Arts & Entertainment


Roller Derby teams battle at the Festhalle as part of the annual Bavarian Bruisefest. The two day festival drew teams from Washington, Oregon and Canada.

Potter Adam Pfleeger
Once again the wheels have been spinning in local ceramic studios as six artists donate their time to create bowls to be glazed at the 22nd Annual Empty Bowls Fundraising Festival in Leavenworth on Jan. 19-22. Margareta Dilley has been making pots off-and-on for Empty Bowls since she first heard...

The Leavenworth Village Voices’ 2016 “Christmas in the Mountains” concert at the Leavenworth Church of the Nazarene. Members shown are, top row, from left, Keith Henning, Dan Sidebottom, Howard Bumgarner, John Scott, Tom Burnett, Gaylord Haas, Bill Schettenhelm. Third row, Peggy Smallwood, Barb Sorenson, Allison Bergstrom, Karen Haas, Mike McDaniel, David Serles, Sandra Phenning, Jennifer Sidebottom. Second row, Betsy Steele, Julia Pinnix, Debbie Paulson, Charlene Pfister, Tandy Griffin, Kathy Lynn, Beth Heath. Front row, Luci Aldrich, Carol Henderson, Eileen Groby, Lana Larson, Patty Varner, Janet Bibby. Front, Director Larry Henderson. (Photo submitted by Allison M Bergstrom)
  This holiday season, the Leavenworth Village Voices will present “Together at Christmas,” this year’s theme for the choir’s annual “Christmas in the Mountains” concert series. This season marks the 35th anniversary of the community choir, which was founded in 1982 as a nonprofit organization....

Cashmere Community Concerts features FarmStrong, Saturday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m. The musicians are paid by a onetime Hat Pass; a suggested donation of $8 to $11 per person will be greatly appreciated. Located at the Riverside Center; 201 Riverside Drive, Cashmere. Doors open at 7 p.m. (Photo submitted by Marie Vecchio)
  Cashmere Community Concerts is proud to feature on stage FarmStrong, Saturday, Nov. 18, at 7:30 p.m. FarmStrong brings together some of the finest singer-songwriters the Northwest has to offer. They are an acoustic string band based in the Olympic Peninsula, in Washington state. The quartet, with...

Herr Heidenreich will be bringing with him a 15th century nutcracker, half man and half lion, which will remain on permanent display in the Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum.
  The Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum is honored to announce the visit of Adolf Heidenreich in September. Herr Heidenreich, who comes from Gemünden, Germany, is the world’s foremost authority on antique nutcracking devices. In his book “Nutcrackers – Shape and History” Heidenreich traces their...

The musical-comedy Bye Bye Birdie debuts this week at Leavenworth Summer Theater’s Hatchery Stage. (Photo submitted by Susan Hufman)
  A 1963 classic comes to life at the Hatchery Park Stage as the Leavenworth Summer Theater presents, Bye Bye Birdie. It is the first time LST has presented the musical comedy.  The director and choreographer, Casey Adam Craig, is new to LST as well. He has been teaching dance classes in the...

Stephanie Wilson (Submitted photo0
  Dancing nuns, backflipping Gretl and a Maria who previously played in the orchestra, all highlight the 2017 Leavenworth Summer Theater production of The Sound of Music. Longtime local director, Kevin McKee, returned to direct the show for the third time.  “It’s looking great. I have a great cast...
  2017 Event Schedule Thursday, June 15 3:15 p.m. - Slow Jam (Back Porch Stage) 5:30 p.m. - Meet & Greet Luau/Potluck (Picnic Shelter in Campground) All Day & All Night - Camp Jam (Campground is a “Wristband Area Only”)   Friday, June 16 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. - Taylor’s Camp - First Half (Back...

Balsam Range
  Kick start your bluegrass summer with the Fifteenth Annual Wenatchee River Bluegrass Festival (WRBF), June 16, 17 and 18, featuring superstar bluegrass bands that will put the kick in your bluegrass start. The 15th annual extraordinary line up goes like this….  Balsam Range is one of the genre’s...

The Spektral Quartet is comprised of, from left, Doyle Armbrust, Clara Lyon, Maeve Feinberg and Russell Rolen. (Photo submitted by Jennifer Korfiatis)
  The groundbreaking Spektral Quartet is coming to Leavenworth. The recently Grammy nominated group, which is based in Chicago, includes cellist Russell Rolen, who grew up in Cashmere and Wenatchee.  His mother is noted local piano teacher Joan Johnson.  “I started from a very young age, four years...

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