July 31 Concert Preview: Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival

Come with your dancing shoes and enjoy a raucous night of Blues dance music like you’ve never heard before.  The Fort’s on-campus caterer, Bon Appetit, will serve up a major gumbo & jambalaya dinner prior to the show out on the Littlefield Green next to the pavilion starting at 6:00 p.m., so come early and make

Fiddle Tunes

2014 Festival of American Fiddle Tunes

Photos from the 2014 Festival of American Fiddle Tunes

We’d like to take a moment to say thank you to all of the participants, faculty, volunteers, and audience members who made the 2014 Festival of American Fiddle Tunes a week to remember. Thanks as well to Roz Powell, who spent the week taking photos of the gathering. We’ve included a gallery of her 2014



2014 Concert Preview: Jazz Port Townsend Friday Night

Washington’s longest-running summer jazz festival returns to Port Townsend with an amazing collection of mainstage performances curated by Jazz Port Townsend Artistic Director John Clayton. Friday Evening Jazz Port Townsend June 25, 2014 7:30 p.m. – McCurdy Pavilion – Fort Worden State Park Tickets: $45, $32 and $23 Purchase tickets The Jensen Sisters Ingrid Jensen,



Writers’ Conference Public Readings and Lectures

During the Port Townsend Writers’ Conference, a rich and diverse gathering of prose writers and poets read from their work.  Readings are held at the Joseph F. Wheeler Theater.  All readings are FREE to the Public!   Come one, come all!

Voice Works

Voice Works 2014

Photos from 2014 Voice Works at Centrum

The 2014 Voice Works gathering was simply inspiring. We were deeply impressed by the level of fearlessness and artistry that the participants and faculty brought to Fort Worden. We can’t wait to do it again next year! Roz Powell  took some terrific photos of all of you during the week, so grab a cup of coffee, and take

Young Artists


DANCE This! August 3-9

Centrum and Seattle Theatre Group present DANCE This! Camp for high school students coming soon August 3-9, 2014, at Fort Worden State Park in Port Townsend, WA.  You can still sign up by registering  here. (Grades 9-12) DANCE This! brings together technique, performance, and choreography, using the art of dance to learn about the world through