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Events for April 18th 2014

7:00 pm
April 18th to April 19th
Dear World
Lakewood Theatre Company / Lakewood Center for the Arts
Side Door Stage

APRIL 18 - 19 Countesses scheme to stop an oil drilling operation. Book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee and music and lyrics by Jerry Herman....more info




7:00 pm
April 18th to April 20th
NORTHERN LIGHTS
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

DIRECTOR: JOHN HANSON, ROB NILSSON US, 1978 One of the landmarks of American independent film, NORTHERN LIGHTS won the Caméra d?Or (best-directed...more info




7:30 pm
April 17th to May 18th
The Bikinis
Broadway Rose Theatre Company
The Broadway Rose New Stage Auditorium

A sunny new musical revue! Hit '60s girl group The Bikinis thought they'd long since hung up their two-pieces to dry, but a charity benefit brings...more info




7:30 pm
March 28th to April 19th
Midsummer (a play with songs) by David Greig & Gordon McIntyre
Third Rail Repertory Theatre
CoHo Theater

Helena has a high-paying job with benefits, a taste for good wine, and a no-nonsense take-no-prisoners attitude. Bob has a low-paying job that could...more info




7:30 pm
April 17th to April 26th
skinner|kirk Dance Ensemble
BodyVox
BodyVox Dance Center

"A study in strength and grace, trust and teamwork." The Oregonian The skinner/kirk DANCE ENSEMBLE utilizes complex choreographic structures and a...more info




7:30 pm
April 5th to May 11th
Othello
Portland Center Stage (PCS)
Gerding Theater

By William Shakespeare April 5 - May 11 on the Main Stage Finally! Shakepeare's profound tragedy of the power of love and jealousy is being produced...more info




7:30 pm
April 8th to May 11th
The Quality of LIfe
Artists Repertory Theatre
Alder Stage

It turns out that true love knows no bounds, family roots run true and there are a few things red wine and a bong hit won?t fix. Jeanette and Neil...more info




7:30 pm
April 17th to April 26th
CELEBRATE
Oregon Ballet Theatre (OBT)
The Newmark Theatre

Featuring the farewell performances of Principal Dancer Alison Roper, OBT takes over the Newmark Theatre with a collection of works that are...more info




9:00 pm
April 18th to April 19th
A SPELL TO WARD OFF THE DARKNESS
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

DIRECTOR: BEN RIVERS, BEN RUSSELL ESTONIA/FRANCE/GERMANY, 2013 "As collaborators, Ben Rivers and Ben Russell, two intrepid and nomadic talents of...more info




Exhibits, Festivals, and other Events

January 11th to May 4th
Feast and Famine
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

Feast and Famine focuses on art since 1850 to question how artists use the topic of food and drink as a means to explore society, examine ritual, and...more info




February 1st to May 11th
Tip Toland
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

Toland's exhibition is of exquisitely super-realist monumental ceramic portraits and a twice-life-size full figure representing Mother Africa, has a...more info




February 5th to April 20th
Illuminated Letters: Threads of Connection
Oregon Jewish Museum
Oregon Jewish Museum

The Oregon Jewish Museum presents Illuminated Letters: Threads of Connection, featuring new work by Portland artist Sara Harwin. Sara Harwin...more info




February 15th to May 11th
The Portland Art Museum presents Venice: The Golden Age of Art and Music
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

The Portland Art Museum continues its commitment to and history of presenting great works of Italian art with this stunning exhibition exploring the...more info




February 28th to August 23rd
Portland Collects: British Ceramics
Museum of Contemporary Craft
Museum of Contemporary Craft

This exhibition, the first of its kind in Portland since 1951, boldly mingles local and global perspectives by examining the relationship between...more info




March 1st to July 6th
Jesper Just
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

Copenhagen-born and New York-based artist Jesper Just emerged on the international scene in 2004 after graduating from the Royal Danish Academy of...more info




March 8th to April 27th
PORTLAND2014: A Biennial of Contemporary Art
Disjecta Contemporary Art Center
Disjecta Contemporary Art Center

Visit www.biennial.disjecta.org for all four venues, events, lectures, and artists. Disjecta Contemporary Art Center is pleased to announce a program...more info




April 1st to April 26th
Being Blackfish
Blackfish Gallery
Blackfish Gallery

A show of current members. An "artist's choice" exhibit of work by current members fills the Main Gallery this month, supported in the Backroom by an...more info




April 2nd to April 27th
2013 Critical Mass Exhibition Award Winner: Patricia Galagan - Objects of Desire
Blue Sky Gallery
blue sky gallery

Objects of Desire For her series Objects of Desire, artist Patricia Galagan asked the people she photographed to pose with something of great...more info




April 2nd to April 27th
Craig Hickman - OXIDE
Blue Sky Gallery
blue sky gallery

Oxide From the ingenious mind of artist Craig Hickman comes the imaginary town of OXIDE, a place at once whimsical and poignant that can only be...more info




April 3rd to May 22nd
Northwest Tracking
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

Our Northwest Tracking programs showcase the work of independent filmmakers living and working in the Northwest-Alaska, British Columbia, Idaho,...more info




April 3rd to June 2nd
Crossroads Healing Arts Project
Kelly Williams
P:EAR

Crossroads was a 10-week intensive art program at p:ear for homeless youth developed by local artist Kelly Williams. p:ear works with 15-24 year old...more info




April 4th to April 26th
SPECIAL SCREENINGS
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

A compilation of specially selected...more info




7:00 pm

April 17th to April 19th
THE BEST OF THE 40TH NORTHWEST FILMMAKERS? FESTIVAL
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

VISITING ARTISTS?Each year, following the Northwest Filmmakers? Festival in November, the Film Center assembles a program of Festival...more info




7:00 pm

April 18th to April 20th
NORTHERN LIGHTS
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

DIRECTOR: JOHN HANSON, ROB NILSSON US, 1978 One of the landmarks of American independent film, NORTHERN LIGHTS won the Caméra d?Or (best-directed...more info




9:00 pm

April 18th to April 19th
A SPELL TO WARD OFF THE DARKNESS
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

DIRECTOR: BEN RIVERS, BEN RUSSELL ESTONIA/FRANCE/GERMANY, 2013 "As collaborators, Ben Rivers and Ben Russell, two intrepid and nomadic talents of...more info