Show Talks with The 5th Avenue Theatre artistic associate Albert Evans,  provide engaging and informative presentations that take patrons deeper into the world of musical theater and our productions.

These are 45-minutues long and are free and open to the public (no show tickets required).

All Talks take place in Studio E at The 5th. For Directions: Click Here

Topic: Irving Berlin

6:30PM Tuesday, November 28
6:30PM Wednesday, November 29
6:30PM Thursday, November 30

6:30 PM Tuesday, December 5
6:30 PM Wednesday, December 6
6:30 PM Thursday, December 7 | Special KING FM Show Talk with Marta Zekan

6:30 PM Tuesday, December 12
6:30 PM Wednesday, December 13
6:30 PM Thursday, December 14

6:30 PM Tuesday, December 19
6:30 PM Wednesday, December 20
6:30 PM Thursday, December 21

6:30 PM Wednesday, December 27
6:30 PM Thursday, December 28



Following select Sunday night performances, members of the audience are invited to meet the cast, crew and creative team (if available) and ask questions about the show. Post-Show Talkbacks are hosted by Education staff. Requires a ticket to the performance.

Holiday Inn

  • Sunday, December 10


On select dates, members of the audience are invited to participate in moderated discussion about the themes and issues that each show addresses. Post Show Discussions do not involve cast, crew or creative team members and are moderated by Education staff and special guests. Requires a ticket to the performance.

All dates are subject to change.

If you are interested purchasing a Sunday Night Talkback subscription package, please contact Guest Services at 206-625-1900.





The 5th Avenue Theatre partners with local non-profits to provide underserved members of our community with tickets to our productions  at no cost, while engaging them in educational programs such as Show Talks with Albert Evans and post show talkbacks or discussions to provide a deeper and more meaningful theater going experience.

To learn more about ACCESS4ALLCOMMUNITIES, click here to download a registration form.



The 5th Avenue provides accessibility services so that patrons with mild to severe disabilities can enjoy productions at The 5th, including  American Sign Language-interpreted, Open Captioned, and Audio Described performances, Sennheiser Assistive Listening system, Braille programs, large print programs, wheelchair seating and elevator assistance. Requires a ticket to the performance.




The 5th Avenue Theatre supports a vibrant and diverse community throughout the greater Puget Sound area by providing a place for individuals to meet, gather and engage with American musical theater and celebrate its capacity to explore and reflect upon the human experience.

Within this mission we endeavor to:

  • Celebrate America’s great indigenous art form, the Musical.
  • Educate our community about the impact musical theater has had on world culture.
  • Increase access to The 5th Avenue Theatre and reach new audiences.
  • Encourage participation in the Arts.