Juilliard School is calling for ACMA graduate Nick Jurica

Juilliard School is calling for ACMA graduate Nick Jurica

The 18-year-old Beaverton resident and ballet dancer will head to New York this fall after years...

Artist tells the story of Beaverton through his - and your - interpretation

Artist tells the story of Beaverton through his - and your - interpretation

Justin Lacche has an exhibition exploring the spirit of Beaverton on display at The Round July 1...

Ron Bohart builds detailed and elaborate kites out of his Tigard home

Ron Bohart builds detailed and elaborate kites out of his Tigard home

The 74-year-old has been invited to fly his unique kites at festivals all over the world Until a...

Local author Shannon Kaiser finds her happiness

Local author Shannon Kaiser finds her happiness

Beaverton author has a vast online presence and a new book coming out this summer Shannon Kaiser...

Taking a step back in time with Dairyville

Taking a step back in time with Dairyville

Alpenrose's Dairyville opens Sunday, June 7, with just as much historical charm as ever Written...

Tigard's Helena de Crespo working to save world art

Tigard's Helena de Crespo working to save world art

Tigard actress Helena de Crespo focuses on opera in Cambodia Actress Helena de Crespo has spent...

Tualatin High junior to release first album

Tualatin High junior to release first album

Bass player Jack Mortensen played at Lollapalooza last summer and hasn't lost any momentum since...


Beaverton's Features

July 02, 2015

Out and About

by Caitlin Feldman
Music Concerts in the Park Kickoff — With a unique, high-energy brand of blues, soul, funk and rock, “Ants in the Kitchen” kicks off Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District’s free summer…
CRAIG MITCHELLDYER - Beaverton's Claire Avakian brings perkiness and effervescence to her portrayal of Millie in Thoroughly Modern Millie which opens at Broadway Rose Theatre on Thursday, July 2.
July 01, 2015

'Thoroughly Modern Millie' coming to Broadway Rose Theatre

by Barbara Sherman
If Claire Avakian, who plays Millie Dillmount in the Broadway Rose Theater Company’s upcoming production of “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” seems even perkier and more effervescent on stage than the…
WILLIAM JENKS
July 01, 2015

Classic guitarist William Jenks to appear at Marylhurst

by The Review
William Jenks, a true standout in the new generation of classical guitarists, will perform at Marylhurst University on July 10. Jenks’s appearance is scheduled for 8 p.m. in Wiegand Hall. The…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Beaverton Arts Mix! has opened its call to artists for 2015, that following up on a successful 2014 event, including Tom Beach's image of the Peggy's Cove Lighthouse.
June 24, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Music Hit Machine at Last Tuesday — The City of Beaverton and Beaverton Arts Commission invite you to the Last Tuesday summer concert series, the first event a performance by Hit Machine at The…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Bodacious is one of the musical groups that will be featured during Beavertons First Friday activities on July 3; Bodacious will perform under the canopy at Beaverton Florists on Second and Watson.
June 24, 2015

First Friday kicks off in Beaverton July 3

by Miles Vance
Look for music, food, games and fun on tap throughout the downtown area First Friday is almost here! It's, well, not this Friday but next Friday, July 3. Nonetheless, there is a lot planned for…
COURTESY PHOTO  - Jake Elliot will read from his book Hounds of the Hunted in Hillsboro Saturday. Five other authors will also appear at Three Mugs Brewing.
June 24, 2015

From horror stories to westerns, listen up this Saturday

by (None)
The public is invited to a special Books & Brews event beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 27, at Three Mugs Brewing, 2020 N.W. Aloclek Drive in Hillsboro. The free event will feature local…
June 24, 2015

Religion Notes

by Miles Vance
Beaverton Christian Church to host ‘Amazing Race’ Beaverton Christian Church’s version of one of television’s most popular reality shows, “The Amazing Race,” will be held for middle and high…
COURTESY TUALATIN RIVERKEEPERS - Local lovers of the Tualatin River will get a chance to experience it up close at the 26th Annual Tualatin River Discover Day -a family-friendly paddle trip on the river - on June 27.
June 19, 2015

Discover the Tualatin River again

by Miles Vance
Annual Tualatin River Discovery Day is June 27 On June 27, Tualatin Riverkeepers will host the 26th Annual Tualatin River Discovery Day, a family friendly paddle trip on the Tualatin River from…
June 18, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Music Beaverton Wind Ensemble Concert — A free concert by the Beaverton Wind Ensemble will be held in the Beaverton City Library Auditorium, 12375 S.W. Fifth St. at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 24.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - This years Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts will feature, among many other things, On the Fringe: Todays Twist in Fiber Art.
June 19, 2015

Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts offers family fun

by Barb Randall
Special exhibit features unique fabric installations Art enthusiasts from near and far will be in attendance at the 52nd annual Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts, opening June 26 and continuing…

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COURTESY OF AMERICAN FEDERATION OF ARTS - Sculpture, drawings and paintings, such as Michel-Martin Drollings 'The Wrath of Achilles' (1810) and Pierre-Charles Jombert's 'Apollo' and 'Diana Killing the Children of Niobe' (1772), make up the Portland Art Museums Gods and Heroes exhibit.
Jun 19, 2015

'Gods and Heroes' showcases European greatness at art museum

by Jason Vondersmith
Epic école show traces roots of aesthetics A title doesn’t get much more epic than “Gods and Heroes.” But it aptly describes the upcoming exhibit at the Portland Art Museum, a collection of…
Jun 11, 2015

Out and About

by Caitlin Feldman
Music Beaverton Wind Ensemble Concert — A free concert by the Beaverton Wind Ensemble will be held in the Beaverton City Library Auditorium, 12375 S.W. Fifth St. at 7 p.m. June 24. Art ‘Fusion:…
COURTESY PHOTO - Ronald, played by Donald Cleland, and Kiki, played by Anne Kennedy, meet with Teeta, the only ordained showgirl minister in Las Vegas, played by Patti Speight.
Jun 12, 2015

'Mama Won't Fly' takes off at Theatre in the Grove

by Tina Arth and Darrell Baker
Theatre in the Grove’s latest offering, “Mama Won’t Fly,” is one in a series of Southern-themed farces by the prolific writing team of Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie Wooter, and it’s…
TRIBUNE PHOTOS: JENNIFER ANDERSON - Clark McCool, manager of distilleries for McMenamins, says their seasonal cider program helped expand the category. Theyll host their first cider dinner on June 18.
Jun 12, 2015

Move over beer, sippers want cider

by Jennifer Anderson
Now the size of small apricots, the apples growing at the McMenamins Edgefield property in Troutdale are just at the start of their farm-to-glass journey. The 16 heritage estate varietals grown…
Jun 04, 2015

Out and About

by Caitlin Feldman
Literature Book signing for Aloha author Sharon Joss — Aloha author Sharon Joss, the grand prize winner in this year's Writers of the Future contest, will host a book signing from 1-4 p.m.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO -  Tristin Roberts recently released 'You Chase After Me,' a 4-song extended play album. Roberts is music director at Sherwood's Crossridge Church.
Jun 04, 2015

Christian artist Tristin Roberts of Crossridge Church releases…

by No author
Christian singer/songwriter Tristin Roberts recently released “You Chase After Me,” a 4-song follow-up to “Surprising Hope,” an album he released last summer. Roberts, who has been music…
Jun 04, 2015

Beaverton's Haley Johnsen far from 'Idol,' but still in the music

by Rob Cullivan
Aerosmith lead singer and former “American Idol” judge Steven Tyler was being interviewed by a TV station about Beaverton’s Haley Johnsen back in 2012 when she appeared on the show. “Haley!” he…
COURTESY PHOTO: GARRY BASTIAN PHOTOGRAPHY. - King Arthur, played by Laurence Cox, and his knights set out on a journey to find the Holy Grail in Spamalot.
Jun 04, 2015

'Spamalot' hits downtown Hillsboro

by Stephanie Haugen
“Spamalot” has it all — catapulted rabbits, lovely ladies and a ragtag group of knights led by a kooky king, all of them on display now in Hillsboro. Tickets are on sale now for HART Theatre’s…
Jun 04, 2015

Sannah Braun uses music video in Girl Scouts Gold Award project

by Miles Vance
The production is designed to help stop teen suicides Suicide is the second-leading cause of death for teens in Oregon. Sannah Braun, a senior at Valley Catholic High School, wants to do…
Jun 04, 2015

Religion Notes

by Caitlin Feldman
Tualatin’s Norwood Bible Church welcomes Jack Meadow Jack Meadow, a Messianic Jew, will teach on the Parables of Jesus from a Jewish perspective at 11 a.m. Sunday, June 7, and again at 11 a.m.…




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