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Renowned fiddler Mark O’Connor comes home for Christmas show

The Mountlake Terrace native will perform in Everett with his wife, son and daughter-in-law.

 

Janiva Magness headlines Legends of the Blues in Arlington

The American roots singer will be joined by the Northwest All-Star Blues Broads at the Nov. 23 show.

 

Native photographer is ‘rounding the corner’ on Project 562

Matika Wilbur’s years-long mission to photograph more than 562 sovereign Native American nations is nearly complete.

 

Latest production spells fast-paced fun at Village Theatre

“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” is “a show about weirdos” and a “show for real people,” its director says.

Exhibit shows gay artists’ work from a less enlightened time

“The Lavender Palette” at the Cascadia Museum in Edmonds offers important lessons in art and history.

Red Curtain’s ‘Steel Magnolias’ shines with talented all-female cast

The Marysville theater’s production will make you forget the popular 1989 movie of the same name.

Brier native Nick Dumas is a member of the Special Consensus, a Grammy-nominated band that is headlining the Darrington Bluegrass Festival, set for July 19-21. (The Special Consensus)

The Darrington Bluegrass Festival takes a progressive twist

Several headliners at this year’s event take bluegrass beyond its traditional tunes.

Brier native Nick Dumas is a member of the Special Consensus, a Grammy-nominated band that is headlining the Darrington Bluegrass Festival, set for July 19-21. (The Special Consensus)

Visions of the Palouse and prewar Seattle at the Cascadia

The shows feature WSU art instructor Andrew Hofmeister and Seattle pictorialist photographer Yukio Morinaga.

One of Village Theatre’s greatest hits returns to Everett

‘Million Dollar Quartet’ recreates a recording session featuring Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.

Camano Island native praised but falls short in Tony bid

Caitlin Kinnunen, a Kidstage actress, was nominated for best actress in a musical but lost to the favorite.

Local theater helped propel Camano Island native to stardom

Caitlin Kinnunen, nominated for a Tony Award, began learning her art with Village Theatre’s KidStage.

Start Camano art tour at poster artist Jack Gunter’s studio

The Camano Island Studio Tour runs May 10-12 and May 18-19 on Camano and in the Stanwood area.

Village’s ‘Curious Incident’ features superb acting, stagecraft

A good example of progressive theater, the play should be required viewing for drama students.

Exhibit highlights artists’ love for Pacific Northwest trees

“Woodland Reverie: The Art of Helen Loggie” at Cascadia Art Museum is showing through June 30.

Janie Olsen’s paintings are reminiscent of children’s books

The Artist of the Year’s exhibition titled “Animal Kingdom” opens March 7 at the Schack Art Center.

Husband and wife reflect on Village Theatre’s ‘I Do! I Do!’

This couple agrees that the 1960s play about five decades of marriage remains relevant today.

Runaway musical hit with local ties is staged in Marysville

The lyricist and composer of “Angry Housewives” may come home to see the Red Curtain production.

Nearing 90, renowned artist still inspired by Skagit’s beauty

Philip McCracken deals with the infirmities of age by focusing on his creative passion.

Not Disney: New musical ‘String’ brings The Fates to stage

It took Village Theatre six years to develop the story of Greek mythology’s sister goddesses.

World-renowned master sculptor to show in Skagit County

Philip McCracken, 89, who studied with Henry Moore, has work exhibited in museums worldwide.