Live art in Woolworth's Window

rosemary.ponnekanti@thenewstribune.comOctober 18, 2013 

One of the Woolworth’s windows in downtown Tacoma comes alive this week as artist Priscilla Dobler completes her woven fiber installation with live performance. Dobler will be weaving in the window day and night through Friday, adding color to the original work and creating new pieces available for sale to passers-by or given to homeless people. 24/7 through Friday. Free. At the corner of South 11th and Commerce streets, Tacoma.

Organ recital by Brombaugh

This month’s recital for Third Fridays at Noon at Christ Episcopal Church features Christ Church’s own organist and national concert performer Mark Brombaugh playing a program of American compositions, including former CEC organist David Dahl’s variations on “Amazing Grace” and Bach’s famous “Toccata and Fugue in D Minor.” 12:10 p.m. Friday. Donation at the door. Christ Episcopal Church, 310 N. K St., Tacoma. 253-383-1569,

‘Voice’ contestant in Old Town

Tacoma native Stephanie Anne Johnson, a current contestant on NBC’s “The Voice” who graduated from Stadium High School and Pacific Lutheran University, will perform with her band Sunday at the Old Town Music Society. 7 p.m., $10 advance/$15 at door (tickets from Bayview Optical, Columbia Bank and Ginkgo Forest Winery in Old Town). 2101 N. 30th St., Tacoma. 253-572-9205,

‘Hamlet’ in Olympia and Tacoma

The Acting Company’s national tour of “Hamlet” comes to both Olympia and Tacoma this week. Shakespeare’s tale of a frustrated young man who gets a deadly revenge on his usurping, murdering uncle is directed by Ian Bellknap. This is the first “Hamlet” tour in the award-winning company’s history.

Olympia: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22. $35 general admission; $25 non-SPSCC students, seniors, military; $15 for 12 and younger; free for SPSCC community. Minnaert Center for the Arts at South Puget Sound Community College, 2011 Mottman Road SW, Olympia. 360-753-8586,

Tacoma: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25 and 26, 3 p.m. Oct. 27. From $42. Theater on the Square, 915 Broadway, Tacoma. 253-591-5894,

Rosemary Ponnekanti: 253-597-8568

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