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Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:30 – 9:30pm

LUCO presents
Berlioz, Debussy, & Bartok

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. Free-$18.

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The Seattle-based community orchestra’s third concert of the 2013-14 season features Berlioz’s Overture to Rob Roy; Debussy’s Première Rhapsodie, with Steven Noffsinger, clarinet; and Bartok’s Concerto for Orchestra.

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Saturday, April 26, 2014, 9:30am – 4:00pm

Sounds True presents
Jack Kornfield Intensive Day 1
The Psychology of Loving Awareness

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $199-$249.

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Multimedia publisher Sounds True presents this two-day immersion in the tools, practices, and applications of Buddhist psychology, designed for students, professionals, and meditators.

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Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8:00 – 10:00pm

Seattle Baroque Orchestra presents
‘Delirio Amoroso’
Handel’s Italian Years with Alexander Weimann

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $20-$42.

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Delirio Amoroso captures the glory and verve of Handel’s youth in Rome with sonatas; concerto grossos; opera excerpts from Antiochus, Rosaura, Rodrigo; and a harpsichord solo performed by guest director Weimann, of the ensemble Tragicomedia.

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Saturday, April 26, 2014, 8:00 – 10:00pm

Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility presents
David Cay Johnston
The Impact of American Inequality

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

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Pulitzer Prize-winner Johnston’s Divided takes a hard look at the level of inequality in the U.S. and no corner of society is left untouched. His book explores political repression, the shrinking middle class, education imbalance, and most importantly, what these dictate about the future.

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Sunday, April 27, 2014, 9:30am – 4:00pm

Sounds True presents
Jack Kornfield Intensive Day 2
The Psychology of Loving Awareness

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $199-$249.

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Multimedia publisher Sounds True presents this two-day immersion in the tools, practices, and applications of Buddhist psychology, designed for students, professionals, and meditators.

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Friday, May 2, 2014, 6:30 – 8:00pm

Big Life Foundation presents: Nick Brandt: The Elephants’ Last Stand

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

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Despite the ban on killing elephants, some estimates say up to 100 elephants are killed each day for their ivory. Brandt will discuss the organization’s ongoing conservation efforts to reduce African poaching and offer a first-hand account of the devastation he’s witnessed.

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Saturday, May 3, 2014, 7:30 – 9:30pm

LUCO presents
Chamber Music Cabaret

Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. Free.

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Each year, LUCO presents a free chamber music program in which musicians present a variety of works in an intimate setting, giving audience members a chance to hear classical music on a smaller, more-detailed scale.

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Monday, May 5, 2014, 7:00 – 9:00pm

ParentMap presents
Dr. John Gottman
Making Love Last & Marriage Work

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $20.

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World-renowned (and Seattle-based) marriage and parenting expert Gottman answers fundamental questions about love and trust, helping couples discover new ways to protect—or recover—their love for one another.

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 5:30 – 7:30pm

King County Superior Court presents
Implicit Bias in Jury Selection

Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. Free.

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In recognition of National Law Day, hear a panel discussion on the controversial subject of peremptory challenges and whether or not the jury selection process needs to be revamped.

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Saturday, May 10, 2014, 2:00 – 4:00pm

Intiman presents
A Savage Chat with Tony Kushner

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $10.

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Sexuality, race, religion, politics — Pulitzer Prize-winner Tony Kushner and The Stranger’s Dan Savage will discuss the many issues raised in Kushner’s two-part Angels in America.

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