Performances

 
 

September 2014

  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Fee Free Labor Day Weekend

    September 1, 8:00PM
    September 2, 8:00PM
    Buy tickets with no service fee all weekend! Use promo code FEEFREEFRIDAY online, in person, or by phone at 425.893.9900.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center and Jet City Improv presents...

    Twisted Flicks: Plan 9 From Outer Space

    September 5, 8:00PM
    Get ready for a Twisted Flicks take on one of the worst films of all time: Plan 9 from Outer Space, directed by Ed Wood. Jet City Improv’s Twisted Flicks is a hilarious live movie re-dubbing experience that merges improv comedy with classic B movies.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center, KEXP, and the PNW Chapter of the GRAMMYs presents...

    FM Collective featuring Ken Stringfellow of the Posies

    September 6, 8:00PM
    Opening Night: a killer evening of indie rock for a cause! Celebrate FM Collective's debut CD featuring members of Seattle's best indie bands and musicians including Ken Stringfellow of the Posies, Gabriel Mintz, and HOLLY in a concert to benefit MusiCares, a GRAMMY Foundation charity.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Downtown Kirkland Wine Walk

    September 18, 6:00PM
    We are hosting an exciting new event: the Downtown Kirkland Wine Walk! This 21+ event will bring you on a wine adventure of local wineries at downtown Kirkland businesses.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    The Sarod Project

    September 20, 8:00PM
    Indian Classical musicians Amjad Ali Khan, Amaan Ali Khan, and Ayaan Ali Khan present a show highlighting the beauty of the sarod.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Manhattan Short Film Festival

    September 27, 7:00PM, 9:30PM
    September 28, 2:00PM, 4:30PM
    An exciting annual film festival introducing the best short films from around the globe, and the audience picks the winners!
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  • Jim French Productions presents...

    Imagination Theater - September 2014

    September 29, 7:30PM
    America's premiere radio drama series featuring the stories of Sherlock Holmes and Harry Niles, recorded live at KPC.
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October 2014

  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends

    October 4, 8:00PM
    Singer-songwriter LeRoy Bell’s soulful voice captivates you with rock, blues, and soul.
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  • Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents...

    Basie Bash: SRJO Celebrates Twenty Years

    October 5, 2:00PM
    Seattle's premier large jazz ensemble goes back to its roots and celebrates its 20th Anniversary with a concert of all things Basie.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    John McCutcheon

    October 10, 7:30PM
    Folk music's Renaissance man, John McCutcheon, is a master instrumentalist, evocative singer-songwriter, storyteller, and activist.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Annual Auction & Gala: An Affair for the Arts

    October 18, 6:00PM
    Join us for KPC's Annual Auction and Gala, An Affair for the Arts, at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue. Tickets include a cocktail reception and hors d'oeuvres, a silent and live Auction, and a three-course dinner with fine wines.
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  • Keith Highlanders Pipe Band presents...

    Keith Highlanders Pipe Band

    October 17, 7:30PM
    October 18, 7:30PM
    Enjoy the best of traditional Scottish piping, drumming and Highland dancing from the most successful pipe band in the Puget Sound area.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Sphinx Virtuosi

    October 19, 3:00PM
    The 18-member chamber orchestra of the nation's top African-American and Latino classical musicians present a diverse repertoire including Bach and Piazzolla.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Richard Thompson Solo Acoustic

    October 24, 7:30PM
    Grammy nominated musician Richard Thompson defies genres as a virtuoso of both acoustic and electric guitar.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Maria Doyle Kennedy

    October 25, 8:00PM
    One of Ireland’s best singers, Maria Doyle Kennedy’s passionate voice brings Irish folk music to a new level. Also an acclaimed actress, she stars on Orphan Black and Downton Abbey.
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  • Washington Wind Symphony presents...

    Washington Wind Symphony: From Russia with Love

    October 26, 2:00PM
    Join the Eastside's premier 45-piece wind ensemble as they celebrate their 29th season, performing some of the most beautiful wind band music ever written.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Capitol Steps: How to Succeed In Congress Without Really Lying

    October 27, 7:30PM
    The Capitol Steps will perform How to Succeed In Congress Without Really Lying, a unique blend of musical and political comedy.
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November 2014

  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Hey Marseilles

    November 1, 8:00PM
    Using instruments ranging from guitar to accordion to cello, Seattle septet Hey Marseilles perform a unique combination of indie rock, folk, pop and chamber music.
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  • Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents...

