On the Boards is a non-profit contemporary performing arts
organization located in the lower Queen Anne neighborhood of
Seattle. Founded by artists in 1978, their programming supports the
development of artists and companies who are creating
ground-breaking new work that would otherwise not be seen in
Pacific Northwest Ballet, one of the largest and most highly
regarded ballet companies in the United States, was founded in
1972. In July 2005, Peter Boal became artistic director, succeeding
Kent Stowell and Francia Russell, artistic directors since 1977.
The Company of nearly fifty dancers presents more than 100
performances each year of full-length and mixed repertory ballets
at Marion Oliver McCaw Hall in Seattle and on tour.
Seattle Theatre Group is the 501(c)3 non-profit arts organization
that operates the historic Paramount and Moore Theatres in Seattle,
Washington. Their mission is to make diverse performing arts and
education an integral part of our region’s cultural identity while
keeping these two landmark venues alive and vibrant.