Thou shalt not be lame this weekend.
How to Write a New Book for the Bible
What: Award-winning playwright Bill Cain (Equivocation) debuts his latest.
Why: Based on the author’s own life, the plot involves a man who writes his family story in biblical style after caring for his dying mother.
When: Thru Feb. 5. Wed.-Fri., 7:30 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 2 & 7:30 p.m.
Where: Seattle Repertory Theatre, 155 Mercer St. (206-443-2222). Tickets ($12-$64) online at seattlerep.org.
What: Local photographer Charlie Schuck turns his pop-up into a permanent fixture with a new downtown showroom.
Why: Sleek minimalism meets Northwest-inspired design at the gift gallery/boutique.
When: Thurs.-Sat., 1-7 p.m. or by appt.
Where: 2316 2nd Ave. (206-459-3876).
Five Fish Bistro
What: A new fish and chips spot debuts in Capitol Hill.
Why: A rotating selection of five peanut oil-fried varieties (cod, catfish, salmon), plus other seafood like shrimp and oysters.
When: Tues.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun., noon-9 p.m.
Where: 410 Broadway E. (206-325-7000).
Larry and His Flask
What: The sweat-flinging Oregon band delivers songs from its latest album, All That We Know.
Why: Rowdy bluegrass-and-Southern roots music meets the Northwest indie scene.
When: Today, 9 p.m.
Where: Tractor Tavern, 5213 Ballard Ave. NW (206-789-3599). Tickets ($8) online at tractortavern.com.
Photo: Kevin Berne / Courtesy of Seattle Repertory Theatre