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Fall Events Ticket Guide

The shows to buy up before they sell out.

By Stefan Milne September 3, 2021

Broadway at the Paramount returns this October with Jesus Christ Superstar

After a year and a half of closures, Seattle's venues are reopening one at a time and refilling their seats and floors with (fully vaccinated) arts lovers. The Delta variant is changing any plans of a business-as-usual reopening, but still national and local acts are set to the hit our stages. For those comfortable taking to a concert hall in their finest night-out masks, here's a list of marquee events this September, October, and November. 

Books & Talks

Sep 28Anthony Doerr – Benaroya Hall
Sep 29Marcus Harrison Green with Michele Matessa Flores – Town Hall Seattle
Oct 15Kaveh Akbar – Hugo House
Oct 15Susan Orlean – Town Hall Seattle
Oct 17Lauren Groff – Benaroya Hall
Nov 3Jelani Cobb – Town Hall Seattle
Nov 5Sherwin Bitsui and Kenzie Allen – Hugo House


Shannon and the Clams surf into town, helping herald the return of touring acts to Seattle's stages. 

Sep 3Shannon and the Clams – Neptune Theatre
Sep 4Cave Singers with Red Ribbon – Tractor Tavern
Sep 5Bully – Barboza
Sep 16 – Waxahatchee – Moore Theatre
Sep 18Tomo Nakayama – Neptune Theatre
Sep 21Herbie Hancock – Paramount Theatre
Sep 22James Blake – Paramount Theatre
Sep 24SOL – Showbox 
Sep 25–27Japanese Breakfast – Neptune Theatre
Sep 29 & Oct 2Lucy Dacus – Neptune Theatre
Sep 30Isaiah Rashad – Showbox SoDo
Oct 9 & 10Ben Gibbard and David Bazan – Showbox
Oct 12 & 13 – Wilco – Paramount Theatre
Oct 13, 16, & 17Ann Wilson –  Neptune Theatre
Oct 14Night Beats and Spirit Award – Chop Suey
Oct 23Fat Tony and Cadence Weapon – Clock-Out Lounge
Oct 30 Freakout Records 5 Year Anniversary Party – The Crocodile
Nov 7Wavves – Crocodile
Nov 10Julien Baker – Moore Theatre
Nov 11Snotty Nose Rez Kids – Neumos
Nov 11–14Freakout Festival 2021– Ballard
Nov 13Kikagaku Moyo – Crocodile
Nov 13 & 14Perfume Genius – Showbox
Nov 19La Luz  – Neptune Theatre
Nov 23Metz and Preoccupations – The Crocodile

Formed in Seattle, dream-surf band La Luz plays the Neptune in November. 

Classical & More

Sep 18Seattle Symphony Opening Night Gala – Benaroya Hall
Sep 14 & 15Vieux Farka Touré – Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley
Sep 21 & 22 Jane Lynch and Kate Flannery: “Two Lost Souls” – Triple Door
Sep 21 & 22The Cookers – Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley
Sep 23–26R. Schumann Symphony No. 3 – Benaroya Hall
Oct 7 & 9Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances – Benaroya Hall
Oct 8 & 9Booker T. Jones – Triple Door
Oct 13Conrad Tao – Meany Center for the Performing Arts
Oct 14 & 16Dausgaard Conducts Stravinsky – Benaroya Hall


Sep 18Nikki Glaser – Moore Theatre
Sep 22Marc Maron – Neptune Theatre
Oct 1 & 2Jesus Trejo – Laughs Comedy Club
Oct 6Bianca Del Rio – Moore Theatre
Nov 5 & 6Dulcé Sloan – Laughs Comedy Club
Nov 12 & 13Hasan Minhaj – Paramount Theatre and McCaw Hall
Nov 13Daniel Sloss – Moore Theatre
Nov 26 – Trevor Noah – Climate Pledge Arena

Former RuPaul's Drag Race star Bianca Del Rio brings her Unsanitized tour to the Moore. 


Sep 24–26 – Singularly Cerrudo – McCaw Hall (Pacific Northwest Ballet)
Nov 5–7Beyond Ballet – McCaw Hall (Pacific Northwest Ballet) 


Oct 5–10Jesus Christ Superstar –  Paramount Theatre
Oct 15–31This Is Halloween – Triple Door
Oct 16–30La Bohème – McCaw Hall (Seattle Opera)
Nov 16–21 – Mean Girls – Paramount Theatre

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