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GET OUT: Brandi Carlile at Paramount, Beatles tribute musical at Rialto and other happenings

Brandi Carlile comes to the Paramount Theatre in Seattle
Brandi Carlile comes to the Paramount Theatre in Seattle The Associated Press file, 2012

Friday (Oct. 16)


Brandi Carlile performing two nights at Paramount Theatre

Brandi Carlile will be performing in support of her latest release, “The Firewatcher’s Daughter,” when she come to the Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine St., Seattle. It is a two-night engagement Friday (Oct. 16) and Saturday. Special guest performers are Secret Sisters. Shows are at 8 p.m. with tickets from $31.25-$71.25, available at 877-784-4849 or

Beatles musical theater tribute at the Rialto Theater

Billed as more than just a Beatles tribute concert, “In My Life - A Musical Theater Tribute to the Beatles,” brings the audience “there” at pivotal moments in the career of the British icons. The award-winning musical biography is seen through the eyes of their manager Brian Epstein. It is a family-friendly production and is coming to the Rialto Theater, 310 Ninth St., Tacoma for a 7:30 p.m. performance Friday. It is also coming to the Washington Center for Performing Arts, 512 Washington St. SE, Olympia on Oct. 21. Tacoma tickets are $35-$65 and are available by phone or online; 253-591-5894, To find out details on the Olympia show go to

Comedian Goerge Lopez performs at Tulalip Casino

American comedian, actor and talk show host George Lopez is mostly known for starring in his self-produced ABC sitcom "George Lopez" and "Lopez Tonight" on TBS. His stand-up comedy examines race and ethnic relations, including Mexican-American culture. He will be performing in two shows —7 and 10 p.m.— Friday at the Tulalip Resort Casino, 10200 Quil Ceda Blvd., Tulalip. Tickets are $45-$55 and are available by phone at 888-272-1111.



Family fun at Zoo Boo this weekend at Point Defiance

It’s a weekend of family fun, get in a costume and head out for Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium’s Zoo Boo. There will be themed activities, including watching animals enjoy special pumpkin treats and see the creative jack-o’-lanterns designed by the keepers. It is 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the zoo in Point Defiance Park, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma. Wear a costume and receive $2 off general admission. For more information, go to