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The struggles of a capitalistic society in post-WWII America are explored through the lens of family relationships in All My Sons, a drama that won the 1947 Drama Critics' Award for Best New Play and established playwright Arthur Miller as a bona fide American theater icon. If your sense of right and wrong has been shattered by any number of disturbing recent events, you can find genuine emotional healing in Arthur Miller's chilling story, which feels just as relevant today as it did when it debuted more than 70 years ago. Experience this gripping new production by the Portland Actors Conservatory, presented at the Shoe Box Theater at Vertigo Theatre in Portland.
With 30 exhibits displaying more than 2,500 species of underwater life, there's plenty to keep you and your family engaged at the Portland Aquarium. Explore and observe a wide variety of birds, reptiles, and both cold water and tropical fish in settings that mimic their natural habitats. You're encouraged to hand-feed sharks, rays, birds and fish, or to get up-close and personal with many of the reptiles and other animals on exhibit. Touch a stingray, visit a tropical rainforest filled with exotic creatures, marvel at a giant Pacific octopus and much more. Your little ones might just leave with dreams of a career in marine biology.
Based on the iconic animated film, with an Academy Award-winning score by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, Disney's Aladdin Jr. is sure to send Portland audiences soaring on a flying carpet ride filled with romance and adventure. When the street urchin, Aladdin, vies for the attention of the beautiful princess, Jasmine, he uses a genie's magic power to become a prince in order to marry her. Iago, Jafar, the Genie and more are here in Disney's Aladdin Jr., a musical adventure at the Alpenrose Dairy Opera House filled with magic, mayhem and the power of love.
In a nightclub somewhere even further south than south of the border, impresario Seņor Pepe Hernandez boasts in the local press that he is bringing a group of famous international cabaret stars to his club to entertain busloads of American tourists. He persuades the local Coca-Cola bottling plant to back the show in exchange for some blatant product placement. When the night of the show comes, however, no stars arrive to perform and Pepe is forced to hire his family, whose antics wreak havoc upon the stage. It's show time for the deliriously funny and ridiculously wild extravaganza that is El Grande de Coca Cola at the Lakewood Center for the Arts in Lake Oswego.
This loving send-up of two episodes of the ever-funny TV show, The Golden Girls, features some of Portland's leading drag comic performers creating laughter and good clean fun for the whole family. Joining in on the fun of this San Francisco tradition is Sasha Velour, winner of Season 9 of RuPaul's Drag Race. Don't miss Heklina, Matthew Martin, D'Arcy Drollinger and Holotta Tymes in The Golden Girls Live when it comes to The Aladdin Theater in Portland.
British author P.G. Wodehouse became one of the most widely read humorists of the 20th century for his iconic duo of feather-brained playboy Bertie Wooster and his resourceful, long-suffering valet, Jeeves. Now, Wodehouse's trademark wit comes to the stage of Vancouver's Magenta Theater in Jeeves Intervenes. When his Aunt Agatha forces Bertie to cancel his holiday to the French Riviera, it's only the beginning of his troubles. Now he's stuck attending a family reunion while Agatha attempts to engineer his engagement to the overbearing Gertrude. Meanwhile, Bertie's school chum Eustace is about to be sent to a tragically respectable job in India. Now, it's once again up to Bertie's trusty manservant, Jeeves, to save the day.
Take a nostalgic visit to Colchester, a small town where everybody knows each other and love blossoms in unlikely nooks and crannies. Your tour guide is photographer Suzanne, who shares her view into her neighbors' private lives and romantic entanglements. A world premiere play, developed from one of the Armory's 2015 JAW festival entries, Kodachrome's evocative snapshots will remind you of the power of love, the changing of the seasons and how we learn to say goodbye.
Produced nationally and internationally, Little Women has been praised by critics for its ambition in adapting such a well-known story for the stage. This timeless, captivating story is brought to life in this glorious musical filled with personal discovery, heartache, hope and everlasting love. The original production starred the unparalleled Sutton Foster, who received Tony, Outer Critics Circle and Drama Desk nominations for her performance. Based on Louisa May Alcott's life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell her stories for publication, but the publishers are not interested -- her friend, Professor Bhaer, tells her that she has to do better and write more from herself. Begrudgingly taking this advice, Jo weaves the very personal story of growing up in Civil War America. This Journey Theater Arts Group production at Washburn Performing Arts Center near Portland features a cast of young actors ages 8 to 18.
The worlds of theater and illusion meld in unexpected ways in The Magic Play, a mesmerizing new play by 2015 Helen Hayes Award winner Andrew Hinderaker (Colossal) that combines vivid theatricality, an engrossing love story -- and a touch of true magic. Presented by Portland Center Stage at The Armory, The Magic Play stars actor and illusionist Brett Schneider as a talented magician who's risen to the top by maintaining absolute control over his performances ... as well as his love life. But when his lover forces the magician to confront his deepest, darkest fears, his act may never be the same. Watch as houses of cards crumble and reassemble as Hinderaker weaves a magical spell that ends in a powerful testament to the profundity of performance and hope.
Life as a journalist was hard enough for Megan Way before her detective ex-boyfriend came knocking. Chasing a story that could change her whole city, Megan gets caught in a web of shady politics and dead bodies, with billions of dollars and her own life on the line. Spider Drive is an edgy, modern, neo-noir mystery thriller set to music by Halestorm, Paramore, The Offspring, Jonathan Coulton, The Silversun Pickups and other fantastic modern rock alternative artists. Catch this show -- which features a live four-piece band -- at Portland's Headwaters Theatre.
This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing is an expressive, cyclical fable fit for all ages, especially for the brave, curious ones who follow their heart to find home. "Once ... Twice ... Thrice upon a time, a girl was born." 10-year-old triplet sisters are abandoned in the woods by their heartbroken father on a snowy night. Beatrix follows the direction of her departed dad and the setting sun, believing her own bright energy can warm anyone's heart. Albienne has a strong appetite for cakes and battle, and goes off in the opposite direction to explore the unknown. Carmen cannot move forward or back, she is best at staying still, oddly silent, helpful to others in need. So the sisters separate, but remain connected, while facing fantastical, touching adventures: they wage wars, win wealth, make homes and travel in lighthouses under the sea. Seasons change, years pass, and they become grown women -- eventually returning to the same but different place, reunited as family. See CoHo Theater's production of Finegan Kruckemeyer's unique work in Portland.