Drag queens bring holiday cheer | Macklemore memories | History mysteries

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👸 These Seattle queens want attention!

Jinkx Monsoon and BenDeLaCreme with Nancy Guppy.

🎄 On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me, two iconic Seattle drag queens and an all-new Art Zone with Nancy Guppy. The dynamic duo sat down with Nancy to share how working in Seattle has influenced them and to discuss their dazzling holiday special "All I Want For Christmas Is Attention!" 

Drag yourself here

 

Billy Boyle mystery author James Benn sits down with Nancy Pearl

Nancy Pearl and James R. Benn

📚 "I read waaay too much about a subject...until it just seeps out of my pores." Author James Benn joins Nancy Pearl to discuss his immersive research methods and how he devours history then turns it into an action-packed mystery thriller. 

Hooked on this book 📕

 

Rock out to the punk & blues sounds from The Black Tones

Nancy Guppy with the band Black Tones

With a sound they describe as "a mixture of Kurt Cobain and cornbread," twin siblings and The Black Tones founders Eva Walker and Cedric David, with bass player Ezekiel Lords, perform "Mama! There's a Spider in My Room!" and "Ghetto Spaceship" from their debut record Cobain & Cornbread.

Watch performance

 

Rising tap dancing star Robyn Harding

Robyn tap dances.

With a focus and discipline not normally seen in a teenager, 14-year-old Robyn Harding's commitment to learning the art and craft of tap dancing is impressive and inspiring.

Tap dat button

 

Grab your eggnog and head to these "Twelve Days of Christmas" events

Christmas carolers

Sung to the familiar tune of "Twelve Days of Christmas," The Dickens Carolers share twelve hot toddy holiday happenings around the city.

🛷 Sleigh this way

 

We dusted off this nearly decade-old Macklemore video... you're welcome!

Macklemore

Talk about a memorable moment! Ben Haggerty, aka Macklemore, joined the Art Zone crew nearly a decade ago! During his visit, he performed his personal song "Otherside" with Ryan Lewis, Owuor Arunga, and Andrew Joslyn.

🎤 Stop for this mic drop