THURSDAY, SEPT. 20, 2018
The show will bring to the Hagadone Event Center contestants who have advanced from the first round, along with judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 19, 2018
The newly renamed First Interstate Center for the Arts will sport new art, new access and new systems.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 12, 2018
Live from the Spokane County Interstate Fair, it’s Jeff Foxworthy!
FRIDAY, SEPT. 7, 2018
“There has to be a favorite toy at some point at your life. What did it mean to you? How important was it to you? Did you get it?” Ellen Travolta wants to hear about it.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 6, 2018
As news of Burt Reynolds’ death circulated on Thursday, Hollywood turned to social media to express their sadness and share fond memories. Actor James Woods (“Salvador,” “Once Upon a Time in America,” “Casino”) was no different, tweeting out: “I finally got to work with one of my heroes in 2006. #BurtReynolds led a really fun cast in Spokane and we laughed all day, every day he was on the set. A wry humor and a warm heart defined this wonderful man. He will be sorely missed. #RIPBurtReynolds”
MONDAY, SEPT. 3, 2018
The longtime Spokesman-Review columnist, who retired in 2017, will debut “The Ballad of Rachel Dolezal” at Pig Out in the Park on Monday.
SATURDAY, AUG. 25, 2018
Art Spiegelman, whose landmark book “Maus” helped legitimize the graphic novel, will kick off the Visiting Writers Series at Gonzaga. He joins Amy Stewart, Eli Saslow, and a birthday party for Auntie’s in a great month for books.
FRIDAY, AUG. 17, 2018
Sophia Anne Caruso will play the goth teenager Lydia, the role performed in the 1988 film “Beetlejuice” by Winona Ryder.
THURSDAY, AUG. 16, 2018
Our weekly roundup of new shows going on sale in the next 7 days.
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 15, 2018
Only major difference: Leave the picnic baskets at home. Outside food will not be permitted at the theater, so eat before the show.
MONDAY, AUG. 13, 2018
The music icon will play on Jan. 13 with his band, the Strangers. Tickets go on sale Friday.
FRIDAY, AUG. 10, 2018
Her second novel, “The Arsonist,” will compete in the category of Books for Young Adults (ages 13 and up).
THURSDAY, AUG. 9, 2018
“When I was diagnosed with ALS, I told our family and friends that I wanted to continue doing the things I love, with the people I love. Gleason Fest is a great example of how, with the help from family and friends, we’ve been able to keep doing things we love.”
THURSDAY, JULY 26, 2018
“Sacred Lies,” a new drama series from Facebook Watch, will drop its first three episodes on Friday at 6 p.m., and Spokane author Stephanie Oakes couldn’t be happier.
SUNDAY, JULY 15, 2018
Ten years ago, Julia Sweeney dropped out of Hollywood. After four seasons on “Saturday Night Live,” two acclaimed stage monologues, “God Said ‘Ha!’” and “Letting Go of God,” appearances on television and in movies, she and her daughter, Mulan, left Southern California and moved to Willmette, a suburb of Chicago, where her husband, a biophysicist, owns a business. The idea, she says in her latest one-woman show, “Older and Wider,” is that he would be the breadwinner. She could be the bread eater.
FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2018
In 1993, Whitney Houston ruled the pop charts. The late diva’s iconic recording of Dolly Parton’s “I Will Always Love You” was the year’s No. 1 song. It was also the year of Nirvana’s “Heart-Shaped Box,” Pearl Jam’s “Daughter” and Belly’s “Feed the Tree,” songs that all topped Billboard’s Modern Rock Tracks chart.
THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2018
Come February every year, chances are good an old pal will unexpectedly pop up and say, “Tag, you’re it.”
Mark Steilen is a Spokane guy who has helped tell the movie story of 10 other Spokane guys.
TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2018
Tweedy is touring behind last year’s acoustic solo release, “Together at Last.”
FRIDAY, JUNE 8, 2018
Spokane can relax. The movie is funny. “Tag,” the comedy inspired by the exploits of 10 Gonzaga Prep graduates and their decades-long game of tag, is also irreverent, inappropriate and even a little sweet.
Our weekly roundup of fun events to enjoy that won’t necessarily break the bank.
THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2018
The R-rated comedy with Ed Helms, Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner, Hannibal Buress and Jake Johnson, opens nationwide on June 15.
THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2018
The Park Bench Cafe at Manito Park kicks off its outdoor music season tonight. The folks at Arbor Crest have been at it for a few weeks now with their twice-weekly outdoor shows. The Hotel RL recently announced its lineup of shows, and things are brewing with the Live After 5 series in Coeur d’Alene.
SATURDAY, MAY 26, 2018
The First Inland Northwest Juried Landscape Art Exhibit is part of the museum’s recurring summer series, Close In.
THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2018
It’ll be a little like old home week for many of the figure skaters taking the ice Friday at the Spokane Arena for “Stars on Ice.” Just two years ago, former U.S. champions Adam Rippon, Jason Brown and Ashley Wagner were in town for the Kose Team Challenge Cup. By that point, both Rippon and Wagner were Spokane veterans, having competed in both U.S. Figure Skating Championships held here – as junior skaters in 2007 and in the seniors category in 2010.