Monthly Archives: July 2011

Down by the Riverside

The four days in Talkeetna was a special experience for everybody involved. Talkeetna is from the native Athabasca language; Na means river, and Talkeetna means river of plenty. A reference to large game in the area and especially it’s thriving … Continue reading

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Tears and Laughs in the Shadow of Denali

We have arrived in the quaint little town of Talkeetna, a place where three rivers meet in a large beautiful valley.  The Alaska Range including Denali, the highest mountain in North America, sits on the horizon, timeless snowcapped peaks. Today … Continue reading

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Yes, Yes, Yes!

Were doing it, we’re really doing it!              Live in Fairbanks! We come flying out of the bus like a rainbow full of sound with a downtown teaser show, THREE parades, workshops, and a full length … Continue reading

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Arrival in Alasqua!

We finally made it to Alaska! Three days of nonstop driving has landed us in Fairbanks at two in the morning somewhere in the middle of the setting sunrise. Thats right, it NEVER gets dark. We awoke this morning to … Continue reading

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Is it a Chautauqua Yet?

Our bags are packed and the plans are set. It’s time to get on the bus and head to the land of midnight sun, but alas! That would be too easy, and so not more than 10 minutes into the … Continue reading

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