Prolific opera singer and composer Elizabeth Zharoff, of Wenatchee, will be performing live at 7 p.m. tonight at the Canyon Wren Recital Hall in Leavenworth. Her show kicks off the 2016-2017 Opera Series at the Icicle Creek Center for the Arts.
A speaker series and sound and dance concert are the focal points of the 2016 LEAP event happening this Saturday at the Wenatchee Valley College Grove Recital Hall and the Numerica Performing Arts Center.
Around this time in 1969, Woodstock was making history as a music festival that would be remembered and celebrated for years to come. The tradition lives on this weekend in Chelan at Watson’s Alpenhorn Café.
WENATCHEE — Trying to categorize Gideon's Daughter isn't easy. In one song a guitar twangs, in another a tambourine jangles, in the next, drums pound in the background. Old-school country, classic rock, bluegrass and indie are go-to descriptors, but none of those quite capture the whole sound.
This year, the Wenatchee Valley Community Concert Association celebrates 80 years of bringing world-class talent to perform live in the Wenatchee valley. As Ruth Pettit, who does publicity for the group, put it: they’ve been “going strong since 1937.”
This Saturday, the world of “pure imagination,” as Gene Wilder put it back in 1971, comes to the Gorge Amphitheatre. Five Quincy High School students are bringing “Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory” to the stage, along with games, food, and music, for a charitable cause.
After the release of his most recent album “No Lo Había Dicho,” Pepe Aguilar is touring the U.S. and Mexico. Having played Washington previously, he’ll be coming to Wenatchee for the first time this Saturday.
For Short Shakespeareans, a local youth theater program, their 38th year is one filled with firsts. Branching out from their normal rotation of Shakespeare plays, Director Kelly Atwood made the decision this year to put on “Much Ado About Nothing.” The comedy, written by Shakespeare in the middle of his career, has never been done before by Short Shakes. It opens tonight at the Riverside Playhouse.