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Thursday, October 30, 2014, 8:00 – 10:00pm

Seattle Radio Theatre: LIVE Halloween Radio Play: “A Walk in the Dark”

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $5-$15.

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Arts & Culture

This Halloween, Seattle Radio Theatre returns with the magic of a LIVE old-timey radio drama. This year’s performance brings a spookily original piece written and directed by Feliks Banel — the spine-tingling tale “A Walk in the Dark” will be accompanied by live music and bang-up sound effects.

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Thursday, October 30, 2014, 7:30 – 8:45pm

Health Matters: The Human-Animal Health Connection

Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5.

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Civics

Animals get the same diseases and afflictions as humans, including breast cancer, arthritis, stress — even nymphomania. This panel will discuss how sharing information between human health care providers and veterinarians can create new awareness of the importance of healthy environments for all species

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Saturday, October 25, 2014, 7:30 – 10:00pm

Operation Sack Lunch presents: 25th Anniversary Gala

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. Free-$100.

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Community

Operation Sack Lunch annually serves more than 400,000 meals to homeless, low income, and food insecure people in the Seattle area. This event will celebrate the achievements of the organization since its founding, and features a concert with singer/songwriter and Executive Director Beverly Graham.

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Friday, May 15, 2015, 8:00 – 10:00pm

Global Rhythms: Saigon’s Golden Dragon Water Puppet Theatre: Featuring Rup Tung Cack

Location TBD; Check Site for Details. $5-$25.

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Arts & Culture, Global Rhythms, Music

This 7-member orchestra’s distinct blend of rural and contemporary Vietnam will help Saigon’s famous water puppets come vividly to life in this magical show, a rare North American appearance of this 1,000 year-old folk art form.

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Thursday, March 26, 2015, 7:00 – 11:00pm

Global Rhythms: Hamsaz Ensemble: Iran Through the Centuries

Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5-$25.

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Arts & Culture, Global Rhythms, Music

Hamsaz Ensemble—a unique multinational group brought together by contemporary composer Ali Samadpour–will showcase a small selection of pieces from five of Iran’s historical periods, in a rare opportunity to see and hear Persian performance as it was meant to be experienced.

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Saturday, February 14, 2015, 8:00 – 10:00pm

Global Rhythms: Kekuhi and Kaumakaiwa Kanaka’ole

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $5-$25.

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Arts & Culture, Global Rhythms, Music

This Valentine’s Day join Town Hall for a performance of Hawaiian music and dance from two undisputed contemporary masters. The mother/transgendered (mahu) daughter duo, will fill the Great Hall with traditional chanting and “primeval” melodies.

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Friday, September 19, 2014, 8:00 – 10:00pm

Global Rhythms: Arga Bileg

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $5-$25.

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Arts & Culture, Global Rhythms, Music

Arga Bileg marries traditional Mongolian folk songs and instrumentation to contemporary, Western jazz techniques, offering a bold approach to sustaining traditional ideas in a fast-changing society.

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 7:30 – 8:45pm

Matt Bai: Gary Hart and The Tabloidization of Politics

Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5.

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Civics

Journalist Bai “acutely-intelligent” new book analyzes the sensationalized media coverage of Hart’s 1987 political sex scandal, explaining how it forever changed the face of political journalism, the 24-hour news cycle, and the conflation of news and entertainment.

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Monday, October 20, 2014, 7:30 – 8:45pm

Thomas Frank, Rick Perlstein, and John Summers: ‘Salvos from The Baffler’ Magazine

Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5.

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Civics

Known for their biting critiques of “business culture and the culture business,” The Baffler brings together persuasive criticism on modern American life. Three of the journal’s key voices will give an inside look at the magazine, as well as the future of the dissenting opinion in our country.

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Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 7:30 – 8:45pm

Mark Bittman: Cooking Quickly in a Fast-Paced World

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $5.

Bittman Author Photo Credit Fred Conrad-The New York Times
Arts & Culture

Veteran food writer Bittman’s latest book of recipes offers time-saving steps to use in daily life. From Cheddar Waffles with Bacon Maple Syrup, to Apple Crumble Under the Broiler, his simple culinary innovations might change the way you cook food.

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