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All Art and No Dough: “Fall Free for All,” October 8-9

22 Sep
WHAT: Fall Free for All, a community artfest
WHEN: October 8-9, 2011
WHERE: The Pantages, Rialto Theater, and Theater on the Square
HOW: Admission is FREE! To get your wristband pass, call the box office at the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts: 253.591.5894. Wristbands will be available for pick-up at “will call” only. Click here for your FREE wristband pass.

One of the coolest things about the Tacoma arts scene is the abundance of free, high-quality events that have grown up around it. A standout is coming up October 8-9 at the Broadway Center and surrounding venues: The Fall Free For All is a community arts festival that offers a virtually inexhaustible lineup of events all weekend long, including live theater, film, dance, music and a host of family-friendly activities. And it costs less than the price of a latté – it’s free! Come get your cultural fix, support local artists, and check out the spiffy new look of Antique Row and the vibrant Theatre District. Events include:

  • A Broadway Center original production, 11 Days in the Life of Dr. King
  • The world premiere of Voices of the City, presented by the Broadway Center and EnJoy Productions
  • Short plays by local authors sponsored by Northwest Playwrights Alliance
  • Films from the Grand Cinema
  • Tacoma Philharmonic kids’ concert: Trains & Tunes in the New World
  • Diverse work from many cultures, from traditional forms to hip hop
  • Hands-on activities for children
  • A screening of the movie, U2: Rattle and Hum
  • Dance from Barefoot Dance Collective
  • Plus local bands, buskers, magicians, and much more!
  • For festival schedule, click here.

Free for Fall is presented by the Broadway Center with support from the Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation Fund of the Greater Tacoma Community Foundation. See you there!

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