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Diamond JimŽ’s: Don Kellogg Nov. 15-16 at 1616 S. 325th St. Call 838-1440.

JakeŽ’s Ales: Kahler Nov. 16 at 2318 S.W. 336th St. Smoke-free. Call 927-1288.

Jazzbones: The Dusty 45s, The Donettes Nov. 15. Guarneri Underground Nov. 16 at 2803 Sixth Ave., Tacoma. Call (253) 396-9169.

JohnnyŽ’s at Fife: Larry Hill on Sundays at 5211 20th St. E., Fife. Call (253) 922-6686.

Muckleshoot Casino: AlexŽ’s Body & Soul Nov. 15-16. Intermundo Nov. 17 at 2402 Auburn Way S. Call 1-800-804-4944.

NovoŽ’s Restaurant & Lounge: The Remnants Nov. 15-16 at 1941 Marine View Drive. Call (253) 573-1278.

PJ Pockets: Moxie Nov. 14-16 in Ross Plaza. Call (253) 839-9922.

SaltyŽ’s at Redondo: Paul Kroeger weekends. Jazz with Susan Pascal Nov. 18 at 28201 Redondo Beach Drive S. Call 946-0636.

The Fabulous Firwood: Skid Row Nov. 15. The Boinkers Nov. 16 at 8014 Valley Ave. E. in Puyallup. Call (253) 926-0476.

The Swiss: 80 Something Nov. 15. Dr. Funk Nov. 16 at 1904 S. Jefferson, Tacoma. Call (253) 572-2821.

IN FEDERAL WAY

Ž“Little WomenŽ’: Adapted from the book by Louisa May Alcott, Centerstage Theatre presents this classic story of the March family, and the relationships between the four sisters, Meg, Jo, Beth and Amy, as they endure the hardships imposed on them by the Civil War. Performances run through Nov. 24 at the Knutzen Family Theatre, 3200 S.W. Dash Point Road. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays; at 2 p.m. Sundays; and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20. Tickets are $20-$16. Call 661-1444.

Ž“Lost in YonkersŽ’: Federal Way High School Drama Department performs Neil SimonŽ’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play Ž“Lost in YonkersŽ” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14, 15 and 16 in the Little Theater at 30611 16th Ave. S. Set in 1942, dad Eddie (Stephen Scheide) deposits his two teenage sons Jay (Stefan Ducich) and Arty (Josh Conklin) at his elderly motherŽ’s (Janine Bailey) doorstep as he goes on an extended sales trip. The comedy tells the story of how the boys must cope with an eccentric group of relatives: Bella (Tonya Warner) who has a secret romance, Louie (Ben Garman) who has connections with the mob, and Aunt Gert (Kathleen Vickers) emotionally scarred from childhood. Tickets are $5 adults, $4 students. Call 945-5400.

Ž“Joy to the WorldŽ’: Federal Way Coalition of the Performing Arts presents Ž“Joy to the World,Ž” a community concert featuring a sampling of eight Federal Way performing groups presenting selections from upcoming holiday concerts. Showtime for Aria Dance Company, Centerstage Theatre, Federal Way Chorale, Federal Way Symphony, Harmony Kings, Jet Cities Chorus, Puget Sound Musical Theatre and Showstoppers Dance Company begins at 2 p.m. Nov. 24 in the Decatur High School gymnasium, 2800 S.W. 320th St. Tickets are $5 at the door, free for children under age 12 with an adult. Call 839-4389.

SOUTH KING COUNTY

Ž“Soap BubbleŽ’: Breeders Theatre, co-produced with Renton Civic Theater and Japan Thai Restaurant, presents Ž“Soap BubbleŽ” at 8 p.m. Nov. 15-16 at Renton Civic Theater, 507 S. Third St., Renton. Written and directed by T.M. Sell, the play is about a soap opera, Ž“The Hard & The Heavenly,Ž” and what happens when a dedicated viewer begins controlling the show. Brynne Garman of Federal Way is featured in the comedy. Tickets are $30, includes dinner next door at Japan Thai Restaurant at 6 p.m.; and $15 show only. Tickets, call (425) 226-5529.

Ž“The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate TownswomenŽ’s Guild Dramatic Society Production of A Christmas CarolŽ’: The guild launches an attack on the classics with their stage version of Ž“A Christmas CarolŽ” in this Valley Community Players production. The comedy runs Nov. 15-Dec. 8 at Carco Theatre, 231 1/2 Main Ave. S., Renton. Tickets are $11-$13. Call (425) 226-5190.

Ž“Fiddler on the RoofŽ’: Hear Ž“If I Were A Rich Man,Ž” Ž“Sunrise, SunsetŽ” and more musical highlights in Auburn Avenue TheatreŽ’s production of Ž“Fiddler on the Roof.Ž” Shows run through Nov. 23 at 10 Auburn Ave., Auburn. Tickets are $16.85-$35.95. Call 833-5678.

