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October 2018

DISNEY MUSICALS IN SCHOOLS: ALUMNI SCHOOL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

October 2018
Exact dates, times + location TBA
Private Event


Participating Alumni school team members (educators, school staff, volunteers) will gain skills to continue building their own successful and sustainable theatre arts programs for their schools. A series of master class workshops will be facilitated by Teaching Artists, guest artists, and local educators with backgrounds and skills in musical theater teaching and producing. Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

 


DANCE FOR PD®

Dance for PD® are dance classes for individuals with Parkinson's disease and their care partners. Click here for more information on the Dance for PD® program. ALL CLASSES ARE FREE!

LYNNWOOD CLASS
Fall Session: September 10 - October 29, 2018
Mondays, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
At 5026 196th St SW, Lynnwood, WA 98036

DES MOINES CLASS
Fall Session: September 10 - October 29, 2018
Mondays, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
At Des Moines Senior Center: 2045 S. 216th St. Des Moines, WA 98198

MERCER ISLAND CLASS
Fall Session: September 5 - October 24, 2018
Wednesdays, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
At 8236 SE 24th St, Mercer Island

SEATTLE CLASS
Fall Session: September 6 - October 25, 2018
Thursdays, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
At Garfield Community Center: 2323 E. Cherry St., Seattle, WA 98122

KIRKLAND CLASS
Fall Session: September 8 - November 10, 2018 (no class 10/20 or 11/3)
Saturdays, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
At Peter Kirk Community Center: 352 Kirkland Avenue, Kirkland WA 98033

 


STG + STARBUCKS UP NEXT OCTOBER 2018 SERIES

Starbucks and STG are proud to be long time partners. And because every young performer needs a stage to hone their skills, Starbucks is pleased to welcome STG aspiring musicians into their evening stores multiple times a year as part of the Up Next series. These up and coming artists have participated in STG’s Songwriters Lab and More Music @ The Moore programs. All performances are free and open to the public. Food & beverage available for purchase.

Thursday, October 18: Maddy Wyse
Alki Ave Starbucks, 2742 Alki Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116

Thursday, October 25, 2018: Sophia Cohen & Sophia Strauss
Starbucks Reserve Roastery and Tasting Room, 1124 Pike St, Seattle, WA 98101

 


SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR: BEYOND THE CURTAIN

Nelson Mandela's South Africa, Apartheid and Post-Apartheid
Friday, October 19, 2018
Private Event


Beyond the Curtain is an educational program inspired by the power that the arts have to conjure our imaginations. These pre-show discussions explore topics and themes related to select STG performing arts season performances. Knowledgeable guest speakers conduct thought-provoking conversation that expands and deepens your experience of the performance. Invitations are reserved for select Donors, Subscribers, and Paramount Club members. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to learn more about this program.

 


BARBER SHOP CHRONICLES: POP-UP

Sunday, October 21, 2018
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, 104 17th Ave S in Seattle
FREE + all ages are welcome!


Seattle Theatre Group, Central District Forum for Arts & Ideas, and LANGSTON team up for a Barber Shop Chronicles pop-up experience! This kick-off party celebrates the special, upcoming engagement from the National Theatre and playwright Inua Ellams. Barber Shop Chronicles will be live at The Moore Theatre, November 1-3, 2018. Join us at this special pop-up and meet cast members from the National Theatre's Barber Shop Chronicles! Free line-ups provided by local barbers. Featuring sounds by DJ Mixtycal and additional special guests. Free bites and refreshments.

Barber Shop Chronicles is a heart-warming, hilarious and insightful new play, set in Johannesburg, Harare, Kampala, Lagos, Accra and London. The performance invites the audience into a uniquely masculine environment where the banter may be barbed, but the truth always telling.

 


ON YOUR FEET!: BEYOND THE CURTAIN

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Private Event


The purpose of this program is to further engage patrons in a way that will deepen their theatre experience and knowledge. Beyond the Curtain emphasizes that art is both thought-provoking and emotional. STG believes that discussing the themes prevalent in a show will make the impact of the production that much more powerful. Click here to learn more.

