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Tag: Sister Cities Film Festival


Critic’s Picks: Preservation Hall Jazz/Trey McIntyre, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Bach’s “Musical Offering” and Sister Cities Film Fest in Israel

Preservation Hall Jazz and Trey McIntyre

Traditional New Orleans jazz meets cutting-edge choreography in “Ma Maison,” a collaboration between the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Trey McIntyre Project with dancing, Mardi Gras skeletons. 7:30 p.m. tonight. $39/$59/$79. Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. 253-591-5894, www.broadwaycenter.org

A Midsummer Night’s Ballet at PNB

Pacific Northwest Ballet brings back George Balanchine’s version of the Shakespeare comedy “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” complete with mischievous fairies and gullible mortals. 7:30 p.m. April 8-9 and 14-16; 2 p.m. April 9, 16; 1 p.m April 17. From $27. McCaw Hall, Seattle Center, 321 Mercer St., Seattle. 206-441-2424, www.pnb.org

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Critic’s Picks: “Too Many Sopranos” at UPS, Cora Voce, Gig Harbor art and Sister Cities Film Fest

“Too Many Sopranos” at UPS

University of Puget Sound’s student Opera Theatre performs “Too Many Sopranos,” the comic opera by Edwin Penhorwood lampooning traditional opera’s stereotype characters and plot, as four diva sopranos audition to get a place in the heavenly choir. 7:30 p.m. tonight and April 2; 2:30 p.m. April 3. $12.50/$8.50 seniors, students and Puget Sound faculty and staff. Schneebeck Concert Hall, University of Puget Sound, 1500 N. Warner St., Tacoma. 253-879-3419, www.pugetsound.edu/music

Cora Voce Spring Concert

The Spring Concert Series by local choir Cora Voce is “Your Love is Enough,” ranging from folk songs

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Critic’s Picks: Northwest Sinfonietta does romance, Jef Gunn at Traver, Rosalind Bell’s “Tootie Pie,” Sister Cities film fest

Northwest Sinfonietta is “Romancing the Muse”

The Northwest Sinfonietta gets the jump on Valentine’s Day with a concert of romantic Mozart arias sung by soprano Lambroula Pappas, plus a string version of Mahler’s wistful Fourth Symphony. 7:30 p.m. tonight (Seattle) and Feb. 13 (Tacoma.) $19-$49. Benaroya Hall, 200 University St., Seattle/Rialto Theater, 310 S. 9th St., Tacoma. 800-291-7593, www.nwsinfonietta.org

Jef Gunn’s wilderness at Traver

The opening at Traver Gallery this weekend is Portland artist Jef Gunn (((CQ))), whose work brings out the shape and color of wilderness in a variety of media including painting, print, photography and mixed-media. 2-5 p.m.

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