Events & Gala

Member Events

5th Avenue Members enjoy unique events all season long. We are always excited and honored to welcome new and long-time supporters to these special occasions.

Here are the upcoming events:

Backstage Tours 

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

Jasper in Deadland  - Saturday, May 16

Grease  - Saturday, July 18

Spotlight Night for Members

Partner-level members ($300+) enjoy VIP treatment including a pre-show reception in the Producer's Club, reserved seating, and complimentary parking.

Jasper in Deadland  - Thursday, April 2

Grease - Thursday, June 11

Tech Week Rehearsals

  • Friend-level members ($125+) experience working rehearsals in the theater and pre-rehearsal talks with artistic leadership.
  • Patron-level members ($600+) come early and enjoy a light supper before the rehearsal begins.

Jasper in Deadland - Saturday, April 25 (please note change of date)

Grease - Wednesday, July 8

For more information about upcoming events or to become a member, please call Jeanne Thompson, Membership Manager at 206-971-7900 or email us at


Save the Date!

Cirque du 5th
A Night at The 5th Gala

Friday, May 29, 2015

Mark your calendar for an evening of fun, food, and musical entertainment!

Act 1
Cocktails and Silent Auction
5:30 pm in the Spanish Foyer - The Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Cocktails and appetizers abound as you peruse unique silent and exclusive wine auction items. Purchase a Golden Raffle Ticket,offering an exciting chance to win a distinctive London theatre excursion.

Act 2
7:00 pm in the Spanish Ballroom – The Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Enjoy a sumptuous seated dinner in this historic Spanish Ballroom.

Act 3
Live Auction and Entertainment
8:30 pm at The 5th Avenue Theatre

Return to The 5th Avenue Theatre for your chance to bid on and win exceptional one-of-a-kind auction items and experiences,while enjoying spectacular entertainment from beloved 5th Avenue performers, along with a surprise or two!

Act 4
Dancing and Dessert
10:00 pm On Stage at The 5th Avenue Theatre

Join us center stage to toast The 5th Avenue Theatre, savor delectable desserts, and dance the night away!

Tickets are now on sale!

Gala Ring Leaders


$10,000 for a table of 10

As a Gala Ring Leader, you will receive VIP seating at the Dinner and Live Auction, Premium wine during Dinner, and a complimentary self-parking pass.

Gala Acrobats


$5,000 for a table of 10

To purchase tickets, or for more information about the 2015 A Night at the 5th Gala, contact Special Events Manager Madison Murphy at or 206-971-7902


Seen & Heard Around The 5th

Members go behind the scenes to the Trap Room on a Backstage Tour.

Member Susan Dogen looks at costumes on the Warehouse Tour. 

Gregory Award nominated costume designer Sarah Nash Gates shows members
costumes from Oliver! during a tour of The 5th's costume shop.