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MUSIC / 'My Baby and Me'
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, and Tuesday, May 13, Wilf's Restaurant and Piano Bar
Linda Lee Michelet and Lindsay Michelet put a musical spin on the mother-daughter relationship in their original cabaret act. Both women have found success individually: Linda's CD, 'Something Special,' has received widespread radio time, and Lindsay is a Drammy Award winner for musical theater.
800 N.W. Sixth Ave., 503-223-0070, $10
BENEFIT / 'Art for Life'
Noon to midnight Saturday, May 10, Wieden & Kennedy
More than 350 pieces of art will be offered in auctions as part of Cascade Aids Project's daylong fund-raiser, 'Art for Life.' The 'grand event,' which includes food and festivities, runs from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., with entertainment by James Canfield and the Oregon Ballet Theatre. Access www.cascadeaids.org or call 503-223-5907 for a complete schedule.
224 N.W. 13th Ave., 503-223-5907, $25-$50
ON STAGE / 'Don Giovanni'
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, Friday, May 9, and Saturday, May 10, Lincoln Performance Hall, Portland State University
The original hunky bad guy, Don Juan, was the subject of what is arguably Mozart's most popular opera. Portland State University's opera students make up the cast. Sherrill Milnes, a renowned baritone who sang for more than 25 years with the Metropolitan Opera, serves as artistic consultant.
1620 S.W. Park Ave., 503-725-3307, $10-$18
EXHIBIT & SALE / 21st annual Ceramic Showcase
10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, May 9, and Saturday, May 10, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 11, Oregon Convention Center
Fans of pottery don't fool around: Lines traditionally form each morning before the convention center opens. More than 200 artists display work in the showcase gallery and 143 booths. Visitors also can take in the annual shows of the metalworkers, hand weavers and glass guilds.
777 N.E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., 503-233-4625, free
Ñ Compiled by Tina Satter