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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Art

Arvie Smith

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $19.99 Portland Art Museum

With lush colors, swirling lines, and potent references—the Ku Klux Klan to Aunt Jemima to the police shooting of Michael Brown—the Portlander’s huge canvase...

Constructing Identity

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM FREE–$19.99 Portland Art Museum

A new exhibit draws together contemporary work by African American artists—from the masterful silhouettes of Kara Walker to the lush paintings of Portlander ...

Rodin: The Human Experience

10:00 AM FREE–$19.99 Portland Art Museum

This traveling exhibit gathers some of Auguste Rodin’s most astonishing brass sculptures, including his portraits of Gustav Mahler, Victor Hugo, Balzac, and ...

The Golden Age of Poster Design

11:00 AM $10 Pittock Mansion

The late 19th century was a boom time for advertising, with major advances in lithographic printing and graphic design. This exhibit collects American poster...

Concerts

Stevie Nicks

7:00 PM $73+ Moda Center

Heed the crystal visions and don your witchiest shawl: the rock legend is playing the Moda Center.

Theater

His Eye Is on the Sparrow

7:30 PM $25–60 Gerding Theater at The Armory - Ellyn Bye Studio

Larry Parr’s “musical biography” charts the turbulent life of Ethel Waters, who defied the challenges of Jim Crow in her journey from the black vaudeville ci...

Marjorie Prime

7:30 PM and 7:30 PM $25–50 Artists Repertory Theatre

Before Jon Hamm, Geena Davis, and Tim Robbins make it into a movie, catch the stage version of Jordan Harrison’s sci-fi-tinged play about aging, memory, and ...

Matilda: The Musical

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $25+ Keller Auditorium

The wildly popular musical adaptation of the Roald Dahl novel bursts into town, requiring that you recruit every book-loving human you know to accompany you ...