When it comes to Christmas at the Coeur d’Alene Resort, it’s all about family. Especially for actress and producer Ellen Travolta.
“This Is Our Youth” opens Friday and runs through Dec. 8 in the Firth J. Chew Studio Theatre.
“Phantasm” is getting bigger. Silverwood Theme Park magician Nick Norton, along with his wife and assistant, Amanda Norton, and Isaiah Daniels will take over the stage at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox on Wednesday.
The spectacle of “Miss Saigon” is still spectacular. The tragedy is still tragic. And a show that has been controversial since its debut 30 years ago remains problematic despite excellent staging and performances from a talented cast.
In the mid-1980s, legendary playwright Neil Simon did something unusual. He took one of his best-known works, “The Odd Couple,” and adapted it for female leads.
“The Threepenny Opera” opens Friday and runs through Nov. 3 at Stage Left Theater.
Tickets for symphony and Fox subscribers are available beginning Thursday at 10 a.m., and tickets for the general public go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.
In keeping with past practice, the Travolta holiday show will features songs, stories and laughter. Some of the stories will comes from Travolta family lore. Others will be be provided by the people of the Inland Northwest.
Actor Mike Wiley will make his West Coast debut with a production of “Dar He” at the Myrtle Woldson Performing Arts Center at Gonzaga University.
“The Book of Will” opens Friday and runs through Oct. 20 in Spokane Civic Theatre’s Firth J. Chew Studio Theatre.
Comedy shows are happening practically every night this week.
“Matilda: The Musical,” reviewed Sept. 14, continues through Oct. 13 at Spokane Civic Theatre.
The legend of the mighty Ganges River will come to life through music and dance when the South Asia Cultural Association presents “Ardha Nareeshwara” on Sept. 28 at Bing Crosby Theater.
Ignite! Community Theatre, Spokane Civic Theatre, Lake City Playhouse and Red Bird Theater will produce “See How They Run,” “Matilda: The Musical,” “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” and “Into the Woods,” respectively.
The production will feature performances of “Airs,” set to music by George Frideric Handel; “Piazzola Caldera,” with music by Astor Piazzolla; and “Esplanade,” set to violin concertos by Johann Sebastian Bach.