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January 12, 2021

The Washington Center Accepting Applications for Anacker Scholarship for the Arts

“If the arts exist to enrich our lives… then The Washington Center’s mission must surely be not only to provide the various art forms but to nurture the pursuit of them in our young people.” ~ Sally Anacker, Former Board President The Washington Center for the Performing Arts is proud to announce that scholarship applications…
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December 17, 2020

Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy’s Celtic Family Christmas At Home

This Christmas season, the fiddling family of Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy is inviting the world to their home, virtually, to witness their music, life and holiday traditions. Mostly music, it will also include candid moments around the kitchen, decorating the tree, and other bits of Christmas chaos! The Buy Tickets button will lead you…
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November 24, 2020

What We’re Listening To: Jocelyn Wood, Development Director

Pacific Northwest native Morten Lauridsen has brought me so much solace during these turbulent times. His compositions exalt the range of the human voice. They are often reminiscent of Gregorian and Renaissance music, yet with an unmistakably modern quality. His pieces, such as O Magnum Mysterium and Lux Aeterna (the whole cycle, which he composed…
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November 20, 2020

The Washington Center Announces Holiday Plans: Promotes Locally-Owned Downtown Businesses and More

Working in partnership with the City of Olympia, the Washington Center is announcing plans to bring some much-needed cheer to downtown Olympia this holiday season. During this year of global pandemic, we all need the comfort of something familiar. “Due to the ongoing pandemic, the Washington Center has been actively working to begin operating to…
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October 21, 2020

Sponsor Some Holiday Cheer

During this year of global pandemic, we all need the comfort of something familiar. So while we’re still closed to the public for live performances, we’re working in partnership with the City of Olympia to bring some much-needed cheer downtown for the holidays. With your help, we will make it snow outside the Washington Center…
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