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Images courtesy of Town Hall Seattle: Renovations and upgrades will take around 14 months to complete at Town Hall Seattle.
Images courtesy of Town Hall Seattle: Renovations and upgrades will take around 14 months to complete at Town Hall Seattle.
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Monday, July 31, 2017 9:42 AM
Renovations and upgrades at the historic Town Hall Seattle building are slated to start this week. During the 14 months of construction, Town Hall will spread its programming around the city.
  • 'Dr. Strangelove' blowing up Freeway Park on Aug. 31
    The First Hill Improvement Association is hosting an outdoor showing of Stanley Kubrick’s “Dr. Strangelove” 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31 in the East Plaza of Freeway Park, 700 Seneca St.
  • Capitol Hill author shares oral history from New Orleans' Ninth Ward
    Caroline Gerdes moved to Capitol Hill two years ago, but the Louisiana native has a special place in her heart for The Big Easy — and it’s all on the record.
  • Seattle Acoustic Festival to quietly rock Hill next week
    Seattle Acoustic Festival is hitting the small stage again for the fourth year in a row and it’s exactly what they want. As their motto goes: “Quiet is the new loud.”
  • Freehold's 'Hamlet' to reach wide audience
    Freehold Theatre Lab has spent more than a decade working to make performances and workshops accessible to people from all walks of life, and that includes those currently incarcerated in prisons around Washington state.
  • Rocking opening for Jimi Hendrix Park
    After years of planning and fundraising, Jimi Hendrix Park received a rock-star grand opening next to the Northwest African American Museum in Seattle on Saturday.
  • ARC reviews Asian art museum's 'loose ends'
    The lead architect for the Seattle Asian Art Museum renovation and expansion project provided the Seattle Landmarks Preservation Board’s Architectural Review Committee with the latest design changes and additions on Friday, June 16.
  • New party on the block coming this summer

    After four years rocking a free music festival in Capitol Hill, Summit Block Party took a break in 2016, leaving it uncertain if it would return.
    It won’t.
    Now a new — also completely free — concert block party is slated to hit the corner of East Mercer Street and Summit Avenue East this summer.

  • Visa process puts strain on Seattle International Dance Festival

    What’s the most challenging aspect of organizing a dance festival with artists from all over the world?
    Cyrus Khambatta, the founder and director of the Seattle International Dance Festival, had one word:  “Visas.”

  • Protect Volunteer Park ramps up art museum opposition
    Advocacy group Protect Volunteer Park has issued a letter to Mayor Ed Murray and parks superintendent Jesús Aguirre, asking that the city reconsider holding a public hearing to address concerns surrounding the Seattle Asian Art Museum expansion project.
  • Setting stage for Town Hall

    Almost a century old, Town Hall is gearing up for its grand restoration, and is giving the public a chance to see all the secrets hidden inside the city’s historic landmark.
    Building tours for the public have been taking place the last few weeks, with the last one happening on Wednesday, May 24.

  • 'Wallflower' a mix of humor, conflict, tragedy
    Jagger Gravning says he went to great lengths to make a film that doesn’t glorify Capitol Hill mass murderer Kyle Huff, focusing rather on the light-hearted and goofy nature of rave culture, and how a conflicted man’s struggle navigating it ended in tragedy.
  • The quick and dirty guide to the 43rd annual Seattle International Film Festival
    If you’re reading this, it’s after 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 3; which means film journalists across the city are freed from the chains of a grueling 15-hour embargo, and the SIFF-ening is upon us.
  • Seventh Art Stand series spotlights countries affected by travel ban
    The Seventh Art Stand is a new film series launching across the nation in May that features films from and about the countries being affected by the Trump administration’s travel ban. Northwest Film Forum is one of the three lead organizers and is hosting the Seattle series with the Seattle International Film Festival.
  • World's largest transgender film festival in Capitol Hill

    This year's Translations has doubled in size and, with more than 70 films from 20 countries, organizers say it is now the largest transgender film festival in the world.
    "Really, it's been a long time coming," said Sam Berliner, who has directed and curated the Translations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival since 2013. 

  • Robert McGinley combines cyberpunk, myth and rock in ‘Danger Diva’
    Seattle film director Robert McGinley endured a frantic 20-day shoot to make his new futuristic cyberpunk feature, “Danger Diva,” shot mostly in a Sodo warehouse. He coordinated principal actors, and up to 300 extras at a time, as he shot scenes involving physical stunts, vehicle stunts, and choreographed fights.
  • Public taps 'Sunlight Over First Hill' for I-5 columns project
    The people have spoken, and “Sunlight Over First Hill” is the concept to beautify the gray columns under I-5, between Cherry and James streets.
  • Seattle Web Fest: Full day  of free screenings, panel discussions

    The third annual Seattle Web Fest returns to the Northwest Film Forum for a day of free screenings of more than 50 original web series from around the world and eight hours of industry panels.

     
  • The All 4 1 dancepalooza brings together dancers young and old, students and professionals from all over Western Washington, to learn all kinds of dance together.
  • Seattle Asian Art Museum expansion a go
    The Seattle Asian Art Museum closed its doors Sunday evening, Feb. 26, and won’t reopen them for two years while the structure undergoes a major renovation and expansion.
  • Seattle Asian Art Museum closing for renovation, expansion project
    The Seattle Asian Art Museum will close for a two-year renovation and expansion project on Monday, Feb. 27, however, the contentious expansion of the museum’s footprint remains under review by Seattle Parks and Recreation.
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