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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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October 12, 2020

Annual Report Just Released for 19-20 Season

Our 2019-2020 season was off to a magical start. Many of you were with me. We were in a beautiful theater, experiencing an intimate connection – one that provides an experience like no other. The Washington Center was seeing record ticket sales as well as and record ticket income. And then COVID-19 hit. Since then,…
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July 27, 2020

THE 2020 CENTER STAGE VIRTUAL GALA RAISES $61,500 AND GROWING

The Washington Center for the Performing Arts held the 5th Annual CENTER Stage Awards & Gala last night – though in a virtual format to accommodate the current day pandemic. The free-to-attend online experience was hosted by Olympia’s beloved Ann Flannigan. The Washington Center is proud to announce that thanks to the very supportive and…
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July 7, 2020

The 2020 Center Stage Gala GOES VIRTUAL on July 23

The Washington Center for the Performing Arts will transition this summer’s annual gala to an online experience. The CENTER Stage “Virtual” Gala will be available for all for free by tuning in to the YouTube live event at 7:00 PM on July 23. This free-to-attend online experience is hosted by Olympia’s beloved Ann Flannigan, and…
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