Saturday, 31 July 2010

'A Magical Night in Cambodia', 'Twelfth Night', and more performances worth seeing

via Khmer NZ

Published: Friday, July 30

David Stabler, The Oregonian

"A Magical Night in Cambodia" 30 Cambodian dancers and rock violinist Aaron Meyer perform to raise money for the Ang School in Cambodia. The evening includes an auction and fashion displays. The Golden Leaf Education Foundation, which distributes the money, helps children in need. 5:30 p.m. Friday, concert begins at 8, Scottish Rite Center, 709 S.W. 15th Ave.; $50 general admission, $95 VIP, $35 students; 503-208-5323

Michael WilhelmRock violinist, Aaron Meyer, joins 30 Cambodian dancers during 'A Magical Night in Cambodia.'

"Twelfth Night" Inspired by "The Great Gatsby," Bag & Baggage Productions sets Shakespeare's frothy romantic-comedy classic in a 1920s seaside town. Argyle ensues. Opens 7 p.m. Friday, continues 7 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays through Aug. 14, Tom Hughes Civic Center Plaza, 150 E. Main St., Hillsboro; $10, 503-345-9590

3 Leg Torso Portland's chamber pop group releases its fifth CD with party and musical guests (see story on Page 37). 8 p.m. Saturday, Alberta Rose Theatre, 3000 N.E. Alberta St.; $17 at the door

"A Chorus Line" Broadway Rose puts on the ultimate musical about putting on a musical. Opens 7:30 p.m. Thursday, continues 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Saturdays (except Aug. 7) and Sundays through Aug. 22, Deb Fennell Auditorium, 9000 S.W. Durham Road, Tigard; $20-$35, 503-620-5262

"Find Me Beside You" Theatrical choreographer Jessica Wallenfels combines the jukebox musical with ballet in a show inspired by Van Morrison's "Astral Weeks." Opens 8 p.m. Thursday, continues 8 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays through Aug. 14, Theater! Theatre!, 3430 S.E. Belmont St.; $20-$25, 503-897-0425

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