Ticket Announcement

Plan Ahead for Dave Matthews Band, Zac Brown Band Shows

Plus: Comedian Martin Lawrence plays the Paramount.

01/28/2010 By Laura Dannen

Visual Art

Last Chance to See Polaroids: Mapplethorpe, Michelangelo at SAM

Several art shows close this weekend—don’t miss out.

01/28/2010 By Laura Dannen

Disaster Relief

Updated: With Haiti We Stand

More local A&E organizations rally to send aid to earthquake victims.

01/28/2010 By Laura Dannen

Seattle Scene

A Night with Patti Smith

Rocker leads a cappella sing-along of "Because the Night" at Benaroya.

01/26/2010 By Laura Dannen


The Perfect Party

This month’s party guests: Ellen Van Wyk, Cheech and Chong, Milton Bradley, Colton Harris-Moore, Suzanne Vega, J.B. Dickey, David Newell, and Chris Liddell



Apolo Mission

Short-track speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno will slice up the ice for his third Winter Olympics this month. Here’s why he’s the Seattle Olympian to watch.



Game On

On February 20 ESPN sends the whole College GameDay crew to Hec Edmundson Pavilion for UW’s conference date with UCLA.

01/26/2010 By Matthew Halverson

Theater Review

Review: Speech and Debate

If you like ‘Glee’, you’ll like this.

01/26/2010 By Laura Dannen


The New Faces of Seattle Arts

Seattle’s spring arts calendar fills up with artists who break new ground.

01/25/2010 By Christopher Werner and Laura Dannen


Earthly Delights

In The Fiddle and the Drum, the Alberta Ballet crafts an abstract dance to Joni Mitchell’s songs.


Music preview

One Fast Move or I’m Gone

Lead singers of Death Cab and Son Volt play their Kerouac-inspired album at Showbox at the Market.

01/22/2010 By Kaitlin Nunn

Three-Minute History Lesson

Headless Sledmen and Blushing Commies: An Olympics Guide for the Rest of Us

A few nuggets from Seattle Times sports columnist Ron C. Judd’s book The Winter Olympics: An Insider’s Guide to the Legends, the Lore, and the Games.



The Kid and the Pendulum

String master Sterling Quinn from Rainier Beach goes for a fifth title at the Pacific Northwest Yo-Yo Championships February 20.

01/22/2010 By Matthew Halverson


Civil Disobedience

Playing social vigilante almost always exacts
 a higher price than enduring the social offense.

01/22/2010 By Kathryn Robinson

The Weekend Starts...Now.

Met Picks

Your best entertainment bets January 22-27.

01/21/2010 By Laura Dannen

Ticket Announcement

On Sale Jan 23: Norah Jones

The sultry singer rocks out. Also, find tickets for Phoenix, Cirque du Soleil, and more.

01/20/2010 By Laura Dannen


Review: Xanadu

What if all musicals ended with a roller disco scene?

01/20/2010 By Laura Dannen

Disaster relief

Updated: With ‘Haiti We Stand’

More local A&E organizations rally to send aid to earthquake victims.

01/20/2010 By Laura Dannen


Happy Hour Outing: Blue Moon

Enjoy a double feature and cheap drinks at the U-District’s saltiest bar.

01/19/2010 By Laura Dannen