Kirkland Performance Center (KPC), the Eastside’s premier performance venue, has a holiday season with something for everyone!
Geoffrey Castle’s Celtic Christmas. A wonderful Northwest tradition, Geoffrey Castle’s Celtic Christmas is a high-energy stage show that will bring the magic of the holidays to KPC. Two shows on Friday, December 12, 2014 and Saturday, December 13, 2014, both at 8:00 pm. Tickets are $25for adults, $20 for seniors, and $15 for youth.
Verbalists: Nothing But the Truth. Laugh, cry, and cringe along with five of Seattle's best storytellers at Verbalists: Nothing But the Truth, a live music and personal storytelling show that celebrates the highlights and lowlifes of the holiday season accompanied by piano and guitar. If you love The Moth, NPR's This American Life, and David Sedaris' The Santaland Diaries, you'll love Verbalists. Not for kids! Experience the holiday edition of Verbalists on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $20.
KPC’s Olde Time Holiday Show. Kids from one to 92, this show is for you! The return of KPC’s Olde Time Holiday Show, a holiday variety show blending singers, dancers, circus performers, illusionists, and Celtic Christmas favorites. Audience participation is part of the show, too, with an interactive reading of the classic The Night Before Christmas. Fun for the whole family. Six opportunities to enjoy KPC’s Olde Time Holiday Show at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm on Saturday, December 20 and Sunday, December 21. Tickets are $15.
KPC’s Holiday Late Night Featuring Captain Smartypants, Sensible Shoes, and Arnaldo!Fierce. Fabulous. Festive! This one’s for the grown-ups: KPC’s Holiday Late Night Featuring Captain Smartypants, Sensible Shoes, and Arnaldo!. A night of drag and holiday traditions turned on their heads featuring the fabulous Drag Chanteuse Arnaldo!, the Seattle Men’s Chorus group Captain Smartypants, and the Seattle Women's Chorus group Sensible Shoes; the performers will bring the hilarious campy fun to KPC with satirical versions of your favorite holiday songs. Hosted by David Hunter Koch. 18+ Show. One night only! Friday, December 19, 2014 at 8:00 pm and 10:30 pm. Tickets are $25.
KPC’s Holiday Sing Along Featuring Groove for Thought. Come sing along to holiday tunes atKPC’s Holiday Sing Along Featuring Groove for Thought. For over a decade, the singers of Groove for Thought have been blowing audiences away with their innovative take on musical classics in a jazz style unlike anything you’ve ever heard before. Aca-awesome a cappella performers Groove for Thought, Celtic-Japanese musician Hanz Araki, and host David Hunter Koch are comingtogether to create an unforgettable Sing Along for you to enjoy with your whole family on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 8:00 pm. Tickets are $25.
Twisted Flicks: Westworld. Get ready for Twisted Flicks: Westworld, a twisted take on the low-budget science fiction western written and directed by acclaimed novelist Michael Crichton. Jet City Improv’s Twisted Flicks is Seattle’s only live movie re-dubbing show that merges improv comedy with classic B movies for a hilarious cinematic experience like none other. Starring Yul Brynner, Richard Benjamin, James Brolin, and Norman Bartold, Westworld (1973) creates a fantasy world for adults inhabited by robots. But the robots take over and mayhem ensues! Celebrate the New Year with KPC on Friday, January 2, 2015 at 8:00 pm. Tickets are $15.