BUTTON LOVE—What does Portland love more than bikes, beer, and fledgling eco districts? Cute artsy buttons, of course! Fifty local artists submitted work for Hot One Inch Action, a button art show where all the mini-art is sold for a dollar a button. SM
Backspace, 115 NW 5th, 8 pm, FREE

GORGON—It's more than snake hair and stony glares in the Working Theatre Collective's modern retelling of Medusa. This final installment of local playwright Eva Suter's Unfortunate Greek Women Trilogy freshens up an ancient story with a more relatable take presented in an unconventional theater. VT
Eff Space, 333 NE Hancock, Thurs-Sat 8 pm, through Nov 20, Thurs pay-what-you-will ($10-15 other nights)

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