August 27th, 2004

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Great Comedy, Great Cause

Have Fun and Support The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

On Saturday, August 28th at the 10:30 show, Jet City Improv (“fantastic improv theater” – The Stranger) will be donating 50% of all ticket sales directly to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society!

It’s a great opportunity to see a funny improv comedy show and help out a good cause at the same time. Hope to see you all there. Details below!

JKP

What: Jet City Improv Benefit for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
When: Saturday, August 28th at 10:30 (doors open at 10)
Where: The Historic University Theater – 5510 University Way – U-District
Cost: only $10
ernie

U.P. Improvathon to feature TV star Ryan Stiles

Our annual Improv-a-thon is here, and we've got a special guest Saturday Night!
BEGINS Friday, August 27 at 7pm
CONTINUES with shows hourly until Sunday, August 29 at 9pm
FAMILY SHOWS at 2pm on Friday and Saturday (children under 14 get in free to the family shows)
SILENT AUCTION: 5-7pm Saturday

Market Theater
1428 Post Alley in Pike Place Market

Unexpected Productions, producers of TheatreSports(tm) for over 21 years presents IMPROV-A-THON, a 50-hour improv comedy marathon to benefit the Market Theatre. This Unexpected Productions' eighth IMPROV-A-THON. With different show formats every hour, this is the biggest and most ambitious improv showcase that Unexpected Productions produces each year. A complete schedule of IMPROV-A-THON shows is posted on the Unexpected Productions website. Another popular feature of the event is that the audience member (or member) who stays the longest for the IMPROV-A-THON will be rewarded with a lifetime pass to Unexpected Productions shows.

Ryan Stiles, star of television's WHO'S LINE IS IT ANYWAY? and THE DREW CAREY SHOW, will make a special guest appearance during the IMPROV-A-THON. Mr. Stiles is one of the most famous and successful improvisational comedians in the world, and he recently chose Unexpected Productions to headline the grand opening of The Upfront Theatre in Bellingham. The Upfront Theatre is a 120-seat, cabaret-style theatre dedicated to improvisation. The specific time of Mr. Stiles' appearance at the IMPROV-A-THON has not been determined, pending his scheduling considerations.
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Horseback Riding in Seattle?

I want to give an 8 yr. old child a gift of horseback riding lessons in Seattle. She lives in the Greenlake area. Can someone point me in the right direction? I'm in California and will have to make all of the arrangements over the phone, so any advice will be greatly appreciated.

Shameless Plug

I just wrapped up fixing my 15 year old Maytag washer, and want to send a thank you to the guys at Seattle Home Appliance Center in Bothell.

If you find yourself in need of buying or repairing a major appliance in your place, give them a call:

Seattle Home Appliance Centers
10042 Main St
Bothell, WA 98011
(425) 485-0551


Thanks for the help, Anthony!
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I've just today received my absentee ballot, and I'm somewhat confused by the color scheme they're using to identify the parties. Before I disclose the coloring that's being used (I'm in Snohomish County, I don't know how different it will be in other counties) I'm curious what colors you usually associate with various parties.

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Thanks for your input.
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Men's Haircuts?

My boyfriend had me cut his hair for him and I messed it up (followed what he wanted- told him it'd look bad- and it does!) so now we're looking for somewhere that can give him a hair cut and fix it. I looked through the memories but most all of those are for women's hair. Any recommendations? Specific people would be a + also!

Looking for more of that "indie" look without too steep of a price. I'll end up taking him to someone (but who??) at Vain if I have to but was looking for something no more then $30. Also I'd rather not go to Scream (atleast capitol hill location) because everytime I've walked out of there I've found pieces of hair that had been missed and not cut and had to go home and cut off pieces myself.

Thanks!
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Hi, I'm new!

I am doing the thing my parents were most terrified of.... moving to a strange city with no job lined up and no apartment lined up.

Yeah, it's pretty crazy.

But I'll be there on Tuesday. I have enough saved to keep me from being homeless, as long as I find a decent place to live when I get there.

I'm looking for a room or apartment that will be OK with me having two cats...

Oh, and I'm looking for a job, too. Any kind of administrative work, or retail, or serving.

Me: 25. Fun. Nice. Doesn't normally do reckless things. Writer in spare time. Love reading, art, good food and making friends. And making money.

- Karen
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Bored?

Looking for something to do on Saturday afternoon? From my work:

Stars from Noggin's The N tweens and teens popular original series, Degrassi: The Next Generation, will appear at the Alderwood Mall in Lynnwood this Saturday, August 28th sometime between 1-6 p.m. The mall tour stop at Alderwood is part of a national sweepstakes where customers can meet/greet the stars and enter to win a possible walk-on role on Degrassi.


Personally, I was unaware that there were more seasons of Degrassi Jr. High after the ones I watched in the 80's. What other stories could they tell? And how can they tell the stories without the kid who wore the hat all the time???

**EDIT**

After having looked at the website, it appears that Degrassi is about a group of people in their mid-to-late 20's, trapped in a Canadian middle-high school circa 1988. When was this filmed??? Sure it's from Canada, but I thought they were only *10* years behind us, socially. Shouldn't they be in to Grunge by now, instead of New Order?