The Seattle Opera kicks off its 2012-13 season this summer in blockbuster fashion with Turandot, Puccini’s final masterpiece. Turandot opens on Saturday, August 4 and runs for eight performances, through Saturday, August 18.
The Washington State Department of Transportation will close all lanes of Interstate 90 across Lake Washington several times from Thursday, August 2 through Sunday, August 5, to accommodate air show practices and performances by the U.S. Navy Blue Angels for this year’s Seafair festivities.
On Thursday, May 17, the Seattle Symphony will delight you with the only opera by composed by Béla Bartók. A castle filled with forbidden doors, a torture chamber, a jewel house, a garden and a lake of tears make for an eerie story about past lives and Bluebeard’s past wives.
STG presents Dita Von Teese Burlesque at the Neptune Theatre in Seattle on Thursday & Friday, May 24 and 25.
Set in England… before they were the Beatles, HELP is an incredibly moving, theatrically exciting and musically astounding show. Coming April 12 – May 13 to the Seattle Children’s Theatre.
Tonight Show host and comedian Jay Leno is headed back to the Puget Sound for a one night performance at the Snoqualmie Casino.
Fremont Danceworks, a troupe of accomplished teen dancers will perform works by leading Seattle-area choreographers in its March spring show, “XpOsed.”
The 5th Avenue Theatre has set plans to host panel discussions and a Town Hall meeting to engage audiences about the portrayal of race in the current presentation of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! Called “provocative” by the Seattle Times, this new production features an African American actor as the antagonist, sparking vigorous discussion among audiences about racism both in 1907 (when the musical is set), and in society and the arts today.
The Beach Boys — Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston and David Marks — will reunite on the Grammy stage on Sunday, performing live together for the first time in more than two decades.
Lots of free fun and activities for the whole family this Saturday, February 4 at the 5th Avenue Theatre! It’s the first ever 5th Avenue Community Day!