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Lynn Shelton's New Film "Your Sister's Sister" Is Headed to Sundance

Your Sister's Sister
Still from Lynn Shelton's "Your Sister's Sister"

I've been a fan of Seattle filmmaker Lynn Shelton's work since I saw her first feature, We Go Way Back, at a screening way back in 2006. I was entranced by Shelton's approach to storytelling—which seemed simultaneously impressionistic and incisive. I also appreciated her firm grasp of how people actually speak to each other—probably a result of her reliance on loose script outlines and improvised lines. Read more »

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Celebrating the World's Fair that Shaped Seattle

Seattle magazine is proud to be the official magazine partner of the Space Needle's 50th Anniversary celebration, held in conjuction with the Next 50, which celebrates fifty years since Seattle's 1962 World's Fair. Read more »

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Get Free Tickets to 'Oklahoma!' at 5th Ave Theater

The 5th Avenue Theater just announced they are giving away free tickets to the February 5 performance of Oklahoma!

"And?" you may ask. Read more »

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Fashion + Style: Inside Liberte’s spa, a big sale at Velouria, and the scoop on Nordstrom’s loyalty program

Happy Friday all! It’s chilly outside and the snow chatter has started already, so in fitting fashion, I have three warm and toasty places for you to hang out this weekend: Read more »

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Entry to Washington State Parks Free This Weekend

Scamper up Mount Si for free! You know you want to.

Hikers (snow hikers?) take note: The state is waiving the day-use fee to use state parks for all three days this long MLK Day weekend. If you scamper off to Mount Si, Little Si, Twin Falls, West Tiger or Rattlesnake—or any other DNR trail—you won't need a Discover Pass ($10/day).

So it's a great weekend to try out one of these local trails, which are especially glorious in the snow (or rain) because: #1) wonderfully scenic and #2) wonderfully deserted! Read more »

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