Seattle
Spotlight

​Live performances (and more) in the greater Seattle area


Opening
(April 25-26)
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APRIL

"Funhouse III"
April 26-28, Slate Theater, 815 Seattle Blvd., Seattle; $15-$18 (800-838-3006 or slatetheater.com).

Twisted Flicks: “Fireball XL5”
April 26-28, 8 p.m., Jet City Improv, 5510 University Way N.E., Seattle; $12-$17 (206-352-8291 or jetcityimprov.org).​​​
Dani Tirrell “Black Bois”
April 26-29, On the Boards, 100 W. Roy St., Seattle; $23-$30 (206-217-9888 or ontheboards.org).

“Angels in America Part Two: Perestroika”
April 26-May 6, UW Drama at Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse, 4045 University Way N.E., Seattle; $10-$14 (206-543-4880 or drama.uw.edu).

“The Wolves”
April 26-May 13, ACT Theatre, 700 Union St., Seattle; $15-$75 (206-292-
7676 or acttheatre.org).
Now playing
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“The Adventures of Tom Sawyer”
Ends May 5, Paradise Theatre, 3114 Judson St., Gig Harbor; $10-$27 (253-851-7529 or paradisetheatre.org).

“ASL Midsummer Nights Dream”
Ends May 12, Sound Theatre Company at Center House Theatre, lower level, Seattle Center; $15-$25 (206-856-5520 or soundtheatrecompany.org).​​

“Beauty and the Beast”
Ends May 6, Bremerton Community Theatre, 599 Lebo Blvd., Bremerton; $11-$19 (800-863-1706 or bremertoncommunitytheatre.org).

“The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao”
Ends May 6, Book-It Repertory Theatre at the Center Theatre, lower level, Seattle Center; $15-$50 (206-216-0833 or book-it.org).​​

“Catch Me if You Can”
Ends April 29, Tacoma Musical Playhouse, 7116 Sixth Ave., Tacoma; $22-$31 (253-565-6867 or tmp.org).

“Crowns”
Ends April 28, Taproot Theatre, 204 N. 85th St., Seattle; $15-$50 (206-781-9707 or taproottheatre.org).

“Dina Martina: Cream of the Drawer”
Ends April 28, Re-Bar, 1114 Howell St., Seattle; $25 (800-838-3006 or brownpapertickets.com).

"Dirty Rotten Scoundrels"
Ends May 12, Driftwood Players at the Wade James Theatre, 950 Main St., Edmonds; $25-$28 (206-774-9600 or edmondsdriftwoodplayers.org).

“Family Business”
Ends May 6, Red Curtain, 9315 State Ave., #J, Marysville; $7-$18 (360-322-7402 or redcurtainfoundation.org).

“God of Carnage”
Ends April 29, Phoenix Theatre, 9673 Firdale Ave., Edmonds; $16-$24 (206-533-2000 or tptedmonds).

“The Grey Golem”
Ends May 5, Ghost Light Theatricals at Ballard Underground, 2220 N.W. Market St., Seattle; $15-$18 ( ghostlighttheatricals.org).

* “Hamlet”
Ends April 29, The Horse in Motion at the Stimson-Green Mansion, 1204 Minor Ave., Seattle; $17-$28 (800-838-3006 or thehorseinmotion.org).

“The Hollow”
Ends April 29, Whidbey Playhouse, 730 S.E. Midway Blvd., Oak Harbor; $18 (360-679-2237 or whidbeyplayhouse.com).​

“Improv Happy Hour”
Ongoing, Unexpected Productions at the Market Theatre, 1428 Post Alley, Seattle; $10 (206-587-2414 or unexpectedproductions.org).​

“Jet City Improv”
Ongoing, 5510 University Way N.E., Seattle; $17-$18 (206-352-8291 or jetcityimprov.org).​​​​​​

“Kiss Me, Kate”
Ends April 29, 5th Avenue Theatre, 1308 Fifth Ave., Seattle; $41-$166 (206-625-1900 or 5thavenue.org).

“The Last Class: A Jazzercize Play”
Ends April 29, ACT Theatre, 700 Union St., Seattle; $20-$30 (206-292-7676 or acttheatre.org).

