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Alex Dugdale Leads Educator Track at 2017 Jazz Port Townsend

Alex Dugdale Leads Educator Track at 2017 Jazz Port Townsend

“I’m not very good with words,” Alex Dugdale, 26, of Seattle, said. “But when I play sax and dance, I am truly able to express myself in my first language: rhythm.  It is how I pray. It is how I express every emotion, good or bad.” Dugdale, Educator Track Coordinator for Jazz Port Townsend, is

Alvin Youngblood Hart Added to 2017 Centrum Blues Faculty

Centrum is pleased to announce that blues master Alvin Youngblood Hart will be part of the 2017 artist faculty of the Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Workshop, July 30-August 6. Alvin Youngblood Hart creates a blurred line of Blues, Roots, Country and Rock music that has been enjoyed in our culture for decades.  In the summer

Samuel Ligon Teaches Novelists How to Begin

Begin your novel this summer at Centrum. As part of the Port Townsend Writers’ Conference, novelist Samuel Ligon teaches a week-long course entitled “Novel Beginnings: Clocks and Promises.” Looking at such examples as The Catcher in the Rye and Ann Patchett’s Bel Canto, Ligon–the most popular instructor in the history of the Conference–will work with you on

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