The 5th is doing what it can to mitigate the spread of coronavirus. Our Guest Services staff will be working remotely for the time being, and as such we are not able to take incoming calls at this time. Current Ticketholders: CLICK HERE for information on the status of your production. 


*EVENT POSTPONED* 17th Annual A Night for The 5th Gala, Night of a Thousand Stars

Due to the current situation, we have decided to postpone Night of a Thousand Stars. We will provide details on a new date in the near future. We appreciate your continued support and understanding.

Gala Chair:
Ann Ramsay-Jenkins

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As a non-profit and the region's largest arts employer, we need your help now more than ever. Click here to donate.

For further information, please contact Meredith da Silva at or 206.260.2185.


Behind the Scenes Tours

Grand Tour

Patron-level members ($600+) will visit the spaces rarely seen by the public: our Costume Shop, hair and makeup areas, the actors' dressing rooms, and more. Travel the path of an actor, peek into normally closed doors, and find out even more about the historic 5th Avenue Theatre on this exclusive look behind the scenes.

Sunday, April 26, 2020


Backstage Tour

Friend-level members ($125+) join us for a guided tour of the theater--including the opportunity to come backstage and onstage for a closer look at the sets and props.

Our tour guides will lead you through the history of The Theatre, dive into fun facts about the current show, and share some of the magic of how The 5th Avenue Theatre puts on a musical.

CANCELLED - Sister Act - Saturday, March 21, 2020

Evita - Saturday, June 20, 2020


Exclusive Access for Members

Legends of Broadway Lecture Series

Partner-level Members ($300+) join Artistic Associate Albert Evans for lectures and conversation on the eras, songwriters, and stars of musical theater history that makes this art form so special.



Designer Download

Partner-level members ($300+) enjoy a wine and cheese reception and hear from members of the creative team about their artistic vision. Writers and composers delve into the process of a show from day one, designers share the decision-making process that goes into creating the sets, costumes, or lights for a show, or directors describe the show from rehearsals to the final product.


Tech Week Rehearsals

Friend-level members ($125+) join us at working rehearsals in the theater and watch as the pieces of the show all come together to create the final product that will be presented to our audiences. Before we head into the theatre, artistic leadership for the production will give a pre-rehearsal talk to share even more details. 

Patron-level members ($600+) are invited to come to the theatre early for a reception before the rehearsal begins.

CANCELLED - Sister Act - Thursday, March 12, 2020

Evita - Thursday, June 11, 2020


Adventure Musical Theatre Performance

Friend-level members ($125+) watch our Adventure Musical Theatre Touring Company perform the show that they bring to schools throughout the Northwest. Our touring company comes home for the day to share this unique performance with our members.

Since 1994, the Adventure Musical Theatre Touring Company has brought the wonder and joy of live musical theater to students throughout Washington state. Adventure Musical Theatre musicals engage students through storytelling, song, and dance. Our productions are created by local composers and writers and are designed to incorporate standards-based educational content.

Children and grandchildren are welcome and encouraged to attend!

CANCELLED - Saturday, March 28, 2020


Events Exclusively for Circles Members

Honors Dinner

This yearly event honors those who help create theater behind-the-scenes. Donors, creators, Board Members, and executive staff join together to celebrate the power of live theater.

Monday, June 22, 2020

Director's Dinner

Featuring special guests and hosted by Bill Berry, guests will learn more about our talented guest artists, the process and development of adapting a musical, and the collaboration of the creative team for a 5th Avenue Theatre production. 

Season Preview Dinner

Enjoy lively commentary and entertaining musical performances as Bill Berry and Bernie Griffin announce the line-up for our next season. Featuring many of The 5th’s favorite performers, this is an evening not to be missed.

CANCELLED - Monday, March 16, 2020