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Fall Arts Guide: Theater

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1 stars= $10 or under

Ongoing

"Duos Showcase"

1 starsOngoing Market Theater, Seattle; $5 (206-587-2414 or www.unexpectedproductions.org).

"Jet City Improv"

Ongoing Historic University Theater, Seattle; $12-$15 (206-352-8291 or www.jetcityimprov.com).

"Theatresports"

1 starsOngoing Market Theater, Seattle; $5-$15 (206-587-2414).

Already open

"Grease"

Ends Sept. 22 Renton Civic Theatre, Renton; $20-$25 (425-226-5529 or www.rentoncivictheatre.com).

"The Sugar Bean Sisters"

Ends Sept. 23 Phoenix Theatre, Edmonds; $15.50-$18.50 (www.phoenixtheatreedmonds.com).

"Murder on the Nile"

Ends Sept. 23 Driftwood Players at the Wade James Theater, Edmonds; $22-$25 (425-774-9600 or www.driftwoodplayers.com).

"The 39 Steps"

1 starsEnds Sept. 23 Bremerton Community Theatre, Bremerton; $8-$15 (www.bremertoncommunitytheatre.org).

"Market Fresh Improv"

1 starsEnds Sept. 27 Market Theater, Seattle; $5-$7 (206-587-2414).

"Teatro ZinZanni — Gangsters of Love"

Ends Sept. 30 Teatro ZinZanni, Seattle; $106-$161 (206-802-0015 or dreams.zinzanni.org).

"The Sunshine Boys"

Ends Sept. 30 Jewel Box Theatre, Poulsbo; $14-$16 (360-697-3183 or www.jewelboxpoulsbo.org).

"This Land"

Ends Oct. 6 Strawberry Theatre Workshop at the Erickson Theatre, Seattle; $15-$30 (800-838-3006 or www.strawshop.org).

"Uncle Ho to Uncle Sam"

Ends Oct. 7 ACT Theatre, Seattle; $15-$55 (www.acttheatre.org).

"Titus Andronicus"

Ends Oct. 7 Upstart Crow Collective at the Lee Center for the Arts, Seattle; $20 suggested donation (800-838-3006 or www.upstartcrowcollective.blogspot.com).

"Election Show 2012"

Ends Nov. 2 Historic University Theater, Seattle; $12-$15 (206-352-8291 or www.jetcityimprov.com).

September

"Big River"

Sept. 12-Nov. 18 Sept. 12-Oct. 21 at the Village Theatre, Francis J. Gaudette Theatre, Issaquah; $28-$63 (425-392-2202 or www.villagetheatre.org), and Oct. 26-Nov. 18 at the Everett Performing Arts Center, Everett; $22-$58 (425-257-8600).

"Tiny Kushner"

Sept. 13-Oct. 6 New City Theater, Seattle; $15-$20 (206-271-4430 or www.newcitytheater.org).

"Néo-Fiction"

1 starsSept. 14-15 On the Boards, Seattle; free (206-217-9888 or www.ontheboards.org).

"An Evening with Mark Twain"

Sept. 14 and 16 Valley Center Stage, North Bend; $12.50-$15 (www.valleycenterstage.org).

"Duck for President"

1 starsSept. 14-30 SecondStory Repertory, Redmond; $10 (425-881-6777 or www.secondstoryrep.org).

"Legally Blonde: The Musical"

Sept. 14-Oct. 7 Seattle Musical Theatre at Magnuson Park, Seattle; $35-$40 (206-363-2809 or www.seattlemusicaltheatre.org).

"Is He Dead?"

Sept. 14-Oct. 13 Theater Schmeater, Seattle; $15-$23 (206-324-5801 or www.schmeater.org).

"The 39 Steps"

Sept. 14-Oct. 20 RiverBelle Dinner Theatre, Mount Vernon; $30-$40 (360-336-3012 or www.riverbelledinnertheatre.com).

"Cats"

Sept. 15-30 Hi-Liners at the Highline Performing Arts Center, Burien; $12-$25 (hi-liners.org).

"Imagination Theater"

1 starsSept. 17 and Nov. 19 Kirkland Performance Center, Kirkland; $10 (425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org).

"Memphis"

Sept. 18-Oct. 7 The 5th Avenue Theatre, 1308 Fifth Ave., Seattle; $29-$109 (206-625-1900 or www.5thavenue.org).

"Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet"

Sept. 18-Oct. 28 Book-It Repertory at the Center House Theatre at the Armory, Seattle Center; $23-$45 (206-216-0833 or www.book-it.org).

"Seattle Fringe Festival"

1 starsSept. 19-23 Annex Theatre, Northwest Film Forum, Odd Duck Studio, Oddfellow's Hall, Seattle; $10 per show (www.seattlefringefestival.org).

"Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson"

Sept. 19-Oct. 20 ArtsWest Playhouse, Seattle; $36.50 (206-938-0339 or www.artswest.org).

"Gaudy Night"

Sept. 19-Oct. 20 Taproot Theatre Company, Seattle; $22-$37 (www.taproottheatre.org).

"Foreclosure"

Sept. 20-23 New Century Theatre Company at the Penthouse Theatre, University of Washington, Seattle; $25 (800-838-3006 or www.wearenct.org).

"Disco Pigs"

Sept. 20-Oct. 6 Sound Theatre Company and GianT Projects at the Ballard Underground, Seattle; $15-$20 (800-838-3006 or www.giantprojects.org).

"The Sunshine Boys"

Sept. 21-Oct. 7 Red Curtain at the Historic Everett Theatre, Everett (redcurtainfoundation.org).

"The Betty Plays"

1 starsSept. 23-Oct. 7 Theater Schmeater, Seattle; $10-$12 (206-324-5801 or www.schmeater.org).

"My Fair Lady"

1 starsSept. 26-30 Mount Baker Theatre, Bellingham; $10-$45 (360-734-6080 or www.mountbakertheatre.com).

"Gob Squad's Kitchen (You've Never Had It So Good)"

Sept. 27-30 On the Boards, Seattle; $25 (206-217-9888 or www.ontheboards.org).

"See How They Run"

Sept. 27-Oct. 13 Valley Center Stage, North Bend; $12.50-$15 (425-831-5667 or www.valleycenterstage.org).

"Superior Donuts"

Sept. 27-Oct. 21 Seattle Public Theater, Seattle; $15-$30 (206-524-1300 or www.seattlepublictheater.org).

"Twisted Flicks"

Sept. 27-Oct. 27 Historic University Theater, Seattle; $12-$15 (206-352-8291 or www.jetcityimprov.com).

"Pullman Porter Blues"

Sept. 27-Oct. 28 Seattle Repertory Theatre, Bagley Wright Theatre, Seattle; $12-$74 (206-443-2222 or www.seattlerep.org).

"Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat"

Sept. 27-Oct. 28 Seattle Children's Theatre, Charlotte Martin Theatre, Seattle; $15-$36 (www.sct.org).

"One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"

Sept. 28-Oct. 20 Anacortes Community Theatre, Anacortes; $18 (360-293-6829 or www.acttheatre.com).

"Dead Man's Cell Phone"

Sept. 28-Oct. 21 Burien Little Theatre, Burien; $17-$20 (206-242-5180 or www.burienlittletheatre.org).

"Gypsy!"

Sept. 28-Oct. 21 Whidbey Playhouse, Oak Harbor; $18 (360-679-2237 or www.whidbeyplayhouse.com).

"The Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls"

1 starsSept. 28-Oct. 22 Washington Ensemble Theatre, Seattle; $10-$25 (www.washingtonensemble.org).

"The Thing with Feathers"

1 starsSept. 30 Driftwood Players at the Wade James Theater, Edmonds; free (www.driftwoodplayers.com).

October

"ArtsCrush 2012"

Oct. 1-31 Multiple events at various locations (206-770-0370 or artscrush.org).

"Campfire: An Evening of Scare-larity"

1 starsOct. 4-25 Market Theater, Seattle; $5-$10 (206-587-2414 or www.unexpectedproductions.org).

"Woyzeck"

1 starsOct. 4-28 Key City Players, Port Townsend; $10-$20 (360-385-7396 or www.keycitypublictheatre.org).

"Teatro ZinZanni — A Night in Paradise"

Oct. 4-Feb. 2013 Teatro ZinZanni, Seattle; $106-$161 (206-802-0015 or dreams.zinzanni.org).

"The Late Now"

Oct. 5 West of Lenin, Seattle (www.thelatenow.com).

"Underbelly"

1 starsOct. 5-6 Seattle Center; free, tickets required (www.degenerateartensemble.com).

"I Never Saw Another Butterfly"

Oct. 5-13 Studio East, Kirkland; call for ticket prices (425-820-1800 or www.studio-east.org).

