What's happening this weekend?


by LYNN JACOBSON / The Seattle Times


Posted on January 13, 2012 at 10:37 AM

Updated Friday, Jan 13 at 10:37 AM

Every Friday, Lynn Jacobson, features editor with The Seattle Times, highlights a few events happening in the Seattle area over the  weekend. Here are a few links to resources and information about upcoming events January 13-15.

'Baroque and Wine'

This popular classical-music series returns to Benaroya Hall with a program of music by the many composers in the Bach family, including the well-loved Brandenburg Concerto. The concert is preceded by a $10 wine tasting in the lobby, catered by Wolfgang Puck.

Seattle Times concert preview

Seattle Symphony website

'West Side Story'

A gritty new revival of the classic American musical is playing at the Paramount through the weekend. 

Seattle Times theater critic Misha Berson's review

Seattle Theatre Group website (operates The Paramount)

West Side Story website 

Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations

Martin Luther King Jr. commemorative events begin Saturday and continue throughout the three-day weekend: marches, volunteer projects and services. See Friday's Weekend Plus section for a complete listing of events in your neighborhood.

Seattle Times roundup of MLK events


For more information on what's happening this weekend, check out  The Seattle Times entertainment section.