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Spring Concert 2014

Spring Concert 2014

Wednesday night, May 21, The Liberty Bell Junior-Senior High School music department, directed by Dr. Mark Johnson, gave a concert for the standing-room-only crowd.
Liberty Bell singer, songwriter offers benefit concert for clean water

Liberty Bell singer, songwriter offers benefit concert for clean water

By Ann McCreary
Nate Hirsch, a Liberty Bell High School freshman, is turning his singing and songwriting talents to address a global crisis …
Get acquainted with TwispWorks and its partners

Get acquainted with TwispWorks and its partners

Open Studio Saturdays begin at TwispWorks this Saturday (May 24) from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Every Saturday through Aug. 30, visitors will be able to see Methow Made goods being created and visit with the artists, crafters and entrepreneurs that call TwispWorks home. Around 10 studios will be open each week, according to TwispWorks Entrepreneurship Coordinator...
Arts briefs: May 21, 2014

Arts briefs: May 21, 2014

This week: Music festival in Tonasket this weekend, New show at Winthrop Gallery opens May 28, and Rapture, Blister, Burn is back at The Merc on June 14
Cascadia concert

Cascadia concert

A celebration of music and young musicians was presented this past weekend by Cascadia, the Methow Music Association, at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp.
Pipestone School of Music student recitals

Pipestone School of Music student recitals

On Sunday (May 18), Pipestone School of Music students displayed the fruits of a year’s dedication to music study by performing recitals for the assembled concert goers. Pipestone School of Music is the educational branch of Cascadia. For more information, call 997-0222.
Weekend features Pipestone Orchestra, recitals

Weekend features Pipestone Orchestra, recitals

By Ann McCreary
A celebration of music and young musicians will be presented this weekend by Cascadia, the Methow Music Association, at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp. The weekend features …
Arts briefs: May 14, 2014

Arts briefs: May 14, 2014

This week: Pinkerton reads from debut novel, The Amish project coming to the Merc in June, and River is focus of next Confluence exhibit
Kids bring energy, imagination to Willie Wonka JR.

Kids bring energy, imagination to Willie Wonka JR.

By Marcy Stamper
The Merc Playhouse has whipped up a gooey confection, Willie Wonka JR., for its spring musical, with the entire 32-member cast between the ages of 8 and 18, and many of the props created …
Garbage gets to glitter at Trashion Show

Garbage gets to glitter at Trashion Show

By Don Nelson
It’s not enough to conceive and construct it. Someone has to wear it and strut it if you want your trashy outfit to take home a prize at Confluence Gallery’s fourth annual Trashion Show on Saturday …