Enjoy happy hour today in the Pantages Theater lobby from 5-7 p.m. to kick off Broadway Center's new season. Watch videos of upcoming shows, enjoy happy hour specials on beer and wine, and meet fellow performing arts lovers. Plus, purchase the best possible seats for the shows you want directly from the Center's friendly box office staff until 7:30 p.m. This is going to be a really fun time, so invite friends, and don’t forget to RSVP: http://bit.ly/1314preview.Read More
The Daily Mash-Up
You've heard the rumors and now it's confirmed: Pearl Jam is hitting the road later this year. The second leg of the band's forthcoming tour will wrap up in Seattle on Dec. 6 with tickets going on sale at 10 a.m. On July 27. If you're a member of Pearl Jam Ten Club, however, you can buy them now by going to www.pearljam.com.Read More
The annual Tacoma Pride festival will showcase lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender culture with six days of music, movies, comedy and other festivities beginning July 12 at Broadway Center; and organizers are finding lots more to celebrate this year following the legalization of same-sex marriage in Washington last November and the… Read More
Runner's up from MTV's “America's Best Dance Crew – Season 8” are coming to D.A.S.H. Center on July 12. Join members of 8 FLAVAHZ as they share their skills with dancers here in the Northwest. Charlize Glass and Angel Gibbs will teach a class perfect for the beginning hip hop dancer, while Jaira Miller and Kaelynn (Kay Kay) Gobert-Haris will both teach a more intermediate/advanced class. Come out, dance and support D.A.S.H.! Register at https://www.wepay.com/events/cu-tacoma-8-flavahz-71213.
Slash has his iconic top hat. Stevie Nicks won't step onstage without her shawls. And you can bet Paula Poundstone will be rocking a tie as she headlines Pantages Theater on July 12, a kickoff concert for Tacoma Pride. We ran a related Q & A in this week's edition, but we thought Poundstone's fans might also get a kick out of hearing her trace the origins of her androgynous aesthetic.Read More