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October’s Don’t-Miss List: ‘Kinky Boots’ at 5th Avenue Theatre and ‘Alien: Isolation’ | The Eastside Scene

Based on the 2005 film of the same name, the Broadway adaptation of Kinky Boots earned 13 Tony nominations and six wins in 2013, including Best Score for Cyndi Lauper.

Benefit to feature designer Christmas trees

Providence O’ Christmas Trees will help kick off the holiday season with events from Dec. 1-3 that raise money for Providence Senior and Community Services.

  • Oct 6, 2014

Eating well: How to make zucchini linguine | The Eastside Scene

Chef John Howie shares a mouthwatering recipe for Zucchini Linguine, a variation on the pasta dish that takes advantage of the harvest season.

Bottoms Up: The Panacea is the cure for what ails you | The Eastside Scene

Erik Liedholm, the wine director for John Howie Steak, shares the recipe for The Panacea, a cocktail using the restaurant's Kur brand of gin.

  • Oct 3, 2014

October’s Don’t-Miss List: Professional sad sack Jon Lovitz comes to Parlor Live Seattle tonight | The Eastside Scene

Celebrated SNL alum, underrated Critic voice actor and Hollywood comedy club mogul Jon Lovitz comes to Parlor Live’s Seattle club.

The art and business of burlesque | The Eastside Scene

Commonly mistaken for little more than strip tease, burlesque has deep roots in vaudevillian parody. Performers Queenie O’Hart and Tootsie Spangles dish on the true trials and tropes of the art form.

Almost like he’s back in town

"Sinatra's Songbook" to be performed at UPAC Auditorium on Saturday, the second installment of the Unity Performing Arts Center series of musical iconic reviews, "Sinatra, All the Way" will be held at its newly remodeled location inside Unity of Bellevue at 8 p.m.

Neiman Marcus shows ‘Fall Must Haves’

Neiman Marcus Bellevue celebrated its fifth anniversary Sept. 18 with great style. Beautiful "Fall Must Haves" were on display at a runway show.

Medina home to be featured on NBC’s ‘Open House’ on Sunday

NBC’s nationally syndicated television show ‘Open House’ will feature a multi-million dollar Medina home on Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

  • Sep 12, 2014

North Bend Jazz Walk to feature music throughout city

The 3rd Annual North Bend Jazz Walk on Sept. 13th, a highly-anticipated music festival nestled at the foot of Mount Si, will feature some of the finest jazz talent in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Sep 7, 2014

Musician performing first solo Bollywood concert at Meydenbauer Center

Eastside musician Amol Kelkar's Heart 2 Heart performance Sept. 20 at the Meydenbauer Center will feature seven acts, all showcasing his interpretations of music by Seattle-based artists during his first solo Bollywood concert.

  • Sep 7, 2014

The show isn’t over until Ballet Bellevue sings | The Eastside Scene

Between the imminent demolition of the Ballet Arts Center and the difficult search for new dance space, Ballet Bellevue faces a tough year ahead. But the performance company and school is taking on new challenges — not just by putting on an opera, but by putting on one of the most challenging operas around: Charles Gounod’s 'Romeo and Juliet.'

Eastside Jazz Club presents Extravaganza No. 10

Eastside Jazz Club will present its annual Jazz Extravaganza concert Number 10 on Saturday, Sept. 27 at the Marriott Courtyard Hotel.

  • Sep 5, 2014

Fashion Week to benefit nonprofits

Local nonprofit organizations, Bellevue LifeSpring and The Moyer Foundation, will benefit from the Kemper Freeman family’s annual Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection set for Sept. 24-28.

  • Aug 31, 2014

‘Foolin’ Around: The Patsy Cline Songbook’ kicks off rebranded Unity Performing Arts Center

Unity of Bellevue has opened up the campus's stage to public performance for the 2014-2015 season.

Four Eastside authors recommend books for your summer reading list | The Scene

Scene caught up with four Eastside authors to find out what’s on their summer reading list — and what book is fresh out of their word processors.

‘Deadbeat’ star Brandon T. Jackson renews focus on stand-up, has first recorded hour coming soon

He will perform at the Parlor Live Comedy Club in Bellevue Aug. 28-30.

HinduStand-up to bring Indian comics to Parlor Live

HinduStand-up will feature Washingtonian comics Imran G, Rohit Jhiangiani, Yogi Paliwal and Milan Patel at Parlor Live Comedy Club in Bellevue on Sept. 7.

Event to highlight fashion designers

Seneca & Spruce will showcase emerging fashion designers from the Pacific Northwest as part of the official launch party Aug. 15. The company, founded in 2013, is a online magazine and retailer based in Seattle.

  • Aug 14, 2014

Franjola Lately | The Scene

"Chelsea Lately's" Chris Franjola talks about writing for the show — and his plans for life after it ends.