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Specialty Food Guide Listings

A list of some of our favorite purveyors of specialty foods and items.

2010's Summer Jams: Breakups, Beats, and Brothers

2010’s Summer Jams: Breakups, Beats, and Brothers

Every summer's got a soundtrack. Here's what's getting us through Labor Day.

2010's Summer Jams: Breakups, Beats, and Brothers
Coming soon: Clooney versus the goats.

Fall Arts Calendar: November

1 Lang Lang Playing, with the Seattle Symphony, not one of the barnstormers he's based his rep on, but Beethoven's slender, Mozartean Concerto No. 2.… Continue reading

Coming soon: Clooney versus the goats.
John Hurt: “Oh, bloody hell! Not again!”

Fall Arts Calendar: October

1 "So a Magician, a Blonde, and a Donkey Walk into a Bar . . . " That's the theme being embraced by local poets Nicole Hardy, Marjorie Manwaring,… Continue reading

John Hurt: “Oh, bloody hell! Not again!”
Enchanté at Taproot.

Fall Arts Calendar: September

17–Nov. 22 Chasing Nicolette A Christian count falls in love with a Muslim princess in this romantic comedy, causing an uproar between their parents. A… Continue reading

Enchanté at Taproot.
At the Henry, Yang's figures try to outwait China's economic boom.

The Weekly Wire: This Week’s Recommended Events

WEDNESDAY 8/5Stage: Shakin' It for YahwehWhen most people think "Jewish comedienne," Sarah Silverman comes to mind. And that's unfortunate, because Sarah Silverman is not funny.… Continue reading

At the Henry, Yang's figures try to outwait China's economic boom.
Blockbusters

Blockbusters

We can't read enough about celebrities. Or is it movies? Or both? Once it was enough to skim a film review to decide what to… Continue reading

Blockbusters
Oscar nominee Weisz and the equally fine Fiennes.

DVDs of the Week

The Constant GardenerUniversal, $29.98The best of last year's explicitly political features, Gardener (on disc Jan. 10) picked up four Oscar nominations, including Adapted Screenplay and… Continue reading

Oscar nominee Weisz and the equally fine Fiennes.

Giant Eraser Threatens Seattle Waterfront!

Claes Oldenburg comes to the Olympic Sculpture Garden, Sleater-Kinney calls it quits, and West Seattle is on fire.

Local Authorpalooza!

Local Authorpalooza!

Read enough about Alexie, Raban, Guterson, and Robbins? Beyond the usual suspects, the Northwest has a diverse array of authors working in all quarters and genres.

Local Authorpalooza!
Performance Picks

Performance Picks

Julius Caesar retold in the '50s, and Martha Graham revived at Cornish.

Performance Picks