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The Broadway musical "Rock of Ages" is auditioning rock singers around the Sound

We all secretly (or not so secretly) think we could be rock stars if we just had the chance, right? Or maybe more of a showbiz fantasy? Like appearing on the Broadway stage? Well here’s your chance to tick off both boxes. There’s a Broadway musical called Rock Of Ages that’s about a small town girl...
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Food trucks, baseball, pirates & beer: Around the Sound this weekend

Another weekend with too much going on around here! How do you choose? It might actually be a beautiful weekend for baseball, so the roof will hopefully stay open for the entire Mariners/Rockies series. But if I'm being too optimistic about the weather, well -- no worries. That's whay the place has...
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Outdoor movie screen

Where to watch outdoor movies around the Sound this summer

July 4 is behind us, and now it's REALLY summer in the PNW -- a great chance to bask in a gorgeous Puget Sound summer night and catch an outdoor movie. One night last summer my wife and I had a romantic getaway at a hotel in downtown Seattle. We had a nice dinner someplace in South Lake Union,...
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Live theater

Tony-nominated musical seeks child actress for Seattle production of "Waitress"

Know any aspiring 5-year-old actresses?
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Vintage planes at an air show

Planes, cars, bikes & baseball: Around the Sound this weekend

I like this -- first we get a weekend, and then three days later we get a major holiday! Here's a rundown of a few fun things to do around the Sound on this pre-July 4 weekend: Mariners are back home and hosting the Kansas City Royals at Safeco Field. Friday game time is 7:10pm with a Guys Night...
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Pride flags

Around the Sound this weekend: Pride, plants, food, art, music, slugs!

If you can't find something fun to do around here this weekend, you might need to move. Take it all in and try to narrow it down to a couple of manageable options! Seattle PrideFest – PrideFest Capitol Hill is Saturday. The big Pride Parade starts 11 a.m. Sunday at 4th & Union and ends near...
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Duke's Scallop & Prawn Chop Chop Salad

Open wide, South Sound -- Taste of Tacoma is this weekend!

What are you hungry for? You're going to find it at Taste of Tacoma this weekend. They call it the "Ultimate Summer Get Together" at Point Defiance Park in Tacoma . . . I mean, seriously -- 40+ restaurants & vendors, the very swanky South Sound Bites local restaurant showcase, craft &...
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Sheepdogs

This weekend: Sheepdogs, the Storm, & Summer Concerts

Some classic can't-miss PNW events are happening around here this weekend. Vashon Sheepdog Classic Friday/Saturday/Sunday Buy tickets in advance, bring a chair or blanket and join people from all over the world as they flock to Vashon to enjoy the wild world of the working sheepdog. It's the most...
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Family watching TV

Is a "Roseanne" reboot on the way -- without Roseanne?

Is there a way for ABC to save "Roseanne?" Maybe, if Roseanne's not involved. According to TMZ and other sources, the network ant the show's producers are looking at a retooled show that centers around Sara Gilbert's character, Darlene. When you think about the huge money the highly-rated show was...
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Heart-shaped hands at a concert

The Journey tour has begun! Here's the setlist from the first show

It's one of the summer's biggest and hottest tours . . . .and it just kicked off in Connecticut. Journey and rockers Def Leppard will be criss-crossing the country together until October 6, so I'm pretty sure by the time they roll into to The Gorge on Setpember 29, they'll have the bugs worked out...
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