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Spokane Creators

Performance Art

Rick Rivera AKA Coach Rick AKA Ricardo Ibarra-Rivera

Outside of pursuing his own acting career, Rick helps others in their acting careers.

Meg Vermilion

Saxtooter blends classical motifs, the sounds of Electronica and the SUCCULENT SAX.

Pam Kingsley

I am an actress, director and playwright. My current passion is writing for the Theatre and my plays have been produced in London UK and around the U.S.

Miranda Hein

I am a lifelong performing artist and arts advocate.

Brennon Poynor

Brennon runs Spokast! is a community-focused podcasting house. Its mission is to remove the technical obstacles for creators starting their own podcast.

Mary Zhang

As the only group of artists in the Greater Spokane area to exhibit and promote cultural diversity through traditional Chinese dance, the Spokane Chinese Dance Group has performed a variety of different Chinese dances with artistic characteristics of traditional Chinese dancing.

Inland Northwest Dance Association

Dancing Together Since 1991, ​Inland Northwest Dance Association is a 501-c3 organization that believes dance is a positive component of life and an enlightening source of energy and joy for communities.

Baharat Dance Company

We provide our audiences with entertaining and educational performances with dance and music from the Middle East, North Africa and India.

Rio Alberto

A Chicano artist and educator based in Spokane, Rio has worked across the country as an artist and educator.

Duncan Menzies

I started an LLC (pending nonprofit) to produce devised cabaret and staged work that intersects fine art and performed at an art gallery. In visual ventures I do conceptual multimedia creations with bedsheets around the subject of "covering."


GlitterCouch wants to help facilitate interviews with local artists in order to provide more exposure within the Spokane arts community and beyond.

Elizabeth Booth

As a performer and choreographer my goal is to make the audience feel something, to tell a story, and to love my fellow artists.

Mica Pointer

"How best can we tell this story?" For every project I go into, that is the most important consideration I make. Whether it is a script I am writing, a costume I am sewing, or an historical interpretation I am presenting, this question guides my work through every step.

Erin Sellers

Erin develops complex work from a feminine perspective that collides mythological stories and tradition with a modern context


Spokane based rock band Adam, Alex, Cody, Kristin, Norman

Azia Johnson

I am a hoop dancer, for lack of better words, a hula hooper.

Gabriella Rose

First of all, music is a passion, a lifeline, a calling. Now for the personal introduction- Hello! I am a local eighteen year old singer songwriter located in the PNW, and I have been creating and recording music for over six years.

Juan A Mas

Juan A Mas is a Latino Producer and Director in Film, Television, and Theater. In the last 25 years, he has produced theater and film in Spokane, Los Angeles, and Eastern Europe. He enjoys being part of programs that allow people from different disciplines to collaborate.

Maureen Sullivan

I love making costumes, dolls and enjoying the creative process in as many fields as I can.

The Drama Bunker

The Drama Bunker is an inclusive, creative, online space for young performers to create performances with other young artists.

Tiana Hennings

Hello! My name is Tiana and I'm a slam poet in Spokane, where I've been involved with the Spokane Poetry Slam organization as a competitor and organizer. I'm also a podcaster and co-host for the podcast Next Door Villain.

Matthew Weaver

Matthew Weaver is a Spokane, WA playwright, screenwriter, poet and writer.

Jeremy Whittington

As Managing|Artistic Director of Stage Left Theater in downtown Spokane, I bring a variety of talents to the stage while creating artwork in the community as well.

Quiero Flamenco

Quiero Flamenco was created to bring Flamenco to the Inland Northwest. To date, Director Monica Mota has produced a performance each year since founding Quiero Flamenco (2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020) with 2019's show (Flamenco Aire) receiving a Spokane Arts grant.

Sid Al-Thumali

Sid is an Arab-American theatre artist residing in Spokane. He’s the creative/resident director of The Traveling Theater Company for Wayward Artists.

Northwest Bellydance Company

We aim to develop new standards of achievement for the art form as a whole and redefine the spectrum in which belly dance is perceived.

Plaid Cat

PLAID CAT is a Spokane based band playing Swing, Country, Oldies and Originals.

Spokane Buddhist Temple Bon Odori Dancers

Bon Odori is the the Beauty of Japanese Dance.

Spokane Taiko

The Inlander calls us “Thunderous Entertainment”. Spokane Taiko is a non-profit community group, founded in 1997, that plays the traditional music and rhythms of Japan on Taiko drums and other instruments.

Northern Slam

High School students perform original poetry on stage, for judging panels featuring local writers/literary enthusiasts.

Valley Slam

High School students perform original poetry on stage, for judging panels featuring local writers/literary enthusiasts.