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Begin Your Novel this Summer at Centrum

Begin Your Novel this Summer at Centrum

This July, begin that novel you’ve been thinking about, planning, dreaming of. During the week of the Port Townsend Writers’ Conference, July 9-19, novelist Skip Horack will be in-residence, leading a small, intimate workshop to help you being your novel–and get it on a permanent track. This course is for those who have an existing “idea”


Moira Smiley and Music for a Three-Layer Brain

Moira Smiley is a singer and composer who travels the world as a soloist and musical director. She’ll be joining us at Voice Works – Centrum’s latest gathering of singers, June 23-28, 2015. Expect four days and five nights of intense fun, singing instruction, repertoire building, and merry music making with some top drawer vocalists like Moira. A


Emerging Artist Residency Jurors Announced

Centrum is pleased to announce that C. Davida Ingram, Scott Lawrimore, and Nina Bozicnik will serve as jurors for Centrum’s 2015 Emerging Artist Residency. C. Davida Ingram is currently Senior Coordinator at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center, Scott Lawrimore is Director of the Jacob Lawrence Gallery at the University of Washington, and Nina Bozicnik


Alternative Writing Program Returns in November

Centrum’s newest literary gathering returns November 5-8, 2015. YAWP – Your Alternative Writing Program – is a personal development experience for writers. YAWP’s first session in April 2015 was about community and reading and writing and doing guided freewrites and writing exercises and creating new work and having good food at PT restaurants. Autumn YAWP


Summer Tickets Now on Sale

Welcome to Centrum’s 42nd Summer Season! In partnership with Fort Worden State Park, Centrum serves as a gathering place for creative artists and learners of all ages seeking extraordinary cultural enrichment. Browse our new 2015 summer ticket guide, which is your “go to” guide for every Centrum summer performance this year. View the 2015 Summer