"Trapped," which runs through spring at Fort Nisqually, does more than just give you an hour of puzzling thrills with total strangers. It shows you, in a relentlessly hands-on way, just how tough 19th-century life could be.
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Escape Fort Nisqually puzzle escape room
A wowza 'Wizard of Oz' homecoming assembly
Jane Balmer makes butterhorns at the Poodle Dog
Authentic al pastor at Taqueria Los Parados
'Tower of meat' roasting on a vertical spit in Tacoma
How to make money playing video games
Watch the new trailer for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'
Roadside rock 'n' roller living his Elvis dream
Senior dance troupe displays hilarious booty-shaking moves for W.N.B.A.
Capitol Rotunda filled with the sound of flutes
Century-old beer returned to owner
No strings attached – Tacoma City Ballet’s brand-new "Pinocchio"
Tacoma's Grand Cinema provides antidote to corporate movie viewing
The Walden Grove High School PAC dance team performed a Wizard of Oz routine with current music mixed in at the school's homecoming assembly in Sahuarita, Arizona. A video of the performance posted to YouTube on Sept. 29 has been viewed more than 1.2 million times.
More than a quarter-million people follow Tim MacRae, as “Timmac,” on a platform called Twitch. They make it possible for him to play video games and make a living doing it. Here, he offers insight into how playing video games can translate into a six-figure salary.
Beautifully melodic, sometimes haunting, the lyrical sounds of flutes echoed throughout the vaulted dome of the Legislative Building in Olympia Sunday afternoon as the Olympia Flute Choir present, "A Mother's Day Concert."
Three Tacoma bartenders show how they serve up barrel-aged cocktails – Macy Heppner pours a sazerac at Stack 571, Jeanette Moore prepares a Manhattan at WildFin American Grill and Cassandra Newman of Pacific Grill makes a negroni. Maturing in oak for over a month adds nutty character and softens the alcohol's edges.
When cellist Gretchen Yanover performs with the Northwest Sinfonietta in Seattle, Tacoma and Puyallup this month, she won't just be sticking to classical. Instead, Yanover will plug her electric cello into a looping pedal and do something many orchestra musicians are a little scared of: her own improvisation.
Operator Chris Keil discusses the upcoming debut of En Rama, a new cocktail lounge located in downtown Tacoma at Courthouse Square, known locally as the Old Post Office building. The interior is still under construction so Keil was reluctant to offer an early peek.