Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Molly Ringwald, The Great Gatsby, Zompire: The Undead Film Festival, Mistakes Were Made & More!
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Win Tickets ($70): Molly Ringwald @ Newmark Theatre | Actress in ‘Sixteen Candles’, Singer, Jazz (September 27)
Molly Kathleen Ringwald is an American actress, singer, dancer, and author. Having appeared in the John Hughes films Sixteen Candles (1984), The Breakfast Club (1985), and Pretty in Pink (1986), Ringwald is part of the 80′s “Brat Pack” and is frequently named the greatest teen star of all time. She currently plays Anne Juergens in the ABC Family show The Secret Life of the American Teenager. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($50): Back Fence PDX Redux: After Hours Stories @ Mission Theater | Fan Favorites, Chelsea Cain, John Roderick, Courtenay Hameister & More (September 27)
A redux night of fan favorites telling true 9-15 minute stories on the theme AFTER DARK. Including #1 Best Selling Thriller writer CHELSEA CAIN (PDX), Singer/Songwriter for the band The Long Winters JOHN RODERICK (SEA, Longtime Nudist + Squirrel Whisperer JENNIFER JASPER (SEA), Live Wire! Head Writer + Knows All the Words to A Chorus Line by Heart COURTENAY HAMEISTER (PDX), and Television Writer + Performer BRIAN FINKELSTEIN (LA), Teacher of Wilderness Medicine + Stand-in Hula Dancer on Wheel of Fortune RENEE JENKINSON (PDX). Think stories about all the fun, dangerous and creepy things and revelations that can happen in the middle of the night… To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($40): ANDAZ @ Star Theater | A Bhangra/Bollywood/Urban Desi Dance Party, DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid (September 27)
ANDAZ is such a Portland institution it is mentioned in the travel guides Best Places Portland 8th Edition and the Moon Handbook Portland; fitting recognition for a monthly dance party celebrating eleven revolutionary years. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($30): Wonderheads present Grim and Fischer @ Ethos / IFCC | A Deathly Comedy in Full-face Mask (September 27)
Death meets his match in Mrs. Fischer, a tenacious granny not ready to breathe her last. In this acclaimed comedy from physical theater company WONDERHEADS, an aging grandmother is pitted against the Grim Reaper himself and must confront the inevitable question: what is it to know death is near? Can you ignore it? Can you escape it? Can you hit it in the face with a frying pan? To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($110): Artists Repertory Theater: Mistakes Were Made @ Morrison Stage | Northwest Premiere, Off-Broadway Hit, Comedy (September 27)
Felix is a NYC theatre producer about to blow a gasket. Jabbing at the hold button as he negotiates with a playwright, a movie star, a deep-pockets funder and an agent, all while mediating a Middle East crisis (involving sheep and militant rebels), this non-stop, fast-talking chameleon is bound for no good.
With his overweight pet fish, Denise, as his only confidant and the weight of the world on his shoulders, the stage is set for a high-speed comedic train wreck of a tale. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Bag&Baggage Presents The Great Gatsby @ The Venetian Theatre | Oregon Premiere of Simon Levy’s Adaptation, Coupon Code (September 27)
It has been called one of the greatest explorations of the American character ever written, and one of the most powerful reflections of the American jazz age ever to appear in literature. This fall, Bag&Baggage is proud to present the Oregon premiere of the only stage adaptation of The Great Gatsby approved by the Fitzgerald estate: Simon Levy’s remarkable reimagining of Daisy Buchanan, Jay Gatsby and Nick Carraway and their lives Fitzgerald’s novel, widely regarded as his best and one of the greatest novels ever written in American history, has been artfully synthesized by Levy into an elegant and moving dramatization. The strength of the script has earned the stamp of approval from the Fitzgerald estate, making Levy’s adaptation the only authorized version of Gatsby allowed to be performed in the United States. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Jazz Path w/ Luciana @ Studio 14 at Boxlift Studios | Peruvian Dancer, Sculptural Costumes (September 27)
Luciana is a Peruvian dancer and artist who makes sculptural costumes to improvise in. Using some of the best musicians in town this show takes Jazz into a surreal realm.
