This Week’s Highlights

Monday, May 22

Hear Gong Lian Mo in a 7:30 pm piano recital in Smith Music Hall at Western Oregon University. For more information call 503 838-8275 or visit: http://calendar.wou.edu/ – event_id/1393/view/event/date/20170522

Attend Chad Johnson’s Underground Comedy Showcase with Todd Armstrong at 8 pm at Venti’s Café and Basement Bar. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1751001918519279/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A115903048431638,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pa

Tuesday, May 23

Hear Erin Westfall presents Quiet People, a 7:30 pm recital in Smith Music Hall at Western Oregon University. For more information call 503 838-8275 or visit: http://calendar.wou.edu/ – event_id/1356/view/event/date/20170523

Hear The Ambulanters, Showtigers and Needle Spiders in an 8 pm 21 and over show at the Space Concert Club. For more information call (971) 208-3995 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/259637261167718/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A361729679672,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”page_i

Wednesday, May 24

Hear Joshua Bell with the Salem Symphony at 8 pm at the Historic Elsinore Theatre. A fee is charged. For more information visit: https://salemsymphony.org/

Hear Nianrong Wu in a 7:30 pm violin recital in Smith Music Hall at Western Oregon University. For more information call 503 838-8275 or visit: http://calendar.wou.edu/#event_id/1431/view/event/date/20170524

Hear the free Keizer Community Band Concert at 7 pm in the McNary High School Auditorium. For more information visit: http://kcband.org/

Hear The Baron Ward in a free 8 pm 21 and over show at Boon’s Treasury. For more information call 503-399-9062 or visit: https://www.mcmenamins.com/events/169285-the-baron-ward http://calendar.wou.edu/ – event_id/1431/view/event/date/20170524

Hear Showdown in a free 7 pm show at the Half Penny. For more information call 503 540-5899 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/117401355487450/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A1563656403877057,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pa

Hear The Saxxy Beast, Roox, Daye, Dominat3, Prot.OG, GitDown, Tomikaze & Vibe41 in a 10 pm 21 and over show at the Triangle. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/240210883125448/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A116111701780000,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pag

Hear Maya Songbird, Tig Bitty and BBYBangz in a 9 pm 21 and over show at the Space Concert Club. For more information call (971) 208-3995 or visit: http://www.spaceconcertclub.com/

Thursday, May 25

Attend a production of Sweeny Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 7:30 pm Thursday through Saturday or 2:30 pm Sunday at Albany Civic Theater. A fee is charged. For more information visit: http://www.albanycivic.org/

Attend a free concert reading of Thoughts of Peace in an Air Raid at 7 pm in the M. Lee Pelton Playhouse at Willamette University. A donation is suggested. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1774282509553556/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A508964515898384,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pa

Attend the France School of Dance Salem-Keizer Spring Recital at 7 pm at North Salem High School. A fee or 3 cans of food are required. For more information call 503 390-3481.

Attend a free poetry reading by Franca Hernandez at 7 pm at the Barrel & Keg. For more information call 503 967-6697 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1237223209728258/?active_tab=discussion

Hear Wanman Lai in a 7:30 pm senior piano recital in Smith Music Hall at Western Oregon University. For more information call 503 838-8275 or visit: http://calendar.wou.edu/ – event_id/1395/view/event/date/20170525

Hear The Ivie Meiziere Acoustic Duo in a free 8 pm 21 and over show at Boone’s Treasury. For more information call 503 399-9062 or visit: https://www.mcmenamins.com/events/169286-the-ivie-meziere-acoustic-duo

Hear The Norman Sylvester Band in a 7 pm show at Christo’s Pizzeria and Restaurant. A fee is charged. For more information call 503 371-2892 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/120886935146435/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A173311279346351,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pag

Hear Corwin Bolt in a free 8 pm show at Calapooia Brewing Company. For more information visit: http://calapooiabrewing.com/blog/live-music-and-events/

Hear Travis Champ, James Dean Kindle, Vic and Charlie in an 8 pm 21 and over show at the Space Concert Club. For more information call (971) 208-3995 or visit: http://www.spaceconcertclub.com/

Hear Rich McCloud in a free 7 pm show at Venti’s Café and Basement Bar. For more information visit:https://www.facebook.com/events/225357874624765/

Attend Open Mic Night at 8 pm at Capitol City Theater. A fee is charged. For more information visit: https://www-capitolcitytheater-com.seatengine.com//shows/55086

Friday, May 26

Attend a production of Leading Ladies at 7:30 pm Thursday through Saturday or 2 pm Sunday at the Pentacle Theatre. A fee is charged. For more information call 503 485-4300 or visit: http://pentacletheatre.org/

Attend a production of The Outsiders at 7 pm Friday and Saturday or 2 pm Saturday at McKay High School. A fee is charged. For more information visit: https://mckayhs.ticketleap.com/outsiders/

Hear The River City Rock Star Academy in a free 8 pm show at the Half Penny. For more information call 503 540-5899 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/810584899099225/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A1563656403877057,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pa

Hear Will West and the Friendly Strangers in a free 8 pm 21 and over show at Boone’s Treasury. For more information call 503 399-9062 or visit: https://www.mcmenamins.com/events/169287-will-west

