Midweek News – December 9


Here’s news from the local arts community and beyond.

Congratulations to the Seattle Symphony for their Grammy Award nomination.

Seattle Symphony recently thanked Taylor Swift for her donation to them.

And while we’re on the subject of the symphony, their latest concert was “full of riches.”

The 5th Avenue Theatre is putting on The Sound of Music. It is “a joy,” even for those who never even saw the famed movie. See our Five Friday Questions with the show’s Maria, Kirsten de Lohr Helland.

The Seattle Rep is showcasing “the art of human kindness” by putting on Come From Away.

Local legend R. Joseph Scott, conductor of Sammamish Symphony Orchestra, and the founder of the Bellevue Philharmonic Orchestra, is retiring.

Want to see some pictures of David Bowie‘s new musical, Lazarus? You’re in luck.

Finally, Yul Brynner is returning to movie theaters next year in The King and I.