Author Archives: Bonnie Obremski

A Memphis Tradition Sure to Cure the Blues

A Memphis Tradition Sure to Cure the Blues

This week at Centrum is all about the blues. It’s a well-known fact that the roots of acoustic blues music are in the South. However, columnist and world traveler Cheryl Cashman, of Port Townsend, founder of Adventure Artisans travel concierge services and friend of Centrum, is here to tell us us about another tradition to be discovered

Artists-in-Residence Anna Roberts-Gevalt & Elizabeth LaPrelle, Perform Feb. 9

Anna Roberts-Gevalt, a past Fiddle Tunes Festival faculty member, and Elizabeth LaPrelle, a past Voice Works faculty member, are returning to Centrum to be Artists-in-Residence for a week. During their residency, they will perform a concert on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 7 p.m. Rainshadow Recording Studio, located on the west side of Building 315

Orville Johnson, Grant Dermody Perform in Port Townsend Feb. 11

Rainshadow Recording Studio is hosting a concert featuring past Port Townsend Acoustic Blues faculty Orville Johnson and Grant Dermody on Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 8-10 p.m. Tickets are $15 and are for sale online. The studio is located in Building 315 at Fort Worden, and Rainshadow will donate 10 percent of ticket sales to Centrum. Note:

FREE “Work in Progress” Performance 4pm Saturday

“Work in Progress” Date: Saturday, January 14 Time: 4 p.m. Place: Upstairs in Building 205, Fort Worden Free and open to the public, Wayne Horvitz, Yukio Suzuki (dance/choreography) and Yohei Saito (video) will give a “Work In Progress” presentation. Horvitz, winner of the prestigious Doris Duke Performing Artist Award in 2016, was in residence at