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Intiman Announces Lineup and Dates for Next Theater Festival

A scene from Romeo and Juliet at the inaugural Intiman theater festival in Seattle

Intiman has already announced the lineup for its second summer theater festival, scheduled to run June 22-September 15, 2013. Here are details on all four plays from the press release:

Trouble In Mind – An integrated acting company in 1957 comes together to rehearse a new play in Alice Childress' groundbreaking comedy-drama of race and representation in the American theatre. Directed by Valerie Curtis-Newton. Read more »


Target + Neiman Marcus Collab Hits Stores Saturday

Snatch up this Lela Rose dress for $99.99 just in time for holiday parties.

Hopefully you’ve had time to recover from Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday because the Target + Neiman Marcus holiday collaboration extravaganza is hitting the shelves on Saturday, December 1. This grand retail experiment features designs from 24 of fashion’s most celebrated talents, including Derek Lam, Band of Outsiders, Carolina Herrera, Oscar de la Renta, Marchesa and Proenza Schouler.  Items range from wrapping paper by Rodarte for $7.99:

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Holiday Gift Guide: Accessories

Seattleites are layered up under sweaters and raincoats most of the year, so the right accessory choices are necessary to distinguish yourself from the crowd. Read more »

Video Profile of Linda Derschang and a Sneak Peek at the Bait Shop

A screenshot from American Hipster's video profile of Linda Derschang

If you've been to a bar on Capitol Hill lately, there's a good chance it was one opened by Linda Derschang.

Since launching the bar Linda's (707 East Pine St.) in 1994, Derschang has been on a major roll, piloting some of the hippest hangouts in the neighborhood, including Oddfellows Hall and Smith. And now she's about to open two more: the Bait Shop and Tallulah's, both also in Capitol Hill (as Leslie Kelly reported in our November issue).  Read more »

Holiday Gift Guide: Tech Accessories

Kate Spade Signature Earbuds
A stylish find for your favorite designer fiend, Kate’s chic earbuds are accented with black and white cording, pink and orange hues and that signature spade logo. $40, available at Kate Spade (downtown, Pacific Place, 600 Pine St.; 206.223.5539;


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