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Tag: Gold from Straw


Critic’s Picks: Gold from Straw’s “Sloth” at Theater on the Square, Hitchcock’s “The 39 Steps” in Auburn, “Fiddler on the Roof” in the Pantages and Tacoma’s 100th Monkey party

Gold From Straw’s premiere of “Sloth”

Gold From Straw theater company presents the world premiere of “Sloth,” a dramatic comedy by Bruce Post about a reclusive widowed firefighter who’s dragged out of inaction by neighborhood drama. Opens 8 p.m. tonight, then 8 p.m. Apr. 23, 28,29,30, May 6, 7, 13, 14; 2 p.m. Apr. 23, 30, May 7, 14. $26/$23/Pay-What-You-Can Apr. 28. Theatre on the Square, 915 Broadway, Tacoma. 253-591-5894, www.broadwaycenter.org, www.goldfromstraw.org

Hitchcock’s “The 39 Steps” live in Auburn

The nationally touring, Tony-winning live theater version of Alfred Hitchcock’s thriller “The 39 Steps” comes to Auburn this

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Critic’s Picks: Two new shows at MoG, Marita Dingus’ giant Buddha sculpture, Rosalind Bell play at UPS and Gold from Straw theater

Museum of Glass has two new shows

Just opened at the Museum of Glass are two new exhibits: “Fertile Ground,” which displays recent works from the museum’s visiting Hot Shop artist residencies, and “Glimmering Gone,” featuring collaborative work by American Beth Lipman and Swede Ingalena Klenell.10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. third Thursdays and noon-5 p.m. Sunday through fall, 2011. $12/$10/$5 ages 6-12/free for under-six. 866-4-MUSEUM, www.museumofglass.org

Marita Dingus’ giant Buddha at UPS

Seattle artist Marita Dingus’ 60-foot sculpture “Buddha as an African enslaved,” made of wire and fabric, will process at noon today through the University of Puget

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Critic’s Picks: Violinist Mary Manning, PLOP puppetry, “Doubt” and world music group Libana

Mary Manning concert

Violinist Mary Manning of the Northwest Sinfonietta will play 19th-century favorites in a solo recital, “Melodie” with pianist Bruce Berry. Program includes Schumann, Schubert, Rachmaninoff and more. 8 p.m. tonight. Admission by donation to benefit Peninsula Youth Orchestra and Chapel. The Chapel on Echo Bay, 400 Sixth Avenue, Fox Island. 253-549-7039, www.foxislandchapel.org

Puppetry of Dan Luce at PLOP

Olympia’s cutting-edge puppet company presents the weird and wistful puppetry of co-founder Daniel Luce. 8 p.m. tonight and May 22. $12/$8 student. Northern, 321 4th Ave., Olympia. 360-481-3029, www.plopolympia.org

Gold From Straw does “Doubt”

Tacoma’s newest theater company

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