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Date
Saturday, December 10, 2022
Time
2:30 p.m.
Place
Armory Stage/Dance Floor
Cost
Free Event

Garfield High School is a public high school in Seattle, WA, with students from a variety of cultural and economic backgrounds. Garfield’s jazz culture is so strong that it maintains multiple levels of jazz bands in its curriculum for over 75 students. Garfield continues to bring to young people the jazz traditions of such big bands as Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Woody Herman. Garfield is a frequent participant in the Essentially Ellington National Jazz Band Competition and Festival at Lincoln Center in New York City. Since 1999, Garfield has been selected as one of the 15 Essentially Ellington finalists twelve times, including an unprecedented four first-place trophies (in 2003, 2004, 2009 and 2010), as well as second place finishes in 2002 and 2008 and third place in 2006. Graduates of the Garfield Jazz program have gone on to study at leading music schools throughout the country, such as the Berklee College of Music, The Juilliard School, Eastman School of Music, Manhattan School of Music, The New England Conservatory of Music, USC Thornton School of Music, Oberlin Conservatory of Music and Cornish College of the Arts.

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Same Day Events Showing Events on December 10, 2022

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A Seattle History Worth Preserving: Buffalo Soldiers Exhibit

Free Event
Educational exhibit celebrates the rich military history at Fort Lawton and the Buffalo Soldiers stationed there as part of the U.S. Army’s 25th Infantry.
All Day

Seattle Center Sculpture Walk 2022

Free Event
Four temporary Art Installations throughout campus.
All Day

Winterfest Train & Village

Free Event
An annual late 19th-century model train and village display in the Armory.
12:30 p.m.

Winterfest Entertainment: School of Rock Seattle

Free Event
Talented, young rock musicians.
2:00 p.m.

Mr. Dickens and His Carol: Sensory-Friendly Performance

Admission Fee
Adapted for the stage from Samantha Silva’s critically acclaimed novel, this tale set in the heart of Victorian England weaves a fictional take on Dickens’ past, present, and future into a comedic and poignant new holiday classic.
2:00 p.m.

George Balanchine's The Nutcracker

Admission Fee
Celebrate the holidays with renewed gusto! With its classic score, thrilling dancing, resplendent costumes, and magical scenery, George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® is the perfect centerpiece for any holiday celebration. Cheers!
6:00 p.m.

Illuminate Winterfest

Free Event
Our seasonal campus light display.
7:00 p.m.

Kevin Hart: Reality Check Tour 2022 : 2nd Show

Admission Fee
Kevin Hart adds 2nd show on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022! Pollstar’s comedy touring artist of the decade Kevin Hart announces the second leg of his highly anticipated Reality Check Tour.
7:30 p.m.

Austen Unbound

Admission Fee
Come celebrate the wit and wisdom of one of our most beloved authors of all time—Jane Austen! By gathering a single suggestion at the beginning of each performance, our intrepid cast of professional long-form improvisers will take us to the Regency era, to drawing rooms and manor houses, to revel in the spirit of the works we know so well. When we unlace the constraints of propriety, anything is possible!
7:30 p.m.

Mr. Dickens and His Carol

Admission Fee
Adapted for the stage from Samantha Silva’s critically acclaimed novel, this tale set in the heart of Victorian England weaves a fictional take on Dickens’ past, present, and future into a comedic and poignant new holiday classic.
7:30 p.m.

George Balanchine's The Nutcracker

Admission Fee
Celebrate the holidays with renewed gusto! With its classic score, thrilling dancing, resplendent costumes, and magical scenery, George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker® is the perfect centerpiece for any holiday celebration. Cheers!

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