"The Edge"

Oct. 5, Nov. 3 Bainbridge Performing Arts, Bainbridge Island; $12-$16 (206-842-8569 or www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org).

"A Bump in the Night"

1 starsOct. 5-Nov. 23 Market Theater, Seattle; $5-$15 (206-587-2414 or www.unexpectedproductions.org).

"Arsenic and Old Lace"

Oct. 5-13 and Oct. 19-Nov. 3 Oct. 5-13 at the Theater at Meydenbauer Center, 11100 N.E. Sixth St., Bellevue; $15-$30 (425-235-5087 or www.bellevuecivic.org), Oct. 19-Nov. 3 at Renton Civic Theatre, Renton; $17-$22 (425-226-5529 or www.rentoncivictheatre.com).

"Mean Grown Ups"

Oct. 6-13 JewelBox Theater, Seattle; $15 (800-838-3006 or www.brownpapertickets.com).

"King of Dinosauria"

1 starsOct. 6-28 Oct. 6-14 at Bellevue Youth Theatre, Bellevue, Oct. 20-21 at Magnuson Park Theatre, Seattle, Oct. 26-28 at Sunset Hill Community Club, Seattle; $8-$10 (206-524-3388 or www.thistletheatre.org).

"The Turn of the Screw"

1 starsOct. 6-31 Centerstage Theatre, Federal Way; $10-$28 (253-661-1444 or centerstagetheatre.com).

"The Great Soul of Russia"

1 starsOct. 9 and Nov. 13 ACT Theatre, Seattle; $10 (206-292-7676 or www.acttheatre.org).

"Wicked"

Oct. 10-Nov. 17 Paramount Theatre, Seattle; $30-$150 (877-784-4849 or stgpresents.org).

"Soft Click of a Switch"

Oct. 11-Nov. 10 MAP Theatre at the boom theater, Seattle; $15-$20 (206-985-4125 or www.manaloneproductions.com).

"Becky's New Car"

Oct. 12-27 Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, Langley; call for ticket prices (800-638-7631 or www.wicaonline.com).

"Zombie Prom"

Oct. 12-28 SecondStory Repertory, Redmond; $22-$27 (425-881-6777 or www.secondstoryrep.org).

"The Who's Tommy"

Oct. 12-28 Bainbridge Performing Arts, Bainbridge Island; $19-$27 (206-842-8569 or www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org).

"Go Dog Go!"

1 starsOct. 12-28 Olympia Family Theatre at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts, Olympia; $9-$16 (360-753-8586 or olyft.org).

"Ramayana"

Oct. 12-Nov. 11 ACT Theatre, Seattle; $15-$55 (206-292-7676 or www.acttheatre.org).

"Wild Wes"

1 starsOct. 13 Highline Historical Society at Burien Little Theatre, Burien; $5 (www.highlinehistory.org).

"The Future Remembered"

1 starsOct. 13 Taproot Theatre Company at the Downtown Seattle Public Library, Seattle; free (www.taproottheatre.org).

"Sigi the Antelope: Stories of West Africa"

1 starsOct. 13-28 Northwest Puppet Center, Seattle; $8.50-$10.50 (206-523-2579 or www.nwpuppet.org).

"Punk Rock"

1 starsOct. 17-20 Cornish College at the Raisbeck Performance Hall, Seattle; $5-$15 (800-726-ARTS or www.cornish.edu).

"The 39 Steps"

Oct. 18-21 Driftwood Players at the Wade James Theater, Edmonds; $22-$25 (425-774-9600 or www.driftwoodplayers.com).

"And Then There Were None"

Oct. 18-28 Northshore Senior Center Stage, Bothell; $12.50-$15 (800-838-3006 or www.cctbothell.org).

"Demon Dreams"

Oct. 18-Nov. 10 West of Lenin, Seattle; call for ticket prices (www.westoflenin.com).

"Danny, King of the Basement"

Oct. 18-Nov. 18 Seattle Children's Theatre, Eve Alvord Theatre, Seattle; $15-$36 (206-441-3322 or www.sct.org).

"Florodora, Reimagined"

Oct. 19-20 Filipino Community Center, Seattle; $30 (www.dragchanteuse.com).

"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown"

Oct. 19-28 Studio East, Kirkland; call for ticket prices (425-820-1800 or www.studio-east.org).

