Oregon Children's Theatre to premier new musical
Oregon Children's Theatre will present "Pete the Cat: The Musical" beginning Saturday, Jan. 20.
Based on a popular children's book series, "Pete the Cat" will feature a live band, family-friendly music and an upbeat message.
"(The music) makes me laugh while being so groovy," said Director Jessica Wallenfels, the show's director, in a press release. "It's a really smart score that makes you want to act silly."
The musical will show at Newmark Theatre, 1111 S.W. Broadway, Portland. It will run through Feb. 18. Tickets range from $18 to $32 for adults and $14 to $28 for children. Discounts are available for groups of eight or more.
To learn more and purchase tickets, call 503-228-9571 or visit http://www.octc.org.
Beaverton Arts Foundation offers student scholarship
The deadline to apply for a student scholarship through the Beaverton Arts Foundation and the City of Beaverton is 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Jan 14.
Scholarships of $1,000 will be given to high school seniors and Portland Community College students who excel in visual or performance art.
High school students must currently be in their senior year and must attend a Beaverton public, private or alternative high school. Applications from students who are homeschooled will also be accepted if the student resides within Beaverton School District boundaries.
The Arts Foundation is also offering $1,000 scholarships to college students who are currently enrolled in courses at Portland Community College. There is no age limit for these scholarships. Students must be living in the Beaverton School District or have attended a Beaverton public, private or alternative high school.
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