Stories tagged: Stage
Wed., April 20, 2016, 12:05 p.m.
Tuesday’s opening of the musical “Tuck Everlasting” will cap a remarkably rich few years for shows based on young adult fiction, including “Matilda the Musical,” “War Horse,” “Aladdin” and “The …
Thu., March 31, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Eckart Preu is almost always behind a podium and in front of the orchestra during the Spokane Symphony’s Classics concerts. But this weekend, the conductor will be briefly putting down …
Thu., March 31, 2016
There’s a familiar face returning to the Inland Northwest theater scene. Yvonne A.K. Johnson, who was executive director of Spokane Civic Theatre for eight years before she was fired – …
Fri., March 25, 2016, 12:16 p.m.
It’s impossible to be sad when there is tap dancing. And if you need cheering up, head to “42nd Street.”
Thu., March 17, 2016, 4 p.m.
The show, set in 1933, centers on the backstage antics of “Pretty Lady,” the latest Broadway musical directed by Julian March (Matthew J. Taylor). Peggy Sawyer (Caitlin Ehlinger), a young …
Thu., March 17, 2016, 4 p.m.
Real-life stories form the basis for this evening of improv featuring Mark Robbins and friends
Mon., Feb. 29, 2016, 3:39 p.m.
“Little Women” as a musical provides an enjoyable evening of theater.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, 4 p.m.
Popular pig from Nick Jr. makes the leap from the small screen to the stage with touring production.
Thu., Feb. 25, 2016, noon
Louisa May Alcott’s “Little Women” was originally published in two volumes in the late 1860s, and not only was it an instant commercial success, but it represented a sea change …
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016, 5:26 p.m.
It’s been nearly 41 years since the last American helicopter lifted off from Saigon, yet the Vietnam War refuses to slink away gently into the pages of history. Which begs …
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 3:31 p.m.
Keith Dixon is returning to Louisiana to spend time with his family.
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 4 p.m.
Harper Lee’s classic novel “To Kill a Mockingbird” – and its now-somewhat sullied hero Atticus Finch – are heading to Broadway in a new adaptation written by Aaron Sorkin.
Thu., Feb. 11, 2016, 4 p.m.
Kevin James is the guy who got into magic as a kid, when he saw a show of what he realizes now was pretty standard material.
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 12:54 p.m.
Like an R-rated “Steel Magnolias,” Del Shores’ play “Sordid Lives,” which opened at Spokane Civic Theatre on Friday, explores love, death and familial dysfunction in a tight-knit Southern community. But …
Fri., Jan. 29, 2016, 3:48 p.m.
For all the crudeness and controversy, “The Book of Mormon” really is a sweet tale of misfits finding who they really are, and finding a community that embraces them regardless. …
Mon., Jan. 25, 2016, 10 a.m.
Inspired by real-life events, “All My Sons” centers on two families – friends, neighbors and colleagues – whose lives are undone by a selfish act. It’s a powerful piece of …
Sun., Jan. 24, 2016, 12:01 a.m.
The Modern Theater on Saturday night announced its lineup of plays for the 2016-17 season.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016, 7 p.m.
The award-winning musical, well known for pushing the boundaries of good taste and propriety, returns to Spokane as part of the Best of Broadway Series.
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016, noon
In the years following the Great Depression and World War II, America went about rebuilding and reinventing itself. The Kellers, the family at the center of Arthur Miller’s 1947 play …
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 4 p.m.
Trio of strong performances bring Christopher Hampton’s tale of sexual manipulation to live on Civic’s Main Stage.
Sat., Jan. 16, 2016, 10 a.m.
Civic Theatre kicks off 2016-17 year with ‘Beauty and the Beast.’
Thu., Jan. 14, 2016, 4 p.m.
The French aristocrats at the center of “Les Liaisons Dangereuses” (translation: “Dangerous Liaisons”) are as bored as they are vicious, and their idea of entertainment is to seduce young, impressionable …
Thu., Jan. 7, 2016, 7 p.m.
Steven Wright is a master of the non sequitur. The Emmy- and Grammy-nominated comedian, who performs at the Bing Crosby Theater on Friday, is known for his rumpled appearance and …
Fri., Aug. 9, 2013
ASHLAND, Ore. – The Oregon Shakespeare Festival began in the 1930s as a strictly Shakespeare summer event. Over the decades it has expanded and branched out into a three-stage, year-round, …
Fri., March 13, 2009
Two stars are coming to Spokane next week for the national tour of “Ain’t Misbehavin’ ”: Ruben Studdard and Frenchie Davis, both of “American Idol” fame. Yet even Studdard knows …