Arts & Culture

Sarah Galvin: Our Funniest Tragedian or Our Most Tragic Comedian?

The poet debuts her third book, ‘Ugly Time,’ at the Gramma Poetry launch party.

That Spring Thing

Our resident witch on the shift into light and the goddesses and archetypes that embody it.

The Top 15 Things to Do This Week

Catch Seattle Public Library’s big book sale, see nervy Northwest punk, and much more.

After a Decade’s Wait, Kevin Craft’s Gorgeous Poetry Collection Sees the Light of Day

Craft’s spent most of his time promoting other writers—but his own work deserves the spotlight too.

Full House

Venus retrograde continues with emotions overflowing.

Humanity Must Find a New Home in ‘Last Day on Mars’

The sun is about to go supernova and then collapse, rendering our solar system inhospitable.

Malika Oyetimein’s Theater-Based ‘Artivism’

‘Milk Like Sugar’ is the latest on the Seattle director’s uniquely engaged directorial resume.

Mariane Ibrahim Gallery’s ‘BACK STORIES’ Is a Welcome Reprieve From the Face

The human back is the star of this beguiling new exhibition.

The Top 15 Things to Do This Week

See Helado Negro and his “tinsel mammals,” watch a magazine come to life on stage and more.

An Unconventional Comics Convention

All the free Emerald City Comicon events not happening at Emerald City Comicon.

Seattle Opera’s Stark American Tragedy

A Czech opera is transported from Russia to Cascadia, making its villain even more chilling.

The Top 15 Things to Do This Week

See Sub Pop’s LVL UP, fight for progressive income tax in WA, learn about emotional AI and more.