Event Calendar Previous Next Saturday, April 29, 2017 Art Al Farrow: Divine Ammunition Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM $12 Bellevue Arts Museum In a world divided by religious differences, Al Farrow possesses an artistic arsenal capable of piercing our collective conscience. In Divine Ammunition, the... All American: Three Centuries of Printmaking by American Immigrant Artists Free Davidson Galleries It's almost insulting to have to say, "Immigrants were vital to what we now know as the American art aesthetic," but we live in fun times. So yeah, that's to... Archipenko: A Modern Legacy 11:00 AM Free Frye Art Museum Ukrainian-born sculptor Alexander Archipenko created works of art devoted to his interest in abstraction as a means of novelty. Archipenko: A Modern Legacy b... Art Deco Glass from the Huchthausen Collection Editor’s Pick 12:00 PM $15 Museum of Glass Enjoy a tour back to the style moderne of the 1920s and 30s when devoted collector and artist David Huchthausen displays an assortment of art deco pieces fro... Daniel Carrillo: Studio Visit Editor’s Pick Free Greg Kucera Gallery For his 2012 exhibition at Greg Kucera Gallery, photographer Daniel Carrillo took ambrotype portraits of local artists. He continues that journey with his ne... Duffyleg: Pure American Free Treason Gallery The imagery of classic American hot rods is embedded in our country's pop culture iconography. Speeding down an open road taps into our collective lust for f... FoodArt Invitational 7:30 AM Free Joe Bar The purpose of food art isn't only to make your mouth water. It also serves as a means of investigating ideas about our cultures, religions, and political cl... Fred Lisaius: Thrive 11:00 AM Free Patricia Rovzar Gallery Fred Lisaius finds solace in the depths of nature. Thrive continues the local painter's appreciation of the natural world with a collection featuring his dis... Into the Deep Editor’s Pick 12:00 PM $15 Museum of Glass In its molten state, glass shares many properties with water. The Museum of Glass takes this idea to the next level with Into the Deep. The 55-piece exhibit ... Jacob Lawrence: Eight Studies for the Book of Genesis Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM $10 Henry Art Gallery The citywide artistic celebration of what would’ve been painter Jacob Lawrence’s 100th birthday continues with Henry Art Gallery’s Eight Studies for the Book... Jennifer West: The FIlm Is Dead... Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $25 Seattle Art Museum There’s beauty in the near obsolete. Los Angeles artist Jennifer West takes old 70-millimeter film and employs common items like bleach, coffee, and nail pol... Kraft Duntz: Fun. No Fun. Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM $10 Henry Art Gallery The lower level of Henry Art Gallery transforms into an exploratory world of form and space when Seattle collective Kraft Duntz (woodworker Dan Webb, archite... Linda MacNeil: Jewels of Glass Editor’s Pick 12:00 PM $15 Museum of Glass The fashionable creations Linda MacNeil crafts prove there’s more to beautiful jewelry than pricey stones. For four decades she’s been creating wearable work... Preston Singletary: Premonitions of Water Free Traver Gallery Seattle While Preston Singletary couldn't craft his blown and carved glass marvels without fire, its elemental counterbalance remains essential in the artist's mind.... Seeing Nature: Landscape Masterpieces Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $25 Seattle Art Museum If art history has proven one thing, it’s that the human eye never tires of natural beauty. Seattle Art Museum’s Seeing Nature showcases 39 influential Europ... Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor 10:00 AM $33 Pacific Science Center In terms of grand archaeological discoveries, little tops the Terracotta Army. In 1974, Chinese farmers discovered the 2,200-year-old tomb of China’s first e... The Contact: Quilts of the Sierra Nevada by Ann Johnston 11:00 AM $12 Bellevue Arts Museum When gazing at the Sierra Nevadas, one can dream of wrapping themselves up in all the warm natural beauty. Ann Johnston found a way to make that intangible i... Trans Hirstory in 99 Objects Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM $10 Henry Art Gallery Bellingham's Chris E. Vargas's Museum of Transgender Hirstory and Art is an "imaginary" museum. It's an idea of a museum that's always under construction, al... Comedy Outer Rim Editor’s Pick $12–$15 The Market Theater In space, can anyone hear you laugh? Taking a cue from interstellar odysseys like Firefly, Unexpected Productions’ latest themed improv show sets its course ... Film Anime Movie Festival Editor’s Pick 7:15 PM $16 Seattle Cinerama Ever had a desire try and understand anime but had no idea where to start? Let Cinerama's Anime Movie Festival be your guide. With eight days of programming,... Langston Hughes African American Film Festival 8:00 PM $12–$20; Festival pass $90 Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center Now in its 14th year, the Langston Hughes African American Film Festival brings an array of thought-provoking cinematic musings on Black life to the Central ... NFFTY Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $12; Festival pass $29–$2,500 SIFF Cinema Uptown As long as you're not the type to get hung up on kids half your age lapping you in terms of artistic talent, NFFTY (National Film Festival for Talented Youth... Food & Drink Edible City: A Delicious Journey Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $20 Museum of History and Industry (MoHAI) Tonight’s menu: a deep dive on Seattle food history in six courses. MOHAI’s Edible City takes patrons on a culinary journey by breaking down the elements of ... Special Events Cirque du Soleil: Luzia Editor’s Pick 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM $29–$495 Marymoor Park Two sides of the U.S. border artistically merge when French Canadian circus theater company Cirque du Soleil celebrates the vibrancy of Mexican culture via L... Smash Putt: Last Show Ever 2:00 PM $10–$25 Smash Putt After seven years of mini golf mayhem, Department of Culture—the artist collective behind Smash Putt—has decided this will be the final hole. The pop-up putt... Sports Match For Africa: Roger Federer vs. John Isner Editor’s Pick 6:00 PM $30–$1,500 KeyArena It’s not easy being a tennis fan in the Northwest. Considering the nearest ATP tournament is in Indian Wells, California (a mere 19 hour drive!), racket afic... Theater Cherdonna's Doll's House Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $25 12th Avenue Arts When it debuted in 1879, Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House shocked audiences with a protagonist who abandons her family to find herself. Washington Ensemble Thea... Chitrangada Editor’s Pick 2:00 PM $30–$35 ACT Theatre More than a century after its debut, Indian dance drama Chitrangada remains timeless as ever. Boasting a robust cast of 40, a traditional Indian score, and 1... Frozen Editor’s Pick 3:00 PM $38 ArtsWest Bryony Lavery’s 2004 Tony-nominated play Frozen has nothing to do with ice princesses, but everything to do with letting it go. The drama centers around an E... Here Lies Love Editor’s Pick 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM $88–$123 Seattle Repertory Theatre Leave it to Talking Heads’ David Byrne and Fatboy Slim to hear the story of a party-loving Filipino dictator’s wife and think, this should be a musical. For ... Murder for Two Editor’s Pick 2:00 PM, 7:00 PM, 2:00 PM, and 7:00 PM $59–$89 ACT Theatre Comedic chaos reigns in the vaudevillian two-hander Murder for Two. The manic, madcap mystery finds one actor playing an officer who is investigating the mur... Ode 7:30 PM $20–$25 West of Lenin It took forced immobility to reawaken Seattle actress Nike Imoru's love for dance. After being shelved post-surgery two years ago, she reached out to her old... The Secret Garden Editor’s Pick 7:00 PM and 1:30 PM $29-$151 5th Avenue Theatre In 1991, 11-year-old Daisy Eagan became the youngest-ever Tony winner for her portrayal of Mary Lennox in the musical version of The Secret Garden. More than... Submit an Event Would you like to see your event on our calendar? Fill out this form to submit your event to our listings editor.