For Interviews and press requests, please contact:

Bridget Morgan
Associate Director of Branding & Communications

Rachel Liuzzi
Public Relations Manager

Recent news from The 5th Avenue Theatre: 

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West Side Story, May 31 - June 23, 2019



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Austen’s Pride, October 4 - 27, 2019

Olivia Hernandez as Elizabeth Bennet, Steven Good as Mr. Darcy, and Laura Michelle Kelly as Jane Austen - Photo Credit Tracy Martin

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Laura Michelle Kelly (seated center) stars as Jane Austen in Austen's Pride at The 5th Avenue Theatre - Photo Credit Tracy Martin

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From L-R: Delphi Borich (Lydia Bennet), Clifton Davis (Mr. Bennet), Manna Nichols (Jane Bennet), Katie Dixon (Kitty Bennet), Olivia Hernandez (Elizabeth Bennet), and Michele Ragusa (Mrs. Bennet) in Austen's Pride - Photo Credit Tracy Martin

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John Donovan Wilson as George Wickham and Olivia Hernandez as Elizabeth Bennet in Austen's Pride - Photo Credit Tracy Martin

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Delphi Borich (center) as Lydia and the company of Austen's Pride - Photo Credit Tracy Martin

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Gregory Lee Rodriguez as Charles Bingley and Manna Nichols as Jane Bennet in Austen's Pride - Photo Credit Tracy Martin

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Mrs. Doubtfire, November 26 - December 29, 2019

Rob McClure stars as Mrs. Doubtfire in the world premiere production of Mrs. Doubtfire, playing this holiday season at The 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle, WA

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Bliss, January 31-February 23. 2020

Mario Cantone to star in Bliss at The 5th Avenue Theatre this Winter

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Mario Cantone will star as Sir Pincus Glimmermore in the world premiere of Bliss at The 5th Avenue Theatre

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Opening Night Performances   

If you have received an invitation to an opening night performance, here are some things that we ask you to take note of:

  • Your invitation and tickets are intended for YOU only and are non-transferrable.
  • Your invitation is valid for two complimentary seats. Additional seats will need to be purchased. If you have RSVP’ed for more than two seats, we will be contacting you to collect payment information. 
  • If your plans change and you are unable to attend the performance, we ask that you contact us as soon as possible. Being a no-notice no-show puts you at risk of being removed from our guest list permanently.

Press nights during the 2018/19 season occur on the following dates*:

Annie 8:00 PM; Friday, November 30, 2018
Rock of Ages 8:00 PM; Friday, February 8, 2019
Little Dancer 8:00 PM; Friday, April 5, 2019
Urinetown 7:30 PM; Thursdsay, April 11, 2019
West Side Story 8:00 PM; Friday, June 7, 2019

*These dates may change; we will endeavor to provide you with sufficient notice if they change.  

If you have any questions regarding 5th Avenue Theatre press nights, please contact Rachel Liuzzi at


Press Archives


The Pajama Game

The 5th Avenue Theatre Announces 2016/17 Season

  • 2016/17 Season Announced!
  • Second Annual NextFest Announced
  • NextFest: A Festival of New Musicals
  • 10-Minute Musical Project for Teens
  • 10-Minute Musical Project Announced for Puget Sound Teens
  • Michael Gepner Joins 5th Avenue Leadership
  • Michael Gepner Appointed Vice President of Marketing, Communications and Guest Services

2015/16 Season by the Numbers

  • A New Economic Impact Study Reveals the Undeniable Impact of The 5th Avenue Theatre on King County

Disney's The Little Mermaid

Man of La Mancha

Annual 5th Avenue Awards; June 6, 2016

A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder; July 12-31, 2016

A Night at The 5th Gala: The 5th Avenue Follies

Lerner & Loewe's Paint Your Wagon; June 2-25, 2016

The 5th Avenue Theatre Announces 2016/17 Season

Kinky Boots; April 27-May 8, 2016

A Night With Janis Joplin; March 25-April 17, 2016

Assassins; Feb 27–May 8, 2016

4Culture Awards 5th Avenue Building for Culutre Grant

Rising Star Project 2016: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying; March 3 - March 5

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying; January 28 - February 21, 2016

Rodgers & Hammerstein's The Sound of Music




2015/16 Season Announced


A Night at The 5th Gala 2015

Writers Group

Jasper in Deadland

Jacques Brel is Alive and Well & Living in Paris

Rising Star Project: Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel

Something Rotten

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel: 

A Christmas Story, The Musical: November 25-Decem ber 30

Kinky Boots:  October 7-26

A Chorus Line: September 3-28, 2014

Ballroom with a Twist: August 15-17, 2014

We Will Rock You, July 8-13, 2014

The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, June 11-29, 2014

A Room with a View, 4/15-5/11

The Rising Star Project: Spamalot, 3/14-3/15

Little Shop of Horrors, 3/8-6/15

​Monty Python's Spamalot, 1/30/14-3/2/14

Oliver!, 11/29/13-12/31/13

Anything Goes, 10/15/13 - 11/3/13

Secondhand Lions, 9/7/13-10/6/13

The 5th Avenue Theatre 2013/14 Season