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Celebrate the Season with Black Nativity

December 21, 2010

Black Nativity Hailed as one of Seattle’s can’t-miss holiday events, Black Nativity celebrates its twelfth season in 2010 with a brand new location, The Moore Theatre. This dramatic retelling of the story of Christmas features Folklife performer and local legend, Pastor Patrinell Wright along with an ensemble cast that will bring Langston Hughes’ 1961 vision to life on the stage.

The show runs through Sunday, December 26th and has a history of sold out shows. If you want to attend, buy tickets in advance. Despite moving to a larger venue, shows are still expected to sell out.

Here’s a sneak peek of what you can expect:

Celebrate Folklife Gala tickets available now!

January 11, 2010

Celebrate Folklife Gala

Celebrate Folklife Gala
Saturday, February 20 | 5-10pm
Museum of History & Industry | $100

Northwest Folklife has morphed its annual November auction into a new February gala! We’ve planned a festive evening that begins with a silent auction featuring exciting new items mixed in with some of your old favorites. Enjoy light libations and heavy hors d’oeuvres from Foodz Catering while you study the possibilities. Then join us for performances by some of Folklife’s amazing performers–Gene Tagaban, Rhythms of India, Reilly & Maloney and Pastor Patrinell Wright and the Total Experience Gospel Choir!

Tickets are available now!

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Folklife Updates

January 4, 2010

Happy New Year faithful Folklifers! Starting in 2010, each Monday on the blog we will bring you updates on the happenings at Northwest Folklife. We’re already gearing up for a busy year, so check back often to learn all the news!

This week we are focused on:

Celebrate Folklife Benefit Gala

Tickets will go on sale next week for this fun evening full of music, a silent auction, drinks and heavy hors d’oeuvres from Foodz Catering. Featuring performances from Gene Tagaban, Rhythms of India, Reilly and Maloney and Pastor Patrinell Wright and the Total Experience Gospel Choir, Celebrate Folklife will be an experience like none other.

Black Nativity at Intiman Theatre

December 26, 2009

Beloved Northwest gospel musician Pastor Pat Wright has returned with her Total Experience Gospel Choir to lead another season of the musical Black Nativity at the Intiman Theatre.  Pastor Wright is renowned both for her commanding solo voice as well as her powerful choir of gospel singers.  Drawing from the talented ranks of the choir, Black Nativity will feature astounding gospel soloists and moving songs of faith and spirit.  Black Nativity unites the power of African-American traditional gospel song with modern dance and theater, and provides a transforming experience for the audience.

Pastor Pat Wright & Black Nativity choir

Check out this video preview of Black Nativity and get your tickets online in celebration of the holiday spirit!  The show runs from December 1 to December 30.