 


ON YOUR FEET!: PRIVATE MASTER CLASS

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Private Event


Dance students will interact and dance with company members from On Your Feet! This session will be led by company members Jeremy Adam Rey and Maria Rodriguez. All students will attend a performance of On Your Feet!

 


ON YOUR FEET!: MASTER CLASS

Friday, October 26, 2018
10:00 - 11:30 am
Westlake Dance Center, 14713 Bothell Way NE in Seattle
$15.00 (scholarships available)
RSVP here - link coming soon!


Join us for a dance master class with the cast from On Your Feet! Class will be led by Skizzo Arnedillo and Assistant Dance Captain, Ilda Mason. They will be teaching two segments from the show. The style for the classes will be Latin/Salsa-influence. All levels welcomed.

 



November 2018

10TH ANNUAL GLOBAL PARTY

Friday, November 9, 2018
The Moore Theatre

11:00 am Youth Matinee - RSVP Here!
Grades 3 - 12
$8.00 / $5.00

7:30 pm Public Performance - on sale now!


Global Party is a high-energy performance of cultural and contemporary dance and music. The performance features young artist and community members from the Northwest region in celebration of rich cultural traditions from around the world. A not-to-be missed experience for all ages. Think Global, Celebrate Local!

 


BLACK VIOLIN: SPECIAL PERFORMANCE BY SEATTLE COLLABORATIVE ORCHESTEA

Thursday, November 15, 2018
7:30 pm
The Paramount Theatre
$31.00 - $71.00 - on sale now!


Youth performers from Seattle Collaborative Orchestra will join Black Violin on the Paramount stage. This rare opportunity provides youth from the greater Seattle area professional performance experience and mentorship by these dynamic musicians.

 



December 2018

DISNEY'S THE LION KING: MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP

Saturday, December 8, 2018
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Westlake Dance Center, 14713 Bothell Way NE #101 in Seattle
Recommended for ages 14+
$13.00 - pre-register now!


STG's Broadway at Westlake is a workshop program presented by Seattle Theatre Group and Westlake Dance Center. Dancers are invited to take classes connected with Broadway shows being presented at the Paramount Theatre.

 


DISNEY'S THE LION KING: MATINEES

Thursday, December 13, 2018
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Thursday, December 27, 2018
The Paramount Theatre
Grades 1+
$34.00 - $109.00
Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 888.214.6856 for tickets!


More than 90 million people around the world have experienced the phenomenon of Disney’s THE LION KING, and now you can, too, when Seattle’s best-loved musical returns to The Paramount. Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, this landmark musical event brings together one of the most imaginative creative teams on Broadway. Tony Award®-winning director Julie Taymor brings to life a story filled with hope and adventure set against an amazing backdrop of stunning visuals. Disney's THE LION KING also features some of Broadway’s most recognizable music, crafted by Tony Award®-winning artists Elton John and Tim Rice. There is simply nothing else like Disney's THE LION KING.

 


DISNEY'S THE LION KING: BEYOND THE CURTAIN

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Private Event


The purpose of this program is to further engage patrons in a way that will deepen their theatre experience and knowledge. Beyond the Curtain emphasizes that art is both thought-provoking and emotional. STG believes that discussing the themes prevalent in a show will make the impact of the production that much more powerful. Click here to learn more.

 



January 2019

DEAR EVAN HANSEN: MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP

Saturday, January 12, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Westlake Dance Center, 14713 Bothell Way NE #101 in Seattle
Recommended for ages 14+
$13.00 - pre-register now!


STG's Broadway at Westlake is a workshop program presented by Seattle Theatre Group and Westlake Dance Center. Dancers are invited to take classes connected with Broadway shows being presented at the Paramount Theatre.