"Willy Wonka"

Oct. 19-28 Auburn Community Players at the Auburn Avenue Theater, Auburn; $15-$17 (253-931-3043 or www.auburnwa.gov).

"Audition for Murder"

Oct. 19-Nov. 4 Redwood Theatre at the Redmond Senior Center, Redmond; $12-$15 (425-522-3730 or www.redwoodtheatre.org).

"Wdeunfrol Wdors — 9 Vignettes"

Oct. 19-Nov. 11 Stone Soup Theatre, Seattle; $14-$25 (206-633-1883 or www.stonesouptheatre.org).

"The Skriker"

Oct. 19-Nov. 11 Janice Findley Productions at the Erickson Theater, Seattle; $20 (800-838-3006 or www.janicefindleyfilms.com).

"Sylvia"

Oct. 19-Nov. 11 Phoenix Theatre, Edmonds; $15.50-$18.50 (206-533-2000 or www.phoenixtheatreedmonds.com).

"A Mouse Who Knows Me"

1 starsOct. 19-Nov. 17 Annex Theatre, Seattle; $5-$15 (206-728-0933 or www.annextheatre.org).

"Laurie Anderson: Dirtday!"

Oct. 20 Meany Theater, University of Washington, Seattle; $44-$48 (206-543-4880 or depts.washington.edu/uwdrama).

"Sandbox Radio Live 6"

Oct. 22 West of Lenin, Seattle; call for ticket prices (www.thesandboxac.org).

"Fefu and Her Friends"

1 starsOct. 24-29 Cornish College at the Ninth Avenue Studios, Seattle; $5-$10 (800-726-ARTS or www.cornish.edu).

"The Addams Family"

Oct. 24-Nov. 11 The 5th Avenue Theatre, 1308 Fifth Ave., Seattle; $29-$109 (206-625-1900 or www.5thavenue.org).

"Directorfest 2012"

1 starsOct. 25-28 Cornish College Main Campus, Seattle; free (800-726-ARTS or www.cornish.edu).

"Odin's Horse"

Oct. 25-Nov. 11 Mirror Stage at the Ethnic Cultural Theatre, Seattle; $22-$25 (206-686-1280 or www.mirrorstage.org).

"A Chorus Line"

Oct. 26-27 Pantages Theater, Tacoma; $49-$84 (253-591-5894 or www.broadwaycenter.org).

"Scapin"

Oct. 26-Nov. 11 Ghostlight Theatricals at the Ballard Underground; $12-$15 (206-395-5458 or www.ghostlighttheatricals.org).

"Audrey & Nelson"

1 starsOct. 26-Nov. 16 Annex Theatre, Seattle; $5-$10 (206-728-0933 or www.annextheatre.org).

"The Glass Menagerie"

Oct. 26-Dec. 2 Seattle Repertory Theatre, Leo K. Theatre, Seattle; $12-$74 (www.seattlerep.org).

"Nanda — The Jacket"

Oct. 27 Orcas Center, Orcas Island; $19-$25 (360-376-2281 or www.orcascenter.org).

"3 Pigs"

Oct. 27-Nov. 18 Oct. 27-28 at Carco Theatre, Renton; Nov. 4 at the PUD Auditorium, Everett; Nov. 10-18 at Kirkland Performance Center; call for ticket prices (425-820-1800 or www.storybooktheater.org).

"12 Minutes Max"

1 starsOct. 28-29 On the Boards, Seattle; $8 (206-217-9888 or www.ontheboards.org).

"My Fair Lady"

Oct. 28-Nov. 17 Oct. 6-21 at McIntyre Hall, Mount Vernon; call for ticket prices (www.lyriclightopera.org); Oct. 28-Nov. 17 at the Kirkland Performance Center, Kirkland; $24-$29 (425-893-9900 or www.kpcenter.org).

"Gregory Awards"

Oct. 29 ACT Theatre, Seattle; call for ticket prices (gregoryawards.org).

"Imperial Acrobats of China"

Oct. 29 and Nov. 1 Oct. 29 at Mount Baker Theatre, Bellingham; $20-$42 (360-734-6080 or www.mountbakertheatre.com); Nov. 1 at Washington Center for the Performing Arts, Olympia; call for ticket prices (360-753-8586 or www.washingtoncenter.org).

"Antony and Cleopatra"

Oct. 31-18 Seattle Shakespeare Company at the Intiman Playhouse, Seattle; $27-$40 (206-733-8222 or www.seattleshakespeare.org).

