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Langley Shakespeare festival opens with 'Taming of the Shrew' this weekend

  • Jul 23, 2014 at 5:00AM

Zora Lungren performed in her first play, “Romeo and Juliet,” when she was a seventh grader attending Langley Middle School. Today, in a vintage theater tent propped in the field behind that same middle school, she is preparing to relate what is known in theater circles as “the unplayable scene.”

 

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‘Voice’ star performing Saturday at Oak Harbor Music Festival fundraiser | Corrected

  • Jun 25, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 10:59AM

A fundraising concert featuring singer Austin Jenckes will be performed Saturday night at the Roller Barn in Oak Harbor.

New faces light up in Enchanted April | Slideshow

  • Jun 4, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Jun 5, 2014 at 9:48AM
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Learning she had landed a lead role in an upcoming play at the Whidbey Playhouse, Coqui Herken didn’t know how to react. “At first, you’re really excited you got the part,” Herken said. “Then you realize what you’ve taken on, and you start to panic.” Herken is not only tackling her first leading role when “Enchanted April” begins at the Whidbey Playhouse Friday, June 6, it’s her first speaking part of any production.

Disney classic at Whidbey Children's Theater

  • Apr 16, 2014 at 10:22AM

The Disney classic begins Friday, April 18, and continues through Sunday, April 27

Wigging out on stage: Director brings '1776' to Whidbey Playhouse

  • Mar 31, 2014 at 12:00PM

Life is slowly returning to normal in Cassandra Woodcock’s home. No more hum of a sewing machine in the wee hours of the morning. Her husband Matthew can finally get a good night’s sleep. “There were times when she was just getting to bed and I was just getting up,” he said. In charge of costuming for the Whidbey Playhouse musical, “1776,” Woodcock and her wardrobe team had their work cut out for them to create outfits that would pass for the American Revolution period.

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