Monthly Planner

The Top Things to Do in Seattle This November

The Godmother of Rock and Roll gets a musical, the Henry makes the invisible seen, and a sitar goes electric.

10/22/2019 By Stefan Milne

Culture Fix

What to Do After Work September 9–12

A British rapper fights the monarchy, an artist grants papier-mache trophies, and Town Hall hosts a live political podcast.

09/09/2019 By Lily Hansen and Courtney Cummings

Culture Fix

Weekend What to Do June 28–30

A quartet of punk shows takes over the Kraken, the Stones tell an unheard story, and Raised Doughnuts turns one.

06/28/2019 By Sam Jones and Jonathan Olsen-Koziol

Theater Review

American Junkie Adapts a Grunge Heroin Memoir to the Stage

Book-It Repertory Theatre turns Tom Hansen’s 2009 book into a stream of consciousness addiction monologue.

02/19/2019 By Stefan Milne


Don't Miss: 'The Financial Lives of the Poets' at Jones Playhouse

Jess Walter's novel is that much funnier on stage.

06/19/2013 By Laura Dannen

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Jess Walter

The Spokane writer talks adaptations and Manhattans.

06/05/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld


On Stage: The Art of Racing in the Rain Opens Tonight

Book-It Repertory Theatre adapts Garth Stein’s best seller—just don’t expect furry costumes.

04/20/2012 By Laura Dannen


The Week in Review(s)

Misfits and oddballs ruled our cultural calendar.

09/30/2011 By Laura Dannen

Theater Review

Book-It to the Center House for Sense and Sensibility

It feels just like falling in love with Austen for the first time.

06/07/2011 By Annie Rose Favreau


Book-It Tackles Great Expectations

Seattle’s great book adaptor presents literature’s most lovelorn orphan.

02/16/2011 By James Ross Gardner