Category Archive: Entertainment Reviews

Nov 21

A riotous time at the Seattle International Comedy Competition, ECA version

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Wednesday Nov. 19 saw a showing of ten great comedians participating in one of the semi-final rounds of the Seattle International Comedy Competition held in the beautiful auditorium of the Edmonds Center for the Arts. The evening began with the narrator of the evening’s festivities: Gabriel Rutledge. Oh, my. Narrator does not due justice to his role in the night’s frivolity. Rutledge is a very very funny stand up entertainer. He had the audience rolling on the floor during his opening set and he brought the house down …

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Nov 07

The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band at Edmonds Center for the Arts

L to R: McEuen, Fadden, Hanna, and Carpenter

Tonight Sher and I shared a theater full of fellow baby boomers in order to hear from an old friend. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band gave a one night concert at the Edmonds Center for the Arts (ECA) as they are wrapping up their 2014 tour. Press releases and the NGDB website itself refers to …

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Oct 28

Northwest Ballet put on a great performance of Drcaula at MBT

The cast of Dracula

The NorthWest Ballet Theater and Academy put on a fabulous evening of ballet at the Mt. Baker Theatre in Bellingham Washington last weekend. This production of Dracula, based upon the classic Bram Stoker novel, was both exciting and entertaining at the same time. Director and choreographer John Bishop showed his incredible talent with his direction …

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