Diane Urbani de la Paz

WEEKEND: The American dream and the truth unfold on Port Townsend stage with Sam Shepard’s “Buried Child”

PORT TOWNSEND — This play is much like having a dream. The people and the events defy the rules of the waking world. And everything… Continue reading

‘Spirituals and Samovars’ in next Music Live with Lunch on Tuesday in Sequim

SEQUIM — Singer, actor and medical doctor Joel Yelland will offer a noontime interlude of American songs and Russian folk tunes — a program called… Continue reading

ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS: Two voices, two cities, no cover charge . . . and other items

Jeremy & Anna, those young musical partners, will bring their vocal harmonies and folk arrangements to a couple of venues this week and next. Wind… Continue reading

Jazz guitarist to give free, public improv class Thursday in Port Angeles; concert to follow Jan. 23

PORT ANGELES — Internationally known jazz guitarist and educator John Stowell will give a clinic and master class, next Thursday, Jan. 21, as well as… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Cirque Ziva acrobats are back in Port Angeles on Sunday

PORT ANGELES — The 25-member Golden Dragon Acrobats of China are back in town this weekend for one show: Sunday afternoon at the Port Angeles… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Flutes, Mozart and more offered with Port Angeles Chamber Orchestra concerts tonight in Port Angeles, Saturday in Sequim

NOTE: “Today” and “tonight” refer to Friday, Jan. 15. In a chamber concert, where the orchestra and the hall are smaller, you not only hear… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Songlines choir extends invitation to all voices with participatory concert Saturday in Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND — An on-the-spot musical community will form in downtown Port Townsend as the PT Songlines choir hosts its winter participatory concert Saturday night.… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Stardust Dance Band, teens are ‘In the Mood’ for jazz dinner Saturday in Sequim

SEQUIM — Two big bands, swing and a Hawaiian style dinner: It could only be the Jazz Dinner Dance to benefit Sequim High School's music… Continue reading

WEEKEND: The American dream and the truth unfold on Port Townsend stage with Sam Shepard’s “Buried Child”

PORT TOWNSEND — This play is much like having a dream. The people and the events defy the rules of the waking world. And everything… Continue reading

Native American documentary to screen on Port Angeles campus Friday night

PORT ANGELES ­— “Princess Angeline,” a documentary film about the daughter of Chief Seattle, will light the screen at Peninsula College’s Little Theater this Friday… Continue reading

Seattle-born indie folk band to perform at Port Angeles Library this Friday evening

PORT ANGELES — The public library will turn into a concert venue once again this Friday as the Cave Singers, a Seattle-born band specializing in… Continue reading

Seven essential skills for kids, grown-ups topic of Port Angeles talk Thursday

PORT ANGELES — Darlene Clemens devoted 36 years to teaching and leading in the Port Angeles School District. She raised a family, she earned a… Continue reading

Jan. 22 deadline nears for Rainshadow Poetry Competition entries

Only a matter of days remain before the entry deadline for the 2016 Rainshadow Poetry Competition, a contest open to writers of all ages from… Continue reading

‘Smell of Cedars Steeped in Rain’ film highlights Olympic National Park beauty with showing Tuesday in Port Angeles

PORT ANGELES — The movie is not long, but its maker sought to go deep. Eliza Goode's film, a visual love letter to Olympic National… Continue reading

Grand Olympics Chorus invites those interested in learning to sing to Monday open house in Sequim

SEQUIM — If you’re a woman interested in learning to sing in a cappella harmony, you are invited to the Grand Olympics Chorus open house… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Bonus contra dance is on Black Diamond Community Hall’s schedule Saturday

PORT ANGELES — Into the January cold come a band and dance caller who know how to warm the space: Gallimaufry, a group of Irish… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Free Fitness Fest on Saturday in Port Angeles to showcase ways to get in shape this year

PORT ANGELES — You don't have to get in the pool. But you just might want to wear that swimsuit under your clothes. So advises… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Lobo del Mar to give Sunday matinee performance in Coyle

COYLE — They're a dance troupe, a Celtic band and a well-traveled family: Lobo del Mar, the ensemble to arrive at Coyle's community center for… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Love is better than the revelers dreamed in ‘Twelfth Night’ production in Sequim

SEQUIM — Here's a romantic comedy with delicious bits. We're talking lines such as “Then come kiss me, sweet and twenty, youth's a stuff will… Continue reading

WEEKEND: Painting, music to blend together in Port Angeles during monthly Second Weekend

NOTE: “Today” and “tonight” refer to Friday, Jan. 8. PORT ANGELES — Like a happy couple, live music and fresh art get together this weekend… Continue reading