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3-D version of Verne's story is even better than original
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

Journey to the Center of the Earth Opening July 11

I think I saw the original, Jules Verne version of Journey to the Center of the Earth when I was about 7 or 8, and I always liked the idea that not all of the surface of the Earth had been mapped and explored, and t
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George Michael still woos fans after all these years
by Richard Kennedy - SGN A&E Writer

George Michael
July 2
Key Arena


It's been 17 years since George Michael has toured the US. I heard his arena tour in Europe was a gigantic success and I'd been dying to see it for over two years now. What will he sound like? Can he still keep up? With al
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Intiman's Streetcar Named Desire is a smashing success
by Milton W. Hamlin - SGN A&E Writer

A Streetcar Named Desire
Intiman Theatre
Through August 2


Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire opened on Broadway in 1947 and changed the face of modern drama. It won the Pulitzer Prize for Best Play of the Year and cemented the young playwright's ca
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SGN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW Eartha The purrfect lady Eartha The purrfect lady
by Eric Andrews-Katz - SGN Contributing Writer

Eartha Kitt
July 22-25
Dimitriou's
Jazz Alley


The name Eartha Kitt summons sounds of sultry and salacious purring. This has been the legacy the extraordinary performer has exuded for her entire career. But it hasn't been easy. She'
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Tense No One a superior thriller
by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN Contributing Writer

Tell No One
Opening July 11


It has been eight years since Parisian pediatrician Dr. Alex Beck (Francois Cluzet) was unable to stop his newlywed wife from being savagely murdered, and he still hasn't recovered from the incident. But everything is th
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True Colors Tour unifies community with music, fun, laughs
by Richard Kennedy - SGN A&E Writer

True Colors Tour
July 1
WaMu Theater


My friends on the East Coast talked up and down about how great the True Colors Tour was last year, so I was thrilled like everyone at WaMu Theater last week to join in such an exciting LGBT event.

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bare exposes teenage angst about coming out
by Miryam Gordon - SGN A&E writer

bare: a pop opera
Directed by Nick DeSantis and Christopher Zinovitch
ArtsWest
July 10-26


Teen suicide is not the usual topic of a summer musical. However, it's one of those hidden issues that may be so difficult to approach that people neve
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Three Dollar Bill Cinema's "Features From the Black Lagoon"
Three Dollar Bill Cinema is making it simple and fun this summer with a free series of eco-minded, tongue-in-cheek films presented under the stars and on the grass at Capitol Hill's Cal Anderson Park (1635 11th Ave).

All screenings are free and begin at dusk (around 8:30-9:00 p.m.) at the southeast corner of Capitol Hill's Cal
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Nicely acted Wackness is pretty dope
by Sara Michelle Fetters - SGN Contributing Writer

The Wackness Opening July 11

Luke Shapiro (Josh Peck) is about to be a graduate of the class of '94. Yet as cool as it will be to live outside the odious world of high school cliques without the crushing weight of adolescent insignificance weighing him down
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Hellboy 2 burns up the screen - literally
by Rajkhet Dirzhud-Rashid - SGN A&E Writer

Hellboy 2: The Golden Army
Opening July 11


As the hero and villain fought on the screen, something was obviously going on behind the scenes at Pacific Place last Tuesday for the screening of Hellboy 2: The Golden Army, because in the middle of that scen
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Jimmy Eat World deserves greater success
by Albert Rodriguez - SGN A&E Writer

Jimmy Eat World w/ opening act
Tuesday, July 15 - 8 PM
The Showbox (SoDo)


Jimmy Eat World should be bigger than they are now. Granted, they're no small change - the Arizona foursome sold out last fall's concert at The Showbox Market weeks in advance a
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Q-Scopes by Jack Fertig
ARIES (March 20 - April 19): There's a time and a place and an effective technique for showing off. Sharpen that skill now! When you trip up, embarrassment and self-consciousness - which you get over quickly - can bring insights that you'll keep forever.

TAURUS (April 20 - May 20): Domestic or family pride stirs your creative jui
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