Econo Lodge Near Bellevue Square
4710 Lake Washington Blvd,NE
Renton, WA 98056
Phone: (425) 228-2858
Fax: (425) 228-3055
Formerly known as the Rainier Beach High School Performing Arts Center, the place was renamed in 2004 to honor Paul Roberson. He was the first African American to make a mark in film and theater, a civil rights activist and a passionate sports person. The center was built in 1998, and since then is used by the school for hosting various events and programs organized by the students, especially those from their arts curriculum. However, the vision to create the best performing-arts program in the nation, has let them to take major initiatives to host special events to draw a crowd. This includes African Drum and Dance Ensemble show and the musical "Dream girls".
This excellent studio is airy, spacious and accommodates a fairly large amount of people. Home to a number of cultural and social activities and special events too, Rainier Dance Studio is filled with individuals when an event takes place. Also, as the name would suggest, dance lessons or courses are held regularly.
The Renton Civic Theatre, established in 1987, looks to provide wholesome entertainment for the entire family. With that aim in mind, they feature productions that are family-friendly & appeal to people across age groups. This 296 seat theater has three additional spaces that are wheelchair accessible. Refreshments purchased at the concession stands within the premises are allowed inside the auditorium. There is plenty of space for parking around the theater. The theater can be rented for private events, the rates for which vary.
Featuring live entertainment seven-nights a week, The Royal Room has garnered a major following of music lovers in Seattle, within a short span of time. The design of this intimate venue is simple, comprising a stage at one end that has a grand piano and enough space for a small ensemble to fit in. With the performances of a number of renowned local as well as national and international artists scheduled here, you will never leave this place disappointed. The venue also doubles up as a bar with happy hour specials and drinks offered until late in the night. Do not fret if the performances of your favorite artists coincide with your dinner plans, as you can always grab a bite to eat at the restaurant of The Royal Room. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
Columbia City Theatre, located near Rainier Beach is a significant entertainment hub of Seattle. Catch some of the best acts of Washington here. The cabaret performances are thrilling beyond imagination and so are the music concerts. Come by for witty burlesque acts. The ambiance is intimate yet classy. Comfortable seating arrangements are available here. Their full bar is top class and provides excellent cocktails. The state of the art acoustic system is an added advantage for performances. This theater is the one you should go if you are looking for a good laugh. Come by to one of the greatest entertainment venues in Seattle. Call ahead for hours and shows.
This elegant building houses three screens and is open seven days a week and shows new and old movies. For an even more enjoyable experience, sit back and relax with popcorn and a soda from the refreshment stand. For film times, ticket prices and further information, please call or see their website.
Rainier Valley Cultural Center is a classic community center that focuses or preserving the diversity of the community by hosting a variety of artistic performances and cultural events. The center is a two-story building which offers an excellent space for any type of event, be it theater, dance or music. The building includes a 250-seat auditorium with sound and lighting system, and banquet facility for meetings, seminars, workshops or private parties. A small kitchen comes attached with the banquet hall and the place has adequate parking space. Because of its excellent amenities and events facilities, the place is an apt venue for any corporate or social events.
Theatre At Meydenbauer Center's performing arts facilities is available to anyone willing to pay the fees. The center holds all kinds of interesting entertainment, from summer stock theater to world premiere operas by local composers to chamber music performances and even ballet. The center even rents out the space often; hence if you need more information about the performances you may have to get in touch with the performance group. And with the help of valuable links provided on the web site, you never know what treats await you.
Nestled in the downtown area of the suburb of Bellevue, this modern cinema is the right place to head to for some movie magic. The venue, screens movies in a state-of-the-art setting; a good range of snacks to munch on are available at the food stand. You can park your car at any of the nearby three locations. The venue can be rented for private events. Gift certificates are also available at the Customer Service counter. For show timings, special offers, parking areas and more, check the website.
The Morgue, located in Georgetown, is frequented by art enthusiasts for the eclectic performances that take place here. It stages live musicals, performances, music sessions and other entertaining events in its premises. This haven of music is equipped with modern technology that ensures every performance that takes place here is a grand success. Several well known artists/bands have performed here. The Morgue also hosts performances by upcoming bands/artists.
Located in the historic neighborhood of Georgetown, this charming early 20th-century building was used as a horse stable for a racetrack. One of the oldest structures in the vicinity, it has stood the test of time and has now been converted to a unique space to host events. Original wood-beam ceilings, exposed-brick walls and stable's stellar original features lend a charming ambiance to the space. Vintage decor elements like model cars, old banners and horse saddles add an element of quirk to the space. There's a little stage indoors for performances as well as a large outdoor area. Check website for more.
The second to be established after the Northeast location, Seattle Drum School in Georgetown is quite the venue to learn music. Apart from drum lessons, guitar, piano, Djing and much more is taught here. There are beginner courses as well as diploma courses. You can choose what you want to learn depending on the your interest. Concerts and performances liven up the space. Music lovers head here to hear new sounds from amateur artists and performers. for information on live acts, kindly check the website.