Entertainment

Beyoncé to perform at CenturyLink Field

In the second big concert announcement of the day, Beyoncé announced she will bring her new “The Formation” world tour to Seattle on May 18. She will perform at CenturyLink Field. It was announced earlier Monday that Bruce Springsteen is coming to KeyArena March 24.

Arts & Culture

Sherman Alexie chosen author for the 2016 Pierce County Reads program

This year, the Pierce County Reads program is breaking all of the stereotypes. Instead of a fairly new book with local relevance explored by a myriad of programs at Pierce County libraries, the annual community reads event has cut down to a handful of big non-library events, plus library book and film discussions, all centered around author Sherman Alexie.