Broadway Center for the Performing Arts Category Event Archives

Tinder LIVE with Lane Moore

October 27, 2017 at 7:30 pm

This critically acclaimed show is an anything-can-happen interactive comedy showstopper. Produced and hosted by comedian Lane Moore (The Onion, HBO’s Girls, Cosmopolitan.com). Moore guides audiences through the world of online love-with sweet and often hysterical results. Real-time swiping and

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The Marriage of Figaro - Tacoma Opera

October 28, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Celebrating 50 Years of Opera, The Tacoma Opera Presents: The Marriage of Figaro by by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 7:30pm
  • Friday, November 3, 2017 at 7:30pm Sunday,
  • November 5, 2017 at 2:00pm

Considered by many to be the greatest opera ever written, Mozart’s

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Improvised Shakespeare

November 3, 2017 at 7:30 pm

Watch as a full Shakespearean masterpiece is improvised (based on audience suggestion) right before your very eyes. All of the dialogue is spoken for the first time, the characters are created in real time, and if every you’re wondering where the story is going…so are the actors!

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The Hip Hop Nutcracker with MC Kurtis Blow

November 12, 2017 at 3:00 pm

A holiday mash-up for the entire family, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a contemporary re-imagination of Tchaikovsky’s
timeless music, blending artistic styles to celebrate the original material – with a decidedly modern twist. The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a full-length production performed by a

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Hari Kondabolu with opening act El Sanchez

November 18, 2017 at 7:30 am

Brooklyn-based Hari Kondabolu has made a name for himself as a writer and performer on “Totally Biased,” the FX show that starred the equally thoughtful W. Kamau Bell. As a former immigrants’ rights activist, Kondabolu, like Bell, favors comedy with political implications. 2014 was a big year for

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Cirque-tacular’s SNOWKUS POCUS

November 25, 2017 at 3:00 pm

This lovely heart-melting story brings stunning cirque, breathtaking ballet, and incredible acrobatics to life. In a program sure to spark your sense of wonder in this enchanted winter wonderland. A dazzling story for the whole family to enjoy together. Family-friendly! Tickets: $19, $29, $35, $49

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72nd Annual Holiday Tree Lighting

November 25, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Join in celebration for the annual Holiday Tree Lighting tradition. Since World War II, the South Sound community has congregated each winter for the Holiday Tree Lighting. Gather for carols and photos with Santa at this FREE community event, open to the public. If it isn’t already, make it your

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A Charlie Brown Christmas LIVE

November 30, 2017 at 7:30 pm

A Charlie Brown Christmas, the Emmy® and Peabody award-winning story by Charles M. Schulz, Comes to life in this national tour stage adaptation featuring all of your favorite characters and classic Vince Guaraldi score. Join, Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the Peanuts gang as

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Tacoma Concert Band Presents “Holiday Traditions”

December 10, 2017 at 2:30 pm

“Holiday Traditions,”on December 10, 2017, will be the Tacoma Concert Band’s first holiday concert
to be performed at the Pantages Theater. To accommodate the entire family, this
concert will be a Sunday matinee. Among the holiday treats on the program, the
one-and-only Dave Ross will read

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An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin

December 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Lily Tomlin, one of America’s foremost comediennes, continues to venture across an ever-widening range of media, starring in television, theater, motion pictures, animation, and video. Don’t miss the chance to see this legend and her timeless characters, from Ernestine to Mrs. Beasley to Edith

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An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin

December 16, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Lily Tomlin, one of America’s foremost comediennes, continues to venture across an ever-widening range of media, starring in television, theater, motion pictures, animation, and video. Don’t miss the chance to see this legend and her timeless characters, from Ernestine to Mrs. Beasley to Edith

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Film Focus: The Muppet Christmas Carol

December 17, 2017 at 3:00 pm

The family holiday classic starring Michael Caine puts a madcap Muppets spin on Dickens’ timeless tale. Tickets are $10.

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Film Focus: Mary Poppins

January 7, 2018 at 3:00 pm

One of Julie Andrews’ signature roles, the heartwarming film about a magical nanny who uses song and a spoonful of
adventure to bring a family closer together. Tickets are $7.

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L.A. Theatreworks’ The Mountaintop

January 13, 2018 at 7:30 pm

On April 4th, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated outside of his room at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. What happened inside room 306 on the evening of April 3rd is the stirring subject of The Mountaintop. Winner of the prestigious Olivier Award for Best New Play, The Mountaintop is rife

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The Velveteen Rabbit, Reborn

January 27, 2018 at 1:00 pm

A re-imagining of one of America’s favorite storybooks. In this musical a young boy’s love and a little nursery magic help transform the Velveteen Rabbit from a favorite plaything into a real rabbit in this classic tale. Family-friendly! There will be two performances: one at 1:00 PM, and one

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