VON TRAPP!—The Mercury is your #1 source for everything "von Trapp"—and we're happy to announce this absolutely charming singing quartet (and great grandchildren of The Sound of Music von Trapps) will be sharing their angelic voices at the Schnitz. The von Trapps with special guest Charmian Carr (Liesl from the movie!) will be backed up by the Oregon Symphony, along with a relatively unknown band called "Pink Martini," who's inexplicably receiving top billing. WSH
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 SW Broadway, Fri-Sun, 7:30 pm, $35-127, all ages

BOOKS—A new collection by Lorrie Moore is cause for celebration: The brilliant author of Birds of America and Self-Help is one of the most hilarious and perceptive fiction writers we've got. Tonight she reads from her newest, Bark, a true-to-form collection of darkly comic stories. AH
Powell's City of Books, 1005 W Burnside, 7:30 pm, FREE