Out of town


Published Mar 8, 2013 at 04:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

The following is a list of other events “Out of Town.”

Concerts

Through March 9 — Eugene Irish Cultural Festival, Eugene; www.eugeneirishfest.org.

March 8 — “Blues at the Crossroads: A Tribute to Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf”: Featuring The Fabulous Thunderbirds, James Cotton, Bob Margolin and Jody Williams; Hult Center, Eugene; www.hultcenter.org or 541-682-5000.

March 8 — Emancipator, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

March 8 — Hollywood Undead, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

March 8 — Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 8 — Morrissey, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; RESCHEDULED DATE (WAS NOV. 11); TM*

March 8 — Sue Foley and Peter Karp, Unitarian Fellowship, Ashland; www.stclairevents.com or 541-535-3562.

March 9 — Frightened Rabbits, Hawthorne Theatre, Portland; CT*

March 9 — Greensky Bluegrass, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

March 9 — Ladysmith Black Mambazo, The Shedd Institute, Eugene; www.theshedd.org or 541-434-7000.

March 10 — B.B. King, Hult Center, Eugene; www.hultcenter.org or 541-682-5000.

March 10 — The James Hunter Six, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 11 — Flogging Molly, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

March 12 — Martha Wainwright, Doug Fir Lounge, Portland; TF*

March 14 — Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 14-16 — “Siri Vik: My Funny Valentine — The Life & Lyrics of Lorenz Hart,” The Shedd Institute, Eugene; www.theshedd.org or 541-434-7000.

March 15 — Big Head Todd and The Monsters, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; CT*

March 15 — Dervish, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 15 — Imagine Dragons, Roseland Theater, Portland; SOLD OUT; TW*

March 15 — Umphrey's McGee, McDonald Theatre, Eugene; TW*

March 16 — The Paperboys, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 19 — Hoodie Allen, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

March 20 — Fun., McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; SOLD OUT; CT*

March 21 — Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; CT*

March 21 — Wishbone Ash Performs “Argus” Live, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 21-24 — Treefort Music Fest: Featuring Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, The Walkmen, Animal Collective, Built to Spill, YACHT, Brother Ali and Sage Francis; Boise; www.treefortmusicfest.com.

March 22 — Clinton Fearon & The Boogie Brown Band, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

March 22 — Iris Dement, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 23 — Karen Drucker, Unitarian Fellowship, Ashland; www.stclairevents.com or 541-535-3562.

March 23 — Mika, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 23 — Pickwick, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

March 23 — Rebelution, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; CT*

March 23 — Sarah Brightman, Rose Garden, Portland; CANCELED; www.rosequarter.com or 877-789-7673.

March 23 — Steve Kaufman, David of Wales Episcopal Church, Portland; 971-207-3195.

March 23 — Veronica Falls, Doug Fir Lounge, Portland; TF*

March 25 — The Joy Formidable, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

March 26 — Matt Costa, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

March 26 — The Specials, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

March 27 — Major Lazer, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

March 29 — Lotus, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

March 29 — The Metal Alliance Tour, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; CT*

March 29 — Michael Nesmith, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 30 — Christopher Owens, Star Theater, Portland; www.startheaterportland.com or 503-248-4700.

March 30 — Clutch, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

March 30 — Donavon Frankenreiter, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

March 30 — Hannibal Buress, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

March 30 — Phoenix, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; SOLD OUT; CT*

March 31 — Christopher Owens, WOW Hall, Eugene; www.wowhall.org or 541-687-2746.

March 31 — The English Beat, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

April 2 — Billy Bragg, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

April 3 — Janis Ian, Unitarian Fellowship, Ashland; www.stclairevents.com or 541-535-3562.

April 4 — Tech N9ne, McDonald Theatre, Eugene; TW*

April 5 — Tech N9ne, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

April 5 — Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

April 6 — Polica, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

April 6 — Steep Canyon Rangers, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

April 6 — Stephen Lynch, McMenamins Bagdad Theater, Portland; CT*

April 7 — The Airborne Toxic Event, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; CT*

April 7 — Jeff Bridges & The Abiders, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

April 7 — Jeff Mangum, McDonald Theatre, Eugene; TW*

April 7 — OMD, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

April 8 — Alt-J, Roseland Theater, Portland; SOLD OUT; TW*

April 9 — Dillon Francis, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

April 9 — Jesse Cook, Craterian Theater at The Collier Center for the Performing Arts, Medford; www.craterian.org or 541-779-3000.

