Saturday, November 10, 2018

Category Archives: Culture+Society

Seattleness: A Cultural Atlas book goes on sale Oct 23
Seattleness is a stunning coffee table book conceptualized and authored by a talented trio: Natalie Ross, Jenny Kempson, and Tera Hatfield. Tera’s curiosity and creative superpowers lie at the intersection of human-centered digital and physical design. Jenny brings experience in community-centered design and research with a foundation in psychology, and Natalie is a landscape architect and geographer, with a background in fine arts and an expertise in infographics. (more…)
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Women Endure and Rise Stronger, Together in A Thousand Splendid Suns
Don’t miss Ursula Rani Sarma’s adaptation of A Thousand Splendid Suns at Seattle Repertory Theater When I read The Kite Runner for the first time, I was in awe. The story painted a picture of what life might be like for fathers and sons in war-torn Afghanistan and it was of course heartbreaking. But as a writer, I was inspired by author Khaled Hosseini’s character development, and uncanny ability to draw readers in and empathize with the protagonist—even after he stepped aside and allowed his best friend to be raped. (more…)
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14th Annual Great Pumpkin Beer Festival Draws a Sold-Out Crowd
The 14th Annual Great Pumpkin Beer Festival (GPBF) is quickly becoming one of the first signs of the fall season for many Seattleites. Supported by Elysian Brewing and hosted at the Seattle Center, this two-day pumpkin-packed event quickly sold out, with 100% of proceeds benefiting the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. (more…)
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Cirque Du Soleil VOLTA: VIP experience with Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte
This year’s Volta is a captivating new Cirque show of discovery and transformation. Inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels the culture of street sports, the show weaves acrobatics in a visually striking world driven by a stirring melodic score. Experience the Suite with Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte for a special VIP experience including drinks and snacks in an exclusive setting.  (more…)
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Culture Dose: Fall Music, Football, Theater & Global Gatherings
Broaden your horizons at these performances, plays + beyond. With the disheartening state of the news cycle and a collective unease we can’t help but deeply feel, we’re looking to be uplifted by positive people doing inspiring things. Namely, we’re diving into a season of celebrating the arts—on stages, screens and shelves around town. (Sports feel like a good escape right now, too!) (more…)
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Spotlight on Seattle Creatives: Author Tim Shields
A local writer sends his first book out into the world. Calling all wanderlusters, seekers and humans in search of something more. A local author has penned his first book—part travelogue, part self-discovery exploration—and we highly recommend you tag along for the exhilarating ride.  (more…)
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Fog Room: Seattle’s Newest Rooftop Bar
Curio Collection by Hilton’s Charter Hotel opened in late August with 16 floors and 229 guest rooms in downtown on the corner of 2nd Avenue and Stewart. Features include a rooftop bar and lounge Fog Room and Argentine-inspired restaurant Patagōn.  (more…)
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Post Alley Film Festival on Saturday October 13
A full day of woman-centric short films celebrating diverse voices from around the block and the around the world returns for it’s 11th year on Saturday, October 13th.  (more…)
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