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Rebus Trunk Show | Seattle 2020
Apr 3 all-day

Neighborhoods: Belltown
Event Types: Other
Audience: All
Sponsoring Organization: Rebus Signet Rings
Contact: Rachel Constantine
Contact Email: [email protected]
Pre-Register: Yes
Cost: 0
Registration Details: Limited press consultations will be held from Saturday, March 21st through Saturday, April 4th, 2020. Design appointments can be made via Eventbrite by clicking here, or on the above trunk show links, or by contacting Rachel Constantine at [email protected]
Link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/rebus-trunk-show-seattle-2020-tickets-85679105511

Internationally renowned designer, Emmet Smith, meets one-on-one with clients, creating couture hand-crafted signet rings, which express individuality and appreciation of tradition.

Rich in tradition, and matchless in luxury, Rebus is the preeminent atelier for one-of-a-kind signet rings and hand-engraved jewelry design. Headquartered in Hatton Garden, where drafting and craftsmanship are pillars of quality construction, every piece is forged by master goldsmiths.

Known for solid, timeless signet rings carved in reverse, each can be used as a wax seal—an elegant touch to a handwritten letter. Whether a self-purchase gift to celebrate a landmark occasion, the anticipated surprise for a loved one, or one’s signature touch on dapper style—the signet is as distinct as its wearer. Equivalently, the rendezvous to compose one is a marked journey—a dance between past and future self, where Rebus manifests the client’s style and vision. Formed in precious metal, substance and interpretation emerges… a tour de force of design, each ring wholly unique.

Emmet Smith says, “It is a great pleasure to meet customers in person to explore design ideas and work with them so we can create and achieve their style aspirations. We believe we share a refined design aesthetic with customers based in these urbane West Coast locations and I am very much
looking forward to collaborating and supporting customers old and new at these events.”

During West Coast appointments, clients will be able to peruse the full collection of Rebus ring styles in a private, elegant setting. With sophisticated heraldry and design books for reference, Emmet Smith, Rachel Constantine, and Nicole Maskrey will advise on custom design, partnering to actualize concepts ranging from family crests, coats of arms, meaningful symbolism, artful initials, and more. Clients will peruse shapes, gemstone options, metal types, and sizes. Customers with an interest in heritage and craftsmanship will be introduced to the die-stamp and hand-engraving process, beginning the blueprint towards their modern heirloom.

Shen Yun 2020
Apr 3 all-day

Building/Room #: McCaw Hall at Seattle Center
Neighborhoods: Queen Anne
Event Types: Dance,Ethnic/Cultural,Music
Audience: All
Contact: Ethan Leo
Contact Phone: 888-633-6999
Pre-Register: Yes
Cost: $80 – $200 plus applicable fees
Registration Details: Tickets can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com, ShenYun.com, or charge by phone toll free at (800) 745-3000, TDD (800) 943-4327.
Link: https://www.shenyun.com/seattle/

All-New Shen Yun Production with Live Orchestra
Shen Yun invites you to travel back to the magical world of ancient China. Through the universal languages of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of Chinese culture. Its stunning beauty and tremendous energy leave audiences uplifted and inspired.

Hear Us Rise: APA Voices in Feminism
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Neighborhoods: Chinatown-International District,Pioneer Square
Event Types: Arts,Education,Ethnic/Cultural,Museum/Gallery
Audience: All
Sponsoring Organization: Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
Contact: Max Chan
Contact Phone: 206-623-5124
Contact Fax: 206-623-4559
Contact Email: [email protected]
Pre-Register: No
Cost: General Admission $17, discounts for students and seniors
Link: https://www.wingluke.org/single-exhibit/?mep_event=3856&t=c

Our upcoming exhibit highlights Asian Pacific American women and other marginalized genders that have challenged society’s expectations, defied its restrictions, and fought for equality and opportunity since their arrival in the United States. You’ll hear personal stories from powerful women that have participated in and drawn inspiration from movements like Civil Rights and Black Power to APA and LGBTQ movements.

Life Wide Angle/Close Up
Apr 3 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Neighborhoods: Chinatown-International District
Event Types: Arts,Community,Education,Museum/Gallery
Audience: All
Sponsoring Organization: Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
Contact: Max Chan
Contact Phone: (206) 623-5124 x119
Contact Email: [email protected]
Pre-Register: No
Cost: General Admission $17 w/discounts offered for students and seniors
Link: https://www.wingluke.org/life-wide-angle-close-up

The Wing Luke Museum invites you to explore our newest photo and video exhibition focusing on the vibrant Asian Pacific American enclaves that are the backdrop of everyday life around the United States.

Curator Carina A. del Rosario brings together works from artists Dean Wong, Andrew Hida, Melissa Ponder, and the Chinatown Art Brigade to examine the history of ethnic enclaves, the role they play for established communities and new arrivals, and their resiliency in the face of economic and cultural pressures.

