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Out & About in Bellevue | Oct. 29

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  • Oct 29, 2008
International Ballet Theatre will present its annual Halloween show

‘Dracula’

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  • Oct 29, 2008
International Ballet Theatre will present its annual Halloween show

Bellevue—A Mystical, Magical Halloween with Steffan

Bellevue—A Mystical, Magical Halloween with Steffan Soule: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31. Features a magic show by Steffan Soule at 6 p.m., followed by trick-or-treating throughout the mall. Factoria Mall, 4075 Factoria Blvd. S.E., Bellevue.

  • Oct 29, 2008
Celebration welcomes artists

Celebration welcomes artists

The Bellevue Arts Museum celebrated its fall exhibitions Oct. 16 with a members’ reception at the museum. A sold-out lecture by artist Randy Shull preceded the reception, which welcomed around 300 guests. Shull, left, is shown with Bellevue Arts Museum Chief Curator Michael Monroe, Bernadette Monroe, and artist Etsuko Ichikawa. Shull’s Crossing Boundaries is on view through January 11, 2009; Ichikawa’s Traces of the Molten State is on view through March 8, 2009.

  • Oct 28, 2008
Celebration welcomes artists
The Broadway musical “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” stops off in Kirkland for performances 3 and 8 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Kirkland Performance Center
The Broadway musical “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” stops off in Kirkland for performances 3 and 8 p.m. Oct. 28 at the Kirkland Performance Center

Filmmaker Sandra Sunrising Osawa, poet/musician Joy Harjo to highlight BCC’s American Indian Film Festival on Nov. 5-7

Twenty films by Indigenous directors and a keynote address by award-winning Indigenous film-maker Sandra Sunrising Osawa (Makah) will highlight Bellevue Community College's sixth annual American… Continue reading

  • Oct 24, 2008

Out & About in Bellevue | Oct. 25

The entertainment calendar is published Wednesdays and Saturdays on a space-available basis. Submit entertainment items at least a week before publication dates to calendar@reporternewspapers.com.

  • Oct 24, 2008

Seastar wine experts to hold wine class

Seastar Restaurant & Raw Bar’s trio of experts will discuss their recent activities on the wine circuit over the past year.From 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2008
Athletes are a popular subject for Bellevue artist Lucille Berkowitz.

Bellevue artist creates ‘Statements’

A walk through Lucille Berkowitz’ condominium (aka art studio) is a journey through 50 years of telling, expressive paintings. Her family room holds a collection of one of her current favorite subjects, Kokopelli, known as the Casanova of cliff dwellers. Gargoyles and outlandish colored horses also tantalize, along with lunch frequenters in Seattle’s Freeway Park, street musicians, athletes, vacationing photographers, and more.

  • Oct 22, 2008
Athletes are a popular subject for Bellevue artist Lucille Berkowitz.

Seattle Food and Wine Experience comes to Qwest Field

The first Seattle Food and Wine Experience will be held Saturday, Oct. 25 and Sunday, Oct. 26 and feature more than 1,000 wines from the world’s greatest wine regions, culinary offerings from the Northwest’s most renowned restaurants, and cooking classes with the area’s most talented master chefs.

  • Oct 21, 2008

BCC play ‘Not Just Ramps’ deals with disabilities

The dignity and independence with which people with disabilities face the day-to-day challenges of their lives will be represented on stage when Bellevue Community College hosts “Not Just Ramps,” by California-based Had To Be Productions, in two free, public performances Oct. 23.

  • Oct 21, 2008

Jazz Club extravaganza set

The Bellevue Jazz Club will hold its annual Jazz Extravaganza on Sunday Oct. 26 at the Bellevue Arts Museum.

  • Oct 21, 2008

French painter coming to Martin Lawrence Galleries

Martin Lawrence Galleries in Bellevue Square will host an evening with French master painter and pop illusionist Philippe Bertho from 7-9 p.m. Oct. 23.

  • Oct 21, 2008
Randy Shull’s ‘Digger Thang

Crossing Boundaries on display at arts museum

Crossing Boundaries, a mid-career survey of the work of artist Randy Shull, is on display at the Bellevue Arts Museum Jan. 11, 2009. The exhibition is comprised of approximately 30 pieces.

  • Oct 21, 2008
Randy Shull’s ‘Digger Thang

Halloween

Bellevue—Wild and Wacky Pumpkin Derby: 1:30 p.m. Oct. 26. Bring a decorated pumpkin (not hollowed out) on wheels to roll down the track. All types of wheels allowed. Pumpkin and costume parade will precede derby. Factoria Mall, 4075 Factoria Blvd. S.E., Bellevue. 425-644-8417 or dmayer@seattleymca.org.

  • Oct 21, 2008

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  • Oct 21, 2008

Museum sets Halloween party

A special pre-funk Halloween party will be held beginning at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 31 at the Bellevue Arts Museum.

  • Oct 21, 2008

Shopping event to benefit Children’s Hospital

Vera Bradley at Bellevue Square will donate 50 percent of the purchases from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16 to benefit the Star Guild of Seattle… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2008

Guitar society, symphony to present program

The Seattle Classic Guitar Society and Seattle Symphony will co-present an evening of solo guitar and ensemble performances by top Northwest classical guitarists at 7:30… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2008
George Geary is the author of The Cheesecake Bible.

Pastry chef coming to Sizzleworks

Nationally recognized pastry chef George Geary will be at Sizzleworks Cooking School in Bellevue at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 20.Chef Carol Dearth, director of Sizzleworks… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2008
George Geary is the author of The Cheesecake Bible.