Best Performances in Seattle

Check out the top Performances in Seattle, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. On the Boards
1. On the Boards
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13 local reviews
100 W Roy St, Seattle
+1 206-217-9886
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Kt
New Performance art house - can be edgy, can be awesome, can be provoking, always worth it. If you are into th…
Shasti
Contemporary performance art and dance. Known better nationally than locally, features lots of international a…
Maya
All kinds of interesting theater / modern performances happen here.
1. On the Boards
1. On the Boards
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13 local reviews
100 W Roy St, Seattle
+1 206-217-9886
Kt
Kt
New Performance art house - can be edgy, can be awesome, can be provoking, always worth it. If you are into the contemporary performance sce…
Shasti
Shasti
Contemporary performance art and dance. Known better nationally than locally, features lots of international artists, if you like 'the weird…
Maya
Maya
All kinds of interesting theater / modern performances happen here.
2. Columbia City Theater
2. Columbia City Theater
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56 local reviews
4916 Rainier Ave S, Seattle
+1 206-722-3009
Electronics storeHome goods storeStore
Rick
The CCT often keeps two shows rotating at a time, one out front adjacent to the bar and the other in the main …
Jeanie
Restored Vaudeville era theater. Great for music and Burlesque performances. Bar up front has open mic nights,…
Doug
A variety of music, karaoke, and rotating performances. Also, home to the 'Bourbon Bar'.
2. Columbia City Theater
2. Columbia City Theater
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56 local reviews
4916 Rainier Ave S, Seattle
+1 206-722-3009
Rick
Rick
The CCT often keeps two shows rotating at a time, one out front adjacent to the bar and the other in the main performance venue around back…
Jeanie
Jeanie
Restored Vaudeville era theater. Great for music and Burlesque performances. Bar up front has open mic nights, too.
Doug
Doug
A variety of music, karaoke, and rotating performances. Also, home to the 'Bourbon Bar'.
3. The Triple Door
3. The Triple Door
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57 local reviews
216 Union St, Seattle
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+1 206-838-4333
Night clubBarRestaurant
Rob
The Musiquarium bar in the triple door is a great spot for young professionals. They have live music most even…
Jackie
The Musiquarium bar in the triple door is a great spot for young professionals. They have live music most even…
Cindy
Fun venue for live performance and good food. It is downtown, so it is surrounded by many, many other eating e…
3. The Triple Door
3. The Triple Door
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57 local reviews
216 Union St, Seattle
Closed · Opens 4:00 PM
+1 206-838-4333
Rob
Rob
The Musiquarium bar in the triple door is a great spot for young professionals. They have live music most evenings, from jazz to rock to DJs…
Jackie
Jackie
The Musiquarium bar in the triple door is a great spot for young professionals. They have live music most evenings, from jazz to rock to DJs…
Cindy
Cindy
Fun venue for live performance and good food. It is downtown, so it is surrounded by many, many other eating establishments if you want to e…
4. Easy Street Records & Cafe
4. Easy Street Records & Cafe
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90 local reviews
4559 California Ave SW, Seattle
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 206-938-3279
CafeElectronics storeHome goods store
Bobby
How do you write a review on one of your favorite places in the world? Vinyl records and diner breakfast at th…
Robert
Easy Street Records is an independent record store located in Seattle, Washington. Easy Street opened its stor…
Sarah
Record store, breakfast joint ans performance venue all rolled into one. Local artists Eddie Vedder and Chris …
4. Easy Street Records & Cafe
4. Easy Street Records & Cafe
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90 local reviews
4559 California Ave SW, Seattle
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 206-938-3279
Bobby
Bobby
How do you write a review on one of your favorite places in the world? Vinyl records and diner breakfast at the same place? It can't be real…
Robert
Robert
Easy Street Records is an independent record store located in Seattle, Washington. Easy Street opened its store in West Seattle in 1988, and…
Sarah
Sarah
Record store, breakfast joint ans performance venue all rolled into one. Local artists Eddie Vedder and Chris Ballew seen here often.
5. Vashon Center for the Arts
5. Vashon Center for the Arts
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12 local reviews
19600 Vashon Hwy SW, Vashon
+1 206-463-5131
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Lisa
Live performances. Check their website to see what is happening during your visit to Vashon: opera, dance, pl…
Sara
VCA is a half mile from Genrose Cottage. Check their schedule for upcoming events from plays, dance performanc…
Amy
Intimate venue displaying art in the open space. Live performances scheduled weekly.
5. Vashon Center for the Arts
5. Vashon Center for the Arts
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12 local reviews
19600 Vashon Hwy SW, Vashon
+1 206-463-5131
Lisa
Lisa
Live performances. Check their website to see what is happening during your visit to Vashon: opera, dance, plays, speakers (Temple Grandin,…
Sara
Sara
VCA is a half mile from Genrose Cottage. Check their schedule for upcoming events from plays, dance performance and lots of music.
Amy
Amy
Intimate venue displaying art in the open space. Live performances scheduled weekly.
6. Meany Hall for the Performing Arts
6. Meany Hall for the Performing Arts
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6 local reviews
4040 George Washington Lane Northeast, Seattle
+1 206-543-4880
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Ashley
Find great studio, music and other cultural events at the Meany Hall for the Performing Arts. The Mainstage Me…
Melissa
Lots of performances by world-renowned artists/groups as well as UW students.
