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The Weekend Guide

In like a lion, out like a lamb? Here’s hoping.

SEE
Seattle Notables & Fashion Exhibitionist
What:
The McLeod Residence doubles up with a multimedia tribute to Seattle’s famous faces (Kurt Cobain, Dina Martina) and a spring fashion show (from La Rousse and Blackbird).
Why: Smells like hometown spirit.
When: Thru Apr. 30. Reception, Fri., 5-9 p.m.; fashion show, Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: 2209 Second Ave., at Blanchard St. (206-441-3314).

Blue Door
What:
Rising star PDX-born playwright Tanya Barfield explores contemporary black identity.
Why: Makes up for brain cells lost during the ANTM premiere.
When: Thurs. & Fri., 7:30 p.m; Sat., 2 & 7:30 p.m.; Sun., 2 p.m.
Where: Seattle Repertory Theatre, 155 Mercer St. (206-443-2222).

HEAR
KEXP Audioasis Live Broadcast & Benefit One-Year Anniversary

What: Damien Jurado, Smoosh, and Optimus Rhyme take the stage to benefit Fremont Abbey Arts Center.
Why: Don’t let video kill the radio star.
When: Sat., 6 p.m.
Where: High Dive, 513 N. 36th St., at Dayton Ave. (206-632-0212). Tickets online at Brown Paper Tickets.

Light: a Benefit for Darfur
What:
DJs Darek Mazzone, Rhythma, and Starterkit spin global beats for a cause.
Why: All proceeds benefit Darfur relief organizations through local nonprofit Darfur Wall.
When: Sat., 10 p.m.
Where: The Baltic Room, 1207 Pine St. (206-625-4444).

EAT
Twenty-five for $25

What: Classic Seattle restaurants offer a classic biannual deal.
Why: Nell’s, Nishino, and Zoë, oh, yes.
When: Tonight-thru Mar. 29. (Sun.-Thurs.)
Where: Your favorite neighborhood.

LOCATIONS
155 Mercer St
@ Warren Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
206-443-2222
513 N 36th St
@ Dayton Ave N
Seattle, WA 98103
206-632-0212
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