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Music

Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave. 425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org.

• Debashish Bhattacharya: 8 p.m. April 18. Master Hindustani slide guitarist to perform. Cost: $10-$26.

Theatre at Meydenbauer Center, 11100 N.E. Sixth St., Bellevue. 206-325-6500 or www.ticketwindowonline.com.

• “The Poet Sings”: 7:30 p.m. April 19. Presented by Bellevue Chamber Chorus. Cost: $9-$18.

Bellevue Jazz Festival—Gail Pettis: 5 p.m. April 16. Bellevue Arts Museum, 510 Bellevue Way N.E. 800-992-8499, 206-632-8499, www.ticketswest.com or www.bellevuejazz.com.

Music Works Northwest—Executive Series: 7:30 p.m. April 19. Top student musicians to perform. Cost: Free; donations welcome. Music Works Northwest, 14360 S.E. Eastgate Way, Suite 102, Bellevue. 425-644-0988 or www.musicworksnw.org.

Bellevue Community Band Spring Concert: 2:30 p.m. April 20. Program theme is “Music Around the World.” Cost: Free. Newport High School Theater, 4333 128th Ave., Bellevue. 425-747-3017.

“A Musical Potluck”: 2 p.m. April 20. Presented by Northwest Recital Singers. Cost: Free. Newport Presbyterian Church, 4010 120th Ave. S.E., Bellevue. 206-365-4065 or www.newportpres.org.

Theater

Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave. 425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org.

• “Cinderella”: 1 and 3 p.m. April 19-20 and 26-27; also 11 a.m. April 19 and 26. Presented by StoryBook Theater. Cost: $8.

Theatre at Meydenbauer Center, 11100 N.E. Sixth St., Bellevue. 206-325-6500 or www.ticketwindowonline.com.

• “If You Give a Pig a Party”: 10 a.m. and noon April 16-17. Presented by Village Theatre’s Pied Piper program.

“Oz!”: 7:30 p.m. April 17-19 and 24-26; also 2:30 p.m. April 19 and 26. Classic story with modern music presented by Redmond Junior High Drama. Cost: $6-8. Redmond High School Performing Arts Center, 17272 N.E. 104th St. 425-885-7034 or raguilar@lwsd.org.

“Sleeping Beauty”: Fridays-Sundays, April 18-27. Cost: $9. Bellevue Youth Theatre, 16661 Northup Way, Bellevue. 425-452-7155 or byt@bellevuewa.gov.

Spencer’s Theatre of Illusion: 7:30 p.m. April 19. Cost: $25-$30. Northshore Performing Arts Center, 18125 92nd St. N.E., Bothell. www.npacf.org.

“You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”: Through April 20. Presented by Village Theatre’s KIDSTAGE Ensemble. Cost: $9-$11. Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave., Everett. 425-257-8600 or www.villagetheatre.org.

Cirque du Soleil—“Corteo”: April 24-May 25. Theatrical circus presents “Corteo,” described as “a joyous procession, a festive parade imagined by a clown.” Cost: $38.50-$210. Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond. www.cirquedusoleil.com.

“Urinetown, the Musical”: Through April 26. Play offers a darkly humorous tale of greed, revolution and love, in a world where water is worth its weight in gold. Cost: $20-$26. SecondStory Repertory, 16587 N.E. 74th St., Redmond. 425-881-6777 or www.secondstoryrep.org.

“Little Women”: Through April 27. Cost: $20-$55. Village Theatre’s Francis J. Gaudette Theatre, 303 Front St. N., Issaquah. 425-392-2202, 866-688-8049 or www.villagetheatre.org. Also: May 2-18 at Everett Performing Arts Center, 2710 Wetmore Ave., Everett. Cost: $15-$49. 425-257-8600.

Nightlife

Bake’s Place: All performances 8-10:30 p.m. unless noted. Cost: $22 for show; $47.50 for show and dinner. Performers: April 18-19, Linda Ciofalo Trio; April 26, Greta Matassa Trio; May 9-10, Nancy Kelly Quartet; May 24, Nancy King; June 28, Jeni Fleming Trio. 4135 Providence Point Drive S.E., Issaquah. 425-391-3335, www.bakesplace.org or Events@bakesplace.org.

Crossroads Market Stage: All performances 7:30-10 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Stage is beside the food court in Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St., Bellevue. 425-644-1111.

Pogacha of Issaquah: 8-11 p.m. Saturdays. Live music, no cover. Performers: April 19, The Paul Hanover Band. 120 N.W. Gilman Blvd., Issaquah. 425-455-5550 or www.pogacha.com.

The Spot Off Main: Live music Thursdays and most Fridays-Saturdays. Performers: 7-10 p.m. April 18, house band CIA Quartet; April 19, Bill Derry Band; 5-8 p.m. April 24, Quarter Past Eight; 9 p.m.-midnight May 3, house band CIA Quartet; 5-8 p.m. May 8, Jazz Zen; 9 p.m.-midnight May 10, 4 Outta 5; 5-8 p.m. May 15, Kenny Boudreaux; 9 p.m.-midnight May 16, Kim Archer Band; 9 p.m.-midnight May 17, house band CIA Quartet; 5-8 p.m. May 22, Devereaux; 9 p.m.-midnight May 31, Lucky Suns and Fat Dog Heavy; 9 p.m.-midnight June 14, Devereaux and house band CIA Quartet; 9 p.m.-midnight June 20, Kim Archer Band; 9 p.m.-midnight June 21, house band CIA Quartet. 20 103rd Ave. N.E., Bellevue. 425-646-6434.

