Stories tagged: Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox
THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016, 7 P.M.
Boz Scaggs brings his acclaimed sound to the Fox
It’s been 40 years since Boz Scaggs released his breakthrough album, “Silk Degrees,” which spawned the hits “Lido Shuffle,” “It’s Over,” “What Can I Say,” and the Grammy-winning blues track …
MONDAY, MARCH 7, 2016, 8 P.M.
Spokane Symphony hires new executive director
Jeff vom Saal comes to Spokane from the Marin Symphony in the Bay Area, with previous stops in Iowa and North Dakota.
UPDATED: SUNDAY, OCT. 11, 2015, 10:21 P.M.
Symphony review: Preu taps into nostalgia of early concert music
In assembling the program for this weekend’s concerts by the Spokane Symphony at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, music director Eckart Preu sought to explore works shining light …
FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2015
Allman by himself
For many musicians, the breakup of a band that has been not only relevant but killing it for almost 50 years might signal the end. But for Gregg Allman, the …
SUNDAY, MAY 18, 2014
Power of three
Cheyenne Jackson is good at putting on a character. Whether he’s getting “All Shook Up” on Broadway, being seduced by Liz Lemon on TV’s “30 Rock,” or fighting against an …
SUNDAY, APRIL 13, 2014
Myrtle Woldson, Spokane philanthropist, dies at 104
Spokane philanthropist Myrtle Woldson died Friday at her home. She was 104. Woldson is best known as the daughter of Martin Woldson, who owned Northern Pacific Railway and also worked …
SUNDAY, DEC. 2, 2012
Clark: Blame my Powerball ticket for symphony strife
My surefire plan to end the Spokane Symphony strike failed miserably Wednesday night with the following depressing announcement. The winning Powerball tickets were sold in Arizona and Missouri.
FRIDAY, NOV. 16, 2012
Striking symphony musicians plan benefit concert, forum
The striking musicians of the Spokane Symphony are planning a show of their own Saturday. Five symphony performances have been canceled since the musicians announced the strike Nov. 3. With …
SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 2012
Spotlight: SJO eager for ‘Jazz Alley’ in 2012-’13
The Spokane Jazz Orchestra will take us down the “Jazz Alley” in its 2012-’13 concert season. The orchestra, under the direction of Thomas Molter, will team with renowned soloists for …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2011
Youth meets beauty in symphony event
Spokane fourth-graders chattered excitedly as they filtered into the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox on Tuesday for a symphony experience. “I’ve never been to a symphony before,” said Gabe …
MONDAY, JAN. 24, 2011, 6:06 P.M.
Japanese drum group Kodo cancels Spokane show
Kodo, the Japanese drum group, has canceled its Wednesday performance at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
FRIDAY, DEC. 10, 2010
Annual Holiday Pops concerts feature Santa, singalong
It’s one of Spokane’s traditions – and, like Bloomsday and Hoopfest, it features a cast of thousands. It’s the Spokane Symphony’s Holiday Pops concerts, Saturday evening and Sunday afternoon at …
MONDAY, NOV. 22, 2010
Symphony review: A fitting celebration of the Fox’s rebirth
The Spokane Symphony celebrated the third anniversary of the opening of the refurbished Fox theater on Saturday with a concert that combined high energy and intimate beauty. The performance in …
SUNDAY, OCT. 31, 2010
Spotlight: Paul Taylor dancers, Kodo drummers coming up
Two out-of-the-ordinary cultural attractions are on the way to the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox – one coming up soon, the other in midwinter: • Paul Taylor 2 , …
THURSDAY, OCT. 21, 2010
Concert for pianist features ‘greatest piano concerto ever’
Vladimir Feltsman is a musician with three careers – he ranks as one of the world’s great pianists, and he is a well-regarded conductor as well as a distinguished teacher. …
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 20, 2010
Fox theater earns national restoration award
The Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox is being recognized nationally with a preservation award for the $31 million restoration completed in 2007. The Fox, at Sprague Avenue and Monroe …
TUESDAY, OCT. 13, 2009
Symphony rolls with Beethoven
The Spokane Symphony staged a Beethoven mini-festival over the weekend with two excellent concerts at the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox. Conductor Eckart Preu took the highly appreciative audience …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 16, 2009
Urban designs honored
Sixteen buildings, projects and organizations received recognition in the second Mayor’s Urban Design Awards. The awards, presented every two years after consideration by the Spokane Design Review Committee, went to …
THURSDAY, OCT. 9, 2008
Following Munsel’s footsteps
You might call it “American Idol – Aria Edition.” On Sunday afternoon, Spokane will host one of 45 Metropolitan Opera District auditions, in which 16 aspiring opera singers attempt to …