Join us for the First Friday Art Walk February 3 to enjoy an artist reception and a fun evening of art, food, and friends. Unique chicken portraits on cedar and humorous chicken block prints by local artist Matt Pedersen highlight his passion for the urban farm movement. The chicken portraits express the stoic qualities of the subject through detailed wood burned images, while his colorful small scale prints bring to life the peculiar personalities of chickens and their owners. Read more.more.
Votes are cast; polls are closed; and results have been tabulated! After one of their biggest years and a record number of voters, BroadwayWorld Seattle has announced the winners in the 2016 Awards. Bainbridge Performing Arts is pleased to be listed among the winners, with AMADEUS gathering wins in four categories, including Best Play. View the full list.
Celebrate a day of unity and Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, as the Anzanga Marimba Ensemble returns for it’s 5th annual appearance at BPA to perform the lively and beautiful melodies of Southern Africa, one night only on January 20. This Seattle-based ensemble has brought the electrifying and energizing music of African marimba to the national and international stage. Read more.
Get the first last laugh at BPA’s 1st Annual LAST COMEDY SHOW EVER. See four of the top touring comedians in the USA in performances spanning two nights at BPA: PETER GREYY (Seattle International Comedy Competition Director of Talent) and DAVID CROWE (Winner of both the Seattle and San Francisco Comedy Competition) perform Friday, January 13. BRETT HAMIL (Seattle’s “political activist” comedian) and Islander RODNEY SHERWOOD (NBC’s Friends, The CW’s Grimm, and Emmy Award Winner!) perform Saturday, January 14. See videos and read more.
Overflowing with heart, humor, and spectacular stagecraft, BIG FISH is an extraordinary new Broadway musical featuring music and lyrics by Tony nominee Andrew Lippa (The Addams Family, The Wild Party) and a new book by esteemed screenwriter John August (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory). BIG FISH includes roles for 12-16 men, ages 16 and up, 10-16 women, ages 14 and up, and one boy, age 8-12. See the complete listing of characters and more here.