Event Calendar Previous Next Thursday, March 8, 2018 Art Figuring History Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $25 Seattle Art Museum Seattle Art Museum’s new exhibition features three distinct representations of black culture through the ever-changing prism of social landscapes in the U.S.... Humaira Abid: My Shame Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM Free ArtXchange Humaira Abid’s uncanny wood-carved sculptures and provocative threedimensional objects arrest the eyes with powerful simplicity. But it’s what she says with ... Humaira Abid: Searching for Home 11:00 AM $12 Bellevue Arts Museum The Seattle-based Pakistani’s first solo museum exhibition in the United States features woodwork and miniature paintings that dive into the plight of women ... Keisuke Yamato: Light, Time, Silence 10:00 AM Free Davidson Galleries Seattle on the Spot: The Photographs of Al Smith Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM Free–$19.95 Museum of History and Industry (MoHAI) There is perhaps no better visual documentarian of twentieth century African American life in Seattle than Al Smith. The prodigious photographer shot everyth... Tavares Strachan Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM Free Frye Art Museum New York–based conceptual artist Tavares Strachan draws from marginalized experiences within our larger cultural narratives. In his first Seattle exhibition,... Teardrops That Wound Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM $17 Wing Luke Museum In this sweeping and personal exhibition, six Asian Pacific American artists respond to the callous violence of war by rendering violent imagery banal. Yukiy... The Time. The Place. Contemporary Art from the Collection Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM Free–$10 Henry Art Gallery For the 20th anniversary of its contemporary collection, the Henry lets it all hang out with a museumwide exhibition. Over 50 works of drawing, sculp... Comedy Franco Escamilla Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM $42–$82 Moore Theatre Escamilla, who hails from Mexico and wields both wit and guitar, will drop by the Moore for two nights of his trademark sarcasm and black humor. Both these s... Dance A Dance for Dark Horses Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $20 Velocity Dance Center Choreographer Kim Lusk presents her first evening-length work, A Dance for Dark Horses. Eat & Drink Dino's Famous Second Birthday Party and Karaoke Competition 8:00 PM Free Dino's Tomato Pie The gloriously seedy place of slices on the hill turns two. And what better way for Dino's to ring it in than with a karaoke competition? So polish your go-t... Special Events 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 ... Theater Bury Me Under I-5 8:00 PM $20 Theatre Off Jackson Hir Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $17–$38 ArtsWest This subversive black comedy centers on Isaac, who returns from the war abroad to fight the war at home: with his ailing father, his liberated mother, ... The Maltese Falcon 6:30 PM $99 Book-It Repertory Theatre 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.