Life

Shakespeare, just like the ol’ days

ARLINGTON — Five actors are playing all the parts in William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” complete with sword fighting and vials of poison, at the Byrnes Performing Arts Center Friday, May 16.

  • May 14, 2008

AHS jazz bands ‘Swing into Spring’

Jazz musicians of Arlington High School had an exciting weekend last week at the Reno Jazz Festival, complete with earthquake.

  • May 7, 2008

Copper artist joins Camano’s Mother’s Day Art Tour

Offering copper sculptures, pen and ink drawings and sculpted ceramic fish by Arlington artists Rodney Patzer, Rocky Barrick and Marguerite Goff, among many other artists from around Puget Sound, the 10th annual Camano Island Studio Tour has become a popular Mother’s Day tradition among the art community of north Snohomish County.

  • May 7, 2008

‘Generations’ of art and culture of the Tulalip Tribes

Carvings, metal sculptures, blown and cast glass, prints, weavings, baskets, clothing, musical instruments and jewelry by members of the Tulalip Tribes will be featured in this year’s Art Education in Action exhibit presented by the Arts Council of Snohomish County.

  • Apr 30, 2008

‘Into the Woods’ with M-PHS actors

Fairy tales reveal the innermost struggles of human nature and the Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine musical “Into the Woods” brings many of the most popular stories together in one show. Now Marysville-Pilchuck High School drama students are bringing them to life with their production of the musical, which opens Friday, May 2.

  • Apr 30, 2008

Lakewood student sings in ‘Alice in Wonderland’

A student at English Crossing Elementary School in Lakewood, Ciara Nawrocki, 10, sings in the chorus of a new 3D Alice in Wonderland presented by META Performing Arts through May 4 at McIntyre Hall, Skagit Valley College, in Mount Vernon.

  • Apr 30, 2008

AHS students revive ‘Our Town’

As preparation for this year’s spring play. “Our Town,” students from Arlington High School took a tour of the Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Museum recently. They were escorted through the museum by pioneers Ruth and Harry Yost, who showed them furniture, tools and various equipment the students had never seen before.

  • Apr 23, 2008

Vanessa Thompson releases ‘Vanessa’

Vanessa Thompson and her dad, Jim Thompson, are busy planning her CD release party which will be in the Baltic Room in Seattle Thursday, April 24. The first half of the event is by invitation only, but it will be opened to the public at 9:30 p.m. Admisssion is $5.

  • Apr 23, 2008

‘Peanuts’ comes to life

Everett — A Marysville actor, Nick Dominski has a lead role as Charlie Brown No. 1 in the KIDSTAGE production of “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown,” a musical based on Charles M. Schultz’s comic strip “Peanuts,” directed in Everett by Kati Nickerson, the founding director of KIDSTAGE.

  • Apr 9, 2008

LHS drama students present ‘Arsenic & Old Lace’

The Brewster family members are quite the characters and Lakewood High School students portray them well in their production of “Arsenic and Old Lace,” which was presented Friday evening, March 28 and Saturday afternoon, March 29.

  • Apr 9, 2008