To my friends here in the U.S., and overseas, who celebrate Armenian Christmas on January 6: Շնորհավոր Ամանոր և Սուրբ Ծնունդ (Shnorhavor Amanor yev Surb Tznund).
Twas the afternoon before Christmas.
And all through the house, not a creature was stirring (or so we thought).
The child was nestled all snug in her bed (as it turns out, not so much).
And mamma in her apron with Big Papa by her …
2014 is the swan song for PNB’s distinctive Nutcracker. After 31 years, the brainchild of Founding Director Kent Stowell and beloved children’s author and illustrator Maurice Sendak, bids adieu to northwest audiences. Next year there will be a new take on Pacific …