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Stephanie Hammett

Stephanie joined The Spokesman-Review in 2018 at a summer intern in the Features Department covering entertainment including music, arts and culture.

stephanieh@spokesman.com
(509) 459-5032

FRIDAY, SEPT. 21, 2018

THURSDAY, SEPT. 20, 2018


Garland, Symphony showcasing 1998 film ‘The Red Violin’

This weekend, François Girard’s 1998 film “The Red Violin” will be shown at the Garland Theater, in anticipation of the upcoming Spokane appearance by the actual 1720 Red Mendelssohn Stradivarius that inspired it.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 19, 2018

Small mishaps don’t dim ‘Mary Poppins’ shine

Quincy McCune’s portrayal of Poppins was a joy to watch and hear. There were moments where her mannerisms were so accurate, and my seat just far enough back, that Julie Andrews could’ve been there on stage.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 14, 2018

THURSDAY, SEPT. 13, 2018

Dynamic duo: Rodrigo y Gabriela’s combine diverse influences with virtuoso skill

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 14, 2018, 10:08 a.m.

Since meeting and starting to play together in their mid-teens, Rodrigo y Gabriela have appeared on Hollywood movie and television soundtracks and shared stages with a diverse cast of music greats including Robert Trujillo (Metallica), Al Di Meola, Zack De La Rocha (Rage Against The Machine) and Anoushka Shankar.

MONDAY, SEPT. 10, 2018

Get ready to Greek out

Classic dishes such as beef kapama, orzo, souvlakia and baklava are on the menu at the Greek Dinner Festival, a community staple since 1935.

FRIDAY, SEPT. 7, 2018




THURSDAY, SEPT. 6, 2018

FRIDAY, AUG. 31, 2018

FRIDAY, AUG. 24, 2018


THURSDAY, AUG. 23, 2018

MAC’s Big Band Bash pays tribute to Natatorium Park

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 11 a.m.

Saturday night, commemorating 50 years since the closing of Natatorium Park, the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture is hosting a 1930s and ’40s themed party to help locals remember the amusement park’s heyday. “Nat Park,” the original home of the Looff Carousel which now entertains visitors of Riverfront Park, was fully dismantled in 1968.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 22, 2018

TUESDAY, AUG. 21, 2018