April 9 — Spiritualized, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

April 10 — Jesse Cook, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

April 11 — Colin Hay, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

April 11 — Dinosaur Jr., Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

April 12 — Keller Williams, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

April 12 — Molly Ringwald, The Shedd Institute, Eugene; www.theshedd.org or 541-434-7000.

April 13 — A Day To Remember, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

April 13 — Eddie Jobson, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

Lectures

& Comedy

March 8 — John Hodgman, McDonald Theatre, Eugene; TW*

March 12 — Sherman Alexie, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.pcpa.com or 503-946-7272.

March 13 — Mike Tyson, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.pcpa.com or 800-273-1530.

March 21 — Dave Hill, Funhouse Lounge, Portland; TF*

March 22 — Brian Regan, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.pcpa.com or 800-273-1530.

March 28 — Demetri Martin, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

April 5 — “An Evening with Dana Carvey,” Craterian Theater at The Collier Center for the Performing Arts, Medford; www.craterian.org or 541-779-3000.

April 12-14 — “Get Lit at the Beach: A Gathering for Readers”: Featuring authors Terry Brooks, Erica Bauermeister, Chelsea Cain, Ursula Le Guin, Phil Margolin, Garth Stein and Willy Vlautin; Cannon Beach; www.tolovanaartscolony.org or 503-368-7222.

April 21 — Doug Benson, WOW Hall, Eugene; TM*

Symphony

& Opera

March 9-11 — “Saint-Saëns & Shostakovich”: Music by Mussorgsky, Saint-Saëns and Shostakovich; Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.orsymphony.org or 800-228-7343.

March 15, 17 — “Dead Man Walking”: Pacific Northwest premiere of Jake Heggie's opera based on the book by Sr. Helen Prejean and the movie starring Susan Sarandon and Sean Penn; Eugene Opera; Hult Center, Eugene; www.hultcenter.org or 541-682-5000.

March 15, 17, 19, 21, 23 — “Rinaldo”: Opera by Handel; Portland Opera and Portland Baroque Orchestra; Newmark Theatre, Portland; TM*

March 16 — “The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses”: Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; SOLD OUT; www.orsymphony.org or 800-228-7343.

March 18 — Andre Rieu, Rose Garden, Portland; www.rosequarter.com or 877-789-7673.

March 21 — “Beethoven Violin Concerto”: Featuring violinist Stefan Jackiw; music by Rouse, Beethoven and Bartok; Eugene Symphony; Hult Center, Eugene; www.hultcenter.org or 541-682-5000.

March 23-24 — “Dvorak's Eighth Symphony”: Music by Liszt, Rachmaninoff and Dvorak; Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.orsymphony.org or 800-228-7343.

April 6-7 — “Dave Frishberg & Patrick Lamb”: Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.orsymphony.org or 800-228-7343.

April 13-15 — “LA Guitar Quartet”: Music by Stravinsky, Rodrigo and Piston; Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.orsymphony.org or 800-228-7343.

April 16 — Sonny Rollins: Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; CANCELED; www.orsymphony.org or 800-228-7343.

April 18 — “Carmina Burana”: Music by Svoboda and Orff; Eugene Symphony; Hult Center, Eugene; www.hultcenter.org or 541-682-5000.

April 20-22 — “Fanfare for the Common Man”: Featuring violinist James Ehnes; music by Antheil, Berstein and Copland; Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.orsymphony.org or 800-228-7343.

April 27 — Blind Pilot: Oregon Symphony; Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.orsymphony.org or 800-228-7343.

Theater

& Dance

Through March 10 — “Venus in Fur”: Play by David Ives; 2012 Tony Award nominee for Best Play; Portland Center Stage; Gerding Theater at the Armory, Portland; www.pcs.org or 503-445-3700.