6. Meany Hall for the Performing Arts
6. Meany Hall for the Performing Arts
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6 local reviews
4040 George Washington Lane Northeast, Seattle
+1 206-543-4880
Ashley
Ashley
Find great studio, music and other cultural events at the Meany Hall for the Performing Arts. The Mainstage Meany Theater is one of Seattle'…
Melissa
Melissa
Lots of performances by world-renowned artists/groups as well as UW students.
7. KeyArena at Seattle Center
7. KeyArena at Seattle Center
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39 local reviews
305 Harrison St, Seattle
+1 206-684-7200
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Andrea
Musical performances & sporting events. Home to Seattle University's men's basketball, the Seattle Storm of t…
Darcele
Name a famous musician... Yup they've been here! Many great performances held here.
7. KeyArena at Seattle Center
7. KeyArena at Seattle Center
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39 local reviews
305 Harrison St, Seattle
+1 206-684-7200
Andrea
Andrea
Musical performances & sporting events. Home to Seattle University's men's basketball, the Seattle Storm of the WNBA & the Rat City Rollerg…
Darcele
Darcele
Name a famous musician... Yup they've been here! Many great performances held here.
8. Benaroya Hall
8. Benaroya Hall
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44 local reviews
200 University St, Seattle
+1 206-215-4800
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Kate
Benaroya Hall is the home of the Seattle Symphony in Downtown Seattle, Washington, United States. It features …
Anna
Due to the large variety of events available, I often visit this lovely place, be it with family, friends or s…
Annamarie
If you have the opportunity to see a performance at Benaroya Hall you will not be disappointed. The venue is w…
8. Benaroya Hall
8. Benaroya Hall
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44 local reviews
200 University St, Seattle
+1 206-215-4800
Kate
Kate
Benaroya Hall is the home of the Seattle Symphony in Downtown Seattle, Washington, United States. It features two auditoria, the S. Mark Tap…
Anna
Anna
Due to the large variety of events available, I often visit this lovely place, be it with family, friends or solo, this is the place to go t…
Annamarie
Annamarie
If you have the opportunity to see a performance at Benaroya Hall you will not be disappointed. The venue is world class and the performance…
9. Fremont Abbey Arts Center
9. Fremont Abbey Arts Center
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16 local reviews
4272 Fremont Ave N, Seattle
+1 206-414-8325
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Sea To Sky Rentals
The Abbey is a converted church that still functions as a church on some Sundays. Their mission is "to curate…
Ann Petrich
Google it for all the arts events happening while you are visiting. Great venue and established performance ar…
Hugo
This is a performance space that often hosts concerts by local musicians. It's also a short walk away.
9. Fremont Abbey Arts Center
9. Fremont Abbey Arts Center
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16 local reviews
4272 Fremont Ave N, Seattle
+1 206-414-8325
Sea To Sky Rentals
Sea To Sky Rentals
The Abbey is a converted church that still functions as a church on some Sundays. Their mission is "to curate welcoming arts & cultural exp…
Ann Petrich
Ann Petrich
Google it for all the arts events happening while you are visiting. Great venue and established performance art site.
Hugo
Hugo
This is a performance space that often hosts concerts by local musicians. It's also a short walk away.
10. Tractor Tavern
10. Tractor Tavern
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98 local reviews
5213 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle
+1 206-789-3599
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Florence
A little further north into Seattle,fFrom roots rock to reggae to folk to country, performances vary at this d…
Tracy
Live music venue. Performances vary widely from roots rock to reggae to folk to country. Gritty & laid-back.
Kelli
From roots rock to reggae to folk to country, performances vary at this down-home music club & bar.
10. Tractor Tavern
10. Tractor Tavern
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98 local reviews
5213 Ballard Ave NW, Seattle
+1 206-789-3599
Florence
Florence
A little further north into Seattle,fFrom roots rock to reggae to folk to country, performances vary at this down-home music club & bar.
Tracy
Tracy
Live music venue. Performances vary widely from roots rock to reggae to folk to country. Gritty & laid-back.
Kelli
Kelli
From roots rock to reggae to folk to country, performances vary at this down-home music club & bar.
11. Pacific Northwest Ballet
11. Pacific Northwest Ballet
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17 local reviews
301 Mercer St, Seattle
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+1 206-441-2424
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Chris
Pacific Northwest Ballet Among the top echelon of dance companies in the world, Pacific Northwest Ballet perfo…
Hannah
Classical and modern ballet performances full of vitality and expressiveness. Elise has been coming here sinc…
Natalie
PNB stages more than 100 ballet performances annually.
11. Pacific Northwest Ballet
11. Pacific Northwest Ballet
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17 local reviews
301 Mercer St, Seattle
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+1 206-441-2424
Chris
Chris
Pacific Northwest Ballet Among the top echelon of dance companies in the world, Pacific Northwest Ballet performs a variety of classical and…
Hannah
Hannah
Classical and modern ballet performances full of vitality and expressiveness. Elise has been coming here since she was 4, and now I'm a con…
Natalie
Natalie
PNB stages more than 100 ballet performances annually.
12. Molly Moon’s Homemade Ice Cream
12. Molly Moon’s Homemade Ice Cream
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16 local reviews
2615 NE 46th St, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 206-525-5140
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Ashley
A 3-minute bus-ride away to the most glorious smelling waffle cones around in the well-known "U Village" high-…
12. Molly Moon’s Homemade Ice Cream
12. Molly Moon’s Homemade Ice Cream
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16 local reviews
2615 NE 46th St, Seattle
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 206-525-5140
Ashley
Ashley
A 3-minute bus-ride away to the most glorious smelling waffle cones around in the well-known "U Village" high-scale shopping center, filled …