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The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: February 2016

Seattle Symphony rocks Led Zeppelin, Fabrice Monteiro snaps socially impactful photos, and Bill Evans keeps dancing at 75.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/28/2016

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So Much Comedy: Adam Sandler, Trevor Noah, and David Cross Plan Seattle Dates

It's a choose your own adventure comedy cavalcade this February.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/06/2016

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The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: January 2016

Sunil Yapa crafts WTO fiction, SIFF dissects ‘Blade Runner,’ and BAM showcases the art of Louis Kahn’s architecture.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/28/2015

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Steve Martin and Martin Short Bring Their Show to Seattle

The duo presents the comedic conversation of 'An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life' at the Paramount Theatre next July.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/15/2015

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Joel McHale Returns Home for Paramount Gig

Plus Craig Ferguson plans a stop at the Neptune.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/08/2015

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

John Waters gets in the holiday spirit, Gonzaga hits the KeyArena hardwood, and the 5th is alive with ‘The Sound of Music.’

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/24/2015

Points of Reference

How '70s Rock Solos and Ludicrous News Reports Shaped Eugene Mirman's Insane New 7 LP Comedy Album

Take a long, strange trip of standup, sound effects, meditation, and digital drugs with 'I'm Sorry (You're Welcome).'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/09/2015

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Amy Schumer Comes to KeyArena for New Year's Eve

The queen of comedy in 2015 ends her year in Seattle.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/26/2015

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

Impressionist marvels come to SAM, China exports a music festival, and the U.S. World Cup champs take the field.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 09/30/2015

(Formerly) Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Hari Kondabolu

The standup discusses Bumbershoot and being bummed out by the current Seattle comedy scene.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 09/02/2015

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The Path to Making 'The Best Show' Possible

Tom Scharpling, the host of the comedy cult hit call-in program, breaks down how Howard Stern, Patton Oswalt, and conservative talk radio influenced the show.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/25/2015

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Top Things to See and Do in Seattle: August 2015

Alabama Shakes howls with chart-topping roots rock, Three Dollar Bill Cinema shares cinematic bedtime stories outdoors, and Mumford and Sons brings a loaded Stopover Festival lineup to Walla Walla.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/29/2015

Summer Festival Season

Bumbershoot 2015 Adds 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Writers, Sherman Alexie, Jess Walter, and the A.V. Club

The fest announces its Comedy and Words and Ideas lineups.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/24/2015

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How Morrissey's Moping and the Bee Gees' Style Inspired Jen Kirkman's Standup Special

The comedian discusses the pop cultural homages in her new Netflix special 'I’m Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine).'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/23/2015

Comedy

Live from Seattle, It’s Saturday Night!

It’s a sketch star bonanza as five Saturday Night Live cast members come our way in June.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/16/2015

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Cheap Week Seattle: May 18–25

Northwest Folklife Festival takes over Seattle Center for Memorial Day weekend, and Nikki Glaser delivers cutting comedy: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • By Josh Kelety and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/18/2015

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Amy Schumer Brings Her 'Trainwreck' Comedy Tour to Seattle

The all-star standup lineup features Mike Birbiglia, Judd Apatow, Dave Attell, Vanessa Bayer, and Colin Quinn.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/13/2015

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Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: May 2015

Marc Maron delivers humorous vitriol, Sasquatch! Festival celebrates Memorial Day, and Seattle Symphony shows off a young local violin virtuoso.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/04/2015

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Cheap Week Seattle: April 20–26

'Fresh Off The Boat' author Eddie Huang dishes on food and culture and 'Angry Housewives' returns: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh
  • Published 04/20/2015

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Cheap Week Seattle: April 13–19

Bellevue Arts Museum showcases Jana Brevick’s ingenious metal work and EMP's Pop Conference gets weird: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • By Atoosa Moinzadeh and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/13/2015
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