Event Calendar Previous Next Saturday, December 3, 2016 Art Andy Warhol: Prints from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation 10:00 AM FREE–$19.99 Portland Art Museum From the iconic (think Campbell’s tomato soup can and neon-hued Marilyn Monroe) to more obscure early works, this wide-ranging showcase of about 250 images i... Cauleen Smith 11:00 AM FREE Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Center for Art and Design In this video installation, Asterisms, Smith unites seemingly discrepant objects from both her personal collection (including one rock that might be a meteor... Hidden Assembly 10:00 AM FREE Newspace Center for Photography Artists shine a light on the often invisible laborers who make the products we consume, from Mary Lum’s collection of the bottoms of brown paper bags bearing... Jaik Faulk 12:00 PM FREE Nationale A still life series that is equal parts jubilant and dismal, Louisiana painter Jaik Faulk's I feel alright with azaleas around is an ode to the dichotomy of ... Jamila Clarke FREE Wolf Gallery Portlander Clarke says the fantasy-specked photos in her new exhibit, The Stories People Tell, "serve as visual interpretations of folktales." Patricia Lay-Dorsey and Calvin Chen Editor’s Pick 12:00 PM FREE Blue Sky Gallery In Tea for Two, photographer Lay-Dorsey chronicles small moments at home with her husband—little glimpses into the shared life of an aging couple. Chen’s bla... Photography and Contemporary Experience 10:00 AM FREE–$19.99 Portland Art Museum From Penelope Umbrico’s iPhone-processed nature shots to Richard Mosse’s hot-pink-hued images of war, this show draws together a wide range of modern photogr... Sean Healy FREE Elizabeth Leach Gallery In Gut, the multimedia artist—known for work created from chewing gum and cigarette butts—examines maleness and aging via materials that, in his words, “droo... Comedy A John Waters Christmas Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM $37–$115 Aladdin Theater The naughty-minded filmmaker behind Hairspray and Pink Flamingos has turned his one-man holiday celebration into a beloved annual tradition. (He’s been perfo... Concerts Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM $25–$75 Gerding Theater at the Armory - Main Stage Polymath performer and pianist Hershey Felder takes us on a nostalgic spin through the life of legendary songwriter Irving Berlin, with plenty of musical sto... Portland Gay Men’s Chorus 3:00 PM and 8:00 PM $17–$50 Newmark Theatre Even if holiday music normally makes you want to cram marzipan in your ears, these 150-odd, dulcet-voiced carolers singing seasonal standbys and more recent ... Portland’s Singing Christmas Tree 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM $20–$60 Keller Auditorium Portland's Singing Christmas Tree returns to the Keller for its 54th year, providing us once again with both contemporary and traditional holiday music as pe... Turangalîla Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $23–$105 Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall For the second show in the Oregon Symphony’s SoundSights series—featuring music alongside work of Northwest visual artists—Messiaen’s romantic composition me... Film Japanese Currents 1:00 PM $8–$9 Whitsell Auditorium The NW Film Center tosses the spotlight on Japan’s impressive cinematic landscape, with screenings of contemporary films from across genres. Theater A Christmas Carol 2:00 PM $5–$35 Portland Playhouse For the fourth year, Portland Playhouse gives the Dickens classic a song-filled kick. For full schedule, including holiday performances, visit portlandplayh... A Civil War Christmas 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM $50 Artists Repertory Theatre Populated by the Lincolns, Ulysses S. Grant, and Robert E. Lee, Pulitzer winner Paula Vogel’s song-studded, DC-set drama travels back to Christmas Eve, 1864.... Parfumerie 2:00 PM $27–$32 Venetian Theatre Before Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan got mail, there was this 1936 Hungarian play by Miklós László about feuding perfumery employees who’ve fallen in love as anonym... The Future Show Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $30 Morrison Stage: Artists Repertory Theatre In the future, everything will be different. Or the same. It will be horrible. Or wonderful. Or maybe entirely mundane. In Deborah Pearson’s delicate but sly... The Santaland Diaries 2016 7:30 PM and 2:00 PM $35–$55 Portland Center Stage The perfect antidote to the stress of the holiday season, Darius Pierce returns to the Ellen Bye Studio as Crumpet the Elf in David Sedaris’s oddball Christm... Venus and Adonis 2:00 PM $5-$25 Shaking the Tree Studio Top-notch performers Rebecca Ridenour and Matthew Kerrigan put a theatrical twist on Shakespeare's erotic poem about love goddess Venus and her obsession wit... Submit an Event Would you like to see your event on our calendar? Fill out this form to submit your event to our listings editor.