“A Bright Room Called Day” rises to the current political moment

The Williams Project brings Tony Kushner's "A Bright Room Called Day" to the Hillman City Collaboratory.
Nov 12, 2018

East German punk scene pushed resistance in an authoritarian state

The East German punk scene was a grassroots youth movement that resisted a police state — and has a story that has become more relevant in recent years.
Oct 24, 2018

Act In The Public Heart: A Lawyer’s Journey

A ONE-WOMAN SHOW ACT IN THE PUBLIC HEART: A Lawyer’s Journey A personal and collective quest for justice is back at The Jewelbox Theater Seattle, WA: Franca Baroni’s one-woman show is coming back to The Jewelbox Theater on October 19 and November 3, 2018 after a sold-out premiere last December and acclaimed shows in the […]
Oct 19, 2018

“Worlds Beyond Here” explores Asian American impact on science fiction

An exhibition focuses on Asian American science fiction creators, who often address identity, immigration and race, technology and more through a genre that's more than just outer space and time travel.
Oct 17, 2018

“Hapa Tales:” Mixed Race memoir probes colonial legacy of a Hawaiian word

Throughout “Hapa Tales and Other Lies,” author Sharon H. Chang interrogates her evolving relationship to her Mixed Race identity, to Hawai’i, and to the problematic use of the word “hapa.”
Oct 16, 2018

Seattle filmmaker retraces steps of artist who painted a changing Melanesia

Society portraitist Caroline Mytinger bucked conventions of her day to venture to Melanesia to document the changing world of the South Pacific. A Seattle filmmaker retraced her journey.
Oct 3, 2018

Vivo Art: Art to Advance Science

Please join us for an evening of art & science!  This event is free and open to the UW and greater Seattle community! UW CMiST (Center for Microbiome Sciences & Therapeutics) director, Dr. William DePaolo, and world renowned bio-artist, Kathy High, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY will be presenting, “Radical Practices in Art & Biomedical […]
Sep 12, 2018

Skylark After Dark

Variety Show featuring music, comedy, spoken word and much more. Friday August 31st Doors 8:30pm Show 9:00pm $10
Aug 6, 2018

“Crazy Rich Asians” aims for high stakes in Hollywood representation

It’s the first time in 25 years that Hollywood has backed a major modern-day film with all the main actors of Asian descent – and filmmakers hope this opens the door for more Asian American stories.
Aug 15, 2018

“Persimmon Nights” mixes theater and Korean cuisine

The audiences of "Persimmon Nights," running at Cafe Nordo through July 29, experience the rise and fall of an Asian American nightclub owner through music, drama — and flavor.
Jul 23, 2018

Seattle International Butoh Festival runs through July 15

The eight-member DAIPANButoh Collective hosts the ninth annual Seattle International Butoh Festival, running through July 15 at various spaces around Seattle and Shoreline, featuring both dancers from their own troupe and performers from around the world.
Jul 7, 2018

Artists bring spotlight to global refugee issues in ARTvocacy exhibit

Ten artists from eight countries are featured in the annual ARTvocacy exhibit, showing through the end of the month at A/NT Gallery.
Jun 28, 2018

“A Night at The Forbidden City” draws on legacy of Asian American cabaret

The show includes dancers, magicians, burlesque and more, in homage to the supper club entertainment prevalent in Chinatowns in the 1940s and 1950s.
Jun 20, 2018

Writing without expectation: Author Kim Fu on the joys and labors of her craft

Author Kim Fu about her influences, upbringing, and the joys and labors of writing.
Jun 12, 2018

Diwa Filipino Film Showcase 2018

This year, we want to share stories woven from our different fabrics of life. From migrant workers in Saudi, Europe and elsewhere, to traditions preserved in the homeland, to Filipino Americans crossing boundaries: The Filipino spirit lives on in its peoples and in its cinemas. We hope you join us on this tour across time […]
May 16, 2018

Cartoonist vanquishes more than hate with Sikh Captain America

Cartoonist Vishavjit Singh says battling hate through Sikh Captain America shows the power of venturing outside of one's comfort zone.
May 17, 2018

A Cyberpop Extravaganza

FREE performances and visual art installations from local music, drag, comedy, and PowerPoint talent this April’s Capitol Hill Art Walk at the Fred Wildlife Refuge. • Sundae Crush – bad girl dream pop https://www.facebook.com/sundaecrush/ • Jake Laundry – cyborg pop, satire, interactive multimedia https://www.facebook.com/JakeALaundry/ • Mona Real  – thrift glam drag realness, comedy, visual art […]
Mar 1, 2018

“Queer, Mama. Crossroads” brings visibility to invisible trauma

Seattle Civic Poet Anastacia-Renee Tolbert's "Queer, Mama. Crossroads" breaks silence over police violence against queer black mothers.
Apr 12, 2018

Taiwan’s Aboriginal cultures inspire Cloud Gate’s “Formosa”

The renowned Taiwanese choreographer Lin Hwai-min spoke to an audience at Meany Theater on his last tour before retirement.
Mar 28, 2018

Special “Hamilton” program engages students in U.S. history

An education-focused performance of "Hamilton" encourages a deeper look at the United States' founding era.
Mar 22, 2018