Prisoners and captors and actors - Oh my!

Prisoners and captors and actors - Oh my!

The latest production by Bag & Baggage continues through May Timberlake Wertenbaker’s...

The most rustic winery, McCleskey Cellars, is unique in Tigard

The most rustic winery, McCleskey Cellars, is unique in Tigard

McCleskey Cellars and Horseleap Vineyard will host an open house and tasting on Saturday, May 16...

Beaverton Civic Theatre demonstrates the power of community theater

Beaverton Civic Theatre demonstrates the power of community theater

BCT's current production, "Songs for a New Word," explores life's tipping points through a series...

Portland Festival Ballet presents 'Cinderella' with help from Ballet Philippines

Portland Festival Ballet presents 'Cinderella' with help from Ballet Philippines

The two companies will perform two shows on May 9 at Lincoln Performance Hall at Portland State...

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TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Jack Mortensen plays bass during a band rehearsal of the song 'Just as Long as We're Together.'
May 21, 2015

Tualatin High junior to release first album

by Caitlin Feldman
Bass player Jack Mortensen played at Lollapalooza last summer and hasn't lost any momentum since “I’ve got a bass. The German guy’s got a guitar. And the guy from Spain has the drums. And you…
May 21, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Literature Aloha Author Sharon Joss to Speak — Sharon Joss, winner of the Writers of the Future contest and an Aloha resident, will speak from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 23 at Barnes & Noble,…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tower of Power will bring its 10-piece ensemble to headline THPRDs annual Groovin on the Grass concert event on from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 15
May 14, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Art Symmetry Unbound Exhibit — An exhibit of acrylic abstract paintings by Nikki Dilbeck and one-of-a-kind artisan jewelry by Elaine Tan are featured at Art On Broadway; this display opened May…
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  - Attend the 19th annual Tualatin River Bird Festival May 16. The event features guided bird walks, a photography walk and plenty of family fun.
May 14, 2015

19th annual Tualatin River Bird Festival set for May 16

by The Review, Tidings
The Friends of Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge will hold its 19th annual Tualatin River Bird Festival from 5:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 16 at refuge, located at 19255 S.W. Pacific Highway in…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Northwest Senior Theatre presents its Spring Musical Variety Show Colorful Melodies - including performances of Nothing Like A Dame - on May 20-23 at Alpenrose Dairy Opera House, 6149 S.W. Shattuck Rd.
May 06, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Art Cafés & Bouquets Guest Exhibit — May’s guest exhibit at Art On Broadway Gallery, 12570 S.W. Broadway St. in Beaverton, will open May 6 with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, May 9.…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Annie Zhang carries a specially-made cello worth tens of thousands of dollars.
April 27, 2015

Local seventh-grader creates stories out of music notes

by Caitlin Feldman
The youngest member of Portland Youth Philharmonic, Beaverton resident Annie Zhang will perform a solo at the ensmble's Spring Concert on May 3 Whether it’s music or drawings or impressions,…
April 30, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Art Cafés & Bouquets Guest Exhibit — May's guest exhibit at Art On Broadway Gallery, 12570 S.W. Broadway St. in Beaverton, will open May 6 with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. May 9. Gallery hours…
April 23, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Art First Friday Art Walk — The Beaverton Downtown Association is sponsoring a First Friday Art Walk in Beaverton’s historic downtown district on May 1. There is no fee to participate and…
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  - This photograph, titled Two Jewish Men in Conversation, is part of the  FotoMacher Frank Barnett: Examining Lives with Jewish Eyes exhibit at the Oregon Jewish Museum.
April 26, 2015

Oregon Jewish Museum opening two exhibits

by The Review, Tidings
Oregon Jewish Museum will open exhibits by Shelley Jordan and Frank Barnett April 23, continuing through June 21. Jordan’s exhibit, titled “Ordinary Matters,” is an exhibit of the Portlander’s…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Dancers perform during rehearsal for Pendulum Aerial Arts' production of 'Reinvention, Darkness into Light.'
April 23, 2015

