The Next Waltz is a tribute concert and a benefit for both the Jeremy Wilson Foundation and the Oregon Food Bank. An all-star lineup of Portland musicians and singers recreate The Band’s farewell concert, originally held at San Francisco’s Winterland Ballroom in 1976, This version is Thanksgiving weekend too 38 years later. This year, it’s Friday and Saturday, November 28 and 29.
Performers include Lewi Longmire, Anita Lee Elliott, Steve Kerin, Kris Deelane, Zak Borden, Adam East, David Lipkind, many notable others with a nine-piece horn section and way too much fun in one night for a great cause.
Tickets are $25 advance and $28 at the door. This show usually sells out way in advance so plan ahead. Minors OK when accompanied by a parent or guardian and doors open at 7 pm for general seating. The show begins at 8 pm and the audience is encouraged to bring two non-perishable food items to donate to Oregon Food Bank.
Alberta Rose Theatre is at 3000 NE Alberta St. Order advance tickets at www.albertarosetheatre.com.