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Tag: Encore Theater


Romantic Valentine’s date, plans B and C: Plays about love at Centerstage and Encore



Okay, so the hot-club jazz date in Puyallup doesn’t do anything for you? Then how about some theater? Centerstage in Federal Way and Encore in Gig Harbor are both running comedies about love this weekend. Here are the details:

Centerstage Theatre’s production of “I Love You Because” runs through Feb. 21. The contemporary comedy about dating in the big city is directed by Brandon Ivie of Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre and stars Don Daryl  Rivera. Note: 18+ for adult content. 8 p.m. Fridays, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through Feb. 21. $25/$20/$10. Knutzen

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Critic’s Picks: “I Love You” at Encore, new Woolworths Windows, Barefoot Dance “On the Margin,” and wooden sculpture at Kittredge

“I Love You, You’re Perfect…” at Encore

Encore! Theater Company in Gig Harbor presents the hilarious off-Broadway musical revue “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change,” a series of scenes with four actors exploring relationship quirks. Opens 7:30 p.m. tonight, then 7:30 p.m. Fri-Sat-Sun through Jan. 14. $18/$14. 6615 38th Ave. NW, Gig Harbor. 253-858-2282, www.encoretheater.org

Korean art in the Woolworth Windows

Just up in the Woolworth Windows downtown: a collection of work by Korean artists organized by Art Connection Korea, and sponsored by Tacoma Contemporary. 24/7 through Apr. 25. Free. Corner Broadway, Commerce and South 11th Streets, Tacoma. www.tacomacontemporary.org

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