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Saturday, May 27, 2017

Art

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...

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 ...

It's Raining Cats and Dogs

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $19.95 Museum of History and Industry (MoHAI)

Why waste another day looking at pictures of cute cats and dogs on the internet when you could look at cute pictures of dogs and cats in real life and learn ...

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...

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...

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

Andrew Santino

7:30 PM and 10:00 PM $20-$30 Parlor Live Comedy Club Bellevue

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 ...

Concerts

Dance Yourself Clean

9:00 PM Free Chop Suey

Sasquatch! Music Festival

12:00 PM $295 The Gorge Amphitheatre

Independent hip-hop superstars top the bill at the 2017 edition of the Sasquatch! Music Festival. The boisterous Chance the Rapper and always enigmatic Frank...

Time McGraw and Faith Hill

7:30 PM $22–$49 Tacoma Dome

Film

ShortsFest 2017

Editor’s Pick 12:00 PM $14 SIFF Cinema Uptown

With Seattle International Film Festival in full swing, the programing takes a turn toward brevity. As the name implies, ShortsFest brings together short wor...

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

It's Raining Cats and Dogs

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $19.95 Museum of History and Industry (MoHAI)

Why waste another day looking at pictures of cute cats and dogs on the internet when you could look at cute pictures of dogs and cats in real life and learn ...

Northwest Folklife Festival

Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM free entry Seattle Center

Each Memorial Day weekend, Northwest Folklife Festival offers up an ultra-accessible cultural cornucopia overflowing with tasty treats. There’s something for...

Sporting Events

Seattle Sounders vs. Portland Timbers

Editor’s Pick 12:00 PM $29–$112 CenturyLink Field

We didn’t think it was possible for the best rivalry in Major League Soccer to get any more heated…then the Timbers and the Sounders won successive MLS Cups....

Theater

Dreamgirls

7:00 PM and 2:00 PM $50-$78 Village Theatre

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, 7:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 7:00 PM, and 2:00 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...