Performances

 
 

May 2015

  • Washington Wind Symphony presents...

    Washington Wind Symphony: Romance

    May 31, 2:00PM
    Join the Eastside's premier 45-piece wind ensemble as they celebrate their 29th season, performing some of the most beautiful wind band music ever written.
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June 2015

  • SIFF presents...

    Good Ol' Boy and Opening Night Gala

    June 1, 8:00PM
    Growing up a 10-year-old boy in ’70s suburban America, all Smith wants to do is watch “Happy Days”, play with his Star Wars figurines, and hang out with the girl-next-door. But things aren’t so easy when his father insists on pushing his Indian heritage on him every second of every day.
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  • SIFF presents...

    Ghadi

    June 2, 6:00PM
    In this irresistible and charming fable, the clueless residents of a tiny Lebanese village get touched by an angel when an imaginative and resourceful father hatches a plan to outsmart their intolerance for his young son born with Down syndrome.
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  • SIFF presents...

    Strangerland

    June 2, 8:30PM
    When two teenagers go missing in the Australian outback on the eve of a massive dust storm, their parents Catherine (Nicole Kidman) and Matthew Parker (Joseph Fiennes) see their fragile world crumble when the assigned police officer (Hugo Weaving) starts digging into their past.
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  • SIFF presents...

    3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets

    June 3, 6:00PM
    In 2012, Michael Dunn shot at four African American teenagers over the volume of their rap music, killing 17-year-old Jordan Davis. This riveting Sundance prize-winner dives right in, combining trial footage, exclusive interviews, and even the defendant’s phone calls from prison.
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    Next Time I'll Aim For The Heart

    June 3, 8:30PM
    A 1970s-set chilling chronicle of notorious French serial killer Alain Lamare, who also happened to be the highly efficient and meticulous model policeman tasked with apprehending the killer. A heart-pumping thriller with a strong turn from Guillaume Canet.
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  • SIFF presents...

    Sherry & The Mystery of Palo Cortado

    June 4, 6:00PM
    Dusting off antiquated notions about what once was Spain’s most important export, this documentary examines the culture and creation of sherry, with special focus on the “palo cortado,” a type of sherry which oxidizes spontaneously, releasing the most complex and coveted flavors.
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    Henri Henri

    June 4, 8:30PM
    In Québec’s enchanting answer to Amélie (with flourishes of Jacques Tati), a young orphan with a gift for fixing lights receives the shock of his life when his nun caretakers sell their convent and force him out to face the vast and strange world all by himself.
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    Key House Mirror

    June 5, 3:00PM
    This twilight-years romance illustrates the blooming relationship between Lily, a woman who must take care of her mute and immobile older husband and deal with her beginning stages of Alzheimer’s disease, and Erik, a man with Parkinson’s with whom she accidentally falls in love.
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  • SIFF presents...

    The Killing Fields of Dr. Haing S. Ngor

    June 5, 6:00PM
    Dr. Haing S. Ngor, the only Asian to win the Best Supporting Actor Oscar® (The Killing Fields), used his fame to speak out against Pol Pot’s regime and the Vietnamese occupation of Cambodia until his still unsolved murder in 1996. A riveting and eye-opening look at a pivotal moment in history through a heroic life.
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  • SIFF presents...

    The Price of Fame

    June 5, 8:30PM
    Based on an unbelievable true story, this upbeat French comedy follows two lovable crooks who decide to exhume Charlie Chaplin’s remains shortly after his death in 1977 and hold him for ransom.
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    Challat of Tunis

    June 6, 12:00PM
    A masked assailant rides through the Tunisian capital on a motor scooter slashing the backsides of women in jeans and short skirts in Kaouther Ben Hania's genre-bending mockumentary about sexist attitudes in Arab culture.
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  • SIFF presents...

    Love, Theft and Other Entanglements

    June 6, 2:30PM
    Shot in stylish black and white, this Palestinian dark comedy centers on bumbling car thief Mousa who’s in the wrong place at the wrong time, inadvertently inserting himself into the delicate negotiations of far more powerful forces. North American Premiere.
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    My Skinny Sister

    June 6, 5:30PM
    My Skinny Sister dives into the love-hate relationship between siblings as shown through the eyes of chubby and awkward 12-year-old Stella and her anorexic older sister, Katja. North American Premiere.
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    The Sacred Arrow

    June 6, 8:15PM
    A thousand-year-old Tibetan archery competition sets the stage for this tale of passion, jealousy, honor, tradition, and love as rival villages clash amid breathtaking scenery.
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    Paper Planes

    June 7, 12:00PM
    Robert Connelly’s charming crowd-pleaser follows 12-year-old Dylan as he folds his way to the World Paper Championships in Japan. Ages 6+
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    The Great Alone

    June 7, 3:00PM
    This inspiring documentary tells the saga of Lance Mackey, an Iditarod Sled Dog Race champion many times over, who attempts a comeback in the punishing, 1,200-mile ordeal after surviving a life-threatening disease.
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    Our Summer in Provence

    June 7, 5:30PM
    After their parents separate, teens Léa and Adrien are sent to stay with their grandparents at a remote village in France. At first reluctant, the siblings eventually come to enjoy the locals and town festivities in this effervescent family comedy.
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    Excuse My French

    June 7, 8:00PM
    In this family comedy and Egyptian box office smash, 12-year-old Hany, a precocious kid from a privileged Coptic Christian family, must adjust when a change in circumstances sends him to the local majority-Muslim public school.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    2015/16 Season Announcement

    June 15, 12:00AM
    The 2015/16 season announcement will be made on Monday, June 15th, 2015. It is going to be an exciting season at KPC, and we look forward to giving you all of the details soon!
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  • Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents...

    Mingus: Let my Children Hear Music

    June 21, 2:00PM
    Top selections by one of the most important composers in jazz, including selections from Mingus' epic 1971 album "Let My Children Hear Music" plus his popular "Haitian Fight Song" and "Better Get Hit in Your Soul."
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