Pendulum Aerial Arts explores the endless possibilities of…

by Caitlin Feldman
Highlighting the company's professional training students, Pendulum Aerial Arts once again flies high, with a new show premiering Friday, April 24 Some people are painters, explained 13-year-old…

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Apr 22, 2015

My View: Expanded background checks a positive step for…

by Dr. Gene Uphoff
As an Oregon medical professional, I am encouraged to see our leaders in Salem using this legislative session to take positive steps to improve the health of Oregonians and help build safer…
COURTESY PHOTO - (Left to right) Tyler Oshiro, Zachary Centers, Tanner Nobury, Brandon B. Weaver (on floor), Mark Putnam and Keith White perform the climatic finale number Let It Go.
Apr 22, 2015

Theatre in the Grove tackles adult comedy

by Stephanie Haugen
Theatre in the Grove has been taking a few more risks in recent years, putting on racier shows with more adult content at their community theater house on Pacific Avenue. The troupe is…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - Lake Area Artist Sandy Dutko is the featured new member at the art sale. She creates experimental paintings using acrylics. This piece is titled New Territory.
Apr 22, 2015

LAA to present 500 pieces of original art

by Barb Randall
Lake Area Artists are preparing for its 49th Annual Show and Sale to take place April 24-26 at Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St. in Lake Oswego. The art show opens with the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The 40th annual NW Handmade Instrument Exhibit will be held April 25 and 26 at Marylhurst University.
Apr 22, 2015

Musical instrument artisans gather at Marylhurst

by The Review, Tidings
This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Northwest Handmade Musical Instrument Exhibit. More than 80 artisans from across the Pacific Northwest will gather at Marylhurst University to display…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Dawn Anderson, who works for the Cedar Mill Community Library, is launching Awesome Beaverton & Beyond, which helps create grants to fund various creative projects.
Apr 15, 2015

Helping ideas be realized with Awesome Beaverton & Beyond

by Caitlin Feldman
Without being vocalized, an idea is just that — an idea. A thought that pops up and lingers for a moment until — ‘poof!’ — it’s gone and another enters. The cycle continues with idea after…
CRAIG MITCHELLDYER - You know them. You love them - Sandy Dumbrowski (Kylie Clarke Johnson) and Danny Zuko (Peter Liptak) are back in Grease at Broadway Rose Theatre.
Apr 15, 2015

'Grease' is once again the word at Broadway Rose Theatre

by Miles Vance
In the musical “Grease,” high school students Danny Zuko and Sandy Dumbrowski meet and hit it off during the summer of 1959, then reconnect when Sandy starts attending Danny’s high school in the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The cast of Beaverton Civic Theatres Songs For A New World includes (left to right) Erin Zelazny, Nicholas Jaeger, Adam Caniparoli, Essie Bertain, Jake Beaver and Jessica Jaeger.
Apr 15, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Art The Ins and Outs of Washington County Open Studio Tour — Sharon Orella, Washington County Open Studio Tour Administrator for 2015, will talk about the Tour from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. April 26 at…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Chetter Galloway is a local storyteller who will be performing at the annual Storytelling Festival around Washington County in April.
Apr 09, 2015

Local storyteller bridges gaps through the art of telling tales

by Caitlin Feldman
Tualatin's Chetter Galloway to perform at the 11th Annual Storytelling Festival Chetter Galloway talks with his hands. As his hand movements grow larger, his words grow louder, as though they…
Apr 09, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Art The Ins and Outs of Washington County Open Studio Tour — Sharon Orella, Washington County Open Studio Tour Administrator for 2015 will talk about the Tour from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. April 26 at…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Aloha resident Sharon writes the same kinds of stories she likes to read -- stories that take the reader on an adventure to a new, unique and exciting place.
Apr 02, 2015

Aloha resident twists ordinary life into extraordinary,…

by Caitlin Feldman
After years in high tech, Aloha's Sharon Joss wrote a fictional short story, and is now a winner of the Writers of the Future Contest “I Won!” Sharon Joss wrote in the subject line of an email…




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