Trader Vic’s Bellevue: 6-8 p.m. most Tuesdays-Thursdays and Sundays. Live music, no cover. Performers: April 16, Cynthia Mullis; April 17, 20 and 22-23, Arturo Rodriquez; April 24, 27 and 29, Two Buck Chuck. 700 Bellevue Way N.E., Bellevue. 425-455-4483, www.tradervicsbellevue.com or eric@tradervicsbellevue.com.

Twisted Cork Wine Bar: Performances 9:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Wednesdays-Thursdays; 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Fridays-Saturdays; 6-9 p.m. Sundays. Performers: April 16, Good Company; 9:30 p.m.-1 a.m. April 17, Mambo Cadillac; April 18, Triple Treat Band; April 19, R. Curtis and Soul Stay Shun; April 20, Angelo Pizarro Project; April 23, Michael Hersman; April 24, Double 0/8; April 25, Take 1; April 26, R. Curtis and Soul Stay Shun; April 27, Tor Dietrichson/Leif Totusek; April 30, Jim Basnight Band; May 2, The Pop Tarts; May 3, R. Curtis and Soul Stay Shun. 900 Bellevue Way, Bellevue. 425-637-0808.

Vertigo Lounge and Grill: 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, live jazz performances, including: April 16, Greta Matassa; April 17, Katie Bourne; April 18, Leah Natale Ambience; April 19 and 24, Gail Pettis. 989 112th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. www.jazzatvertigo.com.

Vino Bella Wine Bar: Performances 7:30-11:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Ongoing: 8-10 p.m. Wednesdays, comedy nights. 99 Front St. N., Issaquah. 425-391-1424 or www.vinobella.com.

Zen Asian Bistro: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, jazz singer/pianist David Cooley performs. 989 Elements Building, 989 112th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. 425-453-2999.

Dance

Bala Music & Dance: 8 p.m. April 25. Aniruddha Knight and ensemble to perform. Cost: $10-$26. Kirkland Performance Center, 350 Kirkland Ave. 425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org.

North Bellevue line dance: 11:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Mondays; 11 a.m.-noon Fridays. Cost: $6-7. North Bellevue Community & Senior Center, 4063 148th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. www.ci.bellevue.wa.us/north_bellevue_senior_center.htm.

South Bellevue line dance: 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays; 2:30-4 p.m. Wednesdays. Registration required. South Bellevue Community Center, 14509 S.E. Newport Way, Bellevue. 425-452-4240, 425-747-2433, DoTheDanceOMT@yahoo.com or www.dothedanceomt.com.

Swing dance: 2-4 p.m. the second Tuesday of the month. Dance to the music of the Sound of Swing Big Band. Cost: $3. North Bellevue Community and Senior Center, 4063 148th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. 325-452-7681.

Tango nights: 8:30 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of the month. Performance: 8:30 p.m.; open dancing: 9 p.m. Cost: Free. Restaurant, 148 Lake St. S., Kirkland. 425-803-3310 or www.mixtura.biz.

Museums

Bellevue Arts Museum: Exhibits: Through April 20, “Eden Revisited: The Ceramic Art of Kurt Weiser”; through May 4, “Material Terrain: A Sculptural Exploration of Landscape and Place”; through Sept. 21, “Follow the Line: The Path to Form.” Ongoing events include monthly Tea and Tour, film screenings, tours and children’s “Drop-in Art” activities. Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturdays; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays; 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sundays. Admission: $5-$7; free for ages 5 and younger and for all on the first Friday of the month. 510 Bellevue Way N.E. 425-519-0770 or www.bellevuearts.org.

Rosalie Whyel Museum of Doll Art: Exhibits:Through May 25, “In Passing: The History and Etiquette of Mourning”; May 31-October, “Pale By Comparison: Untinted Bisque Dolls.” Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays; 1-5 p.m. Sundays. Admission: $5-$8; free for ages 4 and younger. 1116 108th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. 425-455-1116 or www.dollart.com.

Family

Cougar Mountain Zoological Park: Zoo is home to cougars, reindeer, cranes, macaws, emu, lemurs, alpaca, wallabies and tigers. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays. Admission: $8-$10.50; free for children 1 and younger and members. 19525 S.E. 54th St., Issaquah. 425-392-6278 or www.cougarmountainzoo.org.

KidsQuest Children’s Museum: Events: April 17, Frog Day; April 22, Earth Day activities. Ongoing attractions include “The Backyard,” a large-scale replica of backyard nature; “The PACCAR Garage,” a workshop for art, music and more; and “Waterways,” an area for building bridges, racing boats and more. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays and Saturdays; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays; noon-5 p.m. Sundays. Admission: $7 for ages 1 and older; free for all 5-8 p.m. Fridays. Factoria Mall, 4091 Factoria Blvd. S.E., Bellevue. 425-637-8100, www.kidsquestmuseum.org.

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