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February 17, 2021

We Banjo 3: Live from Ireland

Buy Tickets   (Olympia, WA) — The Washington Center is delighted to bring a virtual performance straight from Ireland to local patrons. On March 13, 2021 the charismatic and talented Irish band, We Banjo 3, will host an epic virtual experience ​We Banjo 3: Live From Ireland. All four WB3 band members will be together and…
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February 17, 2021

What We’re Listening To: Nicole Kochman

There’s been a lot of time for listening this past year, and I’ve been keeping occupied with new music, revisiting old favorites, and hundreds of hours of podcasts! However, if there’s any group that never fails to move me and is particularly worthy of a shout-out, it would be the PS 22 Chorus: a rotating…
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February 1, 2021

The Washington Center Receives grant support as co-comissioner for welcome to Indian country

(Olympia, WA) — The Washington Center is working in partnership with Indigenous Performance Productions to provide technical theater support and regional partnership on the creation of Welcome to Indian Country, which will be in residence May 24-27, 2021. Indigenous Performance Productions is led by Olympia-based Andre Bouchard (Kootenai/Ojibwe) who has 21 years of experience as a…
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February 1, 2021

What We’re Listening To: Carrie Swindler, Business Manager

During stressful times I rely on dark humor to get me through. After months of pandemic quarantine living, I was feeling isolated and yearning to hear the voices of other people. My daughter turned me on to a dark comedy/murder podcast called “My Favorite Murder.” The hosts, Karen and Georgia, are two self-described “murderinos” who…
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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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