June 2, 2006
Volume 34
Issue 22
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Arts and Entertainment
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SIFF SAMPLER - Here are some winners you will want to check out
by Derich Mantonela < - SGN A&E Writer

SIFF films I've previewed so far have mostly been winners, including the ones reviewed briefly here.



Directed & written by Ryan Fleck

(co-written by Anna Boden)

Downer subject matter (also, how it is distributed and promoted) may limit box office for this stunningly
Seattle Lesbian and Gay Chorus soars with song
New director, new - and proud - ambitions

New and exciting things are brewing at the Seattle Lesbian and Gay Chorus. The chorus has just named noted international music director, Scott Farrell, as its Artistic Director, and is dramatically increasing its participation in pride events this June around the Northwest.

SLGC's pride
5th Avenue scores with Les Miz's 7th return, SIFF features 26 Gay, Lesbian films, PNB opens long-awaited Balanchine Jewels
by Milton W. Hamlin - SGN A&E Writer

Long time readers of Bits&Bytes will remember periodic "K.I.S.S." columns - old fashioned journalistic lingo for "Keep It Simple, Stupid." Well, this week welcomes the return of KISS to Bits&Bytes. Read on:

Brundibar reaffirms a message of hope in the darkest of times
by E. Joyce Glasgow - SGN A&E Writer

On May 8th and 9th, at the Benaroya Recital Hall, Music of Remembrance presented Brundibar (translation: Bumblebee), a children's opera, written by Czech composer, Hans Krasa (b. Prague, 1899 - d. Auschwitz, 1944), with a libretto by playwright, Adolf Hoffmeister. The Seattle performances were present
COME TO THE CABARET! - Freehold's fifth annual fundraiser to feature live performance, live and silent auctions
Freehold Theatre is proud to present "Come to the Cabaret!" Freehold's annual auction and benefit fundraiser on June 10, 2006 at 8pm in the historic Odd Fellows Building on Capital Hill. The Emcee for the silent and live auctions is the fabulously funny Matt Smith. Tickets range in price from $15 to $50 and must be purchased in advance either by more
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Snow Patrol, Wolfmother on "Endfest 15" lineup; Sasquatch Music Festival artist sightings and best performances; ticket prices for Mariah Carey and Dixie Chicks shows
in Bits & Bytes
5th Avenue scores with Les Miz's 7th return, SIFF features 26 Gay, Lesbian films, PNB opens long-awaited Balanchine Jewels
GLSEN event offers a chance for GSAs to shine - Inspiring, uplifting, and just plain fun
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer GSA Banquet and Recognition Ceremony
Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center
May 19th

My first thought after attending the Washington State Gay-Straight Alliance Network's 2nd Annual GSA Banquet and Recognition Ceremony at the IKEA Performing Arts Center in Renton, was: wow! Abou
New dance in town caters to old Dykes and the women who love 'em
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writers

The need was there, as was the audience, so after being asked over and over by older Lesbians to offer dances catering to the over 30 crowd, former Ms. NLA/Portland decided to make it so. Pauline Miriam, who said in a recent SGN phone interview that after the break-up of a 10 year relationship
Erotic gender-bending photography exhibit to explore themes of sexual identity
Living Room

The Galactic Boutique: Store

and Gallery (1213 Pine Street, Seattle)

June 1st - 30th, 2006

18 and over

The Galactic Boutique: Store and Gallery presents "Living Room," featuring the works of Photographer Kevin Brannaman, from June 1st - 30th, 2006 at the store's location of 1213 Pine

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