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6 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Real Magic In their native United Kingdom, theatre company Forced Entertainment is known for being “fiendishly clever and sometimes unbearable to watch,” most recently taking…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Making Chocolate with Dandelion Chocolate Maybe it’s something reserved for those in the industry (I work at Theo Chocolate) but I have the biggest chocolate…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Shellfish Showcase Shellfish — mussels, clams, oysters, the elusive geoduck — are local, sustainable and, most importantly, delicious. For the first time ever, Dine Around…

Some shifts ahead for Seattle’s cultural landscape

As the year turns there are changes ahead for some of Seattle’s most established cultural fixtures. Whether they will result in major shifts (or light…

5 things to do in Seattle this New Year’s

Jai Ho! Bollywood Masquerade Dance the night away Bhangra style (a Punjabi style of music and dance) as Columbia City Theatre becomes the backdrop of…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Breakfast for Dinner If you’re like me, some questions have been on your mind lately: How is it dark already? Will winter ever end? When…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

This week we have a guest recommender, Sara Marie Ortiz, who is a poet and educator. A member of the Pueblo of Acoma, one of…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Georgetown Trailer Park Bizarre Bazaar Every weekend, Georgetown Trailer Park Mall can be found in an unassuming parking lot off Airport Way, a collective of…

Pulitzer-winning playwright takes on Trump

Robert Schenkkan has dug deeply into the American past in his award-winning plays, some of which originated in his former home base of Seattle. But…

Once homeless, now they’re creating art

As the first snowfall of the year descends, the residents of Seattle's 1811 Eastlake housing project are grateful to be indoors. A handful of residents…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Miracle on 2nd Cocktail Pop-up I am a lover of things right at the intersection of functional and kitsch. This has led me to collecting weird…

Tacoma reckons with its racist past

Tacoma has many great works of public art, but there’s one unimposing sculpture that’s symbolic of what’s going on in that city today. Called Shipment…

The impact of white spaces on Black identity

“Lisa Myers Bulmash. No hyphen. I like to do things the hard way,” she says with a chuckle at her defiance. A UCLA English Lit…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Romanian Film Festival Since 2014, the American Romanian Cultural Society (ARCS) has been hosting the Romanian Film Festival, giving local Romanian-Americans a place for community…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

  Black Winter Hymnal with Naomi Wachira, Stephanie Anne Johnson and more Kenyan-born, Seattle-based Afro-Folk singer-songwriter Naomi Wachira writes songs rooted in the here and…

Reggae artist supports youth through music

Daniel Pak has been making music for the good part of his 37 years on the planet. While on hiatus from his studies in metallurgical…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

KEXP Second Annual Record Fair While KEXP’s new home has been open for well over a year now, I can’t help but stop by to…

Fight like a girl? In this show, it’s ‘Fight like a bitch’

Fierce, muscular warriors ram into and flip each other. They collapse on their adversaries’ backs, choking and pulling and gripping. They grunt and they growl,…

You’ve heard of Humans of NY, now meet the creator

In 2009, Brandon Stanton moved to New York with a couple of suitcases, a camera, and the goal of photographing 10,000 New Yorkers. “I was so…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Ignite Seattle As the largest open submission public speaking event in The Pacific Northwest, Ignite Seattle brings to the stage 16 people to present their…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

A Scott Bullitt Lecture in American History: Michael Eric Dyson Seattle Public Library's annual A. Scott Bullitt Lecture always brings big names to town who…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Caitlin Doughty As Town Hall undergoes renovations, they’ve been turning their programming Inside Out, hosting seemingly more and more exciting events than ever at venues…

From UW to Whole Foods, remembering a local ceramics artist

The halls of the University of Washington’s ceramics and metal arts building is abuzz with new students embarking on a new school year. But for…

Beloved Seattle dancemaker brings her art to prison

In the long and decorated arc of her career, Seattle-based choreographer Pat Graney has danced through a labyrinth of forms, styles, language, literature and music.…

Seattle artist Humaira Abid examines a crisis through a feminist lens

Searching for Home, the new solo show by local sculptor Humaira Abid, is confined to one room at Bellevue Arts Museum. But her striking imagery…