Book-It Repertory Theatre

Ada’s Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay

Join us on Monday, December 18 at 10:00am for a special performance of Ada’s Violin: The Story of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay at The Center Theatre (305 Harrison Street). After the performance, kids can make their own instruments with Seattle ReCreative. This story by Susan Hood is an extraordinary true tale of the Recycled Orchestra of Paraguay, an orchestra made […]

A Special Message From All of Us

The Book-It Board of Directors and the entire staff urge you to consider voting YES on Prop 1 to give all residents, especially under-served communities, much greater access to our outstanding local arts, science, and heritage education programs. Your ballot for King County’s August 2017 primary should have arrived in your mailbox. You’re probably aware […]


Many of you come to Book-It in the evening or on a Sunday afternoon to see great works of literature produced on stage, but did you know that tens of thousands of kids see great works of children’s literature brought to life in their school gymnasiums, auditoriums, and libraries? Book-It’s Arts & Education school touring […]

From Intern to Employee

In honor of Book-It’s Arts & Education Program, which we will be celebrating at our annual Bringing Books to Life Luncheon on October 28, we are sharing stories about how arts education changes lives. And where better to start than our own staff? We asked Development Associate Ian Stewart to share how his participation in […]