Theater and stage calendar



Pacific Northwest Ballet: “Coppelia”: A revival of the breathtaking June 2010 production. Features choreography by George Ballanchine and Alexandra Danilova. Through June 10. Tickets $28 to $168 at or 206-441-2424.

“Season Encore”: Nine highlights from the past season and more. 6:30 p.m. June 10. Tickets $30 to $175 at or 206-441-2424.

“Last Step”: Six world premier works by PNB choreographers. 7 p.m. June 16. Tickets $10 to $20 at or 206-441-2424.


Snohomish County

“Absurd Person Singular”: This wildly funny and bittersweet farce focuses on three couples and what kind of behind-the-scenes disasters occur at Christmas parties; 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through June 17 at Phoenix Theatre, 9673 Firdale Ave., Edmonds. Tickets are $18.20 adults, $15.50 seniors/military. Call 206-533-2000 or

“Twelfth Night”: This mistaken identity Shakespearean comedy comes with two real twins and some real laughs; 7:30 p.m. June 1 and 2 and 7:30 p.m. June 7 through 9 at Everett Community College’s Baker Hall, 2000 Tower St., Everett. Admission is by donation. The play is open to the public, although theatergoers are asked not to bring infants. For more information, call 425-388-9525.

“Anything Goes:” Hilarity ensues aboard an ocean liner against a backdrop of Cole Porter tunes; 8 p.m. June 8, 9, 15 and 16 and 2:30 p.m. June 9, 10 and 17 at Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Tickets are $23.50 and $20.50. Call 425-258-6766 or go to

Island County

“Frost/Nixon”: The historic encounter between British talk-show host David Frost, who had become a laughingstock, and Richard M. Nixon, an ex-president leaving in total disgrace over Vietnam and Watergate; shows at 2 and 7:30 p.m. June 8 through 23 at Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, 565 Camano Ave., Langley. Tickets are $16, $14 and $12. Call 360-221-8268 or 800-638-7631 or go to


“Shear Madness”: You the audience have an appointment to help solve this wacky murder set in a unisex salon; various times through June 7 at the Moore Theatre, 1932 Second Ave., Seattle. Tickets start at $40. Call 877-784-4849 or go to

“As You Like It”: The Seattle Shakespeare Co. presents this comedy about romance and how to woo in the woods with 15 actors and original music; various times through June 24 at Center House Theatre at Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St., Seattle. Tickets start at $15. Call 206-733-8222 or online at

“Leaving Iowa”: We are reminded with this humor-filled show that the journey is more important than the destination as we watch Don travel cross-country to scatter his father’s ashes; performs at various times through June 16, Taproot Theatre Company, 204 N 85th St., Seattle. Tickets range from $22 to $37. Call 206-781-9707 or

“Caliente”: Teatro Zinzanni’s latest show is directed by Ricardo Salinas of “Culture Clash.” There’s a bit of a social commentary in this Latin-themed show that combines dinner, comedy, a bit of theater and incredible acrobatics; performances are Thursday through Saturday at 6:30 p.m.. Sundays at 5:30 p.m. with occasional Wednesday evening performances at 6:30 p.m. through June 10. Midday matinees begin at 11:30 a.m. on select Sundays, Teatro ZinZanni, 222 Mercer St., Seattle Tickets start at $106 at or 206-802-0015.

“One Slight Hitch”: A new work by comedian and “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” commentator Lewis Black who explores the zany pitfalls of a lavish Jewish wedding; opens with previews at 8 p.m. June 8 and at various times through July 8 at ACT Theatre, 700 Union St., Seattle. Tickets start at $37.50 for adults. Call 206- 292-7676 or


The Lincoln Theatre: is hosting auditions for “Witches!” the musical. The show will be a world premiere written by Conrad Askland, former music director for Cirque Du Soleil. Auditions will take place June 5 and 6 at the Lincoln Theatre 712 S. First St., Mount Vernon.. Information and sign-up schedules are at

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