Cornish Playhouse Events

Owned by the City of Seattle and operated by the Cornish College of the Arts, the Cornish Playhouse at the Seattle Center today hosts more than 30 nonprofit organizations throughout the year as well as Cornish student performances and college-produced events. The main auditorium is in use more than six days per week throughout the academic year (September to May) as is the black box Alhadeff Studio.

For information about rental productions at Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center, see either the producing company's website or visit and enter Cornish Playhouse as venue. Cornish does not sell tickets for outside rental productions.

For events produced or sponsored by Cornish College of the Arts, please see our events calendar here. Ticket purchase information for Cornish produced or sponsored events can be found there.