Picks Of The Week

Eugene Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker, November 15th at 7:30 p.m.

Enjoy Clara’s journey with spirited party children, mischievous mice, elegant skaters, and dancers from around the globe in the fantasy world of the Land of The Sugar Plum Fairy. It’s a performance that always says Happy Holidays at the LaSells Stewart Center’s Austin Auditorium. For info visit www.eugeneballet.org.





Believe It! Unbelievable Magic Starring Jason Andrews, November 14th, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Believe It! at Corvallis’ Whiteside Theatre will dazzle your entire family with unique and original grand illusions, comedy, live animals, and sleight of hand by internationally acclaimed Jason Andrews. Children 12 years old or younger are free with paid individuals. $10. For info visit www.whitesidetheatre.org.


Rent, November 9-10, 15-17 at 7:30pm and November 11 & 18 at 2:30pm

Watch your own Corvallisites act on-stage! Rent tells the story of a group of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create in New York’s Lower East Side in the thriving days of Bohemian Alphabet City, under the shadow of HIV/AIDS. The Majestic Theatre will host an Opening Gala after the show on Saturday, November 10. Admission is $14-$20 online or at the door. For info visit www.majestic.org.





Run With Color 5K, November 11th at 9 a.m.

Run With Color 5k at the OSU Memorial Union Quad was inspired by The Color Run and aims to merge charitable giving with fun and excitement. Run With Color donates 100% of its profits to local charities—this year’s charity is Family Tree Relief Nursery, a child abuse prevention program. $45. For info and to register, visit www.runwithcolor.net.