Midweek News – January 4


Here is news from Seattle’s performing arts community and beyond.

With 2017 here, let’s take a quick look back at 2016. The Footlight Awards honors the best in local theatre. Seattle Gay News also offered up their favorites of the past year.

The Seattle Met also has an arts and culture recap of 2016.

What is to look forward to now that we’re in 2017? There are plenty of offerings in January.

One offering is this weekend. The Seattle Symphony is performing the magnificent 9th Symphony by Beethoven. A preview can be found, here.

The Seattle Opera recently announced their 2017-18 season. Learn all about it, here.

Finding Neverland is coming soon to the Paramount Theatre. Learn about the production, here.

Village Theatre recently announced a New Village Originals Writers Residency for musical theatre writers. The first recipients can be found, here.

Finally, did you hear about the new British opera composer who is 11-YEARS-OLD?!