Out & about

Friday, Feb. 10


Directed by David W. Halsell, this documentary examines the emergence of the Spokane punk scene in the early ’80s.

7 p.m. and 9 p.m.

$6 with student ID, $8 general admission

Grand Illusion Cinema

1403 NE 50th St.

Kyle Cease

Stand-up comedian Cease has performed in his own Comedy Central one-hour special, in addition to appearances on late-night TV and in movies like “10 Things I Hate About You.”

8 p.m.


Neptune Theatre

1303 NE 45th St.

Saturday, Feb. 11

Sound Off! Semifinals

The first round of the Experience Music Project’s annual underage battle of the bands will feature groups from Bainbridge Island, Tacoma, and Seattle playing music as diverse as folk, hip-hop, and surf-rock.

8 p.m.

$8 with student ID, $12 general admission

Experience Music Project

325 5th Ave. N.

PROMageddon [CQ]

The UW Undergraduate Theatre Society presents a dance to commemorate what could be the last prom ever (via Mayan premonitions of the apocalypse), even for college students who ostensibly went to their last prom ever back in high school. The event will feature prizes and a live DJ.

9 p.m.


Hutchinson Hall, Room 205

UW campus

Sunday, Feb. 12

“Smokestack Arias”

The ACT Theatre presents a song cycle written for piano and female voice that tells the story of the 1916 Everett Massacre, a bloody confrontation between police and union members.

2 p.m.


ACT Theatre

700 Union St.

Michael Partington

Partington, a classical guitar virtuoso, and other UW faculty members will play a recital featuring the work of Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, and others.

7:30 p.m.


Brechemin Auditorium

UW campus

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