Northwest NEWS

July 24, 2000

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Sandblast schedule of entertainment

M-pact replaced by Circus Contraption.

Saturday

   12:15-12:25 p.m. Opening ceremonies, hosted by Haida carver and storyteller Ralph Bennett.

   12:30-1:15 p.m. Brooke Pennock, contemporary folk singer/songwriter.

   1:30-2:15 p.m. Stillwater Hillbillies, funny folk.

   2:30-3 p.m. John Gallagher, funny and folksy singer/songwriter.

   3:15-4 p.m. Ancha, Alaskan Native American music and dance.

   4:15-4:35 p.m. Talent show winners from Cedarcrest High School.

   4:45-5:25 p.m. Poetry Slam demonstration.

   5:407 p.m. Open mike.

   7:15-8 p.m. Purple House, classic rock.

   8:30-9:15 p.m. Circus Contraption, a 15-member ensemble that twists cabaret, physical theater, and circus skills, such as juggling and acrobatics, into an unusual show.

Sunday

   11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Melody Ranch, bi-focal folk.

   12:30-1 p.m.William and Alene Bertman, Celtic music.

   1:15-4 p.m. Fiddlers Showcase, including Ruthie Dornfeld with John Miller (fiddle traditions from around the world, 1:15-2 p.m.); Tex Jackson & the Panhandlers (where Bluegrass meets the Ozarks, 2:15-3 p.m.) and Paul Anastasio (jazz violinist extraordinaire, 3:15-4 p.m.).

   4:15-4:30 p.m. Ceremonies, acknowledgements.

   4:45-5:30 p.m. Sassy Cats, three-person women's a cappella group.

   An Art Walk, a Children's Art Display and activity and food booths will also be available from noon to 5 p.m. daily.