THE ARTS

See Broadway Level Entertainment! 

Tigard has its own live theatre company, The Broadway Rose Theatre. Check out what they have to offer, in addition to community theatre, movies, IMAX, glass blowing, juried art shows. Tigard’s art culture is alive and well!

Live Theatre 

Broadway Rose Theatre Company* has been entertaining audiences with big Broadway musicals, comedies, and revues since 1992 and is proud to be Oregon’s premier musical theater company.

Broadway Rose’s mission is to create unparalleled musical theater experiences that invigorate audiences and enrich our communities. The company offers six main stage shows, two children’s theater productions, and a teen workshop production each year. In addition, Broadway Rose boasts excellent educational outreach programming including drama camps, technical internships, and original educational musicals in partnership with the Tigard/Tualatin School District.

Learn more and buy tickets at www.broadwayrose.org or by calling the box office at (503) 620-5262.

Community Theater

Mask & Mirror Community Theatre is a 501(c)3 non-profit, all-volunteer performing company now in its 3rd season of presenting high quality and affordable (no tickets are more than $12) live theatre to the citizens of Tigard and Tualatin. Additional information can be obtained by visiting www.MaskAndMirror.com or contacting Gary Romans at info@maskandmirror.com.

Cinemas

Tigard has three local movie theater locations, encompassing 30 theaters within them, giving locals and visitors lots of options for movie selections. Regal Cinemas at Bridgeport Village includes 18 theaters and IMAX. Regal Cinemas of Tigard contains 11 theaters and Joy Theater in Tigard is one of the original movie theaters in Tigard and has been upgraded to include food and beer/wine options with your movie.

Want an upscale, movie and dining combo? Check out Cinetopia Progress Ridge 14, just outside of Tigard.

Glass Blowing  

Live Laugh Love Glass is housed in a beautiful new 6,000 sq. ft. facility in Tigard. For more than 10 years now Brett and Natalie Vinsant have been enjoying the Art and functionality of hand blown glass. Live Laugh Love Glass offers the experience of glass blowing, fused glass, classes, special events and parties. Explore the on-site glass gallery for ideas and summer camps for adults, teens, and children where you will be able to participate and enjoy the fun of blowing glass. 

Live Laugh Love Glass’s mission and their philosophy are the same, use the living and endlessly flexible medium of glass to create innovative, yet timeless design solutions of exceptional quality. Deeply committed to perfection and customer satisfaction, they offer highly personalized and tailored services to their customers.

They offer one of a kind works of glass art that will blend art and every day functionality.  You can find them at 12230 SW Main Street, #B, Tigard. (503) 244-7811. www.livelaughloveglass.com

Art Shows

Art in the Burbs

Local Artists and the Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools* will come together the weekend of October 16th-18th when Alberta Rider Elementary is transformed into an art festival with original works from over 75 juried artists available for sale. The Foundation’s Art in the Burbs brings a diverse range of art. Explore the juried artist page on the Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools at www.artintheburbs.org/index.html. A highlight - you will be awed by talented Tigard-Tualatin students as you stroll through the student art gallery and entertained by student musicians performing throughout the weekend. 

20% of artist sales will be applied to support performing and fine art programs in all Tigard-Tualatin schools (elementary, middle and high school). Funds are distributed through the Art in the Burbs Grant program at The Foundation for Tigard Tualatin Schools’.

Celebrate the Gifts Art Festival hosted by Calvin Presbyterian

Calvin’s annual Celebrate the Gifts Art Festival brings together the work of over 60 local artists for an indoor sale and juried show of great variety. Calvin Presbyterian Church will use all of the proceeds to benefit the Local Mission projects.

Every year during the first weekend of October, Calvin Presbyterian Church proudly hosts the Celebrate the Gifts Art Festival. The juried fine arts sale has expanded into an all weekend event. It’s hard to believe that the Festival is now in its 4th year! Art covers a broad cross section of media including Paintings, Prints, Ceramics, Fiber art, Jewelry, Glass art, Garden art, Photography, Pottery and much, much more. 

The show is located at:

Calvin Presbyterian Church, 10445 SW Canterbury Lane, Tigard, Oregon 97224.  Learn more at celebratethegifts.org

Explore Downtown Tigard Art Walk

Kicking off on May 1st 2015 with a celebration/unveiling of the Downtown Tigard Gateway Art that will have been installed, the Explore Downtown Tigard Art Walk runs through May 15th 2015.  During this time participating downtown business will have art on display for viewing.  Visit these art displays, fill out your Art Walk passport and participate in the People’s Choice selection.  The announcement of winners in all categories will be on the 3rd Friday, May 15th in Downtown Tigard.  Check http://exploredowntowntigard.com/art-walk-2015/ for more information.