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The Top Things to See and Do in September

Junot Díaz, the Shins, and violin virtuoso Joshua Bell come to town.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 08/22/2012


Amadeus Leopold Is Classical Music’s Great Mohawked Hope

The violin virtuoso finds as much inspiration in Freddie Mercury as Tchaikovsky and gives concerts that double as daring performance art.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 08/22/2012

Quote Unquote

Ken Jennings, After Jeopardy

Edmonds's most famous trivia hound shares how he got on Jeopardy! and admits he actually likes being wrong.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 08/21/2012


Rise of the Robots

Secrets of the Cell the second installment in Royden Lepp’s graphic novel series Rust.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 08/21/2012


Dispatches from

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis rap for gay marriage, the Rainier “R” gets restored, City Target opens, and family-friendly restaurants create hell for the kid-free.

  • By Christopher Werner
  • Published 08/21/2012


Perfect Party

Here’s who we’d invite to a dinner party if we could entertain September’s most interesting visitors, locals, and newsmakers.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 08/21/2012


Heckle Like a Red Sox Fan

Mariners fans: Learn to trash-talk from a pro.

  • By Brandon Bye
  • Published 08/20/2012

Fall Arts 2012

Poll: The Best of Seattle Arts, According to Seattle Artists

We asked 35 Seattle directors, musicians, dancers, and all-around culture gurus to give us their top picks for the year. All of the answers are anonymous, all praise unfettered.

  • Published 08/19/2012

Fall Arts Preview 2012

Fall Arts 2012: State of the Arts

An election-season primer to a winning field of candidates in theater, dance, music, and more.

  • By Duke Sullivan, Seth Sommerfeld, Michael Byers, and Laura Dannen
  • Published 08/18/2012

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