The Short List
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Quintana Galleries features Peterson, a member of the Puyallup band of Washington's Salish tribe, focusing on Salish forms mingling with contemporary composition and vibrant colors.
10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily, March 6-31, Quintana Galleries, 120 N.W. 9th Ave., www.quintanagalleries.com, 503-223-1729, free
Southeast Portland Art Walk
It's a two-day, walking tour of studios, homes and businesses, and sale by Portland artists. See Web site for map.
10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, March 6-7, various locations, www.seportlandartwalk.com, free
An Evening with Furthur
Former Grateful Dead members Bob Weir and Phil Lesh perform with their new band, which includes John Kadlecik, who performs as the late Jerry Garcia in the Dead-inspired Dark Star Orchestra.
7:30 p.m. Monday, March 8, Memorial Coliseum, 1-877-789-7673, $49.50 advance, $55 day of show
Peaceful Eden Feeling
Heads up: The Eagles - whether soaring through the '70s or flying from an unfrozen-over Hell in the '90s - endure as one of America's most dependable amalgamators of the eclectic '60s-based stew that still supplies a cross-generational feast: folk, country, bluegrass, R and B, anthemic guitar rock and poignant balladry all frosted with bittersweet, semi-literary lyrics. Really. It's all in there.
May 17, Rose Garden, 1-877-789-7673
Portland Piano International presents one of the country's top young pianists.
4 p.m. Sunday, March 7, Newmark Theatre, 1111 S.W. Broadway Ave., www.portlandpiano.org, $28-$54
It's during the sexual revolution of 1960s Los Angeles, and celibate couple Mary and Paul Bland get involved in a kinky life of crime that eventually involves their janitor Raoul. Performed by Live on Stage.
8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 3 p.m. Sundays, March 5-April 3, Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center, 5340 N. Interstate Ave., www.ifccarts.org, 503-280-5483, $25
The noted author of 'The House of the Spirits' and 'Daughter of Fortune' will be coming to Portland in May. She will be speaking about her latest novel, 'Island Beneath the Sea,' which chronicles the life of an unforgettable woman - a slave and concubine - from the sugar plantations of Saint-Domingue to the lavish parlors of New Orleans. The lecture is presented by Literary Arts and Powell's Books.
7:30 p.m. May 11, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 S.W. Broadway, 1-800-745-3000, $25, $45
Monday Night Raw
One of WWE's highly rated TV shows broadcasts in Portland, with many of the top stars expected to perform.
5:30 p.m. Monday, March 8, Rose Garden, 1-877-789-7673, $15-$70
St. Patrick's Irish Festival
Kells plans six days of partying with music, entertainment, food and beverages leading up to St. Patrick's Day.
March 12-17, Kells Irish Restaurant and Pub, 112 S.W. Second Ave., www.kellsirish.com, 503-227-4057