This Week in Arts: Weekly Roundup (2/15)

Musicals, dramas, modern romance, and the occasional murder mystery — there’s a lot of theatre around town to satisfy any taste. Here’s what’s on this week. 

Ticketing links for most shows can be found on the Performance Calendar page.



Openings & Short Runs   


The 5th Avenue Theatre: Into the Woods  (in previews, opens 2/17, closing 3/5). In Downtown Seattle.

SecondStory Rep: The Revolutionists  (preview 2/16, opens 2/17, closing 3/5). In Redmond.

Rainy Day Artistic Collective: Hamlet  (opens 2/17, closing 2/26). Online only.

Vashon Repertory Theatre: Sweeney Todd  (opens 2/17, closing 2/26). On Vashon Island.

Renton Civic Theatre: A Day in Hollywood & A Night in Ukraine  (opens 2/17, closing 3/4). In Renton.

Seattle Children’s Theatre: Carmela Full of Wishes  (opens 2/17, closing 3/12). At the Seattle Center.

Olympic Ballet Theatre: Debuts @ Edmonds Center for the Arts  (performs 2/18-19 only). In Edmonds.



Closing Soon


Strawberry Theatre Workshop: Gloria – A Life @ 12th Avenue Arts  (closing 2/18). In Seattle (Capitol Hill).

ArtsWest: An Endless Shift  (closing 2/19). In West Seattle.

Centerstage Theatre: The Hatmaker’s Wife  (closing 2/19). In Federal Way.

HEART Repertory Theatre: Silent Sky @ Sammamish Valley Grange  (closing 2/19). In Woodinville.

Seattle Public Theater: This Bitter Earth  (closing 2/19). In Seattle (Green Lake).

Valley Center Stage: I and You  (closing 2/19). In North Bend.

Village Theatre Beta Series: Miss Step  (closing 2/19). In Issaquah.



Continuing Runs 


Intiman Theatre & The Williams Project: The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window @ Erickson Theatre  (closing 2/25). In Seattle (Capitol Hill).

Bremerton Community Theatre: Three Sisters  (closing 2/26). In Bremerton.

Key City Public Theatre: The People Downstairs  (closing 2/26). In Port Townsend.

The Phoenix Theatre: Chemical Imbalance – A Jekyll and Hyde Play  (closing 2/26). In Edmonds.

Seattle Rep: Metamorphoses  (closing 2/26). At the Seattle Center (Mercer St. side).

Taproot Theatre: A Woman of No Importance  (extended, now closing 3/4). In Seattle (Greenwood).

Book-It Repertory Theatre: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd  (closing 3/5). At the Seattle Center.

Burien Actors Theatre: On the Market @ Kennedy Catholic High School Theatre  (closing 3/5). In Burien.

Teatro ZinZanni: Coming Home @ Herban Feast (closing 3/12). In Seattle (SoDo).

Village Theatre: Sense and Sensibility (closing 3/12, followed by Everett run). In Issaquah.

Can Can Culinary Cabaret: House of Hearts  (closing 3/26). In Seattle (Pike Place Market).


The Roundup is a weekly (ish) feature. For this month’s shows by day, with ticketing info and links, see the Performance Calendar.

Want to plan your show schedule further out? See NWT’s list of 2023 shows announced so far, which will be updated frequently as season lineups unfold.

Chase D. Anderson is Editor & Producer of NWTheatre.org.