Fidelio posterCascadia Concert Opera will conclude its 2014 season with Ludwig van Beethoven’s Fidelio on Sunday, September 28th at 3:00 pm at Astoria Performing Arts Center, 588 16th Street, Astoria, OR 97103. The concert is sponsored by Partners for the PAC, and tickets are $20 at the door. Children 12 and under are free with an adult.

This production features Deac Guidi as Rocco, and will be presented with piano accompaniment.

For further information contact Cascadia Concert Opera at 541-349-0377, or visit their website.

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PAC CurrentBecause of funding reductions from the State of Oregon and the continuing effects of Measure 5 cuts in the mid 1990s, Clatsop Community College faces challenges which prevents it from funding the continued operating costs of the Performing Arts Center. A coalition of local arts organizations (Partners for the PAC) has joined forces with the college to keep the PAC open for affordable arts and educational events through 2013.

Costs are estimated at $26,000 per year and Partners for the PAC is working to raise funds to sustain the performing arts facility. Funds raised will be used for maintenance and operating costs of the PAC, including publicity and fund raising expenses. Any amount raised over the operating expenses will be deposited in a contingency fund for emergency repairs and improvements to the facility.