Arts and culture editor Brangien Davis picks the top shows coming to Seattle this spring. Get recommendations for shows, performances, readings and more, featuring rebooted classics, empowered leading ladies and inventive new takes on old favorites. Follow the links for detailed listings in each of the following categories:
Absolute must-sees in a variety of genres.
Local bands put forth new albums.
Celebrate the 100th anniversary of the riotous game-changer, Rite of Spring.
See everything in black and white.
Details on the best local film fests, from SIFF to silent movies!
Some of America's biggest writers are coming to town.
Seattle Sees Itself on the Big Screen
Two gigantic screens are coming to two very different Seattle venues.
Three New Venues Rethink Arts Space
New local arts venues are being built on expansive thinking and creative workarounds.
For more arts events, explore our daily events calendar.