• 7 things to do this weekend: February 23-25

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    Theatrical Performance: Vanishing Point – running through February 25. This performance looks at the disappearance of Amelia Earhart, Aimee McPherson and Agatha Christie.  From site: Vanishing Point, a musical comedy-fantasy, brings these three women together as they solve the mystery of their disappearances from their own lives. The performance will at the Seattle Public Theater, 7312 West Green Lake Drive, Seattle. Follow this link for details.

    American Roots: Wintergrass Music Festival – Thursday to Sunday, February 22-25.  This event is expected to feature concerts and dances at various stages. From site: There are also music education programs for kids and adults, workshops, impromptu jams, and a chance to see and hear some great music. The event will be at the Hyatt Regency in Bellevue, Wash. Follow this link for details.

    Stage Performance: The Little Prince – running through March 4. From site: A heart-swelling, soul-stirring work of theater, illuminated by poignant artistry and an original musical score. The Little Prince is a beautiful production that touches souls young and old. Fans of The Secret Garden and Into the West will be captivated by this piece. This performance is playing at Seattle Children’s Theatre, 201 Thomas Street, Seattle. Follow this link for details.

    Film Arts: Seattle Asian American Film Festival – Friday to Sunday, February 22-25. It will be the 6th annual film festival with 76 films on the program showing independent cinema. Opening night will feature comedy and Asian American modern entertainment. Event to be held at the Northwest Film Forum in Seattle. Follow this link for details.

    Jazz Theatre: Ain’t Misbehavin’ – running through March 4. From site: This show brings to life the whole world that Fats Waller lived in and largely represented: Harlem in the 30s – the Golden Age of places like The Cotton Club and the Savoy Ballroom, the honky-tonk dives along Lenox Avenue, of rent parties, of stride piano players and the new beat, swing. Location: Seattle Musical Theatre, 7120 62nd Ave NE, Seattle. Follow this link for details.

    Cultural Fun: Lunar New Year Festivity – Saturday, February 24, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. From site: The celebration will feature numerous traditional and contemporary cultural demonstrations including martial arts, music, dance, visual arts and food sampling. The event will take place at Bellevue Square in Center Court. Follow this link for details. 

    Bike Bash: Chilly Hilly – Sunday, February 25. The event starts at 8 a.m. From site: The 33-mile route around Bainbridge Island starts with a scenic early morning ferry ride across Puget Sound from Seattle, or you can join the crowd directly on Bainbridge Island. Follow this link for details.

     

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