Museum hours are 10am – 5pm, Tuesday – Sunday (closed Mondays)

CoCA’s Annual Members’ Show: 20/20 Vision
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Building/Room #: 114 3rd Ave S
Neighborhoods: Pioneer Square
Event Types: Arts,Museum/Gallery,Tourism
Audience: All
Sponsoring Organization: Center on Contemporary Art
Contact: Nat Thornton
Contact Phone: (206) 728-1980
Contact Email: [email protected]
Site Contact Details: For any questions please email [email protected]
Pre-Register: No
Cost: FREE
Registration Details: No registration needed
Link: https://cocaseattle.org/exhibitions/2020-member-show

CoCA is excited to present our Annual Members’ Show, 20/20 Vision, from March 5 through April 25, 2020. This exhibition will present over 115 members’ artworks in the upcoming show, with over 125 artists as part of the exhibit's digital slideshow and represented in the annual printed catalog. 20/20 Vision​ explores a wide range of creative media and celebrates artists of all ages and experience levels. This annual show celebrates the true depths of creativity and is a unique opportunity for diverse members from across North America to network and exhibit their work as a community. I hope you can join us, attached is a copy of our press release and our PR image.

Important Event Dates:

Exhibition Runs ​March 5 – April 25, 2020​.
Members-Only Preview Party and Juror’s Talk on Tuesday, ​March 10, 2020​, 6-8pm.
Opening Reception, on Thursday ​March 5, 2020​, 6-9pm, as a part of the Pioneer Square Art Walk. April Evening Hours for Pioneer Square Art Walk, ​April 2, 2020​, 6-9pm.
Members’ Portfolio Review on Saturday, ​April 25, 2020​, 1-3pm.
Closing Reception and Announcement of People’s Choice Awards on Saturday, ​April 25, 2020​, 4-6pm.

Unsettling Femininity: Selections from the Frye Art Museum Collection
Apr 3 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Neighborhoods: Capitol Hill,First Hill
Event Types: Arts,Museum/Gallery
Audience: Adults,All,Family,Senior,Special Needs,Teen
Sponsoring Organization: Frye Art Museum
Contact: Frye Art Museum
Contact Phone: 206 622 9250
Contact Email: [email protected]
Pre-Register: No
Cost: Free
Link: https://fryemuseum.org/exhibition/7159/

Bringing together varied depictions of women from the Frye Art Museum’s collection, Unsettling Femininity examines historical conventions of representation during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and the deeply entrenched beliefs and power structures they reflect.

Habit and forest revival at Me-kwa-mooks
Apr 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Event Types: Volunteer/Work Party
Neighborhoods: Alki/Admiral
Sponsoring Organization: Green Seattle Partnership
Contact: Phillip Osborne
Contact Phone: 2066184258
Contact Email: [email protected]
Audience: All
Pre-Register: No
Link: http://seattle.greencitypartnerships.org/event/17325/

Join us for a restoration work party at Me-Kwa-Mooks – See website for important details on what to bring and where to meet.

District Office Hours – Alex Pedersen
Apr 3 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Venue Location: Magnuson Park, Bldg 30 Conf Room
City Council Meeting Type: District Office Hours
Event Types: Special Events
Agendas: Information on District Hours
Councilmembers: Alex Pedersen
District: District 4
Neighborhoods: Laurelhurst/Sand Point,Ravenna/Bryant/Roosevelt,University District,Wallingford
Audience: All
Additional Information: Sign up to request a time to meet

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Apr 3 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Neighborhoods: South of Seattle
Event Types: Arts,Dance,Music,Special Events,Theater
Audience: Adults,Senior,Teen
Sponsoring Organization: Centerstage Theatre
Contact: Helen Marion
Contact Phone: 2536611444
Contact Email: [email protected]com
Pre-Register: Yes
Cost: $15-$30
Link: http://www.centerstagetheatre.com/EventDetails.aspx?EventID=241

If you’re looking for a night filled with laughs and misbehavior, look no further! Dirty Rotten Scoundrels opened on Broadway in 2005 and received an astounding ten Tony nominations. A bright, catchy score accompanies the story of two con men, Lawrence and Freddy, competing for the same territory. In an attempt to decide who gets the lucrative and coveted Monte Carlo scene, they make a bet involving Christine Colgate, the wide-eyed “American Soap Queen.” The men decide to see who can be the first to get $50,000 from the naïve heiress – and the loser has to leave the country! The hijinks that ensue get wilder and funnier as they try to win over their target while ensuring they do everything to foil one another! (Recommended ages 16+)

Babette's Feast
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Building/Room #: Jewell Mainstage
Neighborhoods: Greenwood/Phinney Ridge
Event Types: Arts,Theater
Audience: Adults,All,Family,Senior,Teen
Sponsoring Organization: Taproot Theatre Company
Contact: Box Office
Contact Phone: 206.781.9707
Contact Email: [email protected]
Pre-Register: Yes
Cost: $24 – $50
Registration Details: For tickets please call 206.781.9707 or visit www.taproottheatre.org.
Link: http://taproottheatre.org/babettes-feast/

Taproot Theatre Company presents

Babette’s Feast
Conceived and Developed by Abigail Killeen, Written by Rose Courtney
Adapted from the short story by Isak Dinesen

Playing on the Jewell Mainstage
March 18 – April 25

Crossing thousands of miles in search of asylum, Babette finds safety across the fjords in a tiny mountain village. But petty squabbles and personal slights render the pious villagers as frigid and unforgiving as their surroundings. In one radical act of generosity, Babette prepares a feast so lavish it awakens grace and transforms brittle hearts.

Playing Wednesdays/Thursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays/Saturdays at 8pm, and Saturday Matinees at 2pm.