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2017 Summer Ticket Sales Begin May 1

2017 Summer Ticket Sales Begin May 1

Tickets to Centrum’s summer performances open to the public on May 1, 2017.  You may purchase tickets to Centrum performances individually or in packages. Purchase individual tickets online Purchase ticket packages online To purchase tickets by phone at (800) 746-1982, please call between the hours of 6:00 am and 4:00 pm, Pacific Standard Time, Monday through Saturday,

April 2017 Residency Updates

Nolan Calisch, who was a 2016 Emerging Artist Resident recently had a photograph he took while in residence at Centrum chosen for the May 2017 cover of the “The Sun” Magazine. 2016 Resident Joan Frank from Santa Rosa, California, has just published a novel “All the News I Need” from the University of Massachusetts Press.

Rev. Ann Jefferson To Lead Gospel Track at 2017 Blues Festival

The Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival is excited to welcome Rev. Ann Jefferson to lead the Gospel Track for 2017! Daily classes start on Monday July 31, 2017 and run through Friday August 4, 2017 from 3:30-5:30pm. Your tuition includes entry to the main stage performance on Saturday August 5, 2017. African American gospel music has spread beyond the Black

May 25: Centrum Blues Jam at Triple Door

On Thursday May 25, 2017, The Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Festival will co-host its 6th showcase at Seattle’s Triple Door featuring Sean Divine, Mary Flower, Steve James, Orville Johnson, Casey MacGill, John Maxwell, Jon Parry, Matt Weiner, Ricardo & Friends and surprise guests! These events are a project of patron Richard Russell’s Seattle Secret Music project,

John “Gray Hound” Maxwell Joins 2017 Blues Faculty

John “Gray Hound” Maxwell will be teaching blues guitar at the 2017 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Workshop. John was raised in Chicago and indoctrinated in the blues at the Old Town School of Folk Music by the great John Long. In over 40 years of honing his skills, John has shared the stage with Gatemouth

Lifelong Learning in the Galapagos

Columnist and world traveler Cheryl Cashman, of Port Townsend, founder of Adventure Artisans travel concierge services and friend of Centrum, tells us about a truly special place for lifelong learning. — Educational family trips that are multi-generational may be difficult to find, but a trip to the islands where Charles Darwin’s famous theory evolved in