Seattle Symphony Gets a Thrilling Taste of Its Future Music Director

There’s reason to be excited after Thomas Dausgaard’s presentation of Brahms.

Dylan Avila returned to performane with his one-man show, <em>My</em><em> Turn at the </em><em>Bat</em>. (Courtesy photo)

Comedian Comes Back Swinging

After being assulted on stage with a baseball bat, Dylan Avila returns to find laughs in the pain.

Dylan Avila returned to performane with his one-man show, <em>My</em><em> Turn at the </em><em>Bat</em>. (Courtesy photo)
Illustration by Taylor Dow

New Sensation

Communication and partnerships change, and Mars enters Sagittarius.

Illustration by Taylor Dow
A scene from the documentary <em>Purple </em><em>Dreams</em>, one of the Children’s Film Festival’s most acclaimed offerings. It screens on Sun., Jan. 28 at 3 p.m.
A scene from the documentary <em>Purple </em><em>Dreams</em>, one of the Children’s Film Festival’s most acclaimed offerings. It screens on Sun., Jan. 28 at 3 p.m.
Isobella Bloom ­plays Zuzanna, one of your guides through the world of <em>Bohemia</em>. Photo by John Cornicello

Bohemia, Straight White Men, and Spontaneous Combustion

The week’s best events.

Isobella Bloom ­plays Zuzanna, one of your guides through the world of <em>Bohemia</em>. Photo by John Cornicello
Tuomas Katajala, Ginger Costa-Jackson, Marina Costa-Jackson, Craig Verm, and Laura Tatulescu (left to right) in <em>Così fan tutte</em>. Photo by Philip Newton

Seattle Opera’s Latest Take on Mozart Trades Cheap Laughs for Real Depth

A lust for cheap laughs leaves the master composer’s depths unplumbed.

Tuomas Katajala, Ginger Costa-Jackson, Marina Costa-Jackson, Craig Verm, and Laura Tatulescu (left to right) in <em>Così fan tutte</em>. Photo by Philip Newton
Illustration by Taylor Dow

Stranger Things

Venus and the Sun enter the strange sign of Aquarius.

Illustration by Taylor Dow
Illustration by Taylor Dow

Master of Reality

Capricorn makes us aware of time; Mercury makes progress.

Illustration by Taylor Dow
Illustration by Taylor Dow

Personal Best

The Capricorn Sun helps us stick to resolutions and soak in the wisdom.

Illustration by Taylor Dow

Seattle Opera Announces Its 2018-19 Season

And it’s pretty intriguing: The Gershwins’® Porgy and Bess℠, August 11–25, 2018 Benjamin Britten, The Turn of the Screw, October 13-27, 2018 Giuseppe Verdi, Il… Continue reading

Illustration by Taylor Dow

Freedom and Commitment

A full Moon rings in the new year and Uranus turns direct.

Illustration by Taylor Dow
Illustration by Taylor Dow

Takin’ Care of Business

Capricorn season begins and Mercury goes direct.

Illustration by Taylor Dow
Pedro the Lion’s David Bazan. Photo by Bob Andrews/UTOW
Pedro the Lion’s David Bazan. Photo by Bob Andrews/UTOW
The New Year’s Garbage Bash moves to Conor Byrne and brings along Honcho Poncho. Courtesy of the band

Your Guide to New Year’s Eve in Seattle

Fill your weekend with folly and frivolity and music for every taste as we ring in 2018.

The New Year’s Garbage Bash moves to Conor Byrne and brings along Honcho Poncho. Courtesy of the band
Illustration by Taylor Dow

Finals Week

Following a unique new Moon, Saturn enters Capricorn.

Illustration by Taylor Dow

A Musical Murder Mystery, a Gold Star Father, and a Charlie Brown Christmas

The week’s best arts and entertainment.

The Quince Ensemble brings avant-vocal music to Cornish College on Saturday.

Classical Goes Contemporary for the Holiday Season

Just in case you are sick of all that caroling.

The Quince Ensemble brings avant-vocal music to Cornish College on Saturday.