Arts & Culture

The Fierce Urgency of ‘What We Do Now’

The lastest book in our Post-Trump reading club is a multifarious look at our political situation.

The Top 15 Things to Do This Week

Catch local music at the Laserdome, welcome Reggie Watts back to Seattle and more.

ZAPP Gets Zapped, But Its Zines Live on at the Library

The Zine Archive and Publishing Project is calling it quits after a contractual kerfuffle.

Chilled Out GIFs From UW’s Cherry Blossom Festival

It may still be grey outside, but spring has sprung in Seattle regardless—these trees are proof.

Short Run’s Dash Grant is Now Open—Apply, and Join Their New Mini-Comics Club While You’re At It

Get $250 to develop your own comic, or pay $120 to get local comics delivered to your door.

APRIL Says Goodbye to One Seattle, and Hello to Another

Attendance is mandatory at the very last Authors, Publishers, and Readers of Independent Literature Festival.

It’s Time for the Only Time-Based Art Festival in the World

The Yellow Fish // Epic Durational Performance Festival is testing temporal limits once again.

The Top 15 Things to Do This Week

Learn about the miraculous properties of mushrooms, see Saharan rock at the Symphony, and much more.

Village Theatre’s “A Proper Place” Undermines Its Own Program’s Stated Goal

If the idea is to “challenge and change,” critically engaging with century-old material is necessary.

A Whole New Ballgame

With a new moon in Aries and another retrograde on the way, expect some curveballs.

Anticipating the Fringe

Three shows to look forward to at this year’s Fringe Festival.

GIFs From Redmond’s Holi Festival of Color

Revelers gathered at Redmond City Hall for the vibrantly hued Indian celebration of spring’s arrival.

In ‘Director’s Choice,’ Pacific Northwest Ballet Moves From Darkness to Light

The company’s latest features dark, ominous work as well as sunset-inspired pastels.

K.T. Niehoff’s Exceptional ‘Before We Flew Like Birds, We Flew Like Clouds’ Lauds Exceptional Humans

The multimedia show examines what it’s like to be on the edge of extraordinary physical experience.

Lit Fix—the Reading Series That Survived

Anything but short-lived, Mia Lipman’s cabaret-style show is celebrating its fourth anniversary.

The Top 20 Things to Do This Week

See Marc Maron in the flesh, Smash Putt! for the last time, and much more.

The Lush, Luminescent, and Romantic Light of the Pacific Northwest

Why our winter light gets some folks down, but makes photographers, painters, and poets rapturous.

‘Serial’ Onstage

The history-making podcast is coming to the Paramount.

ACT’s ‘Tribes’ Seamlessly (and Artfully) Bridges the Communication Gap

The show brings the Deaf and hearing communities together in a tale of belonging and communication.