Midweek News: Ludovic Morlot, SIFF and ‘Muriel’s Wedding’

News from Seattle’s performing arts community and beyond for the (mid-) week of June 14, 2017:

Congratulations, Ludovic Morlot. Soon, he’s going to be conducting for the Berlin Philharmonic for the first time. 

Talking about the Seattle Symphony. City Arts calls recent concert “moving”

The 5th Avenue Theatre is showcasing a world premiere of Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion. Learn more about it from Seattle Magazine and the Seattle Times

The 5th Avenue honored high school productions with their annual awards show. Learn about the winners at Broadway World.

And yet more congratulations. This time to the winners from this year’s Seattle International Film Festival. 

Still more congratulations! This, to the Space Needle, who is going to go under major renovations

What’s this? More congratulations? To retiring Pacific Northwest Ballet dancer, Carrie Imler.

The Seattle Art Fair is returning this August. Learn more from Seattle Channel.

How do we shelter local artists from skyrocketing rents? Some thoughts from the city, via the Seattle Times.

It’s summer movie time in Seattle. What are you going to see? 

Do you like the movie Muriel’s Wedding? A musical is coming.