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Sam Miller at Le Voyeur

Vomity Comedy

by Adam McKinney for OLY ARTS Seeing stand-up comedy live can be exhilarating. Even if...

Olympia poet laureate

Seeking Olympia’s First Poet Laureate

The city of Olympia is seeking an official poet laureate to engage with our community in...

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Anna Badkhen at Browsers Bookshop

Anna Badkhen writes about people in extremis, exposing the world’s iniquities by...

Dean Schmidt (bassist, left) and Bernie Jacobs (flutist)

Olympia Jazz Walk 2016

by Molly Gilmore for OLY ARTS Olympia loves Arts Walk, when businesses become galleries...

Christian Carvajal at a previous reading

Words, Words, Words Goes Back to the Future

Theater Artists Olympia (TAO) will present an evening of science fiction in the Midnight...

The new bookmobile with artists (from left to right) Nikki McClure, Ira Coyne and Jay T. Scott.

Olympia Library’s New Bookmobile

by Alec Clayton for OLY ARTS The downtown Olympia Timberland Regional Library now has a...

Scott Douglas and supporters in TAO's Seven Ways to Get There

Fall Shows From Theater Artists Olympia

by Christian Carvajal for OLY ARTS Theater Artists Olympia (TAO) has announced its fall...

Author Jim Lynch

Jim Lynch Novel Optioned for Film and TV

by Molly Gilmore for OLY ARTS Could Border Songs be on its way to becoming a TV show by...

Katherine Strohmaier

The Last Five Years: From Beginning to End to Beginning

by Molly Gilmore for OLY ARTS The Last Five Years, opening Aug. 18 at Harlequin...

The 56th Army Band

The 56th Army Band Performs for Music in the Park

by Alec Clayton for OLY ARTS   Keeping with a long-standing tradition, Music in the...

Photo courtesy Matt Lebens.

Outdoor Film Screenings: a Summertime Guide

by Jonah Barrett for OLY ARTS Several parks and societies screen films throughout the...

Browsers Bookshop hosted a reading of The Eagle Tree by Ned Hayes.

Author Readings: a Summertime Guide

by Jonah Barrett for OLY ARTS This summer Olympia will host a number of authors and...

Amy Shephard of StoryOly

Do Tell at StoryOly

by Christian Carvajal for OLY ARTS On the third Tuesday of each month, Rhythm & Rye...

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A Classical Ear: Emerald City Music

by Molly Gilmore for OLY ARTS Music lovers can get an earful of classical music at...

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Olympia Family Theater Summer Camps

Olympia Family Theater (OFT) offers summer camps through Sept. 2. Students learn how to...

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Lacey Summer Concerts in the Park

by Ned Hayes for OLY ARTS Wednesdays at Noon, June 22 – August 3 Saturdays at 7:00...

Visiting Olympia: New Destinations to Explore

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