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You are currently viewing all posts written by Nicole Brodeur. Features columnist for The Seattle Times. Somebody's mom. Lucky.

March 4, 2016 at 10:39 AM

Seattle Men’s Chorus names new director

More than a year after longtime Seattle Men’s Chorus and Seattle Women’s Chorus director Dennis Coleman announced his plans to retire, his replacement has been found. Paul Caldwell, who has worked as the artistic director for the Youth Choral Theatre of Chicago, the Windy City Gay Chorus and the Windy City Treble Quire, will take over…


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February 17, 2015 at 4:39 PM

Foo Fighters offer up Studio 606 time to help musician’s mom

Many in the Seattle music community have rallied around Mike Squires (Loaded, Alien Crime Syndicate, Harvey Danger) and his mother, Charlotte, who is fighting cancer. But The Foo Fighters just stepped up in a big way, donating two days of studio time in their private Studio 606 for auction on eBay. The auction ends on Monday, February…


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November 1, 2011 at 11:16 AM

826 Seattle, Shakespeare Workshop win national award

Two Seattle arts organizations have been named recipients of the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards, considered the country’s highest honor in the field of after-school and out-of-school arts and humanities programs. 826 Seattle, an after-school reading and writing program, and the Young Shakespeare Workshop, are among 12 organizations that will receive…


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