Diane Urbani de la Paz

PENINSULA PROFILE: She loves new life as a Peninsula College professor

PORT ANGELES — Sixteen-year-old Janet harbored a secret dream. She’d grown up in a house full of books, with a father who taught English at… Continue reading

TODAY: Port Townsend dance recital to span ballet to modern choreography

PORT TOWNSEND — “Whisper,” the 18th annual performance created at Ling Hui's Dance, will float onto the stage at Fort Worden State Park's Wheeler Theater… Continue reading

TODAY: Prairie Flyer’s final concert of the weekend to be held in historical barn

The Prairie Flyer train is coming, turning famine to feast. The bluegrass-and-beyond band wraps up a series of weekend concerts at the historic Cline Barn… Continue reading

TODAY: Urban jazz group from Brazil to perform in Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND — The urban jazz of Brazil will fill the hall as Choro das 3, a quartet of three sisters and their father, arrives… Continue reading

Viking exhibition lands at museum in Victoria

VICTORIA — A few minutes’ walk from Victoria’s Inner Harbour, “Vikings: Lives Beyond the Legends” awaits. This is the first North American stop for the… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Chorus brings tale of geeky love to Sequim on Saturday

SEQUIM — Meet James T. Quirk. He’s a bit geeky. But he’s got love to give and is boldly going for a girlfriend he can… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Farm Store Stomp back in Sequim on Saturday . . . and other entertainment briefs

Twist, stomp across floor at farm store SEQUIM — This month's Farm Store Stomp — a night of live music and dance — is set… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Port Townsend dance recital to span ballet to modern choreography Saturday, Sunday

PORT TOWNSEND — “Whisper,” the 18th annual performance created at Ling Hui's Dance, will float onto the stage at Fort Worden State Park's Wheeler Theater… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Prairie Flyer rolling across Peninsula in concerts tonight, Sunday

The Prairie Flyer train is coming, turning famine to feast. The bluegrass-and-beyond band continues a series of weekend concerts at the Gardiner Community Center on… Continue reading

WEEKEND: PT Songlines Choir to perform children’s center benefit Saturday at Cotton Building

PORT TOWNSEND — The Spring Sing, a concert and sing-along to benefit the Jumping Mouse Children's Center in Port Townsend, will welcome all voices to… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Urban jazz group from Brazil to perform in Port Townsend this Sunday

PORT TOWNSEND — The urban jazz of Brazil will fill the hall as Choro das 3, a quartet of three sisters and their father, arrives… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Urban jazz group from Brazil to perform in Port Townsend this Sunday

PORT TOWNSEND — The urban jazz of Brazil will fill the hall as Choro das 3, a quartet of three sisters and their father, arrives… Continue reading

Viking exhibition lands at museum in Victoria

VICTORIA — A few minutes’ walk from Victoria’s Inner Harbour, “Vikings: Lives Beyond the Legends” awaits. This is the first North American stop for the… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Prairie Flyer rolling across Peninsula in trio of concerts starting Friday

The Prairie Flyer train is coming, turning famine to feast. Starting tonight, the bluegrass-and-beyond band will do a tryptych of concerts: at the Dungeness Schoolhouse,… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Chorus brings tale of geeky love to Sequim on Saturday

SEQUIM — Meet James T. Quirk. He’s a bit geeky. But he’s got love to give and is boldly going for a girlfriend he can… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Port Townsend dance recital to span ballet to modern choreography Saturday, Sunday

PORT TOWNSEND — “Whisper,” the 18th annual performance created at Ling Hui's Dance, will float onto the stage at Fort Worden State Park's Wheeler Theater… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Farm Store Stomp back in Sequim on Saturday . . . and other entertainment briefs

Twist, stomp across floor at farm store SEQUIM — This month's Farm Store Stomp — a night of live music and dance — is set… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Second Weekend to serve buffet of music, art starting tonight (Friday) in Port Angeles

Tonight signifies Friday, June 13. PORT ANGELES — Bands called Moongrass and Trifecta, a painter new to Port Angeles and a singer-ukulelist: Such are the… Continue reading

WEEKEND: PT Songlines Choir to perform children’s center benefit Saturday at Cotton Building

PORT TOWNSEND — The Spring Sing, a concert and sing-along to benefit the Jumping Mouse Children's Center in Port Townsend, will welcome all voices to… Continue reading

PENINSULA PROFILE: Singer-songwriter for Prairie Flyer, FarmStrong gets his satisfaction

About his heroes, young Jim Faddis felt strongly. “I would have given my left hand to sound like Ray Charles,” he recalled, thinking back to… Continue reading