November

"Disney on Ice — Dare to Dream"

Nov. 1-4, 7-11 Nov. 1-4 at the Comcast Arena, Everett, Nov. 7-11 at the ShoWare Center, Kent; $18-$70 (www.disneyonice.com).

" 'night mother"

Nov. 1-17 KTO Productions at the Odd Duck Studio, Seattle; $12-$15 (ktoproductions.net).

"Night Must Fall"

Nov. 1-25 Olympia Little Theatre, Olympia; $12-$14 (360-786-9484 or www.olympialittletheater.org).

"The History of Cardenio: The Second Maiden's Tragedy"

1 starsNov. 2-17 GreenStage at the Center House Theatre at the Armory; donations accepted (206-748-1551 or www.greenstage.org).

"Poisoning Pigeons in the Park — and Other Relevant, Radical and Risque Songs by Tom Lehrer"

Nov. 2-17 Market Theater, Seattle; $15-$25 (206-587-2414 or www.unexpectedproductions.org).

"Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs"

Nov. 2-18 Youth Theatre Northwest, Mercer Island; call for ticket prices (206-232-4145 or www.youththeatre.org).

"Murder at Club Babalu"

Nov. 2-Dec. 22 RiverBelle Dinner Theatre, Mount Vernon; $30-$40 (360-336-3012 or www.riverbelledinnertheatre.com).

"Rapunzel"

1 starsNov. 3-18 Northwest Puppet Center, Seattle; $8.50-$10.50 (206-523-2579 or www.nwpuppet.org).

"Cloud Nine"

1 starsNov. 7-11 Cornish College at the Raisbeck Performance Hall, Seattle; $5-$15 (800-726-ARTS or www.cornish.edu).

"Balm in Gilead"

1 starsNov. 7-11 Cornish College at the Ninth Avenue Studios, Seattle; $5-$10 (800-726-ARTS or www.cornish.edu).

"Landscape of the Body"

Nov. 7-18 UW School of Drama at Meany Studio Theater, University of Washington, Seattle; $12-$19 (206-543-4880 or depts.washington.edu/uwdrama).

"Fiddler on the Roof"

Nov. 7-Dec. 30 Village Theatre, Francis J. Gaudette Theatre, Issaquah; $28-$63 (425-392-2202 or www.villagetheatre.org).

"Amarillo"

Nov. 8-11 On the Boards, Seattle; $25 (206-217-9888 or www.ontheboards.org).

"Nunsense"

1 starsNov. 8-17 E.E. Bach Theatre, McKinley Hall, Seattle Pacific University; $10-$12 (206-281-2959 or www.spu.edu).

"Aeterno Elementum: A Heavy Metal Opera"

1 starsNov. 9-10 Ara'Kus Productions at the Historic Everett Theater, Everett; $10-$20 (800-838-3006 or www.heavymetalopera.com).

"The Complete History of America (Abridged)"

Nov. 9-18 Twelfth Night Productions at Kenyon Hall, Seattle; $12-$15 (206-937-1394 or www.twelfthnightproductions.org).

"The Frog Prince"

1 starsNov. 9-25 SecondStory Repertory, Redmond; $10 (425-881-6777 or www.secondstoryrep.org).

"Twelfth Night"

Nov. 9-Dec. 8 Lakewood Playhouse, Tacoma; $18-$24 (253-588-1390 or www.lakewoodplayhouse.org).

"Vox Fabuli Puppets: Stories for Bad Children"

Nov. 15-17 West of Lenin, Seattle; call for ticket prices (www.westoflenin.com).

"Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead"

1 starsNov. 15-Dec. 1 Everett Community College, Everett; admission by donation (www.everettcc.edu).

"How They Attack Us"

Nov. 15-Dec. 8 New City Theater, Seattle; $15-$20 (206-271-4430 or www.newcitytheater.org).

"Avenue Q"

Nov. 15-Dec. 15 Balagan Theatre at the Erickson Theatre, Seattle; $20 (800-838-3006 or www.balagantheatre.org).

"The Wizard of Oz"

Nov. 15-Jan. 6 Seattle Children's Theatre; $15-$36 (206-441-3322 or www.sct.org).

"Fallen Angels"

Nov. 16-Dec. 15 Theater Schmeater, Seattle; $15-$23 (206-324-5801 or www.schmeater.org).

Compiled by Doug Knoop.

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