"Love, Chaos, and Dinner"
Ends April 29, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway, Redmond; tickets start at $99 (206-802-0015 or zinzanni.com).
“Musical! Stephen Sondheim Improvised”
Ends June 3, Unexpected Productions at the Market Theatre, 1428 Post Alley, Seattle; $8-$10 (206-587-2414 or unexpectedproductions.org).​​​​​

“The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley”
Ends April 28, SecondStory Repertory, 7325 166th Ave. N.E., Redmond; $12 (425-881-6777 or secondstoryrep.org).​​​​

“Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Rock Experience”
Ends May 13, Seattle Children’s Theatre, Charlotte Martin Theatre, 201 Thomas St., Seattle; $22-$39 (206-441-3322 or sct.org).​​

“Neit/her He nor They/r”
Ends April 24, 8 p.m., 18th & Union, 1406 18th Ave., Seattle; $5-$50 (800-838-3006 or map-theatre.com).

“9 to 5”
Ends April 28, Anacortes Community Theatre, 918 M Ave., Anacortes; $20 (360-293-6829 or acttheatre.com).​​

​“An Octoroon”
Ends May 13, ArtsWest Playhouse, 4711 California Ave. S.W., Seattle; $17-$32 (206-938-0339 or artswest.org).​

“Other Desert Cities”
Ends May 6, Poulsbo Players at the Jewelbox Theatre, 225 Iverson St., Poulsbo; $15-$17 (360-697-3183 or jewelboxpoulsbo.org).

“The Pillowman”
Ends May 6, Tacoma Little Theatre, 210 N. I St., Tacoma; $20-$24 (253-272-2281 or tacomalittletheatre.com).

“The Producers”
Ends April 29, Seattle Musical Theatre, 7120 62nd Ave. N.E., Seattle; $20-$40 (206-363-2809 or  seattlemusicaltheatre.org).

"Rapunzel”
Ends May 20, Storybook Theater at various locations; $15 (425-820-1800 or storybooktheater.org).

“Ride the Cyclone”
Ends May 20, ACT Theatre, 700 Union St., Seattle; $20-$79 (206-292-7676 or acttheatre.org).​​​

“Romeo + Juliet”
Ends April 29, Can Can Cabaret, 94 Pike St., Seattle; $45-$155 ( thecancan.com).

“Shot Prov”
Ends May 12, Jet City Improv, 5510 University Way N.E., Seattle; $17 (206-352-8291 or jetcityimprov.org).​​​​

“Silent Movie Mondays”
Ends April 30, Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine St., Seattle; $10 (800-745-3000 or stgpresents.org).

“The Taming of the Shrew”
Ends April 29, SecondStory Repertory, 7325 166th Ave. N.E., Redmond; $24-$30 (425-881-6777 or secondstoryrep.org).​​

“TheatreSports”
Ongoing, Unexpected Productions at the Market Theatre, 1428 Post Alley, Seattle; $12-$15 (206-587-2414 or unexpectedproductions.org).​​​​​

“The Tin Woman”
Ends May 6, Olympic Theatre Arts, 414 N. Sequim Ave., Sequim; $10-$16 (360-683-7326 or olympictheatrearts.org).​

“Wolf at the Door”
Ends April 28, Key City Public Theatre, 419 Washington St., Port Townsend; $24-$29 (360-385-5278 or keycitypublictheatre.org).​​

“Year of the Rooster”
Ends May 5, 18th & Union, 1406 18th Ave., Seattle; $5-$30 (800-838-3006 or map-theatre.com).
Coming Soon
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APRIL

Dessa
April 27, 9 p.m., Neptune Theatre, 1303 N.E. 45th St., Seattle; $16.50-$18.50 (800-745-3000 or stgpresents.org).

Poco
April 27, 7:30 p.m., Admiral Theatre, 515 Pacific Ave., Bremerton; $15-$58 (360-373-6743 or admiraltheatre.org).

“Poets On the Ave”
April 27, 7 p.m., Auburn Avenue Theater, 10 Auburn Avenue, Auburn; free (253-931-3043 or auburnwa.gov).

“Fresh (a drag show for new talent”
April 27-28, 10:30 p.m., 18th & Union, 1406 18th Ave., Seattle; $15-$25 (18thandunion.org).

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
April 27-29, 7:30 p.m., Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine St., Seattle; $35-$85 (800-745-3000 or stgpresents.org).

“Silhouette”
April 27-May 19, Annex Theatre, 1100 E. Pike St., Seattle; $10-$20 (206-728-0933 or annextheatre.org).

“Talley’s Folly”
April 27-May 13, Olympia Little Theatre, 1925 Miller Ave. N.E., Olympia; $11-$15 (360-786-9484 or olympialittletheater.org).

“Lend Me a Tenor”
April 27-May 13, Port Angeles Community Players, 1235 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles; $8-$15 (360-452-6651 or pacommunityplayers.com).

