Event Calendar Previous Next Saturday, September 15, 2018 Art R. B. Kitaj 12:00 PM $8 Oregon Jewish Museum Known for his strong figurative work as well as his role in the British Pop Art movement—he was good friends with David Hockney—Kitaj had a tumultuous career... LeBrie Rich 11:00 AM FREE Wolff Gallery In Felt Grocery, Portlander LeBrie Rich examines food as both political statement and cultural connector with a series of 20 felted food sculptures of produc... The Shape of Speed 10:00 AM $19.99 Portland Art Museum Take a joyful ride back in time and see some of the finest streamlined automobiles and two-wheelers from the 1930s. Throughout the summer, PAM will display 1... Vaginal Davis FREE Adams & Ollman Vaginal Davis’s work has been described as “terrorist drag” for the way the Los Angeles-born, Berlin-based artist rejects sanitized versions of drag and ques... Stratum 12:00 PM FREE Ori Gallery North Portland's Ori Gallery, which spotlights work by queer and trans artists of color, presents a new group exhibit that considers tattooing through the le... Samantha Wall FREE Russo-Lee Gallery In Phantom Limbs, Portland artist Samantha Wall—who was born in South Korea and came to the US as a child—explores "family identity, cultural history, and lo... Matt Eich 12:00 PM FREE Blue Sky The black-and-white photos in I Love You, I’m Leaving chronicle a challenging period for Matt Eich, including his parents' separation, his move to a new city... Comedy W. Kamau Bell (September 2018) 7:00 PM and 10:00 PM 7 p.m. show is SOLD OUT; 10 p.m. show is $30 Aladdin Theatre Whether chatting with Ku Klux Klansmen on his CNN show United Shades of America, puzzling out how to explain racism to his mixed-race daughters on This Ameri... Film Director's Uncut: An Evening with John Cameron Mitchell 8:00 PM $25–85 Revolution Hall The storied director hits Rev Hall for screenings of Hedwig and the Angry Inch and How to Talk to Girls at Parties, complete with live commentary. Plus: inte... Special Events TBA 2018 Editor’s Pick 12:00 PM Prices vary PICA Portland’s annual contemporary art and performance festival returns, curated jointly for the first time by PICA’s crack team of artistic directors: Roya Amir... Theater The Color Purple 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM $25–77 Gerding Theater at the Armory - Main Stage Portland Center Stage opens its season with a musical version of Alice Walker's Pulitzer-winning novel, set in the American South in the first half of the 20... Radiant Vermin 2:00 PM $25–32 CoHo Theatre Scott Yarbrough—Third Rail's founding artistic director, who stepped down at the end of last season—helms Philip Ridley's macabre comedy about the housing cr... Skeleton Crew 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM $30–60 Artists Repertory Theatre Artists Rep opens its season with Dominique Morisseau's Obie-winning play about the collapse of Detroit's auto industry. Set in 2008 at one of the city's las... 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.