Welcome to the Kasaan Whale House

Welcome to the Kasaan Whale House

Drumbeats resound through the forest as I make my way along the Kasaan Totem Trail to the Whale House. The Haida singers’ voices, rhythmic and strong, fill the trees. The easy trail is wide and flat, and soon there is a view of the beach through the forest fringe. I...

Move to the Rhythm of your Culture

Pacific Bloom Polynesian Productions Embracing the swaying wind through the island trees and the powerful cadences of unyielding tides, Polynesian dancing is art and action. Here along the shores of Alaska the Pacific Bloom dance group delivers more than just Hawaiian...

The Safest Theatre on 4th Ave.

Sandy Harper, co-founder of Cyrano’s Theatre Company and Off-Center Playhouse, can find her way through the 86-seat theatre in ink-black darkness. She’s had 24 years to memorize each floorboard and uneven threshold that could trip up a newcomer. “Are you OK?” Harper...

61°North – The Arts Issue

IN THIS ISSUE: Fire in the Belly by Jody Ellis The Safest Theatre on 4th Ave. by Jamie Gonzales Marvelous Marv by Kirsten Swann Splashing Color ‘n’ Love on Walls by Rejoy Armamento SPONSORED: When the Circus Comes to Town by Bailey Berg, for Alaska Native...