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JFK: Inspiring a new generation

JFK: Inspiring a new generation

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Community remembrance set for Chinese-American leader

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Race, culture and expression: 'Constructing Identity' showcases African American art

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Actress wears her heart on her sleeve

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'Grimm' tidings

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Tigard's Features

March 16, 2017

City of Beaverton shines light on arts

by The Times
The municipal arts program is showcasing works at several locations in the area this spring.
COURTESY: HOYT ARBORETUM - Hoyt Arboretum has 12 miles of trails to explore, and it'll host guided tours for Arbor Month in April — including Magnolia and Spring Blossom tours.
March 16, 2017

Writer shakes off winter with walk in the woods

by Lyndsey Hewitt
Hoyt Arboretum, a 'living museum,' sits just east of Beaverton.
FILE - David Ritchie, who writes short plays about historical figures, is bringing his latest show to the West Slope Community Library this Saturday.
March 09, 2017

Play imagines moment in lives of Eisenhower, Churchill

by The Times
Professor David Ritchie wrote the historical fantasy, which will be performed at the West Slope Community Library.


REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Artist George D. Green stands next to a piece entitled 'Marooned in Dream: A Path of Song and Mind,' which he painted in 2013.
March 09, 2017

Oregon artist who made it big comes home for exhibition

by Kelsey O'Halloran
George D. Green has brought his paintings to Lake Oswego for a monthlong display.
March 09, 2017

Dinner, entertainment to support school in Tanzania

by The Times
Huruma School for Children with Disabilities to benefit from the Taste of Tanzania.
March 09, 2017

Singers, dancers team up for 'Stabat Mater' concert

by The Times
The March 17 event is a benefit for Ceasefire Oregon Education Foundation.
PHOTO BY JAMES G. HILL - Actress Jade Tate, a Southridge High School alumna, is embraced by Congeyer.
March 05, 2017

PCC takes audiences to 'Heights'

by The Times
'Hamilton' creator Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote the music and lyrics based on the book by Quiara Alegría Hudes.
March 04, 2017

Library rings with strains of opera

by The Times
The program is free and open to the public; no registration is required.
Mayne Mihacsi
March 02, 2017

Cue the fanfare: Beaverton Symphony Orchestra gains a new executive director

by Dana Haynes
Mayne Mihacsi is the newly named boss, but also a longtime musician with the group.
PHOTO COURTESY OF BEAVERTON CIVIC THEATRE - Amanda Clark as Corie and Connor Brown as Paul star in "Barefoot in the Park."
February 25, 2017

Courtship, comedy-style

by Dana Haynes
Beaverton Civic Theatre is bringing Neil Simon's classic 'Barefoot in the Park' to town.
Deputy E.U. Ambassador Caroline Visini
February 23, 2017

European Union diplomat to speak at Nordia House

by The Times
Caroline Vicini will discuss the state of the relationship between the United States and the European Union.
COURTESY OF THE ST. LOUIS SYMPHONY - Roger Kaza, at right with Christopher Dwyer of the St. Louis Symphony, returns to the Portland Youth Philharmonic for a performance.
February 23, 2017

St. Louis Symphony's Roger Kaza to play with Portland Youth Philharmonic

by The Times
It's a sort of homecoming for the horn soloist, who played with the group in the 1960s and '70s.
February 23, 2017

Mask & Mirror presents comedy and drama in a Southern blend

by The Times
'Crimes of the Heart,' which won a Pulitzer Prize, will open on March 4. Its director is a former Tigard-Tualatin School District drama teacher.
COURTESY: BRICKARTIST.COM - A very large exhibit of Nathan Sawaya's Lego art, 'The Art of the Brick,' will show at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry through May.
February 16, 2017

'The Art of the Brick,' LEGO style

by Jason Vondersmith
Artist Nathan Sawaya is bringing his colorful creations to OMSI, starting this weekend.
COURTESY PHOTO - Rainbow Dance Theatre uses African beats paired with dance to trace the roots of hip-hop.
February 16, 2017

Hip-hop, anyone?

by Michael Sproles
A Monmouth-based group is bringing dance and West African percussion to the Walters Cultural Arts Center in Hillsboro.
COURTESY: PORTLAND ART MUSEUM - 'Rodin: The Human Experience,' which shows through April 16 at Portland Art Museum, showcases 52 selections from the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Collections, all casted by the Rodin Museum in Paris.
February 09, 2017

Rodin exhibition on display at Portland Art Museum

by Joseph Gallivan
The French sculptor's bronze work is less well-known than 'The Thinker' and 'The Kiss.'
February 09, 2017

Works by Danish artist on display in Garden Home

by The Times
A public reception is slated for Friday at the Nordia House Cultural Center.
PHOTO COURTESY OF FLATIRON BOOKS - Author Stephanie Garber comes to Powell's at Cedar Hills Crossing on Thursday.
February 06, 2017

Mystery, Myth and Menace

by Dana Haynes
Stephanie Garber bring her fantasy novel, 'Caraval,' to town at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, at Powell's at Cedar Hill Crossing.
COURTESY PHOTO - Tara Velarde, now a solo artist, is a singer/songwriter influenced by the likes of Regina Spektor, Brandi Carlile, Joni Mitchell, Judy Garland and more.
February 02, 2017

Sweetness and power: Pacific grad releases solo album

by Michael Sproles
Tara Velarde debuts a solo album that shows off her vocals.
PHOTO COURTESY OF LAKEWOOD THEATRE - Gary L. Anderson plays both a suspect and a sleuth in the latest mystery at Lakewood Theatre.
January 26, 2017

Murder, mayhem and the occasional martini

by Dana Haynes
Performances of Agatha Christie's 'Murder on the Nile' continue at Lakewood Community Theatre.
PMG PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - The Portland Youth Philharmonic's ensemble will perform this Sunday in Portland's Pearl District.
January 26, 2017

Camerata brings classical sounds to region on Sunday

by The Times
The Portland Youth Philharmonic's most advanced musicians perform in ensemble.
COURTESY: ARNISTA PHOTOGRAPHY - As part of the Fertile Ground Festival, Echo Theater Company puts on 'Uncommon Sense,' which uses 'mixed-ability performers' for its 'Cartwheeling Uphill' physical theater.
January 26, 2017

Fertile Ground picks: Bunnies, bellies and wine

by Joseph Gallivan
The Portland-area theater festival of works runs through Jan. 29.

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