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Summer at Centrum: Your Ticket to Adventure

Summer at Centrum: Your Ticket to Adventure

Get ready for an incredible summer of performances at Fort Worden State Park in Port Townsend, WA. Week after week, artists from around the nation flock to Washington’s Victorian Seaport and Arts community for concerts, dances, readings, and workshops. Tickets to Centrum’s performances go on sale to donors April 15, 2014. (Become a member today!) Sales


ArtPlace America Names Centrum Finalist for Award

ArtPlace America, a collaboration among 14 foundations, 8 federal agencies, and 6 financial institutions,named 97 finalists that have been selected for consideration for their 2014 grants to support creative “placemaking.”  Centrum Foundation and the Fort Worden Public Development Authority in Port Townsend have been named candidates for this prestigious award. The concept of placemaking is


The Stories Behind the Painted Violins

Violins created by (L to R): Kim Kopp, Helga Winter, Richard Jesse Watson, Max Grover). To celebrate Centrum’s 40th Anniversary, as well as our 2013 Gala Dinner and Auction, we asked four Port Townsend visual artists to approach a violin as a canvas. We hoped that at the end of the process, we would be


Free Friday Concert: Simon Lynge

Come on out to Fort Worden Friday, July 12, and enjoy a free concert on the grounds right in front of The Commons!  Singer/songwriter Simon Lynge performs beginning at Noon.  Free admission, dogs welcome! Simon Lynge has been to the future, and he likes what he saw, “I saw the mountains and the rivers and