Common communication techniques, such as smoke signals, tin cans, and tin cans filled with smoke, pale in comparison to the communicative power of song and dance. Celebrate the powerful expression of performance with today’s Groupon: for $99, you get a three-show package, including one balcony ticket to each of these shows: Guys & Dolls, 9 to 5: The Musical, and Aladdin: The New Stage Musical at The 5th Avenue Theatre downtown. This Groupon can only be used on the first full week of each show run. Upon redeeming this Groupon, choose the day of the week (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, or Sunday evening) on which you want to see all three shows.
From its birth more than 80 years ago, The 5th Avenue Theater has grown into a cultural leader in the Northwest, enlightening eager audiences with performances both elegant and entertaining. The three-show package grants eyes and ears admission to a series of family-friendly productions served course by course, like a fancy meal or a day of binge golfing. Begin with an appetizer of laughter, friendship, and premeditated workplace revenge in 9 to 5: The Musical from April 5–April 10. Follow three unlikely friends through a plot to conquer their company, while they sing along to the Grammy-nominated score penned by Dolly Parton. Then, satisfy gambling glands May 17–May 22 with Guys & Dolls, a tale of gangsters, gals, love triangles, and suspense quadrilaterals, set to the music of Frank Loesser. Finish the tuneful trifecta July 12–July 17 with Aladdin: The New Stage Musical, a sweet tale of courage and friendship based on the animated film. Relish new and treasured melodies by Alan Menken as acclaimed director Casey Nicholaw offers spectators a magic carpet ride in his '83 Ford Taurus.
Join The 5th Avenue Theatre for special, behind the scenes, spotlight nights where cast and crew mingle among the gilded décor and enlighten audiences on the hardships of play production and having an evil twin brother.
Broadway.com previewed The 5th Avenue Theatre's production of Aladdin: The New Stage Musical. Twenty-nine Yelpers give The 5th Avenue Theatre an average of 4.5 stars, and three Yahoo! Locals give it a 3.5-star rating. The Fifth Avenue Theatre has more than 6,300 Facebook fans.
- Awesome local theatre: I've been a season ticket holder to the 5th for several years now and I can't help but rave about the theatre! The local talent is excellent, the shows are fabulous, and the atmosphere is delightful. – Bunny, Yahoo! Local
- The staff is consistently friendly and helpful and the productions are generally of the utmost quality. – Anthony P., Yelp, 7/22/09