West Side Story takes place in the 1950's on the west side of Manhattan in New York City about two rival gang members.
Annie is about an eleven year old orphan girl who searches for her parents, but ends up being adopted by a billionaire
Oliver is based upon the Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist. In the musical, Oliver is an orphan boy how is apprenticed to an undertaker and is then kidnapped due to the possibility of him having wealthy relatives, but is then rescued.
La Traviata is an opera by Guiseppie Verdi and the title translates as 'The Fallen Woman' or more figuratively as 'The Woman Who Strayed'. This opera is about a courtesan who falls in love with a man, but leaves him as his father does not approve of her. She eventually dies of tuberculosis after she goes back to him.
7p.m. What: West Side Story Where: Bellarmine Preparatory School, Tacoma, WA. Price: $8 (currently sold out) Genre: Musical
2p.m. What: Annie the Musical Where Faith Lutheran Church in Shelton, WA Price: $10 for each seat. Phone: 360-426-8611
8p.m. Who: Chris Cagle Where: Emerald Queen Casino, Tacoma, WA, Genre: Country Age: 21 and older
7p.m. What: Oliver Where: Capital Playhouse, Olympia, WA Genre: Musical Price: $28-$39 per ticket
8p.m. What: La Traviata Where: Broadway Center for the Performing Arts: Pantages Theater, Tacoma, WA Genre: Opera Price: $25-$85 Ages: Kids and up Phone: 253-627-7789
8:30p.m. Who: Gordon Lightfoot Where: Emerald Queen Casino, Tacoma, WA Genre: Rock, Pop Age: 21 and older