    SRJO: Quincy and Ray on Jackson Street

    November 2, 2:00PM
    Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra visits Jackson Street where Ray Charles and Quincy Jones began their remarkable music careers in Seattle in the 1940s.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    The United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra

    November 3, 7:30PM
    With wry humor and witty singing, the United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra play a repertoire ranging from Robert Johnson to the Sex Pistols on just four strings.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Eric & Encarnación's Flamenco de Raiz: An Intimate Evening of Passion and Soul

    November 7, 8:00PM
    November 8, 8:00PM
    Eric & Encarnación, along with special guests, will present traditional and original compositions & dance numbers including new, unreleased songs, rooted in the deep tradition of Andalusia, Spain: the centuries old art form known as Flamenco.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    The Brothers Four

    November 14, 7:30PM
    November 15, 8:00PM
    Founded in Seattle, the Brothers Four are national icons of American Folk music. Their elegant harmonies blend flawlessly with traditional folk instrumentation.
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  • StoryBook Theater presents...

    Hansel and Gretel

    November 8, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    November 9, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    November 15, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    November 16, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    This well-known brother and sister duo decide to explore the woods without their parents’ permission and run into a sweetie of a Top Chef who delights and dabbles in the art of desserts.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Imagination Theater - November 2014

    November 17, 7:30PM
    America’s premiere radio drama series featuring the stories of Sherlock Holmes and Harry Niles, recorded live at KPC.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Uncle Bonsai

    November 22, 8:00PM
    Acoustic trio Uncle Bonsai incorporate elements of jazz, pop, Broadway, reggae, and classical music into a unique style of funny, very personal songs.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Seattle International Comedy Competition

    November 28, 8:00PM
    America’s biggest touring comedy festival, the Seattle International Comedy Competition brings 5 of the top comics from around the country to compete for top honors and a shot at cash and prizes.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Lanz, Tingstad, and Rumbel

    November 29, 8:00PM
    The Grammy Award winning new age trio plays classically inspired music from America, the British Isles, Asia and Spain.
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December 2014

  • International Ballet Theatre presents...

    The Nutcracker

    December 5, 7:30PM
    December 6, 2:00PM, 7:30PM
    December 7, 2:00PM
    IBT performs The Nutcracker, a spectacle of magic and wonder, embodying the spirit of Christmas in classical ballet.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Verbalists: Nothing But the Truth

    December 10, 7:30PM
    Laugh, cry, and cringe along with Seattle's best storytellers at a live music and personal storytelling show that celebrates the highlights and lowlifes of the holiday season. Recommended for ages 18 and up.
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  • StoryBook Theater presents...

    The Elves and the Toymaker

    December 13, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    December 14, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    A new holiday musical about the spirit of giving!
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  • Castle Art & Music presents...

    Geoffrey Castle's Celtic Christmas

    December 12, 8:00PM
    December 13, 8:00PM
    Celtic Christmas is a wonderful new holiday Northwest tradition. With a high energy stage show and special guests, Geoffrey Castle brings the joy and the magic of the holidays to KPC.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    KPC's Holiday Late Night

    December 19, 8:00PM, 10:30PM
    Hosted by David Hunter Koch, KPC’s Holiday Late Night show features fabulous drag queens, the Seattle Men’s Chorus group Captain Smartypants, and the Seattle Women's Chorus group Sensible Shoes. 18+ Show.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    KPC's Olde Time Holiday Show

    December 20, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    December 21, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    A holiday variety show blending singers, dancers, circus performers, illusionists, and Celtic Christmas favorites. Fun for the whole family!
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    KPC's Holiday Sing Along Featuring Groove for Thought

    December 20, 8:00PM
    Come sing along to your favorite holiday tunes with Groove for Thought, Hanz Araki and host David Hunter Koch.
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January 2015

  • Ara'Kus Productions presents...

    Aeterno Elementum: A Heavy Metal Opera

    January 16, 8:00PM
    January 17, 8:00PM
    January 24, 8:00PM
    January 25, 6:00PM
    A unique mix of orchestral heavy metal, operatic choral music, and spectacular theatrics to tell the story of a dying world reborn in fire...and hope.
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  • Washington Wind Symphony presents...

    Washington Wind Symphony: Carpe Diem

    January 18, 2:00PM
    Join the Eastside's premier 45-piece wind ensemble as they celebrate their 29th season, performing some of the most beautiful wind band music ever written.
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  • Jim French Productions presents...

    Imagination Theater - January 2015

    January 19, 7:30PM
    America’s premiere radio drama series featuring the stories of Sherlock Holmes and Harry Niles, recorded live at KPC.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Marc Cohn

    January 23, 7:30PM
    Grammy Award winner Marc Cohn, best known for the soulful ballad Walking in Memphis, is one of today’s best singer-songwriters.
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  • StoryBook Theater presents...

    Cinderella

    January 31, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    February 1, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    February 7, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    February 8, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    With the help of her zany, and ever-wise Fairy Godmother, a dancing, house-cleaning rag and some grass slippers, Cinderella and her plump pumpkin race to make her wish come true!
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February 2015

  • StoryBook Theater presents...