Through March 23 — “Red Herring”: Comedic noir fable by Michael Hollinger; presented by Artists Repertory Theatre; Alder Stage, Portland; NEW DATES; www.artistsrep.org or 503-241-1278.

Through March 24 — “How the World Began”: Religion and science collide in a play by Catherine Trieschmann; Northwest premiere; Oregon Contemporary Theatre (formerly the Lord Leebrick Theatre Company); Lord/Leebrick Playhouse, Eugene; www.octheatre.org or 541-465-1506.

Through March 24 — “The Whipping Man”: Play by Matthew Lopez is an extraordinary tale of loyalty, deceit and deliverance; Portland Center Stage; Gerding Theater at the Armory, Portland; www.pcs.org or 503-445-3700.

Through July 7 — “Two Trains Running”: August Wilson's searing portrait of African-American life in the 1960s; Oregon Shakespeare Festival; Angus Bowmer Theatre, Ashland; www.osfashland.org or 800-219-8161.

Through Nov. 3 — “King Lear”: Contemporary staging of Shakespeare's tragedy; part of “Shakespeare for a New Generation”; Oregon Shakespeare Festival; Thomas Theatre (previously known as the New Theatre), Ashland; www.osfashland.org or 800-219-8161.

Through Nov. 3 — “My Fair Lady”: Lerner and Loewe's adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's “Pygmalion”; Oregon Shakespeare Festival; Angus Bowmer Theatre, Ashland; www.osfashland.org or 800-219-8161.

Through Nov. 3 — “The Taming of the Shrew”: This production of Shakespeare's play is part of “Shakespeare for a New Generation”; Oregon Shakespeare Festival; Angus Bowmer Theatre, Ashland; www.osfashland.org or 800-219-8161.

March 13 — “Shrek the Musical”: Hit Broadway musical with book and score by writers Jeanine Tesori and David Lindsay-Abaire; Craterian Theater at The Collier Center for the Performing Arts, Medford; www.craterian.org or 541-779-3000.

March 17 — Rhythm of the Dance, Craterian Theater at The Collier Center for the Performing Arts, Medford; www.craterian.org or 541-779-3000.

March 21-23 — Contemporary Ballet of Algiers/Abou Lagraa: Hip-hop inspired work by French-Algerian choreographer Abou Lagraa; part of the White Bird Dance Series; Portland State University, Portland; CANCELED; www.whitebird.org or 503-245-1600.

March 21-23 — Illstyle & Peace Productions: Philadelphia's celebrated hip-hop company; part of the White Bird Dance Series; Portland State University, Portland; www.whitebird.org or 503-245-1600.

March 26-April 28 — “The Gin Game”: Play by D.L. Coburn starring Allen Nause and Vana O'Brien; replaces the originally scheduled “The Invisible Hand”; presented by Artists Repertory Theatre; Morrison Stage, Portland; www.artistsrep.org or 503-241-1278.

April 1 — ”West Side Story”: Landmark musical updates the story of “Romeo and Juliet” to the urban jungle of 1950s New York; Craterian Theater at The Collier Center for the Performing Arts, Medford; www.craterian.org or 541-779-3000.

April 4-6 — Paul Taylor Dance Company: This legendary company will perform a program of new and retrospective works; part of the White Bird Dance Series; Newmark Theatre, Portland; www.whitebird.org or 503-245-1600.

April 5-6 — “RAIN”: The group performs the full range of The Beatles' discography live onstage; Keller Auditorium, Portland; www.pcpa.com or 800-273-1530.

April 10-13 — CIRCA: Seven dazzling performers fly through the air, balance precariously on each other, and hang in spellbinding suspension; part of the White Bird Dance Series; www.whitebird.org or 503-245-1600.

April 12-14 — “Radio Daze II”: Featuring “Dragnet,” “The Burns and Allen Show,” “Damon Runyon Theater,” “The Bob and Ray Show,” “The Abbott and Costello Show” and “The Romance of Helen Trent”; Fred Crafts' Radio Redux; Wildish Theater, Springfield; www.wildishtheater.com or 541-868-0689.

April 13 — NW Dance Project, Craterian Theater at The Collier Center for the Performing Arts, Medford; www.craterian.org or 541-779-3000.

