Beatles tribute at Rialto
The Beatles are back in Tacoma – in the form of tribute band “In My Life,” which sold out its recreation of the famous four’s concert fame and studio sessions here last year. Nathaniel Bott, Christopher Overall, Zak Schaffer and Axel Clarke play the musicians and our favorite songs from “Penny Lane” to “Eleanor Rigby.”
7:30 p.m. Friday (Oct. 14). $35-$65. Rialto Theater, 310 S. Ninth St., Tacoma. 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org.
Tacoma Concert Band with trumpet soloist
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World-class trumpeter Allen Vizzutti returns as soloist with the Tacoma Concert Band in “The Trumpet Shall Sound” Saturday. The 60-piece community band will also play pieces from their own repertoire.
Songs, sneak peeks with the Revels
The Puget Sound Revels doesn’t just happen in December. Two events this month showcase the singing and the behind-the-scenes effort of this community folk production: a free Kaleideoscope Concert celebrates the turning of the seasons with song, while Revels Revealed gives you the chance to hear backstage stories in the Revels office before a sneak peek at a rehearsal.
Revels Revealed: 7 p.m. Tuesday and Oct. 25; free; First United Tower, 621 Tacoma Ave. S, Tacoma. Register at 253-756-1804. pugetsoundrevels.org.
Kaleidoscope concert: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 29; free; Washington State History Museum, 1911 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. Register at brownpapertickets.com.
‘Amadeus’ at PLU
Pacific Lutheran University theater opens the season with one of the greatest composers ever: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. In the Peter Shaffer play that inspired the Oscar-winning movie, the emotion hinges on the interplay between the established and devout composer Salieri and the foul-mouthed musical genius Mozart. For mature audiences.
7:30 p.m. Friday (Oct. 14)-Saturday, Oct. 21-22; 2 p.m. Oct. 23. $8; $5 senior, military, alumni; $3 PLU community, under 18. Hille Phillips Center, Eastvold Auditorium, Pacific Lutheran University, 12180 Park Ave. S., Tacoma. 253-535-7411, plu.edu.