Weekend To-Dos for Nov. 16
- Calvin Hall
- Gresham Outlook - Features
'Beyond the Battlefield' - 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, First United Methodist Church, 1838 S.W. Jefferson St., Portland; and 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, Mt. Hood Community College, 26000 S.E. Stark St. The Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra's concert features three works composed in the shadow of war and straitened times: Frank Bridge's Lament for strings; Samuel Barber's lyrical Violin Concerto featuring violinist Brandon Garbot; and Beethoven's epoch-making Symphony No. 3 Eroica. Tickets are $30 for adults; $25 for seniors 60 and over; $10 and #8232;for students 13 and older; $5 and #8232;for children 12 and younger; and $65 for families (good for two adults and all children in the family). Visit columbiasymphony.org or call 503-234-4077.
Edgefield Live Music Series - McMenamins Edgefield, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale. All shows are for ages 21 and older and are held in the Winery, unless noted otherwise. For more information, visit mcmenamins.com/edgefield or call 503-669-8610.
Upcoming shows are listed below.
• Brian Harrison and the Last Draw, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16.
• Jon Koonce, 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17.
• Casey Hurt, 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18.
• Dan Haley, 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19.
• Billy D, 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20.
• Skip vonKuske with Third Seven, 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21.
• Caleb Klauder and Sammy Lind, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22.
• Kris Deelane, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23.
M and M Lounge Music - M and M Restaurant and Lounge, 137 N. Main Ave. All shows are free for ages 21 and older unless noted otherwise. For more information, visit facebook.com
/mmlounge.gresham or call 503-665-2626.
• Spinella's Off the Wall, 9 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays.
• Stingray, 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18.
• Home By Dawn, 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19.
Park Place Coffee Live Music Series - 7 to 9 p.m. Saturdays, Park Place Coffee, 1288 S.E. 182nd Ave. Free and all ages are welcome. Visit parkplacecoffee.com or call 503-808-1244.
• Richard Arthur, Nov. 19.
• Carl Solomon and Friends, Nov. 26.
• Steve Rodin with Zay Harrison, Dec. 3.
Live Music at Celebrities - Saturdays, Celebrities Parkway Grill, 20725 N.E. Sandy Blvd., Fairview. No cover charge. Call 503-666-2027 for information.
• The Poor Sports, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Nov. 19.
• Cool Breeze, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Nov. 26.
• Hot Property, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Dec. 3.
• Hard Rain, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., Dec. 10.
Riverview Restaurant - The Riverview Restaurant, 29311 S.E. Stark St., Troutdale. The restaurant features live music from musicians who play a style of light jazz with subtle modern and classical influences. For more information, call 503-661-3663 or visit yoshidariverview.com. Closed on holidays.
• Craig Bidondo, Wednesday and Thursday.
• David Lee, Friday and Saturday.
• Tim Gilson and Craig Bidondo, Sunday.
Arts and Culture
Zimmerman Heritage Farm and Heslin House Museum - 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, at Heslin House, 60 Main St., Fairview, and the Zimmerman Heritage Farm, 17111 N.E. Sandy Blvd. Explore two historic homes that are complete with furnishings, photos, exhibits and more. The Heslin House tour includes a visit to the historic Fairview City Jail and an exhibit of historic dolls from a recent donation. Admission is free to both museums, with a requested donation. For more information, visit frwhs.org or call 503-261-8078. Group tours can be arranged for either museum upon request.
'A House Divided Across 150 Aprils' Art Exhibit - 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Thursday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Nov. 30, Mt. Hood Community College, College Center Fireplace Gallery, 26000 S.E. Stark St. Allen Schmertzler's paintings reflect on the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Call 503-491-7260 for information.
'Writhe and Twist' - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays until Nov. 21, Mt. Hood Community College, Visual Arts Gallery, 26000 S.E. Stark St. Sculptor Dan Alley and ceramics artist Sarah Davis will have their work on display. Call 503-491-7309 for information.
'Gifts' Art Exhibit - Fridays to Sundays, Nov. 17-Dec. 18, Sandy Actors Theatre, 39181 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. The Wy'east Artisans Guild's new art exhibit is designed to accompany the Sandy Actors Theatre's play, 'A Tuna Christmas.' The artwork is playfully wrapped in bows. For more information, call Becky Hawley at 503-668-5590 or the theater at 503-668-6834.
Out and About
Friday Night Wine Tasting - 5 to 9 p.m. Fridays, Allegri Wine Shop and Art Gallery, 44 N. Main Ave. Call 503-465-1841 for information and a schedule.
'A Broadway Revue' - 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18-19, Reynolds High School, 1698 S.W. Cherry Park Road, Troutdale. Featuring music from 'Gypsy,' 'Sweeney Todd,' 'Oklahoma' and other musicals. Admission is $5. Call 503-667-3186.
'The Sound of Music' - 7 p.m. Thursday to Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday until Nov. 20, Gresham High School, 1200 N. Main Ave. Gresham High School's performing arts department presents 'The Sound of Music,' regarded by many as the most famous musical of all time and the last collaboration between composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist/librettist Oscar Hammerstein II. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and seniors. Call 503-674-5516 or visit ghsdrama.yolasite.com.
'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' - 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, Mt. Hood Community College Theater, 26000 S.E. Stark St. Based on the Washington Irving short story about Ichabod Crane, this adaptation by award-winning playwright Kathryn Shultz Miller highlights comedy and action, with just the right amount of thrills and chills. New this year, children's artwork with a fall theme will be displayed in the theater lobby. Tickets are and #8232;$2 per person and no reservations are needed; call the box office at 503-491-7154.
'Oliver!' - 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17-20, Corbett Schools Multipurpose Room, 35800 E. Historic Columbia River Highway. Presented by Corbett Children's Theater. Tickets are $9 for adults and $7 for students and seniors; matinee group rates for 10 or more people are available. Call 503-261-4266 for information and reservations.
'A Tuna Christmas' - 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays, Nov. 18-Dec. 18, Sandy Actors Theatre, 39181 Pioneer Blvd., Sandy. 'A Tuna Christmas' is set in the small town of Tuna, Texas, and revolves around the annual Christmas Yard Display Contest. For this all-out comedy, Sandy Actors Theatre alumni Erin Hickman and Patrick Roth, both graduates of Portland Actors Conservatory, are undertaking the monumental task of playing 22 characters with more than 50, sometimes gender-bending, costume changes. Tickets are $15 general admission, $12 for students and seniors (age 60 and up) and $10 for children (12 and younger). Call 503-668-6834 or visit sandyactorstheatre.org for tickets and information.