Friday, July 25, 2014

Category Archives: Culture+Society

Il Terrazzo Carmine; photo courtesy of Bob Peterson
Tasty Seattle: Bringing Seattleites Together
Get out there and meet someone special — without the pressure of a blind date. This time of year can be lonely for those in search of Mr. or Ms. Right. If you’re available (and looking), you’re in luck this holiday season – Tasty Seattle wants to plug you into the city’s upscale singles scene. (more…)
La Peña Flamenca de Seattle's Fiesta Navideña 2010
Fiesta Navideña: An Evening of Flamenco
A festive tribute to one of Spain’s most enduring traditions. What: For one captivating night, Flamenco Arts Northwest invites Seattleites to enjoy the enchanting sounds and moves of La Peña Flamenca, one of the city’s premier dance troupes. The group’s 22 members — each one an advanced dancer – will perform traditional flamenco music and dance numbers, as well as a few contemporary pieces. (more…)
How Well Do You Know Your Way Around Seattle?
Street Scramble puts your local knowledge to the test. On Sunday, Dec. 11, the organizers of Street Scramble at the Market want you to get lost. In this exciting competition, teams have just two hours to navigate the streets of Seattle to collect as many points as possible. (more…)
Best New Travel Kits
Don’t leave your beauty essentials behind! Your skin needs extra care during the winter, especially after you make the perfect winter escape. We recommend these TSA-friendly travel kits to make your skin look and feel gorgeous — even when you’re on the go. (more…)
Five Alarm Funk
Music Madness: Feeling a Little Funky?
We’ve got the scoop on the grooviest acts in town. Five Alarm Funk Self-described as the “champions of the party-funk orchestra scene,” Five Alarm Funk combines all of your favorite genres into one stream of chaotic bliss. When it comes to live performance, these Canadian imports leave no rock unturned. (more…)
"Black Nativity" by true Colors Theatre Company; photo courtesy of Soul of America
“Black Nativity” Comes To The Moore Theatre
Enjoy an American holiday classic, courtesy of Seattle Theatre Group. This yuletide season, Langston Hughes’ “Black Nativity” — celebrating the 50th anniversary of its premiere this month — will be presented at The Moore Theatre by Seattle Theatre Group (STG). (more…)
Photo courtesy of Cool Chicks Holiday Mixer
Cool Chicks, Making A Difference
Head out for an evening of gab, grub and cocktails to help children in need. Whether you’d like an excuse to show off that oh-so-adorable party dress you scored after braving the crowds on Black Friday, a chance to help out a charitable cause during the season of giving or you just want to throw back a few cocktails and ring in the holidays with your girlfriends — Cool Chicks Holiday Mixer promises a little bit of everything. The event will be held on Thursday, Dec. 8. (more…)
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