Scoop Bloggers / karen.johnson

An Oscar Party, Dealing with Your Mommy Issues at SIFF Cinema and More Top To-do's

Must Quote Along
Mommy Dearest quote-a-long at SIFF Cinema
Saturday (2/26) -
See Faye Dunaway channel Joan Crawford in this epic 1981 flick that gives readers an insider’s peek at old school Hollywood and the over-the-top parenting style of a Hollywood starlet. Who wouldn’t want to spend a Saturday night unleashing those pent up mommy issues with an audience of people screaming, “No wire hangers!” $7-12. 7:30 p.m. SIFF Cinema, 321 Mercer St. siff.net.

Must Experience
Seattle Food and Wine Experience
Read more »

Categories:

Comments

Rat City Roller Girls Fight for Northwest Supremacy and More Can't-miss Hapennings

Must Derby
Rat City Roller Girls v. Rose City Roller Girls
Saturday (2/19) -
Seattle’s meanest, baddest chicks on eight wheels are taken it to Key Arena for the ultimate roller derby match. The Rat City Rollergirls take on their sisters to the south, Rose City Rollers (Portland, OR) for an epic battle for Northwest supremacy. 5:30 p.m. Prices vary. Key Arena, 305 Harrison St. ratcityrollergirls.com

Must Go Native
Douglas Tallamy Read more »

Categories:

Comments

VIDEO: Ethan Stowell Cooks Up Tavolata Rigatoni

Seattlemag.com's Dylan Priest and Alex Kummerow asked Seattle superchef Ethan Stowell and specialty-food-market veteran Kaela Farrington to show us how to prep a simple and savory meal using noodles from their new pasta line.


Read more »

Comments

VIDEO: Inside Star Wars Fan Gus Lopez' Collection

As part of our celebration of Seattle nerds this month, we sent seattlemag.com videographers Alex Kummerow and Dylan Priest to the home of local Star Wars megacollector Gus Lopez. Tune in and get a glimpse of Lopez’s life-size laser cannon from The Empire Strikes Back and a tour of his too-big-to-count personal collection.

Categories:

Comments

Noir City, a V-Day Treat, Jonathan Evison and More Weekly To-do's

Ida Lupino, Robert Ryan and a gigantic pair of scissors star in Beware My Lovely (1952), screening at SIFF's Noir City

Must Taste
Deathcake Royale
Through 2/14 -
Cupcake Royale's lovingly lethal Valentine's Day treat, the Deathcake Royale ($6.65) is back. Made with Theo Chocolate, Stumptown espresso ganache and a decadent chocolate cake, this deadly concoction (which weighs about a thousand pounds) is the perfect sinful gift for your sweetie (or yourself!). Available at all four Cupcake Royale locations (Capitol Hill, Ballard, Madrona and West Seattle; online at cupcakeroyale.com) through February 14. Read more »

Comments