Working Class Theatre NW presents ‘The School for Lies’

Tacoma, Wash.In its first fully produced production, Tacoma nonprofit theater Working Class Theater Northwest presents contemporary playwright David Ives’s farce The School for Lies for three weeks this September. Performances begin with a pay-what-you-can preview on September 11, and continue on September 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, and 27. All shows start at 8:00 p.m. Tickets may be purchased in advance through Brown Paper Tickets or at the door for $10 or $12. Discounts are available for students, seniors, military members, and members of a union. Show your ID at the door or use the code SchoolSpecial14 when purchasing tickets online. [Read more...]

‘Kindie-Rock’ Stars Caspar Babypants, Recess Monkey at Tacoma’s Rialto Theater

TACOMA - Two Northwest “kindie-rock” bands with national acclaim will perform in a family-friendly Saturday morning concert at Tacoma’s historic Rialto Theater on September 20, at 10:30 a.m. Caspar Babypants, the toddler-rock project of Chris Ballew, formerly of 90s alternative band The Presidents of the United States of America, will perform with Recess Monkey, a nationally heralded musical trio of teachers hailing from Seattle. Tickets start at $12. [Read more...]

Curran Orchard summer concert

Join us for the last FREE summer concert at the Curran Orchard on Thursday, Aug. 21, from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Folksinger Kye Alfred Hillig and bluegrass band “Barleywine Revue” will provide a great evening of entertainment. Food available for sale or bring a picnic. Thanks to Columbia Bank for sponsoring this outstanding series.

The orchard is located at 3920 Grandview Drive West in University Place. Handicapped drop-off available via Brookside Drive entrance.

Leashed dogs allowed. For more info, visit or call 565-8466.

“And Then There Were None” opens Sept. 12 at Lakewood Playhouse

And Then There Were None

The Lakewood Playhouse is proud to present the opening show of our 76th Season: And Then There Were None  by Agatha Christie (based on her famous mystery, Ten Little Indians). The play will be performed on Fridays, Saturdays at 8:00pm and Sundays at 2:00pm. Performances will be September 12th – October 12th, 2014 with special showings at 8:00pm on Thursday, September 18th (Pay What You Can Night) and 8:00pm on Thursday, September 25th (Pay What You Can Actors’ Benefit). Our ticket prices are $25.00 (general admission), $22.00 (military), $21.00 (seniors) and $19.00 (students/educators).

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