Saturday, November 10, 2018

Tag Archives: SIFF

Culture Dose: On Screens + Stages
Early Oscar predictions, big-screen gatherings + upcoming festival dates  We’ve now set our clocks back and are looking for inspiring ways to spend the long, dark evenings. Here are some culture bites you won’t want to miss. (more…)
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Culture Dose: Tunes to Come
Planning for a full season of music at the zoo and beyond. Recently there have been plenty of roster unveilings for exciting events ranging from the Seattle International Film Festival (taking place May 18 to June 11, tickets on sale now) to Timber! Outdoor Music Festival (which returns July 12 through 14). Earlier this week, Bumbershoot also revealed its anticipated lineup; 3-day passes go on sale Friday, May 4, at noon. (more…)
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Culture Dose: Daniel Norgren Tickets on Sale
A sensational Swede returns this August—and other can’t-miss shows. Daniel Norgren—an otherworldly “Swede with soul”—is returning to the U.S. this summer, and we couldn’t be more thrilled. This incredible talent will be back at Pickathon in early August (a dream come true), before heading up to Ballard’s Tractor for two shows (with Phil Cook) on August 7 and 8. Tickets for both performances go on sale today at 10 a.m.; they sold out last year, so we recommend jumping onboard ASAP! (more…)
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Culture Dose: Global Sounds + Sights
Traveling the world via Seattle’s stages and screens. Never before have we felt more urgency to break down walls and build bridges between cultures around the world. The arts offer the perfect vehicle for doing just that. Here in our own city, we’re proud to announce an amazing lineup of inspiring May events. (more…)
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Culture Dose: Summer’s Coming!
A preview of upcoming concerts, fests + awesome happenings.  If we squint past the dizzying haze of gray, we finally see summer approaching, and we are so stinkin’ ready to welcome it with wide-open, sun-deprived arms. You too? Before we even get there, though, there’s an intriguing lineup of events that has our curiosity piqued. Pull out your iCalendar; it’s time to get plotting. (more…)
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Culture Dose: May “Musts” + Summertime Prep
Enjoy Seattle-area offerings from wonderful Wanderlust to daring dance performances. So far, we’ve been loving this month, and we’re excited to see what the rest of May has in store. To help fully embrace this delightful pre-summer stretch, we’ve rounded up some suggestions for Seattle-area “musts” that promise to nourish the mind, body and soul (not necessarily in that order). And in some cases—like Wanderlust on May 22—you can attend to all three at once. (more…)
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Win Passes: HBO to Premiere Nora Ephron Biography in Seattle on March 8th
HBO Documentary Films and Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) present the Seattle premiere of EVERYTHING IS COPY on Tuesday, March 8th at the SIFF Cinema Uptown. Seattle had a special place in Nora’s heart, especially given the success of Sleepless in Seattle, one of the most beloved romantic comedies of all time. An audience Q&A with Nora’s son, Jacob Bernstein, will follow the March 8 screening. We are giving away free passes to the screening! Read below on how to enter. (more…)
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Culture Dose: The Arts + Indigenous People
Celebrating marginalized communities at SAM and SIFF. Some days carry a unifying theme that we don’t register until after the fact. Last Wednesday was one of those for me–a delightfully arts-rich day that began downtown at the Seattle Art Museum and continued at Queen Anne’s SIFF Cinema at the Uptown. The common thread binding these culture pit stops? The celebration and exploration of indigenous communities. (more…)
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