Sushi Chef Dream Team
What: Seattle’s top masters (from Shiro’s, Chiso, Sushi Kappo Tamura, Kisaku, I Love Sushi Lake Union, Japonessa, and Shun) collaborate on an unforgettable meal ($175-$200).
Why: It’s a benefit for humanitarian relief organizations Peace Winds America and Peace Winds Japan. Topped off with wine, sake, and Setsuko Pastry desserts.
When: May 5, 5-10 p.m.
Where: Bell Harbor Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way, pier 66 (206-441-6666). Reserve seats online at brownpapertickets.com.
Catherine Cabeen & Company’s Into the Void
What: The up-and-coming Graham-trained choreographer teams up with stellar collaborators Michael Cepress (costumes), Tivon Rice (video), and Susan Robb (sculpture).
Why: Inspired by postmodern visual artist Yves Klein, the gender-bending performance showcases drag, six dancers, an ornate stage, and intricate dance moves.
When: Thru Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: On the Boards, 100 W. Roy St. Tickets ($12-$20) at 206-217-9888 or online at purchase.tickets.com.
Remodelista Local Market
What: The design website curates housewares with a focus on Northwest goods, plus a few fashion finds.
Why: Highlights include Sefte Living cashmere throws, Seabold Vintage Market items, text-covered dish towels, and adorable Iacoli & McAllister frame lights.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Henrybuilt, 4746 Ohio Ave. S. (206-624-9270).
Antonia Juhasz at Town Hall
What: Director of the Energy Program at Global Exchange and author of Black Tide: the Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill presents a look at the BP disaster one year later.
Why: A scientific approach to the nation’s biggest ecological mess, despite spin politics and corporate obfuscation, involves heroism and failure.
When: Tonight, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 1119 Eighth Ave. (206-652-4255). Tickets ($5) at 800-838-3006, the door starting at 6:30 p.m., or online at brownpapertickets.com.
Photo: Courtesy of Sushi Kappo Tamura