Don't miss David Sedaris for his annual engagement at the State Theatre November 5

David Sedaris returns to the State Theatre for his annual engagement – and a new book: Theft By Finding Diaries 1977-2002. With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that Sedaris is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today.

The Pantages Theatre will be heating up for the 98 Degrees at Christmas tour on November 9

Start your holiday season out right with Nick and Drew Lachey, Justin and Jeff – singing your favorite songs from This Christmas and new tunes from Let it Snow. 98° says recording Let It Snow was an easy decision. “As a group, our favorite record, hands down, is [This Christmas],” says Drew. “We’re proud of the music, the harmonies, the production. It’s a Christmas record that every year people can put on and enjoy.”

Michael McDonald and special guest Marc Cohn will grace the State Theatre stage November 2

Two notes. That’s all it takes to recognize the voice of Michael McDonald. Distinctive and soulful, it is one of the most yearningly emotive instruments of our times. To this add formidable songwriting and keyboard skills, and you have an artist who has been a singular musical presence for four decades. With a career that encompasses five Grammys, numerous chart successes, personal and professional accolades, as well as collaborations with some of the world’s most prominent artists, Michael McDonald remains an enduring force in popular music.

Don't miss the legendary urban dance show World of Dance Live! at the State Theatre October 26

World of Dance is the world’s largest international urban dance competition and collective, and the inspiration behind Jennifer Lopez’s newly produced dance competition on NBC. This live show will feature local talent Eva Igo, SUPERCR3W, Mihacevich Sisters, Elektro Botz, Diana Pombo, DNA, Luka & Jenalyn

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