Giuseppe Verdi's La traviata is now playing at the Seattle Opera House. Upcoming performances are Aug. 6, 8, and 10. Call 292-ARTS or 800-426-1619 for tickets.
The Seattle Opera's presentation of Tristan und Isolde will premiere in July, 1998. Ticket orders are not being taken at this time, but a priority mailing list is being set up. Notify by mail: Seattle Opera; Tristan tickets; P.O. Box 9248; Seattle, WA 98109.
Redmond Arts in the Park: Bring a lawn chair and a picnic dinner. Metro Luna will perform country rock and swing Aug. 14 on the Microsoft campus from noon to 1 p.m. Tia will entertain families Aug. 9 from 12 to 1 p.m. at Anderson Park, 7802 168th Ave. in Redmond. Best for kids ages 5+. Listen to bluegrass and acoustic country when Urban Renewal plays Aug. 11 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Redmond Municipal Campus Triangle, 8701 160th Ave. NE.
Chateau Ste. Michelle: Judy Collins with special guest Livingston Taylor will perform Aug. 11 at 7 p.m. Call 488-3300.
Music in the Park at Bothell Landing: Bring a picnic and find a comfortable spot on the lawn, riverbank, or picnic table facing the floating stage to enjoy the harmony of the Windjammer Barbershop Chorus Aug. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Park at Bothell Landing. The sponsor is the City of Bothell. Call 486-3256 or 487-2441.