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Tuesday, January 15, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Bob Saget returning to Spokane Comedy Club in January

Tickets are on sale now for Saget’s four shows at the Spokane Comedy Club, Jan. 25 and 26.

‘Finding Neverland’: Actor Jeff Sullivan had to grow up before he discovered the boy who wouldn’t

The film “Finding Neverland” told the based-on-fact story of how J.M. Barrie befriended the Llewelyn Davies family, and how they inspired the creation of Peter, Tinkerbell, Captain Hook and the …

Civic explores difference between choice and destiny in ‘Constellations’

“Constellations,” directed by Pamela Kingsley, opens Friday at Spokane Civic Theatre and runs through Dec. 2.

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 12:53 p.m.

First love at Second City: Famed comedy troupe brings touring show to Spokane

The Second City National Touring Company is bringing its “best of” show to Spokane on Wednesday for an evening of sketch comedy, improv and a whole lot of laughs.

Lilac City Comicon adds actor/comedian Chris Kattan to 2019 schedule

Kattan is scheduled to appear both days of the convention, June 1-2 at the Spokane Convention Center.

Moscow Community Theater flips the script with casting in ‘The Foreigner’

Moscow Community Theater showcases their production of Larry Shue’s “The Foreigner” this weekend at the Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre.

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 1:30 p.m.

Eddie Ifft will test new material at Spokane Comedy Club with eye to new hourlong special

As he develops his latest comedy hour, “Walking On Eggshells,” comedian Eddie Ifft is making his way across the United States entertaining fans and experimenting with new material.

Comedian Whitney Cummings to unveil new special at Spokane Comedy Club

Whitney Cummings will headline the Spokane Comedy Club on Nov. 8-10.

It’s showtime: Spokane-born Sophia Anne Caruso begins her journey in Broadway-bound ‘Beetlejuice’

In 2019, Sophia Anne Caruso will get to check off another box on her to-do list: Playing the female lead in a big new Broadway musical.

Dave Attell’s comedy continues to evolve with times

Dave Attell visits the Spokane Comedy Club Friday and Saturday night.

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018, 4:54 p.m.

Baking up laughs: Tom Papa brings his styling to the Bing Crosby Theater

Comedian Tom Papa brings his life and travel themed comedy hour to the Bing Crosby Theater this weekend.

NIC theater students going outside the ordinary

Undergraduate theater students of North Idaho College are taking a wild trip into minimalism and the dramatic absurd this weekend.

Lake City Playhouse’s ‘Cheaper by the Dozen’ a true family affair

The play, directed by Shea King, opens Friday and runs through Nov. 4.

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 1:40 p.m.

‘42nd Street’ taps its way from Broadway to Coeur d’Alene

Aspire Community Theater presents “42nd Street” at the Kroc Center in Coeur d’Alene

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 9:06 a.m.

Civic Theatre presents staged reading of ‘The Crucible’

The staged reading will be performed Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Tickets on sale for Travolta holiday show at Coeur d’Alene Resort

This year, Ellen Travolta and her sister, Margaret, will read stories about toys submitted by fans from all over the region. They started the storytelling project with last year’s show, …

Figure skater Annee Magee returns to second home with Disney on Ice

Annee Magee, former Lilac City Skating Club member, returns to Spokane with “Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream”

Cirque de la Symphonie returns to Spokane

Morihiko Nakahara conducts the “Cirque de la Symphonie” in SSO season’s first pops concert.

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 11, 2018, 6:01 p.m.

With ‘Closing It Up,’ playwright and actress Molly Allen explores the funny side of dysfunctional families

KZZU’s Molly Allen writes and stars in the new family comedy on stage this weekend at Stage Left.

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 10:50 a.m.

Internationally known magician David DaVinci returns to Spokane for hometown show

DaVinci’s collection of tricks and thrills, plus a menagerie of exotic birds, has taken him to more than 50 countries on six continents.

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 4:37 p.m.

National Teacher of the Year Mandy Manning, entrepreneur Robbi Anthony among TEDxSpokane speakers

The event will also feature Power 2 the Poetry’s Bethany Montgomery, the Spokane Interfaith Council’s Skyler Oberst, among others.

Comedian Jim Gaffigan coming to Spokane Arena in April

Gaffigan is known for “The Jim Gaffigan Show,” multiple standup specials and guest appearances on TV and film.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 3:31 p.m.

Recycled Percussion brings Vegas show to Spokane

After performing more than 100 shows on their China Tour, “America’s Got Talent” all-star group Recycled Percussion is coming to the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox tomorrow night.

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 30, 2018, 1:38 p.m.

A little older and a little wider, as she calls herself, comedian Julia Sweeney came back home to take Spokane stage

Sure, not every member in the audience of Julia Sweeney’s “Older and Wider,” which she performed Friday at the Bing Crosby Theater, had experience as a parent or a spouse.

Coming Back: Spokane’s favorite daughter, Julia Sweeney, brings her one-woman show to town

After 10 years away from Hollywood, Julia Sweeney decided to mount a comeback. So far, so good.

Review: Civic’s ‘Bug’ makes audiences question what’s real

The set of “Bug” alone was likely enough to make the audience feel a little dirty. The story, from actor/playwright Tracy Letts, centers on a cocktail waitress, a war veteran …

‘America’s Got Talent’ finalist Samuel J. Comroe stops by Spokane Comedy Club

Comroe’s first show is sold out, but he added a second performance at 9:45 p.m.

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 7:59 p.m.

Review: At last, opera finds a home at the Fox and ‘Figaro’ an apt selection

The plot of Mozart’s “The Marriage of Figaro” is both silly and sinister. Its characters are at once charming and threatening. Its outcome is both improbable and inevitable. Everywhere in …

Sweeney has free advice for Spokane students

SNL Comedian Julia Sweeney to lead a student comedy workshop at G Prep

Tracy Letts’ ‘Bug’ right at home in Spokane Civic Theatre’s studio theater

“Bug,” directed by Marianne McLaughlin, opens Friday and runs through Oct. 14.