Northwest NEWS

November 19, 2001


Holiday season at Seattle Symphony

*The Seattle Symphony opens its holiday season with performances of Gian Carlo Menotti's celebrated children's opera, "Amahl and the Night Visitors," presented 12 times in the Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall in Benaroya Hall from Nov. 23 through 28.

Woodinville Community Band to perform Nov. 29

*The Woodinville Community Band (WCB) will present its annual holiday concert, "Peace on Earth" at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29, at the Kirkland Performance Center.

'It's a Wonderful Life' opens

*Youth Theatre Northwest on Mercer Island will present "It's a Wonderful Life" at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 30 and again from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 13 for a luncheon performance.

'Keeping Up With the Joans'

*An unusual art show is coming to the Art Council of Snohomish County's Monte Cristo Gallery.

Going Out: Brava, bravissima for PNB's 'Don Quixote'

*Pacific Northwest Ballet's Seattle premiere of "Don Quixote" is a lively and romantic story ballet set to the music of Ludwig Minkus and choreographed after Marius Petipa and Alexander Gorsky by Kevin McKenzie, artistic director of American Ballet Theatre.

Falcon dancers win spirit award

*The Falcon dance team competed at a dance/pom/drill invitational at Olympia High School on Nov. 10 where they were one of two most spirited teams out of all other teams competing.

Zuzu's Christmas in Carnation

*Special screening of It's a Wonderful Life set to raise funds for Hopelink

Festival of Lessons & Carols at Cedarcrest

*The Columbia Choirs ring in the holiday season when the Duvall Arts Commission presents "Festival of Lessons & Carols" at Cedarcrest Performing Arts Center on Dec. 2 at 2 p.m.