Woolworths Windows live art
One of the Woolworths Windows in downtown Tacoma comes literally alive this week as artist Priscilla Dobler completes her woven fiber installation with live performance. Dobler will be weaving in the window day and night until Friday this week, adding color to the original work and creating new pieces available for sale to passers-by (or given to the homeless.) 24/7 through Oct. 18. Free. Corner South 11th and South Commerce Streets, Tacoma. spaceworkstacoma.wordpress.com
Christ Episcopal organ recital by Mark Brombaugh
This month’s recital for Third Fridays at Noon at Christ Episcopal Church, Tacoma, features Christ Church’s own organist and national concert performer Mark Brombaugh, playing a program of American compositions (including variations on “Amazing Grace” by former CEC organist David Dahl), plus Bach’s famous “Toccata and Fugue in d minor.” 12:10 p.m. Oct. 18. Donation at the door. Christ Episcopal Church, 310 N. K St., Tacoma. 253-383-1569, ccptacoma.org
“The Voice” contestant sings in Old Town
Tacoma native and Stadium/PLU graduate Stephanie Anne Johnson, a current contestant on NBC’s music show “The Voice,” will perform with her band this Sunday for the Old Town Music Society. 7 p.m. Oct. 20. $10 advance/$15 at door (tickets from Bayview Optical, Columbia Bank and Ginkgo Forest Winery in Old Town). 2101 N. 30th St., Tacoma. 253-572-9205, oldtownmusicsociety.com
“Hamlet” in Olympia and Tacoma
The Acting Company’s national tour of “Hamlet” comes to both Olympia and Tacoma this week. Shakespeare’s tale of a frustrated young man who gets a deadly revenge on his usurping, murdering uncle is directed by Ian Bellknap, a touring first for this award-winning company.
Olympia: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22. $35 general/$25 non-SPSCC students, seniors, military/$15 12 and under/free for SPSCC community. Minnaert Center, South Puget Sound Community College, 2011 Mottman Rd SW, Olympia. 360-753-8586, spscc.ctc.edu.
Tacoma: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25 and 26, 3 p.m. Oct. 27. From $42. Theater on the Square, 915 Broadway, Tacoma. 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org
Rosemary Ponnekanti: 253-597-8568 firstname.lastname@example.org