The Weekend Guide

richard alston dance company!

Get a leg up.

SEE
Richard Alston Dance Company
What:
The celebrated British contemporary choreographer’s new and seminal works performed by his personal troupe.
Why: Dance, dance, revolution.
When: Thurs., Fri. & Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: Meany Hall, University of Washington, 15th Ave. NE & NE 40th St. (206-543-4880).

HEAR
Tiny Vipers and Crystal Hell Pool
What:
The two folksy bands craft a moody musical atmosphere inspired by current exhibit Erik Johnson: Sawdust Mountain.
Why: She’s a snake charmer.
When: Fri., 7-9 p.m.
Where: Henry Art Gallery, 15th Ave. NE & 41st St. NE (206-543-2280).

DE-STRESS
Grassroots Community Acupuncture
What:
Fremont’s new sliding-scale clinic offers DailyCandy readers two-for-one treatments and waives the initial $10 paperwork charge.
Why: Need a prick-you-up?
When: Tues. & Thurs., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Wed., 3-7 p.m.; Fri., 3-6 p.m.
Where: 418 N. 35th St. (206-659-4990).

RELIEVE
Vitamin C Boost
What:
Give your face some sweet relief from the winter weather with a surge of brightening C essence.
Why: Take your vitamins.
When: Thurs., 4-8 p.m.
Where: Spaahh at Hotel 1000, 1000 First Ave. (206-357-9490).

SHOP
Jewelweeds Textiles
What:
Block-printed hand towels, coasters, aprons, and more handmade from sustainable fabrics.
Why: They’re a natural resource.
When: Things get dirty.
Where: Online at jewelweeds.com.

Photo: Hugo Glendinning

LOCATIONS
Grassroots Community Acupuncture
418 N 35th St
@ Fremont Ave
Seattle, WA 98103
4140 George Washington Ln NE
Seattle, WA 98105
206-543-4880
15th Ave NE
@ NE 41st St
Seattle, WA 98195
206-543-2280
1000 1st Ave
@ Madison St
Seattle, WA 98104
206-357-9490
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