Coming up at the Playhouse


Friday and Saturday, May 1117 & 18 at 8pm
Ghost House
An original play from Playhouse teen program Apprentice Entertainment

The Playhouse teen group Apprentice Entertainment presents Ghost House, an original play written and directed by Arcata High Senior Sophia Escudero. Ghost House follows the story of a very haunted house, the ghosts that inhabit it, and the girl who decided to move in. Show dates are May 17 and 18 at 8:00 P.M. with doors opening at 7:30 and tickets are $7 for admission.  All performances are located in the Arcata Playhouse at 1251 9th Street, Arcata. There will be a talkback after the show with the cast and director. 

Evie Ladin Band and Latin Peppers dance party

The Playhouse will two music events and a Creamery District Night Market Friday and Saturday, Sept. 21 & 22, 2018.

First on Friday, Sept. 21 at 8pm Tenacious, innovative string musicians/dancers with a pulsing neo-trad heart, the Evie Ladin BandEvie Ladin, Keith Terry and Erik Pearson – throws down soulful folk songs with a four-dimensional live show. Tickets at Wildberries Marketplace or 

From 5-9 pm on Friday the Creamery District invites all community members to its monthly Night Market on Friday Sept. 21, at 824 L St. in the Creamery District. This free, family-friendly event will host local artists, businesses, a tie-dye station, music and food.

On Saturday, Sept. 22 at 8 pm come out and shake off the dust to some hot Latin dance music and support the Playhouse!

Called the "best Latin band north of the Bay Area,” Humboldt's own Latin Peppers always bring irresistible, high energy salsa and Latin dance music with an Afro-Cuban feel. Led by Jimmy Durchslag on trombone with Orlando Morales on timbales, congas and percussion, Tim Randles on piano, Andy Barnett on trumpet, Lee Phillips on bass, Jon Lewis on congas and Arnold Morales on bongo.  

Cocktails and snacks will be available. Tickets at Wildberries or online.