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Tuesday, October 25, 2016


30 Americans

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $15 Tacoma Art Museum

After centuries of underrepresentation in art museums, exhibits like 30 Americans that showcase great painting and sculpture by African Americans may finally...

Art Deco Glass from the Huchthausen Collection

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $15 Museum of Glass

Enjoy a tour back to the style moderne of the 1920s and 30s when devoted collector and artist David Huchthausen displays an assortment of art deco pieces fro...

Bren Ahearn: Strategies for Survival

Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM $12 Bellevue Arts Museum

Rather than pull on the threads of societal notions of masculinity in order to unravel them, needlepoint artist Bren Ahearn manipulates them to create his ow...

David Huchthausen: A Retrospective Selection.

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $15 Museum of Glass

David Huchthausen is a welcome outlier among Seattle’s hot glass–crafting tradition. Using cold working techniques like engraving, sawing, polishing, and las...

Deborah Butterfield: Sculpture

10:30 AM Free Greg Kucera Gallery

The majestic wildness of horses has been the muse of artists for millennia, but few manage to capture the animals' spirit like Debroah Butterfield. Since the...

Things That Kill

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM Free Prographica / KDR Gallery

While we easily recognize the horrific things that can lead to our untimely ends (bullets, monstrous beasts, etc.), we often overlook the danger in seemingly...

To: Seattle | Subject: Personal

Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM Free Frye Art Museum

In her seven-year tenure as director of the Frye Art Museum, Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker has taken a uniquely hands-on approach to curating and emphasizing contem...

Trans Hirstory in 99 Objects

Editor’s Pick 3:54 AM and 11:00 AM $10 Henry Art Gallery

Bellingham's Chris E. Vargas's Museum of Transgender Hirstory and Art is an "imaginary" museum. It's an idea of a museum that's always under construction, al...

William Morris

11:00 AM Free Abmeyer + Wood

There are plenty of glass artists that make dazzlingly beautiful sculptures based around smooth lines and vivid colors. They only make William Morris's work ...

World of Wearableart

10:00 AM $22 EMP Museum

When can attire skirt around the very basic notions of fashion? When it's part of World of WearableArt. New Zealand's annual World of WearableArt competition...


Earshot Jazz Festival

8:00 PM $5–$52 Poncho Concert Hall

For a month every fall, Earshot Jazz Festival brings a veritable cornucopia of jazz stylings to Seattle stages. With over 50 concerts on the lineup, it can b...


7:00 PM $37 WaMu Theater

This Is Halloween

7:30 PM $27–$47 The Triple Door

Inspired by Nightmare Before Christmas, the Can Can's cabaret This Is Halloween mixes live music and burlesque starring Jack Skellington and his singing and ...


The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes

10:00 AM $29 Pacific Science Center

Not only are they literary lore, the scientific observation methods employed by Sherlock Holmes actually changed the way police investigate crimes. The Inter...

Special Events

Wild Nearby

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $10 Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture

This may seem counterintuitive, but before you go outside, head inside the Burke Museum to check out Wild Nearby. The exhibit shows off the wonders of the No...


Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

Editor’s Pick 2:00 PM $30–$115 Paramount Theatre

It’s easy to long for the early ’70s when a talent like Carole King could write an album like Tapestry and become a superstar without any semblance of glitz ...

Dangerous Liaisons

7:30 PM and 7:30 PM $20–$68 ACT Theatre

Exposing the monstrous ways of the one-percent is nothing new or intrinsically American. In Christopher Hampton's Les Liaisons Dangereuse (based on Pierre Ch...

Man of La Mancha

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $29–$136 5th Avenue Theatre

Say what you will about his mental state, but Don Quixote thirsts for glorious adventure, and damn if he doesn’t go out to find it. The musical Man of La Man...

Roz and Ray

7:30 PM $42–$59 Seattle Repertory Theatre