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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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April 2019

Sunday, April 21 At 10:00 am

Easter @ The Washington Center

Easter with Reality Church Sunday, April 21st Lobby doors open at 9:00 AM for coffee and snacks Auditorium doors open at 9:30 for seating Service starts at 10:00 AM All are welcome to join us…

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Saturday, April 27 At 6:00 pm

Rise Up: The Hamilton Tribute Band

  Don’t throw away your shot to see Rise Up: The Hamilton Tribute Band! Rise Up is an ensemble of top Seattle vocalists and musicians that perform the amazing music of Hamilton. Hamilton is a…

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Sunday, April 28 At 7:00 pm

Olympia Symphony Orchestra: A Cast of Characters

  Huw Edwards, Music Director & Conductor Bizet: March of the Toreadors from Carmen Ravel: Mother Goose, complete ballet Prokofiev: Symphonic Suite, Lieutenant Kije Offenbach: Overture to Orpheus in the Underworld   "A cast of…

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May 2019

Saturday, May 4 At 7:30 pm

God Is A Scottish Drag Queen 2: The Second Coming

  Dressed in your favorite floral power suit, God descends once more to skewer everything from the platypus to Pocahontas in a hilarious sequel 2,000 years in the making! Ever ready with a witty opinion,…

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Friday, May 10 At 7:30 pm

Ballet Northwest’s Don Quixote

  Premiered by Ballet Northwest in 2015, this Spanish-themed ballet is fun for the whole family, featuring toreadors, gypsies, and the young couple in love, Kitri, and Basilio. This comic-filled ballet includes beautiful sets and…

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Saturday, May 11 At 2:00 pm

Ballet Northwest’s Don Quixote

  Premiered by Ballet Northwest in 2015, this Spanish-themed ballet is fun for the whole family, featuring toreadors, gypsies, and the young couple in love, Kitri, and Basilio. This comic-filled ballet includes beautiful sets and…

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Sunday, May 12 At 2:00 pm

Ballet Northwest’s Don Quixote

  Premiered by Ballet Northwest in 2015, this Spanish-themed ballet is fun for the whole family, featuring toreadors, gypsies, and the young couple in love, Kitri, and Basilio. This comic-filled ballet includes beautiful sets and…

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Thursday, May 16 At 7:30 pm

Taimane

  From Bach to rock, flamenco infernos to tribal hymns, ukulele virtuoso Taimane will captivate you! A prodigy with a contagious zest for performing, she honed her showmanship and stagecraft at age 13 with mentor…

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Friday, May 17 At 7:00 pm

A Tribute to the Music of Natalie Cole

One cannot forget the smooth jazz vocals, beauty, charm, and grace of Natalie Cole. On Friday, May 17, 7 pm welcome to the Washington Center stage Doris Clark and Jazz Senators for a Tribute to the…

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Sunday, May 19 At 4:00 pm

SOGO Spring Concert

  Welcome to the podium Music Director and Conductor Cameron May for his season debut with the Student Orchestras of Greater Olympia. Mr. May has chosen a program for the Conservatory Orchestra with a wide…

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Saturday, May 25 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

Wednesday, June 5 At 7:00 pm

New Market Skills Center Graduation

Graduation/Commencement Ceremony for Students receiving a diploma from the New Market Skills Center. This event will honor their achievement and success.

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Thursday, June 6 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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Friday, June 7 At 8:00 pm

Baurice Nelson presents: HaHaPalooza Comedy Showcase

  Kick off of an annual comedy showcase event featuring an amazing line up of up and coming to seasoned comedians! Premier Show June 7 features: DWIGHT SLADE Comedian Dwight Slade has the privilege of…

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Saturday, June 15 At 7:30 pm

Torch Songs: Songs of Love

More than any other popular music, torch songs delve deeply into affairs of the heart-both to celebrate and to lament romance: Many torch songs are sultry, slow-burning ballads, and nearly all mix the sensuous with…

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Saturday, June 29 At 10:00 am

2019 Bridgeman Health Solutions NPC Tanji Johnson Classic

2019 Bridgeman Health Solutions NPC Tanji Johnson Classic. A tremendous showcase of Fitness, Figure, Bodybuilding, Physique and Bikini Athletes.

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July 2019

Thursday, July 25 At 5:30 pm

2019 CENTER Stage Awards & Gala

  The Washington Center celebrates arts and culture in our community with a premiere fundraising event on Thursday, July 25. This elegant evening begins with a cocktail hour at 5:30 pm and includes dinner, live…

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