Opening/Closing

Benham Gallery closing Thursday

The 1st Avenue photography haunt to shut its doors after 22 years

12/22/2009 By Laura Dannen

Gift Guide

Give Culture, Part 2

Our guide to A&E gifts that keep giving this holiday season.

12/21/2009 By Laura Dannen

Concerts

On Sale Now: Black Eyed Peas

Plus: Tickets still available for Michael Buble, Sound Tribe Sector 9

12/17/2009 By Laura Dannen

Film

Review: Avatar

More shine than substance in James Cameron’s new $400m sci-fi epic.

12/17/2009 By Matthew Halverson

Feature

Lucky Guy

Alpine racer Scott Macartney had high hopes for the 2010 Games in Vancouver. Then he nearly died in one of the worst crashes in World Cup history. The story of his epic climb back onto skis—and relapse—is one of the most harrowing in Olympic sports.

12/17/2009 By Meri-Jo Borzilleri

Article

The Vision Thing

Looking at the world through eggplant-colored glasses.

12/14/2009 By Kathryn Robinson

Visual Arts

Spotlight On: Chris Jordan

Ballard-based artist reimagines stats on American culture in Running with Numbers.

12/14/2009 By Kaitlin Nunn

Weekend

Met Picks: Holiday Edition

Keeping you in the spirit from Dec 11-13

12/11/2009 By Laura Dannen

Weekend

Met Picks

Our best entertainment bets Dec 11-13

12/11/2009 By Laura Dannen

NEWS

Elliott Bay Book Co. to move

It’s official: The bookstore will relocate to Capitol Hill this spring

12/10/2009 By Laura Dannen

GIFT GUIDE

Give Culture

Our guide to A&E gifts that keep on giving this holiday season.

12/10/2009 By Laura Dannen

Dance-off

And the A.W.A.R.D Goes to…

Local choreographers vie for $10K this weekend

12/09/2009 By Jean Lenihan

Article

Knit One, Pow! Two

Mark Newport exhibits his hand-knit reimagined comic superheros at Greg Kucera Gallery.

12/09/2009 By Laura Dannen

Article

From Prince to King?

Pacific Northwest Ballet principal Olivier Wevers debuts his own dance supergroup, Whim W’Him.

12/09/2009 By Jean Lenihan

Ticket search

Deck the Hall Ball is sold out? Details, details…

We looked for tickets so you don’t have to

12/09/2009 By Laura Dannen

Article

On Sale Dec 15: David Sedaris

Plus: Tickets still available for Bon Jovi, U2, Alice in Chains

12/08/2009 By Laura Dannen

Article

The Not–So–Hard Times of Amber Lancaster

Tacoma native Amber Lancaster stars in the new MTV comedy The Hard Times of R. J. Berger.

12/08/2009 By James Ross Gardner

Article

The Perfect Party

This month’s party guests: William Marler, Peter Facinelli, the ladies of readergirlz.com, Mike Mcginn, Kathy Griffin, Edgar Martinez, Mike Meehan, and Jamie Boudreau.

12/08/2009

Article

Stealth Moves

Despite what the Internet’s digital sewing circles may have told you, the Washington Stealth lacrosse team is here to stay. Honest.

12/08/2009 By Matthew Halverson

Film Review

In Paris, La Danse is sublime

Wiseman’s documentary lives up to the hype

12/07/2009