Lots of music this week

Steve Dunkelberger’s picks of the week

By Steve Dunkelberger on December 6, 2007

meet me in st. louis

A staple from the golden age of musical theater, “Meet Me in St. Louis” is making a stop at Tacoma Musical Playhouse.

[Narrows Theater, through Dec. 16, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, $16-$23, 7116 Sixth Ave., Tacoma, 253.565.6867, www.tmp.org]



“Cinderella,” a slapstick, musical version of the tale runs at Centerstage in Federal Way. This show is part “Laugh in” and part fairy tale.

[Knutzen Family Theater, through Dec. 22, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, $8-$25, 3200 S.W. Dash Point Road, Federal Way, 253.661.1444, www.centerstagetheatre.com]


the war

Another show keeping the War going is “The 1940’S Radio Hour” at Capital Playhouse. This musical comedy offers big band music and swing dancing straight from Radio Station WOV, in New York City, 1941.

[Capital Playhouse, through Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 21 and 22, $29-$35, 612 Fourth Ave. E., Olympia, 360.943.2744, www.capital playhouse.com]