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Issue 42
 
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All Arts and Entertainment Stories
ANOTHER SCARY NIGHT OF NUNS - 'Sister Dawnna's Nightmare' returns to RPlace
by Maggie Bloodstone - SGN A&E Writer

If, like the Monty Python song goes, you were Catholic as soon as you were warm, it's a safe bet after years of foreboding, ruler-wielding penguins making you kneel on pencils and instilling mortal terror in you for even entertaining the notion of touching your 'dirty place', not much is able to scare you. Well, it's time to face your
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Debbie Reynolds lives up to her legendary status at The Skagit Valley Casino Resort
by Richard Kennedy - SGN A&E Writer

Debbie Reynolds
October 15 @ The Skagit Valley Casino Resort


I knew that my partner and I might be some of the youngest people in the audience as we made our drive up to The Skagit Casino for the Debbie Reynolds show. Little did I know we would literally be the youngest,
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Delirium takes Cirque du Soleil into an Experimental New Direction
by E. Joyce Glasgow - SGN A&E Writer

"Delirium", Cirque du Soleil
Created by Michel Lemieux & Victor Pilon
October 3rd & 4th, Key Arena, Seattle


This was my second time seeing "Delirium". The first was near the beginning of the tour back in February. The amount of work that has gone into this amazingly
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Constanza Macras/Dorky Park presents 'Back to the Present' at On the Boards
by E. Joyce Glasgow - SGN A&E Writer

Dorky Park
Oct. 6th - 8th, 2006
On the Boards


The young, international ensemble of Berlin based Dorky Park, with Argentinean choreographer, Constanza Macras, impressed me with their exuberance, commitment to their work and individual talent. At times, their wild
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Rolling Stones Bang Qwest Field
by Jessica Browning - SGN A&E Writer

- The Rolling Stones w/ Dave Matthews Band October 17 @ Qwest Field

Seattle has a love affair with The Rolling Stones, so huge it could barely be contained within the walls of Qwest Field on Tuesday evening. The entire stadium and grounds radiated so much anticipation and sh
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The Killers take Paramount Theatre crowd on a rocking ride
by Richard Kennedy - SGN A&E Writer

The Killers
October 12 @ Paramount Theatre


Following the theme of their latest album Sam's Town, The Killers brought a demented carnival feel to their performance at the Paramount Theatre last week. It's not the most unique idea, since rockers from Tom Waits to Nick Cave
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The Culture Musical Club of Zanzibar visits Seattle on its first North American tour
by E. Joyce Glasgow - SGN A&E Writer

The Culture Musical Club of Zanzibar brought its lush, sensual and evocative music to Town Hall on September 24th as part of a three day performance stay in Seattle, the only city on the West Coast they visited on their first ever North American tour. Their schedule included playing for 1500 Seat
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Through the Fire: Firefighter/Powerlifter seeks world record
by Jim Provenzano - SGN A&E Writer

If you're looking for an example of a driven and motivated athlete, look no further than Juliet Draper.

Already the second-highest ranked female competitor in the United States, Draper is aiming to break the two-minute record at the Nov. 11 World Firefighter Challenge Championships in Hen
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Many delights at Seattle Opera's 'L'Itaniana in Algeri'
by Rod Parke - SGN A&E Writer

It's not unusual at Seattle Opera that the "second" cast (matinees and Friday nights) equals or exceeds the opening night cast of a new production. That certainly was the case with Rossini's 'L'Italiana in Algeri' last weekend, a sparkling confection that runs through October 28th. The vocal and comic w
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Book Marks
by Richard Labonte - SGN Contributing Writer

OutRageous, by Sheila Ortiz-Taylor. Spinsters Ink, 188 pages, $14.95 paper.

Faultline, published a quarter century ago, was a laugh-out-loud novel about a dyke with six children, her custody battle for those kids, and three hundred rabbits. Skip ahead a few years to
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'The Queen' is Mirren Tour de Force
by Lorelei Quenzer - SGN A&E Writer

The Queen
Directed by Stephen Frears
Starring Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Alex Jennings
Opens today at the Harvard Exit


The Queen isn't merely a film about the usefulness of a monarchy in this day and age. It's not just about the underbelly of B
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Boy Culture: A Gay romp that's done to perfection - Seattle Style
by Nevin Jefferson - SGN A&E Writer

Boy Culture: A Gay romp that's done to perfection -- Seattle style
Actors: Gregory&Patrick Bauchau; Joey&Jonathon Trent II;
Derek Magyar& Darryl Stephens; X...Derek Magyar
Director: Q. Allan Brocka
Writers: Q. Allan Brocka; Philip Pierce; and Matthew Rettenmund
88 minu
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Q-Scopes by Jack Fertig

ARIES (March 20 - April 19): Sexual opportunities may be more than even you can handle, and most of them will prove to be false leads or awkward encounters. Try to hold back on impulse, and work on sharpening your instincts and your standards!

TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Relationship problems more

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