Events & Gala

Upcoming 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  events scheduled for the 2016/17 season:

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.

Man of La Mancha  - Saturday, October 22, 2016
Disney's Little Mermaid  - Saturday November 26 OR December 17, 2016 (pick one date)
The Pajama Game - Saturday, February 25, 2017
Secret Garden  - Saturday, April 22, 2017
Romy & Michele's High School Reunion - Saturday, June 17, 2017

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.

Man of La Mancha  - Tuesday, October 4, 2016 (Note: Date has changed from October 6)
Disney's Little Mermaid  - Tuesday, November 22, 2016
The Pajama Game - Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Secret Garden  - Thursday, April 13, 2017

Spotlight Night for Members

Partner-level members ($300+) enjoy Members-only benefits including reserved seating and complimentary parking.

Disney's Little Mermaid  - Thursday, November 3, 2016
The Pajama Game - Thursday, January 19, 2017
Secret Garden and Murder For Two  - Thursday, March 9, 2017
Romy & Michele's High School Reunion - Thursday, May 18, 2017

Grand Tour

Patron-level members ($600+) will visit the spaces rarely seen by the public: our Costume Shop, Hair and Makeup areas, and the actors' dressing rooms. Travel the path of an actor on this exclusive look behind the scenes.

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Load In Lunch

Friend-level members ($124+) can bring a brown-bag lunch and enjoy a unique perspective as the sets and technical equipment are loaded into the theater, featuring a Q&A from a production insider.

Fun Home - Thursday, July 20, 2017

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

Please note that all dates and times are subject to change.


5th Avenue Follies: A Night at The 5th -  13th Annual Gala

Friday, May 20, 2016

5th Avenue Follies Co-Chairs
Tracy Wellens and David Quinn

Cocktails and Silent Auction

5:30 pm in the Spanish Foyer - The Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Enjoy a cocktail reception and bid on silent and exclusive wine auction items. Purchase a Golden Ticket, your chance to win an exciting London theater package.


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

Sit down to a fantastic dinner at the historic Fairmont Olympic Hotel.

Entertainment and Live Auction

8:30 pm at The 5th Avenue Theatre

Return to The 5th Avenue Theatre for spectacular entertainment from beloved 5th Avenue performers and your chance to bid on and win exceptional one-of-a-kind auction items!

Festive Attire