 


DEAR EVAN HANSEN: BEYOND THE CURTAIN

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Private Event


The purpose of this program is to further engage patrons in a way that will deepen their theatre experience and knowledge. Beyond the Curtain emphasizes that art is both thought-provoking and emotional. STG believes that discussing the themes prevalent in a show will make the impact of the production that much more powerful. Click here to learn more.

 


DEAR EVAN HANSEN: MATINEE

Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 1:00 pm
The Paramount Theatre
Title I Middle / High Schools
Registration link coming soon!


Winner of 6 Tony Awards® including Best Musical, DEAR EVAN HANSEN is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it. The Washington Post calls DEAR EVAN HANSEN “one of the most remarkable shows in musical theater history.”

 



February 2019

SILENT MOVIE MONDAYS: MATINEE

Monday, February 11, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Paramount Theatre
Grades 3 - 12
FREE - RSVP here!


Step back in time to the 1920s at the historic Paramount Theatre! Hear The Paramount’s Mighty Wurlitzer Organ,
view a short silent film, and learn about the music, history and theatre of the silent film era. Our House Organist will lead this one-hour lecture/demonstration. Email us for more information: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 



March 2019

CATS: MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP

Saturday, March 16, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Westlake Dance Center, 14713 Bothell Way NE #101 in Seattle
Recommended for ages 14+
$13.00 - pre-register now!


STG's Broadway at Westlake is a workshop program presented by Seattle Theatre Group and Westlake Dance Center. Dancers are invited to take classes connected with Broadway shows being presented at the Paramount Theatre.

 


DISNEY MUSICALS IN SCHOOLS: FINAL SHARE

Monday, March 18, 2019
12:00 - 1:10 pm
The Paramount Theatre
Grades K - 5
FREE - RSVP here!


Disney Musicals in Schools through STG builds sustainable musical theater programs in under-resourced public elementary schools. The culminating Student Share is a special celebration of each participating school. All selected schools will come together at the Paramount Theatre to share one number from the musical they’ve been rehearsing at their school. Join us by supporting our community’s 3rd-5th grade students as they perform Disney!

 


18TH ANNUAL MORE MUSIC @ THE MOORE: MATINEE

Friday, March 22, 2019
11:00 am - 12:15 pm
The Moore Theatre
Grades 3 - College+
$8.00 / $5.00 - RSVP here!


STG’s 18th annual MORE MUSIC @ THE MOORE features exceptional young musicians mixing up diverse music styles. The performance celebrates the rich musical talent of youth in our community and provides musicians, regardless of what style they play, the opportunity to make music together. More Music @ The Moore will feature a variety of music styles and genres. Past performances have included jazz, hip hop, folk, classical, rock, world, pop, R&B, electronic, and more!

 


CATS: BEYOND THE CURTAIN

Wednesday, May 27, 2019
Private Event


The purpose of this program is to further engage patrons in a way that will deepen their theatre experience and knowledge. Beyond the Curtain emphasizes that art is both thought-provoking and emotional. STG believes that discussing the themes prevalent in a show will make the impact of the production that much more powerful. Click here to learn more.

 



April 2019

DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM: LECTURE / DEMONSTRATION

Friday, April 26, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Paramount Theatre
$8.00 / $5.00 - RSVP here!


Local school groups and youth are invited to a lecture demonstration with Dance Theatre of Harlem, featuring classical ballet and explanations of the basics of the dance technique. A Q&A with the audience is included.

 



May 2019

SCHOOL OF ROCK: MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP

Saturday, May 9, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Westlake Dance Center, 14713 Bothell Way NE #101 in Seattle
Recommended for ages 14+
$13.00 - pre-register now!


STG's Broadway at Westlake is a workshop program presented by Seattle Theatre Group and Westlake Dance Center. Dancers are invited to take classes connected with Broadway shows being presented at the Paramount Theatre.

 


SCHOOL OF ROCK: BEYOND THE CURTAIN

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Private Event


The purpose of this program is to further engage patrons in a way that will deepen their theatre experience and knowledge. Beyond the Curtain emphasizes that art is both thought-provoking and emotional. STG believes that discussing the themes prevalent in a show will make the impact of the production that much more powerful. Click here to learn more.

