The ballet “The Nutcracker” has become an annual holiday tradition for families and friends alike across the country, and the beautiful production, performed by the Spokane Symphony and Santa Barbara, California-based State Street Ballet
Jessica Cochran fell in love with ballet when she was 2 years old after she saw a ballet performance at the Chataqua festival in her hometown of Chewelah. She immediately asked her mother if she could start ballet classes.
“I told her s
If you’ve been anywhere near downtown over the last few days, you’ve probably seen them. Or, more accurately, heard them. That familiar sound. You know the one. The ring of the bell that Bing Crosby made legendary with the Christmas clas
By Jim Allen
They say sound doesn’t travel through space, but that theory didn’t fly Wednesday morning at the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox.
As hundreds of Spokane-area students sat tightly in their seats, the Spokane Symphony carr