Melissa Hantke, co-choreographer and stage manager, and dancers Ben Gordon and Ruby Gale, discuss some of the Alaskan twists in this year’s Nutcracker. The ballet will be staged 7 PM Fri Dec 2, 2 PM and 7 PM Sat Dec 3, and 3 PM Sun Dec 4 at the Sitka Performing Arts Center.
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John DeLong, the Sitka hunter rescued by the Coast Guard last Wednesday (11-19-14) spent a long, cold night under a tree before the helicopter came to hoist him to safety. more
Clara Miller, a student at University of Alaska Southeast, talks about Tidal Echoes, a literary and art journal that showcases the art and writing of Southeast Alaskans. more