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Washington Center Main Stage

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.


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July 2018
Thursday, July 26 At 5:30 pm

CENTER Stage Awards & Gala

Online registration has closed. Please contact the development office at 360-753-8585 with questions.   The Washington Center celebrates arts and culture in our community with a premiere fundraising event on Thursday, July 26. This elegant…

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October 2018
Tuesday, October 2 At 7:30 pm

Stephen Stills & Judy Collins

This event is currently sold out. Contact our box office at (360) 753-8586 for information about our waiting list! 50 years ago, singer-songwriter Stephen Stills met singer-songwriter Judy Collins, known for her piercing ocean blue…

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Thursday, October 4 At 7:30 pm

Shoshana Bean – Spectrum: Soulful Standards

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Shoshana Bean’s powerhouse…

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Sunday, October 7 At 2:00 pm

The Great American Songbook

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Bring the whole…

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Thursday, October 11 At 7:30 pm

Keb’ Mo’ Solo

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Singer-songwriter and guitarist…

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Tuesday, October 16 At 7:30 pm

National Geographic Live: Photographer Vincent J. Musi

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! With his trademark…

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Thursday, October 25 At 7:30 pm

BodyVox

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Blood red is…

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Saturday, October 27 At 7:30 pm

Puddles Pity Party

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! The ‘Sad Clown…

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November 2018
Saturday, November 3 At 7:30 pm

Capitol Steps

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! They’re back! Enjoy…

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Thursday, November 15 At 7:30 pm

Seattle International Comedy Competition

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Laugh your night…

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Wednesday, November 21 At 7:30 pm

Estas Tonne: Breath of Sound World Tour

As a modern-day Troubadour Estas Tonne travels countless places and finds himself in several cultural references without identifying himself with a single nation or country, rather with the cultural richness of the world. His music…

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Sunday, November 25 At 5:00 pm

The Greatest Showman Sing-Along

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Join us for…

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January 2019
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Six Appeal

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! You may remember…

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019 At 7:30 pm

The Wizard of Oz

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! This cherished tale,…

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Saturday, January 26, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Conversations with Richard Louv

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! The Pacific Education…

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February 2019
Thursday, February 7, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Golden Dragon Acrobats

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! World-renowned impresario Danny…

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Thursday, February 14, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Best of Seattle Stand Up

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Whether you’re in…

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Sunday, February 17, 2019 At 2:00 pm

Silent Movie Series: Clash of the Wolves

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Curated by the…

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Sunday, February 24, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy: Visions from Cape Breton and Beyond

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Master fiddlers Natalie…

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Kinky Boots

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Kinky Boots is…

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March 2019
Sunday, March 10, 2019 At 2:00 pm

Pinkalicious The Musical

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Book by Elizabeth…

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Friday, March 15, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Ladies of Laughter

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Ladies of Laughter…

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Sunday, March 24, 2019 At 5:00 pm

Seven Things I’ve Learned: An Evening with Ira Glass

  Don’t miss this singular opportunity to see a master at work! Ira Glass is the creator, producer and host of This American Life, the iconic weekly public radio program with millions of listeners around…

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Thursday, March 28, 2019 At 7:30 pm

National Geographic Live: Photographer Thomas Peschak

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! To Thomas Peschak,…

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Friday, March 29, 2019 At 7:00 pm

Up with People

North Thurston Kiwanis Club presents Up with People’s newest production, Live on Tour. The performance focuses on our shared hopes for a better tomorrow and includes high energy international songs and dances, entertaining pop medleys,…

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Saturday, March 30, 2019 At 7:00 pm

Up with People

North Thurston Kiwanis Club presents Up with People’s newest production, Live on Tour. The performance focuses on our shared hopes for a better tomorrow and includes high energy international songs and dances, entertaining pop medleys,…

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April 2019
Saturday, April 6, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Piano Battle

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Part classical recital,…

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Sunday, April 7, 2019 At 2:00 pm

Silent Movie Seires: Three Wagging Tales

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Curated by the…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019 At 7:30 pm

New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players: The Mikado

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Join us on…

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May 2019
Saturday, May 4, 2019 At 7:30 pm

God Is A Scottish Drag Queen 2: The Second Coming

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! Dressed in your…

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Thursday, May 16, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Taimane Gardner

This event is now available for season subscribers! Click here to find out more about our subscription process. Looking for tickets to individual events? Single ticket sales start August 14 at noon! From Bach to…

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Saturday, May 25, 2019 At 7:30 pm

Bach’s Complete Cello Suites

  The six cello suites of Johann Sebastian Bach are considered the Baroque composer’s most iconic set of chamber music. However, performing them in one marathon session is a bold and challenging feat for any…

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June 2019
Thursday, June 6, 2019 At 7:00 pm

Wonderful Wurlitzer

Once again the talented Sharon Stearnes returns to make the Mighty Andy Crow Wurlitzer Organ ring out with some of your favorite tunes! This free organ concert is a great way to spend an evening,…

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