The sun will come out tomorrow with a new deal for this orphan! Annie is based on the classic comic strip Little Orphan Annie, and includes musical classics like "Hard Knock Life," "Tomorrow" and "Easy Street." Annie's rags-to-riches tale is guaranteed to please, and offers a singing, dancing reminder that helping those who are less fortunate can turn out to be the most rewarding gift of all. Don't miss Annie at Clackamas Repertory Theatre in Oregon City.
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.
Will Eno's Title and Deed is a haunting and often fiercely funny meditation on life as a state of permanent exile. "The graven imprint of Samuel Beckett is strong in Mr. Eno's solo works," wrote The New York Times. See why when his play comes to Portland's Imago Theatre.