Loading Events

← Back to Events

City of Kent Arts Commission

253-856-5050||http://kentwa.gov/content.aspx?id=1173

October 2018

Kent Spotlight Series – Skerryvore and We Banjo 3

October 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kent-Meridian High School Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th Street
Kent,WA98030United States
+ Google Map
Tickets: $28 general, $26 senior, $15 youth

Skerryvore, a multi-award winning folk-rock band from Scotland, and award-winning quartet We Banjo 3 from Ireland join forces for an unforgettable night of Celtic folk, rock, pop, and bluegrass.

Find out more »

Kent Spotlight Series – Kaki King – The Neck Is a Bridge to the Body

October 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kent-Meridian High School Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th Street
Kent,WA98030United States
+ Google Map
Tickets: $25 general, $22 senior, $15 youth

Hailed by Rolling Stone as “a genre unto herself,” composer and guitarist Kaki King is a true iconoclast. This innovative, immersive, multi-media production uses the guitar as a projection screen to tell a story. The production places the focus on the guitar itself, creating an experience unlike any other.

Find out more »

November 2018

Kent Spotlight Series – An Evening with Molly Ringwald

November 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kentwood High School Performing Arts Center, 25800 164th Avenue SE
Covington,WA98042United States
+ Google Map
$32 general; $28 seniors; $18 youth

Since her debut jazz album "Except Sometimes", released in 2013 on Concord Records, Ringwald and her band have peformed over 200 concerts in seven countries. An actress of stage and screen, Ringwald has starred in everything from the iconic films Sixteen Candles and Pretty in Pink, and on Broadway in the revival of Cabaret and the Tony-nominated Enchanted April. Sponsored by the Pete and Pat Curran Family in memory of Regan Curran.

Find out more »

December 2018

Kent Spotlight Series – Magical Strings 32nd Annual Celtic Yuletide Concert

December 2 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Kent-Meridian High School Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th Street
Kent,WA98030United States
+ Google Map
$26 general; $25 seniors; $15 youth

The Boulding Family's musical celebration of the holiday season is a treasured tradition in Kent. Once again, Pam and Philip Boulding are joined by their children, grandchildren, and guests for an afternoon of enchanting Yuletide music. The Bouldings perform on Celtic haps, hammered dulcimers, whistles, strings, percussion, and harp-like instruments from around the world. Guests add Irish step dancing, drumming and storytelling for a festive, memorable performance.

Find out more »

January 2019

Kent Spotlight Series – An Evening with Peter Yarrow

January 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kent-Meridian High School Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th Street
Kent,WA98030United States
+ Google Map
$28 general; $25 senior; $15 youth

Peter Yarrow is a folk legend with a contemporary message of humanity and caring. As a member of the renowned musical trio, "Peter, Paul & Mary," Yarrow has earned multiple gold and platinum albums as well as numerous GRAMMYs.

Find out more »

February 2019

Kent Spotlight Series – Seattle Rock Orchestra performs The Beatles

February 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kentwood High School Performing Arts Center, 25800 164th Avenue SE
Covington,WA98042United States
+ Google Map
$28 general; $25 senior; $15 youth

Seattle Rock Orchestra celebrates The Beatles' broad swath of Number One hits that reigned on both the U.K. and U.S. charts, along with their charming B-side companions - featuring songs including "Can't Buy Me Love," "Eight Days A Week," "Yesterday," "Hey Jude," "Something," "Let It Be," and many more. SRO is a full orchestra with strings, woodwinds, brass, percussion, choir and a rotating cast of guest vocalists.

Find out more »

Kent Spotlight Series – Letters Aloud – “Love Me or Leave Me”

February 15, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kent-Meridian High School Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th Street
Kent,WA98030United States
+ Google Map
$25 general; $22 senior; $15 youth

Letters Aloud reads private letters in public - real letters by real people, read by great actors. Each show brings together letters to and from the famous, the infamous, and all us regular folks - making history come to life in surprising, inspiring and hilarious ways. Celebrate Valentine's Day with this special edition featuring letters of loving, longing, and leaving.

Find out more »

March 2019

Kent Spotlight Series – International Guitar Night

March 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kent-Meridian High School Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th Street
Kent,WA98030United States
+ Google Map
$28 general; $25 senior; $15 youth - and 10% off when prchasing the Guitar Lovers Package (Kaki King 10/19 and International Guitar Night 3/1)

International Guitar Night is North America's premier traveling guitar festival, bringing together the world's foremost acoustic guitarists to perform their latest original compositions and exchange musical ideas in a public concert setting. Includes Luca Stricagnoli, with his arrangements of heavy metal songs; swing guitarist Antoine Boyer and flamenco guitarist Samuelito; and Turkish fretless guitarist Cenk Erdogan.

Find out more »

April 2019

Kent Spotlight Series – Piano Battle – Andreas Kern v. Paul Cibis

April 5, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Kent-Meridian High School Performing Arts Center, 10020 SE 256th Street
Kent,WA98030United States
+ Google Map
$28 general; $25 senior; $15 youth

This comedy classic combat show is the brainchild of internationally accomplished pianists Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis. This duo goes head-to-head onstage, charming the audience with a variety of classical pieces, played in distinctly different performance styles.

Find out more »
+ Export Events