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

Patron-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 - Wednesday, April 29

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


Development VIP Opening Night RSVP

If you have received a VIP Opening Night invitation for A Christmas Story on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 8pm, you may RSVP by using the link below.  

Please join us for our Opening Night reception, taking place in our Producer's Club located below the theatre (take the stairs under the marquee, the Producer's Club will be on your right) at 7:00 PM.

The RSVP deadline is Monday, December 1st at 5:00 PM.

Please contact Kaitlin O'Neil at 206.971.7902.

PLEASE NOTE: Your opening night invitation is intended for the addressee only and may not be forwarded to another guest.  Thank you for understanding.

Click here to RSVP Now




Save the Date!

A Night at The 5th Gala

Friday, May 29, 2015

The 5th Avenue Theatre’s 12th Annual Gala will take place on Friday, May 29, 2015. This exciting evening of fun, food, entertainment surprises, and high-end wine and travel auction packages is sure to thrill any theater enthusiast! Funds raised at the 2015 Gala directly benefit The 5th Avenue Theatre, allowing us to stage and produce high quality performances for our community as well as expand our Education and Outreach programs. 

Keep checking the website for event updates and additional information!

To purchase tickets, or for more information about the 2015 A Night at the 5th Gala, contact Special Events Manager Kaitlin O’Neil 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.

Board Chairman Wanda Herndon and her guests celebrate opening night of 
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess at The 5th Avenue's Producer's Club.