April 13-14 — “Mowgli — The Jungle Book Ballet”: New ballet by Toni Pimble, based on Rudyard Kipling's stories; presented by the Eugene Ballet Company; Hult Center, Eugene; www.hultcenter.org or 541-682-5000.

April 18-27 — “American Music Festival”: Program showcases three contemporary choreographers (Trey McIntyre, Pontus Lidberg and Matthew Neenan) inspired by American music makers; presented by the Oregon Ballet Theatre; Newmark Theatre, Portland; www.obt.org or 888-922-5538.

Exhibits

Through March 10 — Portland Art Museum: The following exhibits are currently on display: “A True Sense of Things: Maude I. Kerns in Oregon” (through March 10), “APEX: Sang-Ah Choi” (through March 31), “Folkert de Jong” (through April 21) and “Carrie Mae Weems: Three Decades of Photography and Video” (through May 19); Portland; www.portlandartmuseum.org or 503-226-2811.

Through March 17 — “50 Prints and Paintings, Toko Shinoda at 100”: Exhibit features calligraphy, lithographs and paintings by Japanese artist Toko Shinoda; Portland Japanese Garden; www.japanesegarden.com or 503-223-1321.

Through April 7 — “Julie Green: The Last Supper”: A selection of “The Last Supper,” a series of some 500 porcelain painted plates that illustrate final meal requests of U.S. death row inmates; Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene; jsma.uoregon.edu or 541-346-3027.

Through April 27 — “We Tell Ourselves Stories in Order to Live”: Featuring nine distinguished Oregon-based artists; Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland; www.museumofcontemporarycraft.org or 503-223-2654.

Through April 28 — Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art: The following exhibits are currently on display: “West of Center: Art and the Counterculture Experiment in America” (through April 28) and “German Expressionism” (through May 19); Eugene; jsma.uoregon.edu or 541-346-3027.

Through May — “Noise!”: Featuring interactive stations on sound, music and hearing; Science Factory Children's Museum & Exploration Dome, Eugene; www.sciencefactory.org or 541-682-7888.

Through May 5 — Oregon Museum of Science and Industry: The following exhibits are currently on display: “MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition” (through May 5) and “Desert Air: Photographs by George Steinmetz” (through Aug. 18); Portland; www.omsi.edu or 800-955-6674.

Through August 3 — “Part One: Reflect + Respond”: Part of the “Object Focus: The Bowl” series; Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland; www.museumofcontemporarycraft.org or 503-223-2654.

Through December — “The Sea & Me”: A new children's interactive exhibit; Oregon Coast Aquarium, Newport; www.aquarium.org or 541-867-3474.

March 13-June 2 — Critical Art Ensemble, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland; www.pnca.edu or 503-226-4391.

March 16-April 26 — “William F. Reese”: Featuring works inspired by Northwest landscapes and rural lifestyles; Clackamas Community College, Wilsonville; 503-594-3032.

Opening March 23 — “Flamingo Exhibit”: 21 lesser flamingos will debut in the remodeled Africa Rainforest aviary; Oregon Zoo, Portland; www.oregonzoo.org or 503-226-1561.

May 16-Sept. 21 — “Part Two: Engage + Use”: Part of the “Object Focus: The Bowl” series; Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland; www.museumofcontemporarycraft.org or 503-223-2654.

Miscellany

Through March 10 — Portland Oregon Women's Film Festival: Featuring guest of honor director Penelope Spheeris (“Wayne's World,” “Beverly Hillbillies” and “Suburbia”); Hollywood Theatre, Portland; www.powfest.com.

March 9 — Shamrock Supper, Newport Visual Arts Center, Newport; www.newportcelticfestival.com.

March 23 — Spring Release Weekend, Maryhill Winery, Goldendale, Wash.; www.maryhillwinery.com or 877-627-9445.

March 30-31 — Easter Weekend Barrel Tasting, Maryhill Winery, Goldendale, Wash.; www.maryhillwinery.com or 877-627-9445.

April 12-28 — Hood River Blossom Fest and Springtime Guide, Hood River; www.hoodriver.org or 800-366-3530.