Diane Urbani de la Paz

‘Mercy Falls’ arrives for world premiere in Port Townsend

In the hospital for the holidays: Not so funny, you’d think. But playwright Jeni Mahoney, with a team of smart-alecky actors, looks… Continue reading

‘Journal of Seasons’ comes to a close

Final installment for calendar marks end of era in Jefferson County couple’s life

‘The Mystical Season’ concerts this weekend

Rebecca Blume, Peninsula Singers will perform in Sequim

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: ‘Breath and resonance in real space’

DON’T DREAD THE winter, I tell myself. Dread doesn’t help anything. Going outside does. Let me explain. On a recent rainy, windy afternoon I saw… Continue reading

Women make their way in Olympic Theatre Arts play

The big thrill for Tia Stephens was stepping into the persona of Annie Jump Cannon. “The more I researched Annie, the more fascinating… Continue reading

Contra dance caller, band come across country

Contra dances don’t typically happen on weeknights here. But with one of the country’s best-known dance callers in the area this coming… Continue reading

Can this crow save the world?

Author to read from apocalyptic novel Saturday in Port Townsend

Port Townsend teenagers stage classic play

“Our Town” here and gone fast with only six performances

‘Soul of an Octopus’ author arrives this week

Two free programs in Sequim, Port Angeles

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: Saying yes, and writing again

SUCH A PLEASURE to talk with my friend Alice after a series of emails. Hearing Alice Derry’s voice on the phone is like hot tea… Continue reading

Auction, dinner to celebrate role model

Young Erika knew precisely what she wanted in life. Growing up in the village of Zinacantan, Mexico, the girl set out to make… Continue reading

Don’t be afraid of ‘The Dark’

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center party to feature art, theater, food

Walt Whitman to celebrate in Port Townsend

Actor marks poet’s birthday with performances at Chameleon Theater

Storytelling festival marks 25th anniversary this weekend

Event brings performances, workshops, story slam

DIANE URBANI DE LA PAZ: Solace in community

THE STARS, OR in this case a memory and a gathering, align this month. When I saw the flier for the Oct. 24 Community Memorial… Continue reading

Key City Public Theatre auditions open for 2020 season

General auditions for Key City Public Theatre’s 2020 season are set for Monday, Nov. 4, at the Key City Playhouse. Auditions will… Continue reading

Humanities lecture brings Seattle novelist to town

Laurie Frankel set to appear in Chimacum

‘Laughter and Story’ workshop coming to festival

Kevin Kling part of 25th annual gathering