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Debbie Reynolds sings with Seattle Men's Chorus
by Eric Andrews-Katz - SGN Contributing Writer

Singing... In The Rain Seattle Men's Chorus March 28-29 McCaw Hall

Debbie Reynolds. Her name has become synonymous as one of the legendary leading ladies of Hollywood's great golden era. With more than 70 film and television credits in addition to theater and cabaret acts, Miss Reynolds' work s
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Bette Midler dazzles at Caesars Palace
by Ron Anders - SGN A&E Writer

Bette Midler
January 24
Caesars Palace
Las Vegas


"I am the people's diva!" Bette Midler declares at the start of The Showgirl Must Go On, her glittering, career-capping show at Caesars Palace. And who dares to disagree? Now midway through her two-yea
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Blind Spot a unique world premiere
by Miryam Gordon - SGN A&E Writer

Blind Spot
Annex Theatre
Through February 14


You'll need to hurry to see Blind Spot, the current world premiere production at Annex Theatre, since it closes Saturday night. If you do, you'll experience a truly unique story about a little girl who magic
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Music to savor; staging to be ignored
by Rod Parke - SGN A&E Writer

Orfeo
by Claudio Monteverdi
February 6
The Moore Theatre


To best enjoy the Early Music Guild presentation of Monteverdi's opera Orfeo, one needed to pretty much ignore the staging, such as it was. To begin with, an updating of an Early Music Guild p
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Too much noise; not enough music
by Rod Parke - SGN A&E Writer

Seattle Symphony with pianist Barry Douglas
February 7
Benaroya Hall


Having been warned by one professional Seattle critic to stay away from this concert because it was "too loud," I just had to see what she meant. I have never heard a symphony concert tha
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Oscar predictions and why they don't matter
by Scott Rice - SGN Contributing Writer

I have a love/hate relationship with Oscar. Every year I lament the politics and posturing that is the core of Hollywood. I swore I'd never watch again after Julia Roberts, Erin Brockovich, beat Ellen Burstyn, Requiem for a Dream, in 2001. It was ridiculous. And though I tell myself e
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Watch It Now: Seattle in the Age of AIDS
Monday, February 16, 7:00 p.m., Community Stories documents the civil rights issues and health care struggle around the AIDS crisis in Seattle circa 1980

SEATTLE  The onset of AIDS was a health crisis, but it was also a civil rights crisis, recalls Carol Sterling, former director of the Chicken Soup Brigade. This week, Commu
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EQCA "urgent action"...
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2009 12:14:02 -0800
From: "Geoff Kors, Equality California"
Subject: URGENT ACTION: Call Legislature to Overturn 8

Equality California | http://www.eqca.org

Anti-equality groups are currently flooding the Capitol
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HRC national action alert against AFA
Wed, 11 Feb 2009 14:46:13 -0500

Human Rights Campaign Issues National Action Alert Against Misleading
AFA Television Program On "Radical Homosexual Agenda"

HRC President Joe Solmonese: "At a time when America is striving
to come together, the AFA continues to use LGBT Ameri
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Shopaholic a blandly annoying confession
by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN Contributing Writer

Confessions of a Shopaholic
Opening February 13


Rebecca Bloomwood (Isla Fisher) is a struggling New York journalist with a penchant for shopping beyond her means who fantasizes about working as a writer for a world-renowned fashion magazine.
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Pray the Devil a powerful documentary
by Scott Rice - SGN Contributing Writer

Pray the Devil Back to Hell
Now Playing


Pray the Devil Back to Hell is a powerful documentary that got me thinking about, among other things, gender. This award-winning film by Abigail E. Disney and Gini Reticker takes a look at the essence of female p
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SF&FFF's Beatgirl kicked my ass and I liked it
by Scott Rice - SGN Contributing Writer

I love Beatgirl. I don't know if I want her or if I want to be her.

Beatgirl was just one of the 20 short films screened February 7 during the 4th Annual Science Fiction and Fantasy Film Festival (SF&FFF) at the CineramaTheater sponsored by SIFF and EMP/SFM.
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Q-Scopes by Jack Fertig
ARIES (March 20 - April 19): To get ahead in life, take a chance on your boldest vision for the future. If you have time to discuss that with friends and develop a strategy, all the better - but strike while the iron is hot!

TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Opportunities for advancement may force you to reconsider your ideals. Sac
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