Classical & More

Kronos Quartet Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary

Kronos Quartet, still innovating 40 years on, pairs with Degenerate Art Ensemble.

11/11/2013 By Laura Dannen


SIFF Brings Back David Sedaris Movie ‘C.O.G.’

The 2013 SIFF Grand Jury Prize winner is the first on-screen adaptation of the humorist’s work.

09/03/2013 By Laura Dannen


Fall Arts Preview 2013

Meteors hit Russia. Bombers attacked Boston. Tornadoes wrecked Oklahoma. The pope resigned. Was anything going right in 2013? That’s why we’re dedicating our Fall Arts Preview to lucky no. 13. See? Good things can happen.

08/30/2013 By Laura Dannen and Seth Sommerfeld With Brianna Lantz


The Top Things to See or Do in September

Mavis Staples christens the newly rehabbed Moore Theatre; Decibel Festival turns 10.

08/28/2013 By Laura Dannen

Unsolved Mysteries

Crack the D.B. Cooper Case at Washington State History Museum

Examine the evidence in a new exhibit on the notorious Northwest hijacker.

08/20/2013 By Laura Dannen


The Top Things to See or Do in August

The case file is open: D. B. Cooper gets a new exhibit. The Moondoggies debut Adios I’m a Ghost.

08/01/2013 By Laura Dannen


Nicole Hardy’s ‘Confessions of a Latter-day Virgin’

An exclusive look inside the Seattle writer’s memoir—a tale of sex, love, and Mormonism—due out August 20.

08/01/2013 By Laura Dannen


One ‘Ring’ to Rule Them All

Seattle Opera revives its Northwest-inspired cycle of Wagner’s The Ring.

08/01/2013 By Laura Dannen


Perfect Party

Here’s who we’d invite if we could entertain this month’s most interesting visitors, locals, and newsmakers.

08/01/2013 By Laura Dannen

Fond Farewell

Arts Editor Laura Dannen Says Adios

Before she moves back east, Seattle Met's arts editor recalls her A&E highlights of the past four years.

07/31/2013 By Laura Dannen

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Rose Windows' Rabia Qazi

We talk vintage clothing and Black Sabbath as a gateway drug.

07/30/2013 By Laura Dannen

Dancing in the Street

Slide Show: Capitol Hill Block Party 2013

Our favorite moments from the three-day music festival.

07/29/2013 By Laura Dannen

Theater Review

Don't Miss: Intiman's 'Trouble in Mind'

Alice Childress's 1957 satirical drama about race still rings true today.

07/25/2013 By Laura Dannen

Rumor Has It

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Video Shoot Today at Dick's?

The Reddit community is buzzing.

07/24/2013 By Laura Dannen

Wherefore Art Thou, Han Solo?

William Shakespeare's Star Wars

Oh yes. It exists.

07/17/2013 By Laura Dannen


Seattle-Born 'First Date' Opening on Broadway

We chat with composers Michael Weiner and Alan Zachary about their big debut.

07/12/2013 By Laura Dannen

Art Walk

Melting Bodies: The Ephemeral Wax Art of KeseyPollock

It's one of the highest funded visual art projects (ever) on Kickstarter—and you might miss it.

07/10/2013 By Laura Dannen

25 Years of Sub Pop

Mudhoney to Play Live Atop the Space Needle

Vertigo is not an option.

07/10/2013 By Laura Dannen


Um, There's a Bunny on the Stage: Fond Memories from Shakespeare in the Park

Wooden O actors recall their favorite moments from 20 years of outdoor performances.

07/09/2013 By Laura Dannen