Ž“The Curious SavageŽ’: Theatre Extempor» a Green River Community College professional theater company, presents Ž“The Curious Savage,Ž” a comedy by John Patrick in the Performing Arts Building on campus at 12401 S.E. 320th St. The production runs Nov. 29-Dec. 1 and Dec. 6-8. Tickets are $6-$8. Call (253) 833-9111, Ext. 2400.

TACOMA

Ž“PantomimeŽ’: To bring business to his West Indies inn, Englishman and retired actor Harry Trewe and his houseman develop a two-man production of Ž“Robinson CrusoeŽ” in Ž“PantomimeŽ” presented by the Tacoma Actors Guild. The production runs through Nov. 17 at 915 Broadway. Tickets are $12.50-$28. For tickets, (253) 272-2145.

Ž“South PacificŽ’: Rodgers and HammersteinŽ’s Ž“South Pacific,Ž” a tale of wartime romance featuring songs Ž“Some Enchanted EveningŽ” and Ž“Bali HaŽ’i,Ž” comes to Pantages Theater. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. tonight. Tickets are $18-$57. Call (253) 591-5894.

Ž“ColdŽ’: The Museum of Glass International Center for Contemporary Art presents Ž“Cold,Ž” based on the short story by A.S. Byatt, adapted and directed by Sheila Daniels. Ž“ColdŽ” is the story of Princess Fiammarosa, who thrives on snow and ice, and Prince Sasan, who courts her with gifts of glass that he has blown from the sands of his desert home. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15-Jan. 4. Tickets are $12-$15. Call (253) 284-4747.

Ž“CinderellaŽ’: In honor of the Rodgers and Hammerstein OrganizationŽ’s 50th anniversary this year, Tacoma Little Theatre presents the musical Ž“Cinderella.Ž” The fairytale runs Nov. 15-Dec. 14 at 210 N. Ž“IŽ” St., Tacoma. For tickets, call (253) 272-2281.

Tacoma Your Artists Orchestra: Dale Johnson conducts the season-opening concert at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 in the Rialto Theater, downtown Tacoma. On the program, Malcolm ArnoldŽ’s Ž“Four Scottish Dances,Ž” Ž“Trauermusik,Ž” and Ž“Symphonic Dances.Ž” Balcony seating is $9, main floor seating by donation. Call (253) 627-2792.

Ž“Best of HollywoodŽ’: Tacoma Musical Playhouse presents Ž“Best of Hollywood ŽÑ A Tribute to Movie MusicalsŽ” Nov. 22-24 at Narrows Theatre, 7116 Sixth Ave. The show includes hits from movie musicals, such as Ž“West Side Story,Ž” Ž“Mary Poppins,Ž” and Ž“Thoroughly Modern Millie.Ž” Tickets are $18. Call (253) 565-6867.

Ž“Yesterday ŽÑ A Tribute to the BeatlesŽ’: Four young lads, touring the world as the Beatles, take you on a Ž“magical mystery tourŽ” during a Beatles tribute at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23 at Pantages Theater in downtown Tacoma. Tickets are $12.75-$36. Call (253) 591-5894.

Tacoma Philharmonic: Grammy Award-winning pianist Yefim Bronfman joins the Seattle Symphony at the Tacoma Philharmonic concert at 3 p.m. Nov. 24, Pantages Theater, 901 Broadway. Tickets are $25-$55. Call (253) 272-0809.

SEATTLE

Ž“Light Up The SkyŽ’: Seattle Repertory Theatre presents Moss HartŽ’s Ž“Light Up The Sky,Ž” which follows the comical behind-the-scenes antics of a group of New York theater artisans attending the opening of their new play in Boston. Ž“Light Up The SkyŽ” runs Nov. 18-Dec. 15 in the Bagley Wright Theatre, 155 Mercer St. Tickets are $15-$46. Call (206) 443-2222.

David Copperfield Ž“PortalŽ’: Illusionist David Copperfield comes to the The Paramount Theatre with his new show Ž“PortalŽ” on Nov. 15-17. Tickets are $19-$53. Call (206) 292-ARTS.

Rainier String Quartet: The resident quartet of the New Hampshire Music Festival performs at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16 at ArtsWest, 4711 California Ave. S.W., West Seattle. Tickets are $10-$20. Call (206) 938-0339.

Ž“PangeoŽ’: Greek folk music at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 at ArtsWest, 4711 California Ave. S.W., West Seattle. Tickets are $10-$20. Call (206) 938-0339.

Ž“The Full MontyŽ’: This Tony Award-nominated Broadway musical comedy runs Nov. 19-Dec. 8 at The 5th Avenue Theatre, downtown Seattle. Tickets are $15-$58. Call (206) 292-ARTS.

Ž“Princess on ProzacŽ’: Cabaret at the Crepe de Paris presents Ž“Princess on ProzacŽ” through Nov. 23. Tickets are $18 show only, $45 for dinner and show. The restaurant is on the second level of Rainier Square, 1333 Fifth Ave., downtown Seattle. Reservations, call (206) 623-4111.

Marian Anderson String Quartet: The first African-American ensemble to win a classical competition will debut in Seattle at 8 p.m. Nov. 26 at Meany Theater on the University of Washington campus in Seattle. Tickets are $30. Call (206) 543-4880.

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