    Cinderella

    February 1, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    February 7, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    February 8, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    With the help of her zany, and ever-wise Fairy Godmother, a dancing, house-cleaning rag and some grass slippers, Cinderella and her plump pumpkin race to make her wish come true!
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Andre Feriante

    February 14, 8:00PM
    Andre Feriante returns to KPC for another romantic night of Spanish guitar for Valentine’s Day.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    New West Guitar Group: Big City

    February 21, 8:00PM
    Rooted in classic jazz, the acoustic-electric guitar trio also embraces folk, country, blues, rock and pop with their original compositions and classic covers.
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  • Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents...

    SRJO with Special Guest Anat Cohen

    February 22, 2:00PM
    Internationally celebrated clarinet phenom, Anat Cohen, joins the SRJO to present a world view of great jazz from New Orleans, to Latin America, Eastern Europe, Israel, and beyond.  
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March 2015

  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Jim Brickman: Love Around The Piano

    March 1, 3:00PM, 7:00PM
    America's most romantic pianist Jim Brickman has revolutionized the sound of solo piano.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Doktor Kaboom!: It's Just Rocket Science

    March 7, 11:00AM, 3:00PM
    Everyone’s favorite mad scientist, Doktor Kaboom! will make you laugh, learn, and blow stuff up. First-rate family entertainment!
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  • Castle Art & Music presents...

    Geoffrey Castle's St. Patrick's Celebration

    March 14, 8:00PM
    Geoffrey Castle's 10th Anniversary concert at KPC. Get your Irish on with his All-Star Band, special guests, and more. Slainte!
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  • Jim French Productions presents...

    Imagination Theater - March 2015

    March 16, 7:30PM
    Come celebrate Jim French's 1,000 show! America’s premiere radio drama series featuring the stories of Sherlock Holmes and Harry Niles, recorded live at KPC.
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  • Washington Wind Symphony presents...

    Washington Wind Symphony: Don't Try This At Home!

    March 22, 2:00PM
    Join the Eastside's premier 45-piece wind ensemble as they celebrate their 29th season, performing some of the most beautiful wind band music ever written.
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April 2015

  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Seattle Rock Orchestra: A Tribute to Led Zeppelin

    April 4, 8:00PM
    Seattle Rock Orchestra pays homage to Led Zeppelin, featuring symphonic interpretations of their searing blues-rock and Celtic inspired ballads.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    One Night of Queen Performed by Gary Mullen and the Works

    April 8, 8:00PM
    A phenomenal show that pays tribute to one of the greatest rock bands of all time. One Night of Queen recreates the music and theatrical stage shows made famous by Freddie Mercury.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    KPC Education: Stories Lived. Stories Live.

    April 11, 7:30PM
    A new KPC education program brings you Stories Lived. Stories Live. Local teens perform an original show based on their personal stories.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Creme Tangerine: Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Live

    April 17, 8:00PM
    April 18, 8:00PM
    Creme Tangerine brings the Beatle's transcendent album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band to life onstage, backed by a full symphony orchestra.
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  • Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents...

    Wycliffe Gordon: Master of the Trombone

    April 19, 2:00PM
    Wycliff Gordon joins Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra in a salute to great jazz trombonists, including Tommy Dorsey. Gordon, a contemporary jazz composer and trombonist extraordinaire, is an alum of Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and the Wynton Marsalis Septet.
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  • StoryBook Theater presents...

    The Ugly Duckling

    April 25, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    April 26, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    May 2, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    May 3, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    Bullied by family and friends for looking different, the Ugly Duckling decides to leave home for something better.
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May 2015

  • StoryBook Theater presents...

    The Ugly Duckling

    May 2, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    May 3, 11:00AM, 1:00PM, 3:00PM
    Bullied by family and friends for looking different, the Ugly Duckling decides to leave home for something better.
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  • Kirkland Performance Center presents...

    Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

    May 16, 8:00PM
    Master Scottish fiddler Alasdair Fraser and cellist Natalie Haas play classic Celtic works and lively jigs.
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  • Jim French Productions presents...

    Imagination Theater - May 2015

    May 18, 7:30PM
    America’s premiere radio drama series featuring the stories of Sherlock Holmes and Harry Niles, recorded live at KPC.
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  • Washington Wind Symphony presents...

    Washington Wind Symphony: Romance

    May 31, 2:00PM
    Join the Eastside's premier 45-piece wind ensemble as they celebrate their 29th season, performing some of the most beautiful wind band music ever written.
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June 2015

  • Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra presents...

    Mingus: Let my Children Hear Music

    June 21, 2:00PM
    Top selections by one of the most important composers in jazz, including selections from Mingus' epic 1971 album "Let My Children Hear Music" plus his popular "Haitian Fight Song" and "Better Get Hit in Your Soul."
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