Scoop Blog Archive / April 2011

Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp

(Is Robert Plant organic?)
Strawberry and rhubarb together make a stairway to heaven.  Watch and you'll see what we mean. The oat nut topping is quite versatile; it can also be pressed into a crust.  Printable recipe here. Read more »


A Haiku Review of New Century Theatre Company's "O Lovely Glowworm"

Peter Dylan O'Connor and MJ Sieber star in "O Lovely Glowworm, or, Scenes of Great Beauty"

A Haiku Review of "O Lovely Glowworm," an absurd, wistful story by playwright Glen Berger, told from the twisted but sweet perspective of a taxidermied goat and performed by New Century Theatre Company.

Lyrical writing
Acting, directing superb
I love that dead goat Read more »

Two Local Film Fests, Marination Station, Regina Chang's New Vintage Furniture Shop and More Top To-do's

Feed your kalbi taco and spam slider cravings at Marination Mobile’s new brick and mortar location.

Must Watch
Film Fests!
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Remembering Kim Ricketts, Founder of Kim Ricketts Book Events

Kim Ricketts (center) with author Michael Lewis

On Monday evening I heard the very sad news that Kim Ricketts, founder of the ever-popular Kim Ricketts Book Events, had passed away. Kim had been battling AL Amyloidosis as well as a rare bone cancer since the fall. Read more »


Space Needle Writer-in-Residence: Knute Berger Lands the Coolest Gig Ever!

space needle
Seattle magazine's editor-at-large checking out new digs as Space Needle Writer-in-Residence.

This just in! Knute Berger, Seattle mag's editor-at-large and expert on all things Pugetopolis has landed the coolest gig ever: Space Needle Writer-in-Residence. As part of the 50th anniversary of the Seattle Center landmark, Knute (or "Skip" as he's known here around the office) has been commissioned to write the Needle's official history. Read more »