Entertainment

A dozen-plus things to do this weekend and next in and around Tacoma

Compiled from

community submissions

From left, Emily Cohen (Boy), James Wrede (Lord Aster) and McKenna Sanford (Molly) from the Lakewood Playhouse production of “Peter and the Starcatcher.”
From left, Emily Cohen (Boy), James Wrede (Lord Aster) and McKenna Sanford (Molly) from the Lakewood Playhouse production of “Peter and the Starcatcher.” Courtesy

Through April 22

“Peter and the Starcatcher” Presented by Lakewood Playhouse

Through April 22. Lakewood Playhouse, 5729 Lakewood Towne Center Blvd. SW, Lakewood. $20-$26 253-588-0042, lakewoodplayhouse.org

April 6

Music at the BoatShop featuring the Page Turners

7-9 p.m. April 6. Winners of the 2016 Freshgrass Best Duo. Gig Harbor Boat Shop, 3805 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor. $15-$25. 253-857-9344, gigharborboatshop.org

Senior Theatre Festival: “Quake” by Melanie Marnich

7:30 p.m. April 6. The Department of Theatre Arts presents student-directed plays., University of Puget Sound, 1500 N. Warner St., Tacoma. $8. 253-879-3369, tinyurl.com/y9y5rmq9

April 6-8

“Into the Woods”

7:30 p.m. April 6 and April 7, 2 pm. April 8. Musical production by University of Puget Sound School of Music students. Schneebeck Concert Hall, UPS, 1500 N. Warner St., Tacoma. $10-$15. 253-879-3100, tickets.pugetsound.edu.

April 6-29

“Catch Me if You Can” Presented by Tacoma Musical Playhouse

April 6-29. Tacoma Musical Playhouse, 7116 Sixth Ave., Tacoma. $22-$31. 253-565-6867, tmp.org

April 7

The Gray Sky Blues Music Festival

12:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. April 7. The Swiss Pub, 1904 S. Jefferson Ave. and the Harmon Brewery & Eatery, 1935 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. $10; $8 for active Military and blues association members. 253-507-9357, TacomaEvents.com

Regency Series: Regency String Quartet

8-9:30 p.m. April 7. Pacific Lutheran University, Jennie Lee Hansen Recital Hall, 12180 Park Ave. S., Tacoma. $0-$10. tinyurl.com/yb4zqhxb

The Bindlestiff Family Cirkus

7:30 p.m. April 7. Auburn Performing Arts Center, 702 Fourth St. NE, Auburn. $24/$21. 253-931-3043, app.arts- people.com/index.php? show=78678

Federal Way Symphony - Season Finale

7:30 p.m. April 7; 2 p.m. April 8. Federal Way Performing Arts & Event Center, 31510 Peter von Reichbauer Way S., Federal Way. $39-$50. 253-835-7010, fwpaec.org

April 8

Richard D. Moe Organ Series: Gregory Peterson

3-4:30 p.m. April 8. Pacific Lutheran University – Lagerquist Concert Hall, 12180 Park Ave. S., Tacoma.

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Salish Sea Early Music Festival: Viola da gambist Susie Napper

7 p.m. April 8. St. Luke’s Memorial Episcopal Church, 3615 N. Gove St., Tacoma. Suggested donation: $15, $20 or $25; 18 and under free. Tickets available through SalishSeaTacoma.brownpapertickets.com and at the door. www.salishseafestival.org/tacoma

Dennis Miller

7:30 p.m. April 8. Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. $39-$110; 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org

Jazz live at Marine View featuring Andy Narell

5-7 p.m. April 8 . Marine View Presbyterian Church, 8469 Eastside Drive NE, Tacoma. Admission free to all ages. 253-229-9206, marineviewpc.org

April 10

“Cabaret”

7:30 p.m. April 10. Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. $39-$129; 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org

April 12

Deepak Chopra: “The Future of Wellbeing, The Healing of Self”

7:30 p.m. April 12. Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. $39-$110; meet and greet add-on $50; 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org

Sister City Film Festival: “Wolf Warrior II” Fuzhou, China

6:30 p.m. April 12. Grand Cinema, 606 S. Fawcett Ave., Tacoma. $8-$10.50. 253-572-6062, grandcinema.com

Murder mystery dinner: “Best Laid Plans”

7-9 p.m. April 12. The Old Spaghetti Factory, 1250 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. $60. 888-643-2583, grimprov.com

April 13

Regency Series: Lyric Brass Quintet

3:40-5:10 p.m. April 13. Pacific Lutheran University – Lagerquist Concert Hall, 12180 Park Ave. S., Tacoma. tinyurl.com/yax3yzxn

Concert in honor of Geoffrey Block: Puget Sound Symphony Orchestra

7:30 p.m. April 13. Season finale concert in honor of University of Puget Sound professor of music history Geoffrey Block. Schneebeck Concert Hall, University of Puget Sound. After-concert reception, about 8:30 p.m. in Room 106 of the Music Building. Concert and reception are free.

April 14

Robin Thicke

8:30 p.m. April 14. Emerald Queen Casino, 2024 E. 29th St., Tacoma. $55-$120. Ticketmaster

April 15

Mini Maestros: “Percussion on Parade”

2:30 p.m. April 15. University of Puget Sound Schneebeck Concert Hall, 1500 N. Warner St., Tacoma. $7 to $10. symphonytacoma.org

Music with Spirit: Ronald Meyers Sr. Jazz pianist

3-4 p.m. April 15. Puyallup United Methodist Church, 1919 W. Pioneer Ave, Puyallup. Suggested $20 donation. 253-845-0547, puyallupumc.org

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Do you have an arts listing? Email Randy McCarthy at randy.mccarthy@ thenewstribune.com for how to submit it.

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