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December 2015
$24 - $34

Peace Symphony by Paul D. Miller (aka DJ Spooky) Featuring Nouveau Classical Project

December 4 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center,
201 Mercer St
Seattle, 98109 United States

Inspired by his interactions with the last remaining survivors (Hibakusha) of the nuclear bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, during his artist-in-residence on Peace Boat’s 83rd Global Voyage, Miller has created Peace Symphony: 8 Stories.  Miller has sampled the words and stories of Hibakusha to create electronic and acoustic musical portraits, along with film footage, that tells the tale of one of the most powerful tragedies of the 20th century.

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Culture Shakti’s 8 Year Anniversary Party!

December 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Katrina Ji & Culture Shakti,
2524 16th Ave S, # 311
Seattle, WA 98144 United States

Please come celebrate our 8 year Anniversary Party!!!! This is a catered event! Dress to the nines!!!! We will be viewing some video clips at our party from years past performances! Photo booth! Grand prize drawing for students who attend classes in 2015!! Please more surprises!!! No fee for company members. $5 students of Culture Shakti $10 in advance / $15 door for the general public

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BCHCS presents: Balkansky: Bulgarian Folk, Jazz, Electronica

December 5 @ 7:00 pm
Town Hall Seattle,
1119 8th Ave
Seattle, WA 98101 United States

Appearing for their first U.S. tour, Balkansky is an audio-visual collaborative art project which melds traditional Bulgarian themes with modern technology. The group, comprised of creative director Ivo Kuker Christov, electronica DJ Ivan Shopov, and kaval player/composer Theodosii Spassov, mixes jazz, folk, and electronic sounds for a distinct musical experience. The set features Spasov on the kaval (wooden flute) infused with electronic beats by Shopov and interactive visuals curated by Christov—resulting in one serious jam session.

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A Conversation with Manuel Pastor: Equity, Prosperity & Seattle’s Future

December 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Seattle Public Library,
Central Library, 1000 4th Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States

With a thriving economy that nonetheless fails to reach all, economic inequality has risen in Seattle, with a significant growth in high-tech wealth driving low-income residents to the suburbs. Professor Manuel Pastor will look at the demographic changes rippling throughout the nation and consider how they play out in Seattle, focusing not only on past trends and future projections, but also why it is that embracing inclusion is the actual key to securing sustainable economic growth. Suggesting that more work…

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“Talentism: The Race to Innovation” with Orlando Ashford, President of Holland America Line

December 8 @ 7:30 am - 9:15 am
World Trade Center Seattle,
2200 Alaskan Way, Ste 410
Seattle, WA 98121 United States

What is the most critical resource for businesses to grow and thrive? Within a decade, employers will face a shortfall of some 38-40 million skilled workers. With our interconnected global economy, companies increasingly will be forced to compete globally for the talent they need to innovate and thrive. In today’s landscape, is human capital—talent—the critical resource that has replaced capital as the driver for growth? Join us for a fascinating discussion with Orlando Ashford on how “talentism” may be replacing…

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Underwater Dreams Free Film Screening

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Seattle Public Library,
Central Library, 1000 4th Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States

Join the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project, OneAmerica, Washington State Opportunity Scholarship and the Latino/a Educational Achievement Project for a free screening of Underwater Dreams, the true story of undocumented students who built an underwater robot from Home Depot parts, won a national championship, and began a tradition of DREAMer advocacy at their high school. Director Mary Mazzio will be in attendance alongside several of the film’s stars.

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