5 things to do in Portland today: Thursday, March 5

Mar 4 2020, 3:30 pm

We’re in the back-nine of the week now, inching ever-closer to the weekend ahead. Here’s to hoping that things have been awesome for you, Portland, as we take a look at the calendar for today.

Here are our picks for the five most intriguing and epic events happening in Portland on, Thursday, March 5.

Disney’s Frozen – The Musical

What: As part of the Broadway in Portland series, catch Disney’s Frozen in musical form live at the Keller Auditorium. Premiering on Thursday, March 5, this stage sensation based on the animated movie blockbuster runs until March 22.

When: March 5, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Keller Auditorium — 222 SW Clay Street, Portland
Admission: Online

Everybody Reads 2020: Tommy Orange

What: Legendary award-winning author Tommy Orange hosts a reading and talk as part of Portland’s Literary Arts program. Celebrate Orange’s novel There There at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall on Thursday.

When: March 5, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall — 1037 SW Broadway, Portland
Admission: Online

Anamanaguchi

What: It’s like Christmas on a random Thursday in March, as historically beloved glitch-hop/electronic band Ananamanaguchi brings their video game-inspired sound to the Hawthorne in Portland this week.

When: March 5, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where: Hawthorne Theater — 1507 SE 39th Avenue, Portland
Admission: Online

MountainFilm on Tour

What: Bringing their touring film festival to Portland, catch this dynamic night of independent documentaries celebrating the great outdoors. As Oregonians know, the outdoors play a huge part in our identity, so what’s a better way to spend your Thursday night?

When: March 5, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: Revolution Hall — 1300 SE Stark Street #203, Portland
Admission: Online

Sissy Moon Ceramics Show

 

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What: Who knew that one of the most exciting traditional art shows and marketplaces in Portland would be a celebration of the sport of basketball through the creative expression of ceramics.

When: March 5, 2020
Time: 6 pm
Where: Laundry — 140 NW 4th Avenue, Portland
Admission: Free