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FRIDAY NIGHT LECTURE SERIES

FRIDAY NIGHT LECTURE SERIES

CONCERT
Maestro Martensson: Swedish Comedy Show

February 26, 2022

Nordia House & Livestream

MATINEE TICKETS (2 PM - 3 PM)

NORDIC NORTHWEST MEMBERS: $15

GENERAL ADMISSION: $20

YOUTH (12 AND UNDER): $5

EVENING TICKETS (7 PM - 8:30 PM)

NORDIC NORTHWEST MEMBERS: $20

GENERAL ADMISSION: $25

YOUTH (12 AND UNDER): $10

Expect a laugh-out-loud comedy and exquisite piano performance. This show featuring the great composers played simultaneously on violin, piano, and much much more from the famous Maestro Martensson. Critics have called this family-friendly show hilarious and clever.

 

About Maestro Martensson

Comedian-pianist Magnus Martensson has traveled all over the world making people laugh. He has appeared at New York City #1 comedy club Carolines on Broadway and on American and Swedish TV; his 2008 performance at the United Nations in New York City made the Honorable Ban Ki-moon titter, while the ongoing North American tour “Excuse Me, Does My Piano Count As One Carry-on” keeps making Martensson a household name in places like Bemidji, Mora, and Arthur.

Martensson is the author of the book “Thoughts, Verse and Further Nonsense” and maker of two short films: “The Dog” and “The Maestro.” He has appeared at festivals in New York, Los Angeles, and throughout Scandinavia.

COVID-19 Safety Precautions:

Our thoughts go out to those who have been personally affected by the pandemic. Nordic Northwest is concerned and cares about the health and well-being of each guest at Nordia House and we are taking all the precautions we can during this time of the COVID-19 pandemic.  We cannot eliminate all risk, but we are following Oregon mandates and guidelines.  Here is what we are doing to make your visit enjoyable and as safe as possible and how you contribute to your own safety and the safety of others.

  • Face coverings are required when indoor & when physical distancing is not possible outdoor - except for when guests are actively eating or drinking and unless the individual is: under 5 years of age; has a medical condition that makes it hard to breath or has a disability that prevents the individual from wearing a face covering. If you do not have a face covering on, you will be asked to kindly leave.  

  • At Nordic Northwest events we will physically distant seating.  Each workshop participant will have their individual work table.

  • At most Nordic Northwest events and whenever possible we will offer guests the option to join in person or through live streaming, giving guests the choice to participate in Nordic educational and cultural programming in the format you feel the safest.

  • When visiting Nordia House maintain social distancing in lobby areas and when visiting the Exhibit.

  • Wash your hands before and after visiting.  Hand sanitizer is available at our events and at Nordia House entrances/exits.

  • Stay at home if you’re feeling sick or have been in contact with someone who is sick.  Follow Oregon quarantine mandates if you have a confirmed COVID-19 case or you have been in close contact with someone with COVID-19.

  • Follow local and national health guidance.  

Refunds: All sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable

 

Parking: We encourage guests to use public transportation or ride-sharing services. Our 50-space parking lot is open on a first come, first-served, basis and limited street parking is available on SW 89th & 90th Avenues.

 

Accessibility: Nordia House has two accessible parking spots in our main lot facing SW Oleson Rd. Both the main entrance facing SW Oleson Rd. and our side entrance facing SW Taylors Ferry Rd. are wheelchair accessible. All restrooms have accessible stalls but no power doors. We will do our best to accommodate your needs upon arrival. Please call 503-977-0275 or email info@nordicnorthwest.org to arrange further assistance.