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Broadway talent booming in ‘Jasper in Deadland’

Eastside native Brandon Ivie, fresh off his hugely success directorial run of “A Christmas Story” late last year, is returning to The 5th Avenue next month to direct its newest musical “Jasper in Deadland” and he’s bringing with him Broadway talent.

Evergreen Association of Fine Arts seeks submissions

The Evergreen Association of Fine Arts, which supports individuals or groups serving youth, adults and or seniors living in Western Washington is calling for any and all artists’ and nonprofit organizations in the area to submit their projects for consideration.

  • Mar 19, 2015

Meydenbauer Center hosts Arabesque belly dance April 4

For years the belly dance art form has gained steady momentum in popularity. Whether as a spectator dazzled by the dancers movement or physical exercise, bellydancing is appealing to all ages.

  • Mar 19, 2015

Village Theatre announces 2015/16 lineup featuring ‘My Fair Lady,’ ‘Billy Elliot’

Village Theatre’s next season is sure to have something appealing for all audiences, said Steve Tomkins, the theater’s artistic director, following last weeks announcement of the upcoming schedule.

Tabla master Zakir Hussain brings Indian, Celtic fusion to Moore Theatre March 20

On March 20, Hussain will be joined by an all-star cast of Indian and Celtic musicians at the Moore Theatre as part of his latest tour, “Celtic Connections: The Pulse of the World,” a 22-day, 15-city run showcasing the connection between each of the musical cultures.

Jazz Walk set March 14 in North Bend

The Boxley Music Fund will present the fourth annual North Bend Jazz Walk March 14.

  • Feb 27, 2015

Bellevue High School presents ‘Anything Goes’

One of Broadway's most beloved productions from Cole Porter is set to hit the Bellevue High School stage for a four show run starting at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 19.

  • Feb 27, 2015

Lake Washington Symphony sets spring concert

The Lake Washington Symphony Orchestra will give its spring concert 3 p.m. Sunday, March 8 at the Kirkland Performance Center.

  • Feb 19, 2015

Youth symphony to feature winning student violinist

The Bellevue Youth Symphony Orchestra will host a special timed concert next month at The Theatre at Meydenbauer Center.

  • Feb 19, 2015

Sammamish Symphony sets Spanish concert

The Sammamish Symphony Orchestra will take its audience to Spain through the music of Ravel and Rodrigo at the its España concert Feb. 20.

  • Feb 13, 2015

Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Kurios’ challenging audiences visions of reality

Marymoor Park turned into into dream world as 'the visible becomes invisible.' Performances run through March 22.

Chop Shop: Bodies of Work returns to Bellevue

One of the premiere dance festivals in the Pacific Northwest is returning to Bellevue next week for its eighth year after nearly having to cancel its performances last fall.

Aussie acrobat troupe Circus Oz is coming to The Moore

On the heels (and toes, arms and backs) of their hugely successful international tour across North America, Circus Oz is returning to the Pacific Northwest Feb. 5-8 at the Moore Theatre in Seattle.

Former Bellevue resident writes book on beauty — inside and out

Former Bellevue resident and Microsoft executive Bruno Gralpois is the author of a new book, Magnifique Inside & Out.

  • Jan 19, 2015

Regional fashion designers sought for Fashion Week

Independent designers in Washington have a chance to become one of a handful of featured designers at the fourth annual Independent Designer Runway Show (IDRS) at the 10th Annual Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection.

  • Jan 18, 2015

Barbershop quartets to perform Jan. 24

QCED Chorus (Quartet Champions of the Evergreen District) will host “QCED Saturday Night” at 7 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Bellevue High School Performing Arts Center.

  • Jan 18, 2015

Church to present musical

The musical, "Children of Eden" will be performed at 5 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, at Newport Presbyterian Church in Bellevue.

  • Jan 15, 2015

Newport Season of Arts to present ‘Celtic Night’

Newport Season of the Arts will present “Celtic Night,” an evening of Irish music featuring world-renowned uilleann piper Eliot Grasso, guitarist Dan Carollo, and fiddle player Susan Burke. The evening also will feature lively Irish step-dance performances by the Tara Academy of Irish Dance.

  • Jan 15, 2015

Ballet dancers competing in Bellevue

Hundreds of ballet dancers — ages 8 to 18 — are competing through the weekend in Bellevue for a chance to earn scholarships from leading dance schools around the globe.

  • Jan 9, 2015

Bellevue Youth Theatre sets four plays for spring season

Four productions are on tap for Bellevue Youth Theatre's spring season: Oblio and the Pointless Forest, Rapunzel, Once Upon a Mattress, and A Midsummer Night's Dream. All will be performed at the organization's new theater at Crossroads Park, 16051 N.E. 10th St.

  • Jan 9, 2015