Hear Light Treason in a free 9 pm show at the Taproot Lounge and Café. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1310061209042031

Hear StoneKing and the Rich McCloud Band in a free 8 pm 21 and over show at Venti’s Café and Basement Bar. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/2154128154811596/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A115903048431638,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pa

Hear Reckless Rockhounds in a 6 pm show at the Redgate Vineyard Fieldhouse in Independence. A fee is charged. For more information visit: http://redgatevineyard.com/RGV/?page_id=15

Hear Jacob Westfall in a free 9 pm show at the Victory Club. For more information call 503 512-9007 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/119536068605222/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A449723871849416,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pag

Hear Black Karma Social Club, US Wage Slaves, Nuclear Nation and Unseen Real in a 7 pm show at Midway Music in Albany. A fee is charged. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/767554980088565/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A305687236436355,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pag

Hear Colleen Kitchen in a free 6 pm show at Casa Rojas Mexican Restaurant & Cantina. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/415621865485489

Hear Gem Starks in a 9 pm 21 and over show at the Space Concert Club. A fee is charged. For more information call (971) 208-3995 or visit: http://www.spaceconcertclub.com/

Hear Mob Royalle, Professor Clarrity, Araless, LoMo & Aerosol in a free 9 pm 21 and over show at the Triangle. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1526284877384617/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A116111701780000,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pa

Attend Salem Famous Improv Comedy at 7:30 pm Friday and Saturday at Capital City Theater. A fee is charged. For more information call 971 506-2380 or visit: https://www-capitolcitytheater-com.seatengine.com/events/10883

Attend Missed Connections Live! a 9:30 pm 18 and over show at Capital City Theater. A fee is charged. For more information call 971 506-2380 or visithttps://www-capitolcitytheater-com.seatengine.com/shows/55799

Saturday, May 27

Attend the free Poetry Group with Penelope Schott at 7 pm at the Book Bin Book Store. For more information call  503 361-1235or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/438380046516645/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A374759669615,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”page_i

Hear Downside Up in a free 9 pm show at the Half Penny. For more information call 503 540-5899 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/100969613806916/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A1563656403877057,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pa

Hear Impulse Control in a free 8 pm show at Calapooia Brewing Company. For more information visit: http://calapooiabrewing.com/blog/live-music-and-events/

Hear the Bob Shoemaker Band in a free 8 pm 21 and over show at Boone’s Treasury. For more information call 503 399-9062 or visit: https://www.mcmenamins.com/events/169288-bob-shoemaker-band

Hear the Rich McCloud Band in a free 8 pm 21 and over show at Venti’s Café and Basement Bar. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/2154128154811596/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A115903048431638,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pa

Hear Danny Shaw in a free 6 pm show at Casa Rojas Mexican Restaurant & Cantina. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1682227878749683

Hear Albany Fire, Eden Marie, Kryptic and Daydreamer in a 7 pm show at Midway Music in Albany. A fee is charged. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/693053364238570/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A305687236436355,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pag

Hear Sam Densmore in a free 9 pm show at the Victory Club. For more information call 503 512-9007 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/288100918304799/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A449723871849416,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pag

Hear Fear Dog, No Me Gusta and Cave Dweller in a free 9 pm 21 and over show at the Triangle. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/660411944169766/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A116111701780000,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pag

Hear Hippie Love Slave in a 9 pm show at Mac’s Place in Silverton. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/217980032022463/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A184441228268616,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”pag

Hear The Ivie, Meziere & Foss Trio in a 6 pm show at the Redgate Vineyard Fieldhouse in Independence. A fee is charged. For more information visit: http://redgatevineyard.com/RGV/?page_id=15

Hear Jessica Peterson and Nathan Olsen in a free 8 pm show at 1859 Cider Co. For more information visit: http://www.1859cider.com/

Hear McDougall in a free 9 pm show at the Taproot Lounge & Café. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1878288815769462

Hear the Oregon Valley Boys, SycoBillys and the Center Mass String Quartet in a 9 pm show at The Space Concert Club. A fee is charged. For more information visit: http://www.spaceconcertclub.com/

Attend Serious About Comedy with David Huntsberger, a 9:30 pm 18 and over show at Capital City Theater. A fee is charged. For more information call 971 506-2380 or visit https://www-capitolcitytheater-com.seatengine.com/shows/54996

Sunday, May 28

Hear Billy Lanham and Friends in a free 5:30 pm show at the Cellar Cat in Albany. For more information call 541 704-0304 or visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1488229911222429/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A1607339356176446,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”p

View a screening of Fight Club at 2 pm at Salem’s Historic Grand Theatre. A fee is charged. For more information visit: http://www.enlightenedtheatrics.org/upcoming-events/

Hear The Giant Worm, Forbidden Love, Xapchyk, and Depleated Your Cranium  in an 8 pm show at the Space Concert Club. A fee is charged. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1682463685117016/?acontext=%7B”source”%3A5,”page_id_source”%3A361729679672,”action_history”%3A[%7B”surface”%3A”page”,”mechanism”%3A”main_list”,”extra_data”%3A”%7B%5C”page_

Hear The Seymour Baker Band in a free 2 pm show at the Redgate Vineyard Fieldhouse in Independence. For more information visit: http://redgatevineyard.com/RGV/?page_id=15

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