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Wahl Offering Free Facial Hair Trims at Seattle Center

August 19 @ 11:00 am - September 3 @ 6:00 pm
Seattle Center, 305 Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98109
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Free

Seattle is the No. 5 ‘Most Facial Hair Friendly City in America.’ To celebrate, men’s grooming leader Wahl will park its 30-foot mobile barbershop at Seattle Center on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m., Master Barbers will be on hand offering FREE facial hair trims while seeking out the guy with […]

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Peeling

August 19 @ 8:00 pm - September 2 @ 8:00 pm
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8PM Thursday, August 8 (Preview); 8PM Friday, August 9 (Preview); 8PM Saturday, August 10 (Opening); 2PM Sunday, August 11; 8PM Thursday, August 15; 8PM Friday, August 16 (ASL-Interpreted); 8PM Saturday, August 17; 2PM Sunday, August 18 (CART captioned); 8PM Monday, August 19 (Industry Night); 8PM Thursday, August 22 (ASL-Interpreted, CART captioned); 8PM Friday, August 23; 8PM Saturday, August 24 (Closing Night);
The Center Theatre at the Armory, 305 Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98109 United States
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$5 – $75

In the U.S. premiere of playwright Kaite O’ Reilly’s internationally renowned play "peeling," Sound Theatre Company continues staging authentic narratives and breaking new theatrical ground. ​peeling ​ weaves audio description, sign language, and theatrical spectacle into a no-holds-barred play about representation, women, reproduction, war, and eugenics. In an overproduced, postmodern production of Euripides’ ​The Trojan […]

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8:00 am

Museum of Flight “Destination Moon” Exhibit – Now – September 2

August 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until Sep 2, 2019

The Museum of Flight, 9404 East Marginal Way S
Seattle, WA 98108 United States
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In its only West Coast appearance Destination Moon will be on view through September 2. The exhibition includes more than 20 one-of-a-kind artifacts from the Smithsonian, many flown on the historic mission, plus dozens of NASA and Russian spaceflight additions from the Museum’s renowned collection. The exhibit will feature special programs throughout the run of […]

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11:00 am

Jane Wong: After Preparing the Altar, the Ghosts Feast Feverishly

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sep 1, 2019

Frye Art Museum, 704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Free

Jane Wong’s poems and essays unearth silenced histories, immigrant narratives, and intergenerational trauma. The Seattle-based writer’s recent projects consider the social, historical, and political contexts that “haunt” the work of contemporary Asian American poets. For her first museum solo exhibition, Wong draws inspiration from her upbringing in a Chinese American restaurant in New Jersey as […]

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Cauleen Smith: Give It or Leave It

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Sep 1, 2019

Frye Art Museum, 704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Free

Through her films, objects, and installations, Los Angeles-based artist Cauleen Smith envisions a world that is black, feminist, spiritual, and unabashedly alive. Smith roots her work firmly within the discourse of mid-twentieth-century experimental film but operates in multiple materials and arenas. With this exhibition, she revises the coercive threat, “take it or leave it,” and […]

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End of Day: American Oil Painting Around 1900

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until Sep 29, 2019

Frye Art Museum, 704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Free

End of Day presents a selection of portrait and landscape paintings by American artists from the Frye Art Museum’s permanent collection. Spanning the period between the Civil War and First World War, the images oscillate between an embrace of progress and a sense of nostalgia for what was perceived to be a simpler American era.

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Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animation

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Dec 8, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Dec 8, 2019

Frye Art Museum, 704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Free

A Partnership for Youth exhibition, Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animationshowcases the results of an eight-week workshop for teens led by teaching artists from Reel Grrls, during which students develop, animate, and edit their own stop-motion film projects.

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Recent Acquisitions: Toyin Ojih Odutola

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until Dec 8, 2019

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday and Saturday, repeating until Dec 8, 2019

Frye Art Museum, 704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Free

Toyin Ojih Odutola’s drawings, paintings, and prints question physical and sociopolitical identities as they pertain to skin color. This suite of three lithographs, recently acquired for the Frye Art Museum’s collection, demonstrates Odutola’s signature approach to portraiture, in which the sitter is seen obliquely or from multiple, unusual angles within one composition.

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8:15 pm

Swing It Seattle Social Dance

August 27 @ 8:15 pm - 11:00 pm
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weekly
China Harbor Restaurant, 2040 Westlake Ave North
Seattle, WA United States
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$9

Come learn to swing dance with Swing It Seattle.  No partner or experience necessary.  Weekly drop-in lesson at 8:15.  Dancing until 11:00/  21+  $9   Lessons taught by Katie and Mark Kihara of Swing It Seattle.  Check our website for information about ongoing swing dance classes.

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