Pamplin Media Group
Lakewood Theatre Company's Best Christmas Pageant is a holiday treat for the whole family
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Classical guitarist Scott Kritzer will present concerts at Marylhurst Universitys Wiegand Hall on Dec. 9 and 10. Tickets are still available for the Dec. 10 concert.
December 08, 2016

Portland Classic Guitar presents classical guitarist Scott Kritzer

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Classic Guitar continues its concert series Dec. 9, 10 at Marylhurst University's Wiegand Hall.
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Lake Oswego artist Molly Reeves is showing her art at Cascade Sothebys International Realty in the Pearl District, located at 1321 N.W. Hoyt St. in Portland. The show continues through Jan. 2.
December 08, 2016

Artists exhibiting during holiday season

by Barb Randall
Original art makes a special gift. Several artists are showing their art this weekend and through the holiday season.
December 08, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Plenty of holiday music, entertainment offered this week at churches, Marylhurst and other venues
ScanFair is a festival of the traditions of Nordic tradition. Eat tranditional foods, hear songs and learn dances of the Scandinavian countries.
December 01, 2016

Nordic Northwest to celebrate 32nd ScanFair

by Pamplin Media Group
Nordic Northwest invites the public to attend ScanFair, a celebration of traditional Nordic Christmas
SUBMITTED PHOTO: LAKEWOOD THEATRE COMPANY - For the holidays the Peppermint Bear visits Lakewood for the 25th anniversary show titled The Peppermint Bear Show 2016: The Elves That Forgot Christmas, Dec. 3, 10, 11, 17, 18 and 20, 2016 at Lakewood Theatre Company, Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St. in Lake Oswego.
December 01, 2016

LTC presents 'The Peppermint Bear Show'

by Pamplin Media Group
Don't miss the all-new version of Lakewood Theatre Company's annual Holiday Magic Breakfast Theatre opening Dec. 3
December 01, 2016

Heritage Council's holiday gift show opens season

by Barb Randall
Find gifts for everyone on your list at Oswego Heritage Council's annual holiday gift show
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Shelly Rudolph and Tom Grant will present Baby, Its Cold Outside at 7 p.m. Dec. 5 at Lake Theater and Café, 106 N. State St., Lake Oswego.
December 01, 2016

Baby, It's Cold Outside

by Pamplin Media Group
Start the holiday season off on the right note - attend Baby, It;s Cold Outside Dec. 5

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SUBMITTED PHOTOS - These chickens are some of the art pieces offered by Ann Munson.
Dec 01, 2016

Artists' Greenhouse sale to be held this weekend

by Pamplin Media Group
Ann Munson and artist friends will hold their annual 'seconds and steals' art sale at Munson's greenhouse
Dec 01, 2016

Stumptown to open 'Plaid Tidings' tonight

by Pamplin Media Group
Based on 'Forever Plaid' Stumptown Stage's 'Plaid Tidings' promises to raise the roof
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Dec 01, 2016

Bells and Brass Christmas concert set for Dec. 4

by Pamplin Media Group
Don't miss Lake Grove Presbyterian Church's annual Bells and Brass holiday concert
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Erin Tamblyn as Belle and Leif Norby as the Beast in Pixie Dust Productions Beauty and the Beast, opening Dec. 9 and continuing through Dec. 24 at the Newmark Theatre in Portland.
Dec 01, 2016

A love story comes to life

by Pamplin Media Group
Greg Tamblyn of Lake Oswego will direct 'Beauty and the Beast,' opening Dec. 9 at Portland's Newmark Theatre.
Dec 01, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Don't miss book signing at Canby Library for new pictorial history 'Canby'
STAFF PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE  - A concert of perfect-pitch music will be presented at Lakeridge High School auditorium Dec. 10. The concert features the mens a cappella choirs of the University of Oregon and Oregon State University. A group of city employees, who are alumni of UO and OSU, gathered recently for a coin toss to determine which group would sing first. The Ducks won, so will be on stage first, following the warm up performances. Pictured (from left) are: center, Kathy Kern Schilling; front row, Erica Rooney, Wendy Martin, Mary Pat Inglis, Rachael Peterson, Karen Luby, Jamie Inglis, Cyndie Glazer and Chip Larouche; back row, Ellen Davis, Gail Hoddevik, Ed Marsoun, Matt Tipton, David Kudna, Will Delong, Dawn Grunwald, Dina Balogh, Roger Shepherd, Jeff Inglis, Madeline Marin-Foucher, concert coordinator.
Nov 24, 2016

Outspoken, On the Rocks to present concert

by Barb Randall
The men's a cappella choirs from the University of Oregon and Oregon State will present a concert Dec. 10 at Lakeridge High School auditorium.
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The I-5 Connection, a community chorus, will present a Christmas concert at 3 p.m. Dec. 3 at Meridian United Church of Christ, 6750 S.W. Boeckman Road in Wilsonville. Director Jocelyn Harris has arranged a family-friendly festival of songs both secular and sacred, which is sure to warm your heart and open the holiday season in a special way. The concert is free and open to all.
Nov 24, 2016

I-5 Community Chorus to present holiday concert

by Pamplin Media Group
The I-5 Community Chorus will present a holiday concert you won't want to miss
Nov 24, 2016

Calling all artists for Festival of the Arts

by Pamplin Media Group
The Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts has posted a call to artists to include their work in this popular regional show.
Nov 24, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Barb Randall
Events you might like to attend in the area