Out & About
CABARET: Bag&Baggage Productions presents "Cabaret Variété: Sizzling Summertime Revue," 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 29. The glittering partnership between Bag&Baggage and Narcissa Productions brings to the Vault a rotating cast of dance, burlesque and performance acts for ages 21 and older. The Vault Theater, 350 E. Main St., Hillsboro. $21. Visit bagnbaggage.org or call 503-345-9590.
"COMEDY OF ERRORS": Experience Theatre Project presents "The Westside Shakespeare Festival" from 4-9 p.m. Friday, June 28, noon-9 p.m. Saturday, June 29, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, June 30. Experience Theatre Project plans its inaugural Westside Shakespeare Festival, an all-ages, three-day immersive free celebration. A collaboration of local theater groups, nonprofits and art educators will immerse attendees in all things Shakespeare. The festival's highlight is a production of Shakespeare's "The Comedy of Errors." The play also will be featured entertainment at The Queen's Feast, a five-course authentic 1591 dinner June 29. Tickets on sale for the feast. Following its opening at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 28, "The Comedy of Errors" will continue with performances at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 29, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 30. It also will be performed at select west-side wineries in July (dates and locations to be determined). Beaverton Public Library South Lawn, 12375 S.W. Fifth St., Beaverton. Visit experiencetheatreproject.org.
"INTO THE WOODS": Broadway Rose, New Stage, 12850 S.W. Grant Ave., Tigard. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and at 2 p.m. Sundays through June 30. Tickets: $30-$48 for adults (depending on date), $20 for ages 6-18 in the upper section, $25 for ages 19-30. Discounts available for groups of 10 or more. Oregon Trail cardholders: $5 through the Arts for All program. Information: broadwayrose.org
CALVIN FINE ART GALLERY: Calvin Presbyterian 10445 S.W. Canterbury Lane, Tigard. First-anniversary show, through July 31. "Pastel and Watercolor — Two Artist's Visions," featuring works by Gretha Lindwood, a pastel artist painting en plein air and using an impressionistic touch to her landscapes. Plus, Anji Grainger, a watercolorist and instructor whose works are inspired by nature. Gallery hours: Tuesdays-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sundays, 9 a.m. noon.
KING CITY MUSIC CLUB: KCCA building, 15245 S.W. 116th Ave., King City. New singers welcome. Information: President Muriel Dresser, 503-684-3978.
LONGEST DAY OF THE YEAR: A SUMMER SOLSTICE CONCERT: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Saturday, June 22, Beaverton City Park, 12500 S.W. Fourth St. Featuring nationally recognized performing, recording and educational group Portland Cello Project. Free and open to all ages.
NORDIA HOUSE: 8800 S.W. Oleson Road, Portland. The Nordic Singers, a group from Copenhagen, Denmark, will perform at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday June 26. Tickets: $30 for members; $35 for non-members, available at nordicnorthwest.org/0626191.
THINGS TO DO
BAG&BAGGAGE PRODUCTION: A fundraiser and gala auction, "Viva L'Italia!" runs 5-9 p.m. Saturday, June 22. Bid on silent auction items, buy a walk-on role in the holiday show, be entertained by B&B artists, eat dessert and hear from B&B's youngest members about the impact of their work with the company. Money raised will help fund B&B's education and outreach programs. The Vault Theater, 350 E. Main St. Hillsboro. $100. Visit bagnbaggage.org or call 503-345-9590.
CEILI: S&A Irish Entertainment presents Irish dancing, first Friday of the month, October through May at the Winona Grange, 8340 S.W. Seneca St., Tualatin. Time: 7:30-11 p.m. "Ceili" is the Gaelic word for an evening gathering of friends sharing and enjoying traditional Irish music, song, dance and fun. Cost: $12, or $10 for veterans, students and 65 and up. Visit irishpdx.com for more information.
GOLDEN VALLEY BREWERY AND RESTAURANT: Golden Valley will host Beaverton Education Foundation every third Tuesday through June, with 10 percent of sales between 6-10 p.m. 1520 N.W. Bethany Blvd., Beaverton.
OPEN MIC: Influence Music Hall, 135 S.E. Third Ave., Hillsboro, hosts open mic every Friday, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Music, poetry and comedy welcomed. Info: influencemusichall.org or call 503-701-6859.
PIXAR AT OMSI: "The Science Behind Pixar," an exhibition about the science behind some of the animated films and their characters, at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI). The hands-on exhibition demonstrates the technology that supports the creativity and artistry of Pixar's storytellers. Created by the Museum of Science, Boston and Pixar Animation Studios, and featuring more than 40 interactive elements, the exhibition showcases the science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM) concepts used by the artists and computer scientists who help bring Pixar's films to the big screen. Runs through Sept. 3. Tickets to this exhibit, which include general museum admission, are $21 for adults, $14 for youth (ages 3-13), and $17 for seniors (ages 63+). Prices for OMSI Members are $5 for adults, $3 for youth, and $4 for seniors. Guests can purchase tickets online at omsi.edu, via phone at 503-797-4000 or in person at the museum.
WASHINGTON COUNTY MUSEUM: Rummage Sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, June 22, 17677 N.W. Springville Road, Portland. Featuring office supplies, furnishings, electronic equipment, mannequins and more. Every purchase comes with a free pass to see the newly expanded exhibit on the Kalapuyan peoples opening this fall. • Exhibition "AgriCulture: Shaping Land and Lives in the Tualatin Valley," runs through spring 2019. Featuring photography, video, illustration, an interactive drawing station and historical objects from the museum's collection surround and take inspiration from these stories. PCC Rock Creek Campus, 17677 N.W. Springville Road, Portland. Museum admission is $3 to $5; free for members and entrance to the museum is included with the event.
ANNIE BLOOM'S: 7834 S.W. Capitol Highway, Portland. • Poetry Reading: Cathy Cain and Piper Bringman, 7 p.m., Thursday, June 20. • Children's authors panel: Judi Gardiner, school librarian for more than 20 years, will talk with children's book authors Debra Bartsch, Gretchen McLellan, Trudy Ludwig, Carolyn Conahan and Jane Kurtz, 7 p.m., Monday, June 24.
JAN'S PAPERBACKS: 12320 S.W. First St., Beaverton. • Local Author Kerry Blaisdell releases her second book in "The Dead" series, 1 p.m., Saturday, June 22. • Beaverton's First Pride Parade Viewing Party, 11 a.m., Sunday, June 23. • Author Genevieve Monks will discuss her debut novel, "Iola O," from 1-3 p.m., Sunday, June 23. • Richard Thompson will be giving a talk on the history of Sunnyside Streetcars followed by a signing, 1 p.m., Saturday, June 29.
POWELL'S BOOKS AT CEDAR HILLS CROSSING: 3415 S.W. Cedar Hills Blvd., Beaverton. • Westside Writing Group, 7 p.m., Thursday, June 20. • Classic Book Group, 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 26. This week: William Shakespeare's "Richard II." • David Bruns discusses his new thriller, "Rules of Engagement," 7 p.m., Thursday, June 27. • Lauren Kate discusses her adult debut novel, "The Orphan's Song," 7 p.m., Monday, July 1.
WRITERS IN THE GROVE: A free writing workshop is offered for young people and adults on the second Saturday of every month from 10 a.m. to noon. For writers with all levels of experience. For more information, call 503-992-3247. Hillsboro Brookwood Library, 2850 N.E. Brookwood Parkway.
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