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DANCE / Netherlands Dance Theatre II
7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
White Bird presents the up-and-coming whippersnappers of the internationally acclaimed Netherlands Dance Theatre. The classically trained dancers, between the ages of 17 and 22, are recruited from all over the world.
1037 S.W. Broadway, 503-245-1600, $18-$39; also available through Ticketmaster (503-224-4400), subject to service charges
PERFORMANCE / 'Art, Wine and Shakespeare'
6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, Belinki & DuPrey Art Gallery
Quintessence: Language and Imagination Theatre previews its summer season amid fine art and fine wine. Visitors to Belinki & DuPrey Art Gallery can nosh, sip and view art as Quintessence members perform impromptu pieces from Shakespeare and Conor Kerns' 'The Child is the Father of the Man,' featured in the upcoming season.
1224 S.W. Broadway, 503-227-1242, free
FASHION / 'Beehives and Flowers and Frocks, Oh My'
7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24, Gold Boutique
Designer and boutique owner Genna Golden takes fashion to the street. Golden presents her brightly patterned spring-summer line with beehive-hairdoed models strutting the Alberta Street sidewalk in front of her shop, Gold. DJ Shayla provides the beats from the back of a pickup.
1524 N.E. Alberta St., 503-284-4645, free
FILM / 'West Side Story'
6:50 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, and Thursday, April 24, Hollywood Theatre
Jet on over to the Hollywood district to see this Hollywood classic on the big screen. Rumbles, romance and Natalie Wood in her career-defining role as the love-struck Maria make it a must-see musical.
4122 N.E. Sandy Blvd., 503-281-4215, $3-$5