Columbia Center for the Arts' has something for everyone. We regularly host music events, film, literary events, book discussions, and other special events of interest to communities we serve.
We encourage partnerships with other organizations and individuals. If you're interested in developing an event or a series of events, please let us know. Call us at 541-387-8877.
In support of the mission and the goals of the Columbia Center for the Arts, the Marketing Manager works in conjunction with the Executive Director, CCA Staff, the committees and various other stakeholders to create and implement a comprehensive, integrated marketing strategy that reflects the mission and values of the company and achieves institutional audience development goals.
Susannah Mars will present a cabaret concert combining her acting and musical talents and our audience will enjoy an elegant assortment of hors d’oeuvre’s courtesy of Ben Stenn and his team from Celilo.
Learn more: C'est Si Bon
Columbia Center for the Arts is proud to host a world premiere of the film “Noble Spirit” showcasing the incredible life of Fred Noble and his battle with ALS.
Learn More: Noble Spirit
Radical yet whimsical. Ground breaking yet flawed. Audacious yet ridiculous. Renowned yet reviled. Should it stay or go?
Learn More: The Portland Building.
Mounatin Leadership Institute presents a fundraising screening of Assualt on El Capitan.
Learn More: Assault on El Capitan
Last year, this sold out show captivated audiences at Columbia Center for the Arts right from the first note. Bringing together some of Portland’s finest musicians, this is a true celebration to Joni Mitchell and her 70 glorious years on the planet.
Learn More: Women of Heart & Mind
Gorge Grown and The Center present the film The Clean Bin Project, an award-winning documentary film that looks at our "throw-away society."
Learn More: The Clean Bin Project
Watch what these amazing young film makers contributed to our very own Mt. Hood Independent Film Festival this past November.
This event will showcase a wide range of dance and movement available in the Columbia Gorge.
Author & publisher Ron Lovell and actor & screenwriter Nick Sharma will present a guide to publishing and marketing books, from manuscript to finished product.
Learn More: Self Publishing with out Tears
The book chronicles the history from its beginnings in 1908 as the Oregon National Forest, its renaming to Mount Hood National Forest in 1924 and to its current standing as a beloved area comprised of more than a million acres.
Phoenix Theatre performs a new play about a young man's quest to find work to support his ailing mother.
Learn More: Cormac and His Comrades
Veeps: Profiles in Insignificance is the story of Bill and Wayne — two middle-aged men in search of their American dream, their lives at a disappointing stall.
Learn More: VEEPS
n the fall of 2013 eight elite kayakers from around the world undertook a most epic whitewater kayaking expedition in the heart of central Colombia.
Learn More: Exploring Antioquia
Join Columbia Center for the Arts as we travel to Ashland, Oregon June 27th-30th 2014 to experience the Oregon Shakespeare Festival! See three great performances, stay at the lovely Ashland Springs Hotel and travel by private coach.
Find links to all of the completed films here: 48 Hour Film Project