Tales of Hoffman Streams Next Sunday

Sunday, February, 1 pm., Orcas Center – from Artha Kass – The revival of Broadway’s multiple Tony winner Barlett Sher’s exciting and innovative production of Offenbach’s operatic masterpiece, Les Contes d’Hoffmann, (Tales of Hoffman) streams live from the Metropolitan Opera to Orcas Center Sunday, February at 1:00 pm. The magnetic … Continue reading

Historic Artworks Building Launches “Push to the Finish”

– by the Olga Strawberry Council Board — The Artworks Building in Olga these days is like a beehive: all the activity is humming along inside and we’re nearing the finish line. The historic strawberry barreling plant, before it was severely damaged by an arson fire in July, 2013, had … Continue reading

Writers Roundtable: Truth or Consequences

Saturday, January 24, 1-3 p.m. at the Library – from JoEllen Moldoff – “Truth or Consequences”: The Function of Plot in Storytelling “With the truth so dull and depressing, the only working alternative is wild bursts of madness and filigree.” –Hunter S. Thompson Join Jennifer Brennock for this month’s writers’ discourse:  How … Continue reading

“Winds of the Baroque” with the Salish Sea Early Music Festival

– from Jeffrey Cohan — Thursday, January 22 at 7 p.m. at the Orcas Adventist Fellowship Church at 107 Enchanted Forest Road “Winds of the Baroque” will be presented by musicians of the Salish Sea Early Music Festival, featuring players from the Pacific Northwest on Thursday, January 22. Sand Dalton, … Continue reading