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Florence + The Machine brings its ethereal sound to KeyArena. Photo by Lillie Eiger

The Pick List: Florence + The Machine, 70mm Film Festival, First Thursday

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Florence + The Machine brings its ethereal sound to KeyArena. Photo by Lillie Eiger
Foo FIghters is set to rock Safeco Field over Labor Day weekend. Photo by Brantley Gutierrez

Pick List: Foo Fighters, ‘WW1 America,’ Kim Brooks

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Foo FIghters is set to rock Safeco Field over Labor Day weekend. Photo by Brantley Gutierrez

Mozart Meets #MeToo in The Core Ensemble’s ‘Don Giovanni’

An ambitious, imaginative, double-cast production in which one sings, the other doesn’t.

The (mostly) reunited Smashing Pumpkins celebrate 30 years of rock at KeyArena. Photo by Olivia Bee

Pick List: PSA, Arts in Nature Festival, Smashing Pumpkins

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The (mostly) reunited Smashing Pumpkins celebrate 30 years of rock at KeyArena. Photo by Olivia Bee
Take a bite outta Jeff Rosenstock. Photo by Hiro Tanaka

Pick List: Jeff Rosenstock, Seattle Tattoo Expo, Sound Vision Film Festival

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Take a bite outta Jeff Rosenstock. Photo by Hiro Tanaka

Simply the Bess

Seattle Opera’s ‘Porgy and Bess’ is a must-see production that feels engaged with the cultural conversation.

The cast of ‘Bob’s Burgers’ heads to The Moore. Image courtesy Fox.

Pick List: ‘Bob’s Burgers,’ Jenn Champion, ‘Porgy and Bess’

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The cast of ‘Bob’s Burgers’ heads to The Moore. Image courtesy Fox.
Swearin’ brings its reunited rock to Chop Suey. Photo by Alexander Rotondo

Pick List: Swearin’, Todd Barry, ‘Star Trek’ in the Park

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Swearin’ brings its reunited rock to Chop Suey. Photo by Alexander Rotondo
The 72nd BAM ARTSfair is set for July 27-29 at Bellevue Arts Museum and Bellevue Square. Photo courtesy of Bellevue Arts Museum

Pick List: BAM ARTSfair, Strictly Seattle, Breaking Glass

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The 72nd BAM ARTSfair is set for July 27-29 at Bellevue Arts Museum and Bellevue Square. Photo courtesy of Bellevue Arts Museum
Prom Queen holds court in The Can Can’s ‘Femme Fatale.’ Photo by Nate Watters

Pick List: ‘Femme Fatale,’ SoDo Track Open House, ‘Patience’

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Prom Queen holds court in The Can Can’s ‘Femme Fatale.’ Photo by Nate Watters
The Midwestern tale of <em>Sweet Land</em> makes its West Coast premiere at Taproot Theatre. Photo by Erik Stuhaug

This Land Was Made for You and Me

Taproot’s ‘Sweet Land, the Musical’ doesn’t fully capture the mood of 1920s Minnesota farmland, but still manages to charm.

The Midwestern tale of <em>Sweet Land</em> makes its West Coast premiere at Taproot Theatre. Photo by Erik Stuhaug
Phoebe Bridgers heads back to Seattle after a stellar Sasquatch! set. Photo by Brady Harvey

Pick List: Phoebe Bridgers, Desus & Mero, Seattle Symphony Performs ‘Star Wars’

The weekend’s top entertainment events.

Phoebe Bridgers heads back to Seattle after a stellar Sasquatch! set. Photo by Brady Harvey

Pick List: Kacey Musgraves, ‘Sweet Land,’ Beatles Movies

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James and his feathered friend. Photo courtesy Seattle Mariners

Pick List: Seattle Chamber Music Society, Sinner Saint Burlesque, James Paxton Bobblehead Day

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James and his feathered friend. Photo courtesy Seattle Mariners
Snail Mail’s Lindsey Jordan is still a teen, making ‘Lush’ an even more ridiculous indie rock achievement. Photo courtesy Ground Control Touring

Pick List: Snail Mail, Sounders Pride, Peach Kelli Pop

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Snail Mail’s Lindsey Jordan is still a teen, making ‘Lush’ an even more ridiculous indie rock achievement. Photo courtesy Ground Control Touring
Speedy Ortiz with the candlestick in the flowery room. Photo courtesy Ground Control Touring

Pick List: Speedy Ortiz, Men in Blazers, Fremont Fair

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Speedy Ortiz with the candlestick in the flowery room. Photo courtesy Ground Control Touring

‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’: A Portrait of the Man as a Young Portrait

In Book-It’s Wilde adaptation, art imitates life imitates art imitates life….

Josh Schaff and Brody King will both be in action at <em>Defy: Requiem</em>. Photo by Nate Watters/Defy

Pick List: ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray,’ Trixie Mattel, Defy Wrestling

Seattle’s best entertainment options for the week.

Josh Schaff and Brody King will both be in action at <em>Defy: Requiem</em>. Photo by Nate Watters/Defy
Altiveros and Gartner as the mythic couple in Seattle Opera’s ‘O+E.’ Photo by Philip Newton

The Women of Seattle Opera Bring a Legend Into the Light

‘O+E’ strips things down for an all-female reimagining of a Greek myth.

Altiveros and Gartner as the mythic couple in Seattle Opera’s ‘O+E.’ Photo by Philip Newton

Pick List: Tom Jones, ‘Being There,’ ‘O+E’

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