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Seattle’s Sendak/Stowell ‘Nutcracker’ to see last season in 2014

November 28–December 28, 2014 Music: Peter According to an article by Seattle Times Reporter Moira Macdonald, this is the last year the Pacific Northwest Ballet will use the staging by Maurice Sendak/Kent Stowell for the “Nutcracker.” It will be replaced in 2015 with a new version using George Balanchine’s 1954 choreography and new costumes and sets […]

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Outdoor Activities

Not Every Boater Needs a Yacht

When you are showing off The Locks to out-of-town guests or walking the length of Shilshole Bay Marina, it looks like everyone in Seattle owns a yacht. Similarly, at Opening Day hosted by the Seattle Yacht Club or during the Seafair extravaganza, it seems that all boaters are Microsoft millionaires who fancy superyachts. But not […]

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MA 7 Report

When you think Salmon fishing, you may think of crusty curmudgeon’s in raingear. But more and more, you’re seeing women come into their own in the sport. Driving the boat, running gear, landing and netting…the ladies of today can do it all. It’s great to see, as the more people who are involved in sportfishing, […]

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Oregon

Maritime center to open in Newport

Binnacles, boat models, ship’s wheels, maritime art, vintage surfboards, and larger-than-life photographs fill the public spaces of the Pacific Maritime & Heritage Center, which will open Friday, June 28 at 11 a.m.  Located on Newport’s Bayfront at 333 SE Bay Blvd., the Center is administered by the Lincoln County Historical Society. “This museum has been […]