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An Elegant Utility

January 28, 2017 @ 12:00 am
Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St.,
Seattle, WA 98144 United States

An Elegant Utility explores the creation of place, identity and the Northwest African American community that has historically characterized Seattle’s Central District neighborhood. Featuring a collection of artifacts, including photographs, utilitarian house hold belongings, and legal ledgers, An Elegant Utility examines how the personal history of artist Inye Wokoma’s familial lineage, the Green family, serves as an entry […]

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11:00 am

The Little Engine that Could

January 28, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall, 200 University St
Seattle, WA 98101 United States

  Travel the railroads with Seattle's Skyros Quartet in a musical narration of the beloved classic The Little Engine That Could. Selections from chamber music favorites by Dvorak, Beethoven, Schubert, and an arrangement of Brubeck's Take 5 will accompany the narration and bring the story of overcoming challenges to life. All aboard!  

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Comedy Writing through Improvisation with Joe Guppy

January 28, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater, 1428 Post Alley
Seattle, WA 98101 United States

Learn to write comedy with fun and energizing improv games, as taught by Emmy-award-winning comedy writer, Joe Guppy. Students will learn basic improv skills, and how to build a comedy premise. We will gather around a supportive and encouraging writer’s table to rewrite using story structure, and study scenes from Saturday Night Live, Key & […]

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2:00 pm

Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie

January 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Bagley Wright Theatre at Seattle Repertory Theatre, 155 Mercer Street
Seattle, WA 98109 United States

Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie devised by David M. Lutken with Nick Corley, Darcie Deaville, Helen Jean Russell, and Andy Teirstein directed by Nick Corley in the Bagley Wright Theatre The legendary Woody Guthrie defined an American era of social consciousness and political expression with songs such as “This Land is […]

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Seattle Classic Guitar Society presents Martha Masters

January 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Frye Art Museum Recital Hall, 704 Terry Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104 United States

The Seattle Classic Guitar Society presents award winning guitarist Martha Master in a free concert at the Frye Art Museum. Music by Bach, Dyens, Ponce, and more. Free tickets distributed at 1:00 pm at the Frye Information Desk. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMBEbVf965k

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The 39 Steps

January 28, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:10 pm
Village Theatre (Issaquah), 303 Front Street N,
Issaquah, WA 98027 United States

The 39 Steps  Based on the novel by John Buchan & the classic film by Alfred Hitchcock Adapted for the stage by Patrick Barlow Directed by Matt Walker When Richard Hannay, a dapper Englishman living a humdrum life, brings home a mysterious woman with a thick accent, he has barely leaned in for a kiss when he […]

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7:30 pm

The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence

January 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Ballard Underground, 2220 NW Market Street, Lower Level,
Seattle, WA 98107 United States

Written by Madeleine George Directed by Steven Sterne Technology old and new collide in this fresh look at love and artificial intelligence. Ghost Light’s 14th season explores the expendable and invaluable persona that is Watson. Throughout time we have seen famous Watsons winning Jeopardy, solving mysteries and helping to invent the telephone. Why is he […]

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OF MICE AND MEN

January 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tacoma Little Theatre, 210 North I Street
Tacoma, WA 98403 United States

John Steinbeck’s classic novel brought to life on stage Two traveling companions, George and Lennie, wander the country during the Depression, dreaming of a better life for themselves. Then, just as heaven is within their grasp, it is inevita-bly yanked away. The script follows Steinbeck's novel closely, exploring questions of strength, weakness, usefulness, reality and […]

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Basie Bash: New York, 1937

January 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Avenue North
Edmonds, WA 98020 United States

It’s 1937. Famous jazz impresario John Hammond has signed on as the Count Basie Orchestra’s promoter, and brings the band to New York for a pivotal engagement at the Roseland Ballroom. The Basie band soon rises to national attention during the heyday of swing dancing, and began making its first recordings for Decca records in […]

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Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie

January 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Bagley Wright Theatre at Seattle Repertory Theatre, 155 Mercer Street
Seattle, WA 98109 United States

Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie devised by David M. Lutken with Nick Corley, Darcie Deaville, Helen Jean Russell, and Andy Teirstein directed by Nick Corley in the Bagley Wright Theatre The legendary Woody Guthrie defined an American era of social consciousness and political expression with songs such as “This Land is […]

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Maple and Vine

January 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse, 4045 University Way NE,
Seattle , WA 98105 United States

 Maple and Vine Written by Jordan Harrison Directed by Sean Ryan Imagine a world where you can get anything you need delivered with the push of a button, and easily go days without needing to talk to another person. Can you fathom it? Of course. You’re living in it. Katha and Ryu are living in […]

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The Liar

January 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

THE LIAR by David Ives directed by MJ Sieber For audiences who love wit, wordplay, and savvy reinvention of the classics comes THE LIAR: a sparkling urban romance, reinvented by David Ives with contemporary flair. Ives’ “translaptation” of Pierre Corneille’s 17th-century comedy follows Dorante, a young Frenchman and pathological liar whose outlandish stories become the […]

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Oroboro

January 28, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
18th & Union, 1406 18th Ave,
Seattle, WA 98122 United States

OROBORO is a comedy with loops. Made up of scenes that swirl and wrap around each other, OROBORO is brainy and physical, a psychedelic fractal of a show. Go on an infinite first date. Meet a literally soul-eating middle manager. Listen in on a phone call to the patron saint of his own lost cause. […]

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8:00 pm

My Name is Rachel Corrie

January 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
State Theater, 202 4th Ave. E.
Olympia, WA 98501 United States

Taken From The Writings of Rachel Corrie • Edited by Alan Rickman & Katharine Viner A native of Olympia, Rachel Corrie was an Evergreen State College student who joined the International Solidarity Movement and traveled to the Gaza Strip during the Second Intifada in 2003. She was killed by an armored bulldozer while acting as […]

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The Tribe has Spoken

January 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
EdCC Black Box Theater, 20310 68th AVE W,
lynnwood, WA 98036 United States

  Many improvisers begin but who will be the final Survivor? It’s the ultimate challenge of comic skill as improvisers try to Outwit, Outplay, and Outlast each other. Every week they face a new audience inspired challenge and another player is voted out. Hosted by Unexpected Productions North. Performing at the Black Box Theatre, Edmond […]

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The 39 Steps

January 28, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:10 pm
Village Theatre (Issaquah), 303 Front Street N,
Issaquah, WA 98027 United States

The 39 Steps  Based on the novel by John Buchan & the classic film by Alfred Hitchcock Adapted for the stage by Patrick Barlow Directed by Matt Walker When Richard Hannay, a dapper Englishman living a humdrum life, brings home a mysterious woman with a thick accent, he has barely leaned in for a kiss when he […]

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8:30 pm

Truth or Dare

January 28, 2017 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater, 1428 Post Alley
Seattle, WA 98101 United States

  Everybody remembers "Truth or Dare" from countless college parties or childhood sleepovers: Players choose to either honestly answer a personal question or act out a dare chosen by the group. Truth or Dare: The Improv takes the game to the next level by playing with a group of expert improvisers. At this show, the […]

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