Event Calendar Previous Next Tuesday, October 16, 2018 Art Haein Kang: Illusion 9:00 AM Free 4Culture Sit in a spare room. Close your eyes and music begins, a concerted plinking made by weights striking wood, metal, glass—like a John Cage piece played on foun... Kate Neckel: Stories Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM Free Winston Wachter Fine Art If you saw Joan Miro’s simple lithographs at Davidson Galleries earlier this year you may well recall them when you see Kate Neckel’s Stories. The Seattle pa... Group Therapy 10:00 AM Free Frye Art Museum Twelve artists and healers converge at the Frye for a show that both explores and proffers self-help. Maybe that’s Liz Magic Laser’s padded-room video projec... Gravity Jokes 1:00 PM Free The Lee Center for the Arts at Seattle University A lineup of local artists including Khadija Tarver and E.T. Russian seek to add a little levity to the gravitas of their sculptures. The pieces here incorpor... Ballast 10:00 PM Free Frye Art Museum Seattle poet Quenton Baker’s Ballast examines the 1841 revolt aboard the Creole—the most successful on a U.S. slave ship. In the installation Baker strikes t... Allison Collins 10:00 AM Free Foster/White Gallery In her 36th show at Foster/White Gallery, Understory, local painter Allison Collins reimagines some of our state’s most notable landscapes—the San Juan Islan... We Are All Made of Light 10:00 AM Free MadArt At her new MadArt instillation, local artist Maja Petric creates an interactive skyscape. An AI program tracks your location and then beams of light project ... OMNIA 11:00 AM $15 Bellevue Arts Museum Following a pair of solo shows at Oxbow gallery, and a Bumbershoot installation, Seattle artist Dylan Neuwirth lights up Bellevue Arts Museum with his neon r... Annie Morris 10:00 AM Free Winston Wachter Fine Art Painter and sculptor Annie Morris loves to iterate. On paper that can mean hundreds of faces inked in jittering repetition, or perhaps nudes painted on woode... Lucas Vidaña 12:00 AM Free Ghost Gallery Seattle painter Lucas Vidaña’s recent paintings take influence from pop art. But instead of the defined, denotative lines of Warhol or Lichtenstein, Vidaña’s... Books & Talks Ted Chiang and Karen Joy Fowler 7:00 PM $10 Hugo House Ted Chiang’s science fiction is lyrical, nuanced, and intimate. His now-famous Stories of Your Life and Others made the transition into film with the 2016 ce... Classical Music Walt Wagner Trio 7:30 PM $29 Dimitriou's Jazz Alley During his 20-year stint behind the piano at Canlis, Walt Wagner played everything from Band of Horses to Coolio, all with his distinct touch—one hand in jaz... Walt Wagner Trio With Dan Dean and Ben Smith 7:30 PM $28 Dimitriou's Jazz Alley The former Canlis brings his trio, including Heart drummer Ben Smith, to Jazz Alley for two nights of shows. Concerts Walt Wagner Trio With Dan Dean and Ben Smith 7:30 PM $28 Dimitriou's Jazz Alley The former Canlis brings his trio, including Heart drummer Ben Smith, to Jazz Alley for two nights of shows. Special Events Pearl Jam: Home and Away 10:00 AM $28 Museum of Pop Culture MoPOP's exhibit collects nearly 500 pieces of band memorabilia—perfect for superfans. (Note: The exhibition will run until early 2019, not January 1 specific... Visit Understory 10:00 AM Free The Spheres After years of planning and construction, Amazon’s unmistakable glass sphere–housed urban garden finally opens to the public. The first tour of the visiting ... WW1 America 10:00 AM $20 Museum of History and Industry (MoHAI) Coinciding with the centennial of Armistice Day on November 11, MOHAI brings the nationally traveling exhibit to Seattle for its West Coast debut. WW1 Americ... Cirque du Soleil Volta 8:00 PM $39 Marymore Park The big-time big top company brings its show Volta to Marymoor. This one’s about Waz, a boy who’s trying to find acceptance in the world. But as with any Cir... Theater Come From Away 7:30 PM $30 5th Avenue Theater This musical held one of its early productions at the Seattle Repertory Theatre in 2015 before zooming on to a Broadway run and seven Tony Award nominations.... Oslo 8:00 PM $42–$87 ACT Theatre This 2017 Tony Award–winner for best play follows Norwegian diplomat Mona Juul and her husband as they coordinate between Israeli and Palestinian leaders’ pe... 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.