 



June 2019

WICKED: MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP

Saturday, June 1, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Westlake Dance Center, 14713 Bothell Way NE #101 in Seattle
Recommended for ages 14+
$13.00 - pre-register now!


STG's Broadway at Westlake is a workshop program presented by Seattle Theatre Group and Westlake Dance Center. Dancers are invited to take classes connected with Broadway shows being presented at the Paramount Theatre.

 


WICKED: BEYOND THE CURTAIN

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Private Event


The purpose of this program is to further engage patrons in a way that will deepen their theatre experience and knowledge. Beyond the Curtain emphasizes that art is both thought-provoking and emotional. STG believes that discussing the themes prevalent in a show will make the impact of the production that much more powerful. Click here to learn more.

 


WICKED: MATINEE

Thursday, June 13, 2019
The Paramount Theatre
Grades 2+
$41.25 - $118.00
Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 888.214.6856 for tickets!


From the first electrifying note to the final breathtaking moment, WICKED—the untold true story of the Witches of Oz—transfixes audiences with its wildly inventive story that USA Today cheers is “a complete triumph! An original musical that will make you laugh, cry, and think.”

 



July 2019

21ST ANNUAL DANCE THIS: MATINEES

Thursday, July 11, 2019
Friday, July 12, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
The Moore Theatre
All Ages
$7.00 - RSVP here!


DANCE This is STG's signature program which brings together youth and adult performers from diverse communities for collaboration and to share their culture through the art of dance. Celebrating 21 years of collaboration, performers get the unique opportunity to work with each other and with nationally recognized artists for an experience that makes lasting memories.

 


CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY: MUSICAL THEATER WORKSHOP

Saturday, July 20, 2019
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Westlake Dance Center, 14713 Bothell Way NE #101 in Seattle
Recommended for ages 14+
$13.00 - pre-register now!


STG's Broadway at Westlake is a workshop program presented by Seattle Theatre Group and Westlake Dance Center. Dancers are invited to take classes connected with Broadway shows being presented at the Paramount Theatre.

 



August 2019

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY: MATINEES

Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm
The Paramount Theatre
Grades 1+
$31.50 - $94.00
Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 888.214.6856 for tickets!


Roald Dahl's amazing tale is now Seattle’s golden ticket! It's the perfect recipe for a delectable treat: songs from the original film, including "Pure Imagination," "The Candy Man," and "I've Got a Golden Ticket," alongside a toe-tapping and ear-tickling new score from the songwriters of Hairspray. Get ready for Oompa-Loompas, incredible inventions, the great glass elevator, and more, more, more at this everlasting showstopper!

 


 

 

Ongoing Programs:

  • In-school Workshops and Residencies
    Interested in a hands-on arts experience for students at your school? STG offers residencies in cultural and contemporary dance and music with Northwest-based artists. Arts instruction is available to suit your school's interests and needs, varying from a one-time workshop to multiple-week residency. Activities are in line with the National Common Core Standards and are tailored to students' skill level and ages. Contact us to learn more: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Student Tours of the Historic Paramount, Moore and Neptune Theatres
    STG offers free tours of the historic Paramount and Moore Theatres for educators and students ages seven and up. Tour guides introduce students to theatre architecture, design, history and technical aspects. To schedule a student tour, click here.

  • Historic Tours of The Paramount, Moore and Neptune Theatres
    Seattle Theatre Group® gives the public a chance to learn more about the historic Paramount and Moore Theatres while giving them a glimpse behind the scenes. Free; once a month-The first Saturday of every month at 10am at The Paramount & the second Saturday of every month at 10am at The Moore Theatre. For more information, click here.

  • Theatre Access Program (TAP)
    STG annually provides thousands of tickets to performances at The Paramount and Moore Theatres to school groups, youth organizations, community centers, social service organizations, young artists and seniors who would otherwise be unable to afford the opportunity. To apply, click here (pdf).

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