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April 18, 2022


The Washington Center for the Performing Arts is thrilled to announce that the Indigo Girls are coming to Olympia June 13, 2022 at 7:30pm. Tickets for the show go on sale to the general public on April 21. Pre-Sale for Friends of the Washington Center begins April 19 at noon. Released in 1989, Indigo Girls’ eponymous…
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March 22, 2022

Koresh Dance Masterclass: Advanced

A Koresh Dance Company member will provide a modern jazz class focused on improving local dancers’ precision, flow and musicality through challenging choreography that explores the fusion of different movement techniques. The class will include warm up, technique and the opportunity to learn choreography from the performance. The class is designed to inspire students by…
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February 25, 2022

In March, Talented Women bring Music and Laughter to the Center Main Stage.

To celebrate Women’s History Month, we have a slate of talented women bringing laughter and music to the Washington Center.   March 11 at 7:30pm This fest of funny femmes returns to the Center as the Ladies of Laughter comedy event has been a patron favorite with rave reviews! Expect big laughs, big fun, and…
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January 12, 2022

Derina Harvey Band

Members of the Derina Harvey Band pose with rolling green hills in the background.
Derina Harvey leads the award-winning Celtic Rock group, the Derina Harvey Band (dHb). With a show that offers a fresh take on traditional folk songs as well as a few originals, Derina’s vibrant personality takes center stage with humour, storytelling, and, of course, her powerful vocals. dHb has been likened to a “rockier” version of…
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December 6, 2021

Richard Thompson

Richard Thompson’s influence can’t be overstated. Everybody from Robert Plant, Don Henley, and Elvis Costello to REM, Sleater-Kinney and David Byrne has covered his music. Thompson picks up his guitar for this solo performance and emotions echo through his deft fleet-fingered fretwork, poetic songwriting, impassioned picking. Powered by evocative songcraft, jaw-dropping guitar playing, and indefinable…
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