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Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle July 2015

Outdoor music from the Decemberists and West Seattle Summer Fest, summer nights with Grease, and new nerdy fiction from Ernest Cline.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/02/2015
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Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: June 2015

Carla Körbes takes her final bow with PNB, EMP showcases the animation legacy of Looney Tunes’ Chuck Jones, and Seattle Symphony plays Fantasia.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/04/2015
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Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Seattle Men's Chorus's Dennis Coleman

The departing artistic director discusses the emotional weight and importance of SMC's Legacy.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/16/2015
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Music News

Seattle Symphony Wins Its First Grammy

John Luther Adams's 'Become Ocean' took home the trophy for Best Contemporary Classical Composition.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 02/09/2015
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Local(ish) Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Seattle Opera's Greer Grimsley

The frequent Seattle Opera star discusses 'Tosca,' his favorite roles, and dispelling operatic stereotypes.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/07/2015
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A Look Back

Met Recap: Seattle Arts and Entertainment in 2014

A year's worth of highlights, oddities, and sad goodbyes

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/30/2014
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'Tis the Season

Christmas and Holiday Event Guide 2014

A roundup of the city's festive concerts, theater, dance, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/20/2014
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Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: October 2014

A Tony-winning play, a Newbery-winning book, and Macklemore’s pals release competing albums.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/01/2014
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Classical & More

Seattle Symphony Opens the 2014–15 Season with a Parisian Gala

Ludovic Morlot leads SSO in a celebration of his homeland's music

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 09/10/2014
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Met PIcks

The Top Things to See or Do in August

The Seahawks return to the gridiron, Bumbershoot’s main stage goes outdoors, and boats battle in Lake Washington.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/05/2014
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On the Town

Seattle Summer Outdoor Calendar 2014

Your guide to sizzling summer nights.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/02/2014
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Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: June 2014

NAAM picks a perfect ’fro, Eugene Mirman searches for weird laughs, and Fremont Fair gets musical.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/01/2014
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Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Seattle Opera's Speight Jenkins

The opera's longtime general director preps to oversee his final performance.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/23/2014
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Season Announcement

UW World Series Unveils Its 2014–15 Lineup

The university once again offers a diverse slate of international music and dance.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/12/2014
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Classical Music Preview

Seattle Pro Musica Finds Light in the Darkness

A Lenten concert presents the local premiere of the haunting choral version of 'The Little Match Girl.'

  • By Thomas May
  • Published 03/06/2014
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Winter in the City

Seattle Holiday Event Guide 2013

A roundup of the city's festive concerts, theater, dance, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/20/2013
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Classical & More

Kronos Quartet Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

Kronos Quartet, still innovating 40 years on, pairs with Degenerate Art Ensemble.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 11/11/2013
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Article

One ‘Ring’ to Rule Them All

Seattle Opera revives its Northwest-inspired cycle of Wagner’s The Ring.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 08/01/2013
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Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with James Ehnes

Seattle Chamber Music Society's artistic director and star performer chats about the 2013 Summer Festival.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld and Laura Dannen
  • Published 06/26/2013
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Classical News

Seattle Symphony and Opera Musicians Approve New Contracts

The orchestra will do more with less in the short term.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/14/2013
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