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Merc hires new artistic director

The Merc Playhouse in Twisp recently introduced Ki Gottberg, a theater professor at Seattle University, as its new artistic director. Gottberg, also a longtime playwright, actor and director, begins her three-year contract Sept. 1 and will succeed Julie Wenzel, who served as director for four years.
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The name’s Goomsba, Woody Goomsba

Leavenworth is best known for its quaint Bavarian-themed village and its abundance of recreational opportunities. Oh, and its lederhosen-wearing, stein-hoisting, speedboat-racing nutcracker.
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Vintage airstream show in Monitor

MONITOR — If you love Airstream trailers — and we know a lot of you do — you’ll be happy to know that there will be a showing of vintage models at the Wenatchee River County Park.

The Met comes to Icicle Creek

LEAVENWORTH — This fall the Icicle Creek Center for the Arts will be broadcasting 10 live operas from the Metropolitan Opera house beginning in October and continuing through May.