"The Last Five Years"
April 27-May 13, Driftwood Playhouse, 120 E. Third St., Aberdeen; $15 (360-533-2659 or aberdeendriftwood.com).​

“The Nether”
April 27-May 14, Washington Ensemble Theatre at 12th Ave. Arts, 1620 12th Ave., Seattle; $15-$25 (800-838-3006 or washingtonensemble.org).

“String”
April 27-May 20, Village Theatre, 2710 Wetmore Ave., Everett; $27-$67 (425-392-2202 or villagetheatre.org).

“Church & State”
April 27-May 20, Burien Actors Theatre, 14501 Fourth Ave. S.W., Seattle; $10-$20 (206-242-5180 or burienactorstheatre.org).

“High School Musical 2”
April 27-May 20, Central Stage Theatre at Kitsap Golf and Country Club, 3885 N.W/ Golf Club Hill Rd., Bremerton; $45 (360-692-9940 or cstock.org).

“Return to the Forbidden Planet”
April 27-May 20, Stageworks Northwest, 1433 Commerce Ave., Longview; $12-$15 (360-636-4488 or stageworksnorthwest.com).

“Familiar”
April 27-May 27, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Bagley Wright Theatre, 155 Mercer St., Seattle; $16-$80 (206-443-2222 or seattlerep.org).
“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
April 27-May 27, Western Washington Center for the Arts, 521 Bay St., Port Orchard; $15-$18 (360-769-7469 or wwca.us).

Caspar Babypants
April 28, 10:30 a.m., Neptune Theatre, 1303 N.E. 45th St., Seattle; $4.50 (800-745-3000 or stgpresents.org).

Crowder
April 28, 8 p.m., Moore Theatre, 1932 Second Ave., Seattle; $32.50-$62.50 (800-745-3000 or stgpresents.org).

Randy Rainbow
April 28, 7 and 9:30 p.m., Neptune Theatre, 1303 N.E. 45th St., Seattle; $35 (800-745-3000 or stgpresents.org).

Ted Vigil
April 28, 7:30 p.m., Auburn Avenue Theater, 10 Auburn Avenue, Auburn; $18-$21 (253-931-3043 or auburnwa.gov).

Tacoma Concert Band “Celebration!”
April 28, 7:30 p.m., Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma; $18-$36 (253-591-5894 or broadwaycenter.org).

“Sumo + Sushi”
April 28-29, WaMu Theater, 800 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; $45-$303 (800-745-3000 or centurylinkfield.com).

Tacoma City Ballet “Cinderella”
April 28-May 6, Federal Way Performing Arts & Events Center, 31510 Pete von Reichbauer Way S., Federal Way; $15-$70 (253-835-7010 or fwpaec.org).

Pete Souza
April 29, 7 p.m., Moore Theatre, 1932 Second Ave., Seattle; $57.50 (800-745-3000 or stgpresents.org).

Orchestra Seattle/Seattle Chamber Singers “Chamber Music II”
April 29, 6 p.m., Woodhouse Wine Estates, 15500 Woodinville-Redmond Rd. N.E., Woodinville; $25 (206-682-5208 or osscs.org).

Ukrainian Shadow Theatre
April 29, 3 p.m., Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma; $19-$44 (253-591-5894 or broadwaycenter.org).

Kondabolu Brothers
April 30-May 1, Theater at Theatre Off Jackson, 409 Seventh Ave. S., Seattle; $15-$20 (800-838-3006 or theatreoffjackson.org).

MAY

“Crewmates”
May 1-16, Annex Theatre, 1100 E. Pike St., Seattle; $10-$15 (206-728-0933 or annextheatre.org).

Angelique Kidjo
May 2, 7:30 p.m., Benaroya Hall, 200 University St., Seattle; $50-$80 (206-215-4747 or benaroyahall.org).

“Shakespeare in Love”
May 2-June 3, Seattle Shakespeare at the Cornish Playhouse, Seattle Center; $29-$58 (206-733-8222 or seattleshakespeare.org).​

Alan Cumming: Legal Immigrant
May 3, 7:30 p.m., Benaroya Hall, 200 University St., Seattle; $40-$80 (206-215-4747 or benaroyahall.org).

“Three Days of Rain”
May 3-26, Harlequin Productions at the State Theatre, 202 Fourth Ave. E., Olympia; $20-$35 (360-786-0151 or harlequinproductions.org).​​

“8 to 6”
May 3-June 8, Jet City Improv, 5510 University Way N.E., Seattle; $12-$18 (206-352-8291 or jetcityimprov.org).​​​​