Entertainment

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

Compiled from community submissions

From left, Tupolski (Andrew Fry), Katurian (Jacob Tice) and Ariel (Christian Carvajal) in “The Pillowman.”
From left, Tupolski (Andrew Fry), Katurian (Jacob Tice) and Ariel (Christian Carvajal) in “The Pillowman.” Courtesy Tacoma Little Theater

Through April 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

Through May 6

“The Pillowman” Presented by Tacoma Little Theatre

April 20-May 6. Tacoma Little Theatre, 210 N. I St., Tacoma. $24; $22 students, seniors, military; $20 children 12 and younger. tacomalittletheatre.com

Through May 5

“Sister Act” Presented by Lincoln High School

7 p.m. April 26-28, May 3-5, 3 p.m. April 29. Lincoln High School, 701 S. 37th St., Tacoma. $7; $5 for Tacoma students with current student ID. 253-571-6764 facebook/LincolnDrama253

April 27, 29 and May 4

South Sound Classical Choir Concert

Works by various composers, including Gjeilo, Faure, Mozart, Whitacre, Rutter and Paulus. 7:30 p.m. April 27, Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 2306 Milton Way, Milton. 3 p.m. April 29, Marine View Presbyterian Church, 8469 Eastside Drive NE, Tacoma. 7:30 p.m. May 4, Puyallup United Methodist Church, 1919 W. Pioneer Ave., Puyallup. Free. 253-531-0102, southsoundclassicalchoir.org

April 27

UP for Arts Spring 2018 Arts and Concerts Series

Pianist and composer Jennifer Thomas with watercolor artist Cindy Baij. 7 p.m. April 27, University Place Civic/Library Atrium, 3609 Market Place, University Place. $15 adults; $5 students; free for UP for Art members. Tickets at door. upforarts.org

April 29

TCC Diversity Film Series: “Winter's Bone”

Presented through Tacoma Community College’s Diversity Film Series. 2 p.m., April 29, the Grand Cinema, 606 S. Fawcett Ave., Tacoma. $10.50. 253-593-4474

Musical concert by Women Composers

Composers and performers will feature Naomi Shiga, organ; Noelle Burns, oboist; and Shino Hayashi, cellist. 3 p.m. April 29, St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 7410 S. 12th St., Tacoma. Donation. 253-564-4402, saintandrewstacoma.org.

Annual Sounds of Brass Pops Concert

Guest soloist Gary Schutes, jazz trombone. 3 p.m. April 29, Tacoma Community College, 6501 S. 19th St., Tacoma. Free. brassunlimited.org

May 2

Poetry slam: Cristin O’Keefe Aptowicz, Anis Mojgani, Derrick Brown

7 p.m. May 2. Real Art Tacoma, 5412 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma. $10; $5 with college ID; free for teens. www.realarttacoma.com

TCC Diversity Film Series: “East Side Sushi”

Presented in partnership with the Tacoma Community College. Film discussion after both screenings. 2 p.m, 6:30 p.m., May 2, the Grand Cinema, 606 S. Fawcett Ave., Tacoma. $8 matinee; $10.50 general admission. 253-593-4474

May 3

Sister Cities Film Festival: “Felix”

Representing Tacoma’s Sister City, George, South Africa. Cultural presentation before the film. 6:30 p.m. May 3, the Grand Cinema, 606 S. Fawcett Ave., Tacoma. $10.50. 253-593-4474

Shania Twain

7:30 p.m. May 3. Tacoma Dome, 2727 E. D St., Tacoma. $39.95-$159.95. Ticketmaster

May 3-6

Spotlight Series: “The Shape of Things”

Directed by Tom Smith. Contains adult content. 7:30 p.m. May 3-5, 2 p.m. May 6, Pacific Lutheran University, Karen Hille Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, 12180 Park Ave. S., Tacoma.

May 4-12

“Clybourne Park”

Winner of Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for Best Play in 2009. 7:30 p.m. May 4-6 3 p.m. May 11, 7:30 p.m. May 11-12. Studio 3, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. Tickets: $15; Free with valid University of Washington Tacoma student ID. Must present in person at the box office to redeem for a ticket. 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org

May 5

Author and humorist David Sedaris

7:30 p.m. May 5. Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. $29-$85. 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org

Amanda Bacon - Patsy Cline Tribute

7:30 p.m. May 5 Auburn Avenue Theater, 10 Auburn Ave., Auburn. $18-$21. 253-931-3043

May 6

Kris Andersson in “Dixie’s Tupperware Party”

One-woman show with mature themes and language. 7:30 p.m. May 6. Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway, Tacoma. $19-$55. 253-591-5894, broadwaycenter.org

Jazz LIVE at Marine View

Featuring Tom Grant with guest vocalist Shelly Rudolph. 5 p.m. May 6. Marine View Presbyterian Church, 8469 Eastside Drive NE, Tacoma. Free. 253-229-9206 marineviewpc.org

Join the scene

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

  Comments