Entertainment

‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ gets second chance

Rock opera opens Friday, with nine performances to follow

Bill Evans dance concerts set this month

Bill Evans will present dance concerts at 7 p.m. Sunday, Monday and July 21. The first two performances will be at the… Continue reading

Clallam Bay Sekiu Fun Days set this weekend

The 41st Clallam Bay Sekiu Fun Days are scheduled for Friday through Sunday. The annual festival is held the second weekend in… Continue reading

Sturtz, a Colorado-based acoustic quartet, will perform at the Palindrome on Saturday.

Colorado-based quartet to perform at Palindrome

Sturtz will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Palindrome at Eaglemount Cidery, 1893 S. Jacob Miller Road. Tickets are $20 per… Continue reading

Sturtz, a Colorado-based acoustic quartet, will perform at the Palindrome on Saturday.

Day of Play set for several Port Angeles locations on Saturday

The Day of Play, sponsored by the Port Angeles Parks and Recreation Department, is set for multiple venues on Saturday. Day of… Continue reading

Port Angeles Community Players to conduct auditions

The Port Angeles Community Players will conduct auditions for its fall production of “Almost Maine” at 6:30 p.m. July 18 and at… Continue reading

From left, Zach Wiedenhoeft, Wesley Vollmer and Tara DuPont, all of Port Angeles, at a rehearsal of “The Curate Shakespeare As You Like It.”

Port Angeles Community Players to put on ‘As You Like It’

The Port Angeles Community Players will stage a production of “The Curate Shakespeare As You Like It” with shows at 7:30 p.m.… Continue reading

From left, Zach Wiedenhoeft, Wesley Vollmer and Tara DuPont, all of Port Angeles, at a rehearsal of “The Curate Shakespeare As You Like It.”
“Tree of Life,” an oil painting by Andrea Woods, is on display at Harbor Arts Gallery.

Second Saturday Art Walk this weekend in Port Angeles

The Second Saturday Art Walk is set from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at participating Port Angeles businesses. Galleries participating in… Continue reading

“Tree of Life,” an oil painting by Andrea Woods, is on display at Harbor Arts Gallery.

Studio Bob to host Big Gay Bingo

Blake McCabe will host Big Gay Bingo from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. The bingo will be at Studio Bob, 118½… Continue reading

A trio, Canto a Mi Tierra of Veracruz, Mexico, with Osiris Ramses Caballero Leon, left, Bernabe Hernandez Orozco, center, and Fernando Hernandez Orozco, play a set of traditional Mexican music originating in the six states of northeastern Mexico in McCurdy Pavilion on Saturday in one of the final concerts to close out the week of Fiddle Tunes presented by Centrum at Fort Worden. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Fiddle Tunes

A trio, Canto a Mi Tierra of Veracruz, Mexico, with Osiris Ramses Caballero Leon, left, Bernabe Hernandez Orozco, center, and Fernando Hernandez Orozco, play a… Continue reading

A trio, Canto a Mi Tierra of Veracruz, Mexico, with Osiris Ramses Caballero Leon, left, Bernabe Hernandez Orozco, center, and Fernando Hernandez Orozco, play a set of traditional Mexican music originating in the six states of northeastern Mexico in McCurdy Pavilion on Saturday in one of the final concerts to close out the week of Fiddle Tunes presented by Centrum at Fort Worden. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Free summer concerts continue across Peninsula

Free outdoor summer concerts will continue on the North Olympic Peninsula next week. John Hoover & The Mighty Quinns will perform from 6 p.m. to… Continue reading

Marva Holmes will teach a recycled materials art class from noon to 3 p.m. July 13 at Studio Bob in Port Angeles.

Children’s art class to use recycled materials

Marva Holmes will teach a recycled materials art class from noon to 3 p.m. July 13. Holmes will teach the first in… Continue reading

Marva Holmes will teach a recycled materials art class from noon to 3 p.m. July 13 at Studio Bob in Port Angeles.
Shayna Robnett holds Phoenix, a rooster abandoned near Baker Dip near Morse Creek, at Lilly’s Safe Haven in Port Angeles. Robnett estimates the nonprofit has rescued more than 70 roosters since its inception about four years ago. (Michael Dashiell/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

Lilly’s Safe Haven fills in animal rescue gaps

Director brings in abandoned roosters, ducks and sheep

Shayna Robnett holds Phoenix, a rooster abandoned near Baker Dip near Morse Creek, at Lilly’s Safe Haven in Port Angeles. Robnett estimates the nonprofit has rescued more than 70 roosters since its inception about four years ago. (Michael Dashiell/Olympic Peninsula News Group)
“Lucious Succulent,” silk Batik on canvas by Denice Craig Tweedy, is on display at the Port Ludlow Art League.

Port Ludlow Art League plans reception

The Port Ludlow Art League will host a reception for Denice Craig Tweedy from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday. The reception… Continue reading

“Lucious Succulent,” silk Batik on canvas by Denice Craig Tweedy, is on display at the Port Ludlow Art League.
Mitchel Osborne will display this photograph from the 2023 Wooden Boat Festival at the Port Townsend Gallery throughout July.

First Saturday Art Walk set in Port Townsend

Gallery 9, Northwind Art and the Port Townsend Gallery will be among the venues participating in the Art Walk from 5 p.m.… Continue reading

Mitchel Osborne will display this photograph from the 2023 Wooden Boat Festival at the Port Townsend Gallery throughout July.

Music festival, art walks this weekend on Peninsula

A music festival, art walks and other live music will be featured across the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. • The inaugural Tarboo Indie Music… Continue reading

Teen initiative to host play at Key City Theatre

The Teen Initiative will stage a production of “Pride and Prejudice and Perms” from Friday through Thursday. The play will be at… Continue reading

Me & The Boys to play at Concert in the Woods

Me & the Boys will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday at Concerts in the Woods. The concert will be at the Laurel B.… Continue reading

Port Townsend artist Shirley Scheier will show 40 works in “Sifting the Silence,” the new exhibition at Northwind Art’s Jeanette Best Gallery. (Diane Urbani/Northwind Art)

Port Townsend artist opens new show at Northwind

When she’s asked what she hopes her art will give people, Shirley Scheier distills her response. “Joy,” the artist says. Scheier, who… Continue reading

Port Townsend artist Shirley Scheier will show 40 works in “Sifting the Silence,” the new exhibition at Northwind Art’s Jeanette Best Gallery. (Diane Urbani/Northwind Art)

Artists’ reception Friday at Blue Whole Gallery

Blue Whole Gallery will host a reception for Jeannine Chappell and Jane Smith from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. The reception will… Continue reading