Entertainment

Trio Hava will kickoff the seventh season of Concerts in the barn. Pictured are, from left,, cellist Amy Barston and violist Elisa Barston. Pianist Paige Molloy is not pictured.

Concerts in the Barn begins Saturday

Concerts in the Barn will begin its seventh season of free chamber music concerts in its iconic barn in Quilcene on Saturday. The… Continue reading

Trio Hava will kickoff the seventh season of Concerts in the barn. Pictured are, from left,, cellist Amy Barston and violist Elisa Barston. Pianist Paige Molloy is not pictured.
Ranky Tanky, the double Grammy-winning group from Charleston, S.C., will help Field Arts & Events Hall celebrate its grand opening Saturday night. (Peter Frank Edwards)

Ranky Tanky to bring ‘Good Time’ and more from South Carolina roots

Grammy winners coming to Field Hall

  • Jul 27, 2023
  • By Diane Urbani de la Paz for Peninsula Daily News
  • Clallam County
Ranky Tanky, the double Grammy-winning group from Charleston, S.C., will help Field Arts & Events Hall celebrate its grand opening Saturday night. (Peter Frank Edwards)
The dancers of BANDALOOP, pictured in Munich, Germany, will come to Port Angeles to perform on Field Arts & Events Hall’s north exterior wall this Saturday. (Basil Tsimoyianis/BANDALOOP)

Performers to dance off the wall in Port Angeles

Field Hall grand opening features three shows Saturday

The dancers of BANDALOOP, pictured in Munich, Germany, will come to Port Angeles to perform on Field Arts & Events Hall’s north exterior wall this Saturday. (Basil Tsimoyianis/BANDALOOP)

Community Players to conduct auditions for play about domestic violence

The Port Angeles Community Players plan auctions today and Saturday for the group’s 2023-24 season opener “To The Moon.” The auditions will… Continue reading

Diane Schuur will kick off her 70th birthday tour at the Field Hall on Friday.

Diane Schuur to perform at Field Hall

Grammy-winning vocalist and pianist Diane Schuur will headline the grand opening celebration of the Field Arts & Events hall this weekend with… Continue reading

Diane Schuur will kick off her 70th birthday tour at the Field Hall on Friday.
Among the items at Habitat for Humanity East Jefferson County’s summer art show will be vintage G Rodo Boulange.

Habitat for Humanity conducts art show

Habitat for Humanity East Jefferson County will host an art show featuring over 140 works of art as well as many collectibles… Continue reading

Among the items at Habitat for Humanity East Jefferson County’s summer art show will be vintage G Rodo Boulange.
Summertime Singers, from left, back row are Lee Singer, Douglas Rodgers, Christina Brinch, Mary Munford, Barbara Allen, Galen Clark, Barb Thompson and Sue Reid; middle row, Linda Bach and Helen Lauritzen; and front row, Colleen Johnson, Sydney Keegan, Pilar Grau, Chuck Thompson. Not pictuered are Katy Ottaway, Pat Rodgers, Rob Wamstad, Jonathan Stafford, Kathleen Knoblock, Joel Peterson, Kristoffer Lott, Mark Schecter and Will Kalb.

Summertime Singers to perform at Candelight Concert

Trinity United Methodist’s Candlelight Concerts will host the Summertime Singers, a local mixed choral group, at 7 p.m. Thursday. The group will… Continue reading

Summertime Singers, from left, back row are Lee Singer, Douglas Rodgers, Christina Brinch, Mary Munford, Barbara Allen, Galen Clark, Barb Thompson and Sue Reid; middle row, Linda Bach and Helen Lauritzen; and front row, Colleen Johnson, Sydney Keegan, Pilar Grau, Chuck Thompson. Not pictuered are Katy Ottaway, Pat Rodgers, Rob Wamstad, Jonathan Stafford, Kathleen Knoblock, Joel Peterson, Kristoffer Lott, Mark Schecter and Will Kalb.
photo by Brian Goodman
"Rushing Water" appears in "Outside In," the show on view now at Northwind Art's Jeanette Best Gallery in Port Townsend.

‘Outside In’ artists to give free talk Saturday

The two photographers went together to the same spot: Salmon Cascades on the Sol Duc River. Their shots turned out to be… Continue reading

photo by Brian Goodman
"Rushing Water" appears in "Outside In," the show on view now at Northwind Art's Jeanette Best Gallery in Port Townsend.

Entertainment varied on Peninsula this weekend

Activities abound on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. • Field Arts & Events Hall offers Community Days, a free weekend of performances from local… Continue reading

Lavender Weekend begins Friday

Eighteen farms in the Sequim area are open for tours during 2023 Lavender Weekend today through Sunday. In addition, the 2023 Sequim Lavender… Continue reading

Olympic Cellars sets summer concerts

Olympic Cellars has scheduled four outdoor concerts this summer, with the first on Saturday. Each of the concerts at the winery at… Continue reading

Turn-A-Thon set Saturday

The Strait Turners chapter of the American Association of Woodturners will host Turn-a-Thon from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The wood-turning celebration… Continue reading

Bag of Books begins today

The Port Angeles Friends of the Library will host a Bag of Books sale from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. today and… Continue reading

Bunker open to teens this Friday

Another free afternoon of art-making for young people in sixth through 12th grades is set for this Friday at Northwind Art School… Continue reading

Day of Play, Community Days scheduled this weekend

The 2023 Port Angeles Day of Play on Saturday will offer recreational activities at 14 sites within town including the Field Arts… Continue reading

Panelists to discuss climate change at fine arts center

The Port Angeles Fine Arts Center will host “Civic Minds + Creative Hearts: Climate Change and Resiliency” today. The event from 6… Continue reading

Dianne Lynn Knox has just published her first book, "Red Hot Pepper," whose cover bears a painting by her friend Marion Keen. photo courtesy of the author

Sequim poet to read from debut book Friday

By Diane Urbani de la Paz for Peninsula Daily News The worst art Is the art that’s kept inside That doesn’t see daylight That knows… Continue reading

  • Jul 20, 2023
  • By Diane Urbani de la Paz for Peninsula Daily News
  • Clallam County
Dianne Lynn Knox has just published her first book, "Red Hot Pepper," whose cover bears a painting by her friend Marion Keen. photo courtesy of the author

Dance concerts from Bill Evans conference begin Friday

Three different contemporary dance concerts featuring nationally-prominent choreographers will be performed in the JFK Hall at Fort Worden as part of the… Continue reading

Famed rocker Albert Lee performs Wednesday

Legendary British rocker Albert Lee and his band will perform with special guest John “Greyhound” Maxwell, at 7:30 p.m. tonight at The… Continue reading

Steve Raider-Ginsburg/Field Hall executive director
Katya Grineva performs a sound check in the Donna M. Morris Theater on Friday afternoon in preparation for a concert on Sunday.

Famed pianist to perform at Field Hall

Acclaimed pianist Katya Grineva joins the roster of pre-opening acts scheduled at Field Arts & Events Hall with a concert, “Love &… Continue reading

Steve Raider-Ginsburg/Field Hall executive director
Katya Grineva performs a sound check in the Donna M. Morris Theater on Friday afternoon in preparation for a concert on Sunday.