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Washington Center Black Box Theater

512 Washington St. SE
Olympia, WA 98501 United States
360-753-8586

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The Washington Center for the Performing Arts is located in the heart of Downtown Olympia and is the premier venue for the Arts in the South Puget Sound. The entrance to the Black Box Theater is located through the far right doors as you face the venue.

November 2019

Friday, November 1 At 8:00 pm

Black Box Jazz: LaVon Hardison

LaVon Hardison sings jazz standards, originals, and her own eclectic and compelling arrangements of popular songs. Equally at home at jazz clubs, corporate events, private parties, and sacred settings, LaVon uses her background in musical…

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January 2020

Thursday, January 9, 2020 At 7:30 pm

Comedy in the Box: January

Set aside the cares of the week and enjoy the best evening of comedy Olympia has to offer. Washington Center’s Comedy in the Box brings regional and national comedians to our Black Box theater—a unique,…

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Friday, January 10, 2020 At 8:00 pm

Black Box Jazz: Greg Williamson

Greg Williamson is a jazz drummer, percussionist, composer, musical instigator, and keeper of the jazz flame.   Become a season subscriber today to receive up to 20% off this show!  Click here to choose your discount.…

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February 2020

Thursday, February 13, 2020 At 7:30 pm

Comedy in the Box: February

Set aside the cares of the week and enjoy the best evening of comedy Olympia has to offer. Washington Center’s Comedy in the Box brings regional and national comedians to our Black Box theater—a unique,…

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March 2020

Thursday, March 12, 2020 At 7:30 pm

Comedy in the Box: March

Set aside the cares of the week and enjoy the best evening of comedy Olympia has to offer. Washington Center’s Comedy in the Box brings regional and national comedians to our Black Box theater—a unique,…

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Friday, March 13, 2020 At 8:00 pm

Black Box Jazz: Mark Lewis

Mark Lewis is a well-traveled alto saxophonist and flutist who has created a vast and intensely stimulating body of music over the past four decades, and enlivened jazz scenes from Seattle and San Francisco to…

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Friday, March 20, 2020 At 7:30 pm

The Center Salon

This popular event is like nothing else in Olympia and will sell out fast! Our 5th annual Salon draws you in to an inner circle of poets, authors, musicians, and artists. 2020 features Jim Lynch,…

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April 2020

Thursday, April 23, 2020 At 7:30 pm

“Perk up, pianist!”

Award-winning concert pianist Sarah Hagen changes gears in this stand-up (or rather, sit-down!) piano-filled comedy. “Perk up, pianist!” is a uniquely charming music and storytelling experience that takes you deep inside the world of a…

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May 2020

Thursday, May 14, 2020 At 7:30 pm

Comedy in the Box: May

Set aside the cares of the week and enjoy the best evening of comedy Olympia has to offer. Washington Center’s Comedy in the Box brings regional and national comedians to our Black Box theater—a unique,…

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Friday, May 15, 2020 At 8:00 pm

Black Box Jazz: Kareem Kandi

Kareem is a versatile saxophonist and composer with strong roots in the traditions of jazz, blues, classical and funk, and has been performing throughout the U.S. and abroad for years, gaining attention from critics and…

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June 2020

Thursday, June 11, 2020 At 7:30 pm

Comedy in the Box: June

Set aside the cares of the week and enjoy the best evening of comedy Olympia has to offer. Washington Center’s Comedy in the Box brings regional and national comedians to our Black Box theater—a unique,…

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