John JB Butler’s compositions are contemporary, contagious and complex. Glen Moore (a founder member of the group “Oregon” and long time collaborator with Nancy King) is considered a genius bassist and one of the most innovative bass players in the Jazz world. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($32): Back Fence PDX: Losing My Religion @ Mission Theater | True Unscripted Stories (September 28)
All new storytellers sharing true 9-15 minute stories on the theme LOSING MY RELIGION. Including: Filmmaker + Photographer ALICA J. ROSE (PDX), Senior Producer of Think Out Loud ALLISON FROST (PDX), Standup Comedian + Receptionist BRI PRUETT (PDX), Tambourine Virtuoso + Memoirist NICOLE HARDY (SEA), Visual Effects Artist + Collected More Than 400 Snow Globes COREY ROSEN (SF), and Television Writer + Performer BRIAN FINKELSTEIN (LA). Think stories about growing up in a cult, blossoming relationships with different religions, near death experiences, a former devout Mormon grappling with teen sexual anxieties in her 30s and more goodness! To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($63): Ralphie May @ Newmark Theatre | Last Comic Standing, The Wayne Brady Show, Live Filming (September 29)
In 2003, May was chosen to participate in the first season of Last Comic Standing. He finished in second place in the competition, with Dat Phan winning first place. After that, he started appearing in numerous comedy shows like The Wayne Brady Show and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. In 2005, he was the only white comedian to perform on The Big Black Comedy Show, which also featured Mo’Nique, Rodman, and Vince Morris. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($56): Shigeto, Phaeleh, Beacon + Nitemoves @ Holocene | Richly Textured Electronic Music (September 28)
Zach Saginaw’s body of work has grown over the last few years to the tune of several EPs on Moodgadget as Shigeto and with A Setting Sun, a pair of EPs under the alias Frank Omura, and remixes for Worst Friends, Praveen & Benoit, Tycho, Mux Mool, Charles Trees, A Setting Sun, Beautiful Bells, Shlohmo, and more. The Semi-Circle EP and What We Held Onto EP were his first releases with Ghostly International in the spring of 2010. These were followed quickly by the well-received full-length Full Circle and Full Circle Remixes in late 2010 and early 2011 respectively. These releases are nominally indebted to instrumental hip-hop but, like Zach, straddling many worlds at once. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Jujuba @ The Goodfoot | 11-Piece Afrobeat Ensemble featuring Nojeem Lasisi (September 28)
Jujuba delivers a funky, danceable style of Nigerian Afrobeat and Juju music. The strength of the eleven-piece revolves around its energetic cohesion between percussion, rhythm and horn sections. Renowned for their ability to engage a wide variety of audiences, the band draws a dance floor full of smiling faces at every event. Oregon is widely credited with having the largest number of independent frame builders in the nation with more than half of its builders in the greater Portland vicinity. From high-end, ultralight racing bikes to the utility cargo bikes that are becoming ever more popular in Oregon, the builders and their bikes will all be on display. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): 2013 Oregon Handmade Bicycle Show @ Sandbox Studio | 30+ Exhibits, 2,500+ Attendees, Seminars & Speakers (September 28-29)
The largest show of its kind on the West Coast, the Oregon Handmade Bicycle Show will draw more than 30 exhibitors, including some of the most creative and innovative custom bicycle frame builders around. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Jonah Luke CD Release with The Druthers, Ruby Pines @ The Secret Society | Folk Rock (September 29)
We are going to party it up on Sept 29th at Secret Society. 12 people join Jonah Luke onstage to celebrate a folk/rock/zydeco album that he’s releasing called Finding a Way Home. Ruby Pines and The Druthers support with opening sets. Jonah Luke is a singer/songwriter/musician hailing from Portland, OR who plays playful folk-rock with a dash of a cappella and a pinch of sweet harmonies. He is also a recording engineer, producer, and lover of big cities. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Portland Fall Home & Garden Show @ Portland Expo Center | Meet the Best Local Contractor, Remodelers, Designers & Garden Pros All Under One Roof
Meet the best local contractors, remodelers, designers and garden pros all under one roof. You could drive all over town, or spend hours searching the internet and making phone calls, but you still won’t find as many resources for your projects as you will with one visit to the Portland Fall Home & Garden Show. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): Zompire: The Undead Film Festival @ Clinton Street Theater | Independent Films, Portland Halloween Costume Contest (October 4 & 5)
From the people behind the H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival & CthulhuCon (18 years and running), Zompire: The Undead Film Festival is an annual event featuring independent short and feature films of the Undead! Get your Halloween season started right with the coolest, most intelligent, occasionally gruesome, and totally fun movies and events. To win, comment on this post here.