Come out to see the Top 10 from Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance” Season 11 when they make a stop on their national tour. See group performances along with single and couples dances at the 7:30 p.m. show Thursday. It is at the Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine St., Seattle, and tickets are $35.75-$65.75. You can get yours by calling 877-784-4849 or go online to stgpresents.org.
Friday (Jan. 30)
The many talents of Patton Oswalt
One of America’s most in demand comedians, Patton Oswalt, comes to the stage at the Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma, for a night of stand-up. Oswalt is known for his roles in “The King of Queens,” “Ratatouille,” “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” and “The Goldbergs.” He will be performing in an 8 p.m. show Friday. The show is currently sold out, but call 253-591-5894 for possible late release tickets.
Friday (Jan. 30)
Step into the world of Cuban rhythms, bass lines and jazzy horn arrangements when Adonis Puentes takes the stage in a 7:30 p.m. concert Friday. Known as one of the greatest Cuban soneros, Puentes brings a high energy performance to the intimate stage of the Rialto Theater, 310 S. Ninth St., Tacoma. Come out to see the Latin Grammy Award and Juno Award nominee. Tickets are $19-$30 and are available by phone or online: 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org.
Take a spin
It’s going to be a night of burlesque and pole performances at the Merry Go Round Broke Down Variety Show. In true variety fashion, performers, including special guest Oliver Pavick, Eros, Sally Cardone and the Athena Vertical Dancers, take a trip down the rabbit hole in a journey through Toon Town. It’s all happening at 733 Commerce St., Tacoma. Tickets are $20; $30 for VIP. To find out more and purchase tickets go to athenaverticaldance.com/merry-go-round-broke-
Friday (Jan. 30)-Feb. 8
Tilting at windmills
Pacific Northwest Ballet takes the stage in the classic ballet, “Don Quixote,” in its revitalized Alexei Ratmansky staging. The story ballet follows its visionary hero to Barcelona where he becomes entangled in the affairs of young lovers. The performance features guest artist Tom Skerrit as Don Quixote. It opens Friday and continues through Feb. 8 at McCaw Hall, 321 Mercer St., Seattle. Tickets are $30-$117 and available online at pnb.org.
Mulaney at The Moore
The up-and-coming comedian John Mulaney has locked down his own television show, “Mulaney” on Fox, after working the stand-up and touring world of comedy since 2006. Beginning in New York’s East Village, he has gone on to perform from Ireland to Australia and across the United States. See him in an 8 p.m. show Saturday at The Moore Theatre, 1932 Second Ave., Seattle. Tickets are $29.50 and are available by phone or online: 877-784-4849, stgpresents.org.