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EXHIBIT / 'Young Artist Exhibition'

Thursday, Nov. 7, through Saturday, Nov. 30, the Laura Russo Gallery

The Carl and Hilda Morris Foundation presents an exhibit by three emerging Portland artists. Roll Hardy paints landscapes of industrial areas; Jocelyn Dean's photographs juxtapose live rock shows with stills of religious sculpture; and Wilson A. Lynn creates sculptures of wood, stone and steel. Carl Morris' oversized abstract paintings are also on display.

805 N.W. 21st Ave., 503-226-2754, free

FILM / 'The Komediant'

7 p.m. and 9 p.m. through Thursday, Nov. 7, Hollywood Theatre

Arnon Goldfinger's documentary delves into the vibrant world of Yiddish theater in the 20th century. At the heart of the film is the Burstein family and their triumphs and travails as the lifeblood of a declining theater community.

4122 N.E. Sandy Blvd., 503-281-4215, $3-$5

LECTURE / Leslie Starobin

7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, Oregon Jewish Museum

Boston-based photographer Leslie Starobin spent most of the past 20 years in Israel. The resulting photomontages and images capture both the landscape of the region and the turbulent political situation. Starobin discusses her exhibit, which is accompanied by poems from Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai.

310 N.W. Davis St., 503-226-3600, $3

MUSIC / 'Genius Undiscovered'

8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, and Saturday, Nov. 9, First Baptist Church; 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, Kaul Auditorium, Reed College

The Portland Baroque Orchestra plunges into what it describes as the 'Baroque backwaters' in its latest concert series. Little-known works by Hellendaal, Graf van Wassenaer and Zavateri get the full string treatment.

First Baptist Church, 909 S.W. 11th Ave.; Kaul Auditorium, 3203 S.E. Woodstock Blvd., 503-222-6000, $13-$33