Show List

The Sound of Music

Nov 24 – Jan 3, 2016

The Sound of Music is one of the most beloved musicals and with good reason. This story of the young governess Maria, who brings much-needed tenderness and joy to the Von Trapp family, has everything – romance, danger, bravery, and love.

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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying

Jan 28 – Feb 21, 2016

From the corporate offices and the typing pools of the 1960’s - think Mad Men – to the modern cubicle wars of today, this hysterical satire of Big Business is comedy at its finest. Join the “Brotherhood of Man” attending How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying and do it the “Company Way!” This Pulitzer Prize-winning musical by Frank Lesser is office intrigue at its funniest, complete with some slinky choreography!

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Feb 27 – May 8, 2016

Welcome to the carnival, where everybody has the right to be happy! In this tawdry carnival’s shooting gallery, you’ll find yourself in the company of some of the most notorious figures in American history—the assassins who tried (and in some cases succeeded) to kill the president.

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A Night With Janis Joplin

Mar 25 – Apr 17, 2016

Like a comet that burns far too brightly to last, Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the queen of rock & roll. The unmistakable voice, filled with raw emotion and tinged with Southern Comfort, made her a must-see headliner from Monterey to Woodstock. Now, you’re invited to share an evening with the woman and her influences in the new Broadway musical A Night With Janis Joplin.

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Kinky Boots

Apr 27 – May 8, 2016

KINKY BOOTS is Broadway’s huge-hearted, high-heeled hit! With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, this joyous musical celebration is about the friendships we discover, and the belief that you can change the world when you change your mind. Inspired by true events, KINKY BOOTS takes you from a gentlemen’s shoe factory in Northampton to the glamorous catwalks of Milan.

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Paint Your Wagon

Jun 2 – Jun 25, 2016

A sweeping saga of the mythic west and the pursuit of the American Dream, Lerner and Loewe’s Paint Your Wagon is filled with some of the greatest songs ever written for the musical stage—“They Call the Wind Maria,” “I’m On My Way,” “I Talk to the Trees,” and “I Was Born Under a Wand’rin Star.” Now, audiences can experience this lusty musical set in the rough and tumble world of the 1849 California Gold Rush as it has never been seen before.

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A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder

Jul 12 – Jul 31, 2016

Getting away with murder can be so much fun… and there’s no better proof than the knock-‘em-dead hit show that’s earned unanimous raves and won the 2014 Tony Award® for best musical—A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder!

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Box Office Phone Numbers
206-625-1900 or 888-5TH-4TIX

Box Office & Ticketing Customer Service Hours
Monday–Friday, 10 AM – 6 PM
Saturday, Sunday  12 Noon – 5 PM

  • On performance days the Box Office also opens 90 minutes prior to curtain time for Will Call and sales for that day's event.

  • The Box Office is closed for major holidays and also occasionally closes temporarily for staff meetings. 

Theater Location
The theater is located at 1308 5th Avenue, near the corner of University Street and 5th Avenue, in downtown Seattle.
The Box Office is located directly under the theater marquee .

Ordering Tickets Online
24 hours/day, 7 days/week

  • You must have an online account to purchase tickets online

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  • Follow the onscreen prompts for creating a new account.

Buying Tickets at The 5th
The 5th Avenue Theatre operates its own safe, secure, in-house ticketing service. When purchasing tickets online, you have access to the same “best available” seats as you do when you call in.  Performances that are close to being sold out may be removed from the website. Last-minute tickets for full performances are available only by phone or at the Box Office.  Please plan your ticket purchases carefully. All sales are final. There are no refunds. Ticket exchanges are free for subscribers; single-ticket buyers pay a small fee for exchange privileges. Log into your online account to exchange your tickets no later than 24 hours before your scheduled performance.

Help with Your Order
Have questions about your order? Please call 206-625-1900 or click here to submit an online support request. Our team of Customer Service specialists will be happy to help you.

Lost Tickets- Need a Reprint?
If you lose or forget your tickets, please call 206-625-1900 or email We can reprint your tickets and have them available for pick-up at the Box Office Will Call window on the day of the show. If your show is today, no need to call - just go directly to the Box Office Reprint Window for assistance.

Ticket Promotions
If you are responding to a 5th Avenue ticket promotion, you will receive a promotion code to use.  If you are ordering by phone, give the promotion code to the customer service representative when you call to place your order. If you are ordering online, enter the code in the promotion code box provided when you log into your account.

Facility & Service Fees

  • Facility fees help us maintain our historic theater. A facility fee of $4.00 is charged to every ticket purchased.

  • A service fee of $9.00 is charged to tickets sold online and by phone. Service fees help to cover the considerable cost of providing online and telephone services. The cost of mailing tickets to patrons is also included in the service fee

  • Service fees are not charged on tickets purchased in person at the theater Box Office.

Scalpers & Third-Party Tickets
The 5th Avenue Theatre DOES NOT allocate tickets to outside ticket brokers or resellers. We cannot verify the authenticity of tickets purchased from agencies or brokers. Tickets purchased through scalpers, brokers or other third parties may be counterfeit and inadmissible. Also, please be aware that ticket brokers may add substantial fees on top of the price they paid for the tickets that they are reselling. We have no control over the fees they charge their customers.   We strongly encourage you to purchase your tickets directly from The 5th Avenue Box Office. When you purchase from us, you will get the most current seat information, the best availability, the best prices, and all of your money will go to support the great musical theater you see on the 5th Avenue stage.

The 5th Avenue Theatre reserves the right to refuse service.