August 2014

What to See this Fall: Theater

  Angels in America [DRAMA]This year’s edition of the Intiman Theatre Festival features Tony Kushner’s mid-1990s exegesis of the AIDS…

Brangien Davis and Dana Standish

‘Angels in America’ to Feature Mark Mitchell’s Costume Design, No Feathers Allowed

Seattle artist Mark Mitchell creates garments fit for an angel—and the dearly departed

The messenger angel in Tony Kushner’s play Angels in America makes a famously big entrance when she first appears—crashing through…

Brangien Davis

How to Build the Perfect Beach Fire

The Girl Scout leader and beach-fire maven gives us step-by-step instructions

For coastal camaraderie, nothing beats a beach fire. Follow these steps and spark a blaze to create a cozy mood—and…

Kristen Russell

The Best Places to Visit Along the Northwest Coast

It's not too late for a summer adventure. Let's hit the road

From the rugged and wild tip of Cape Flattery, Washington, to the undulating dunes of Bandon, Oregon, the Northwest coastline…

Danielle Centoni and Kristen Russell with Lucy Burningham, Mandolin Brassaw, Miriam Bulmer, Jenny Cunningham, Kari Lutcavich

2014 Washington Wine Awards: Emerging Varietal Spotlight on Petit Verdot

This brooding, deep red usually used for blending—shows its ability to finish big

This intense, rustic grape is a late ripener, and traditionally used in the Bordeaux region of France to add color,…

Wine awards produced by Yashar Shayan; Text by Shannon Borg; Additional research by Mandolin Brassaw

2014 Washington Wine Awards: Red Wine Winners

Complex and hearty, these Washington-made red wines stole the show

For more award-winning Washington wines, read our complete 2014 Washington Wine Awards coverage, including the Best Emerging Winery, Sommelier of…

Wine awards produced by Yashar Shayan; Text by Shannon Borg; Additional research by Mandolin Brassaw