Student Rush Tickets

On the day of select performances, deeply discounted tickets are available to students with valid student identificationPrices and ticket availability are subject to change - check this page for regular updates. You can also stay informed by joining the student rush email list! Click here to sign up and select the 'Student Rush' option.

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How it Works:

  1. Decide on a show date and time. Season 2023-24 student rush shows are listed below. Tickets are limited; there is no guarantee of availability on the day of the performance.
  2. On the day of the show, visit the box office to purchase your tickets starting two hours before curtain. Tickets must be purchased in person at the First Interstate Center for the Arts box office unless otherwise noted. Valid student Identification is required for High School aged students and older.
  3. Claim your tickets! The price per ticket is $25.00 unless specified otherwise. Seat locations are determined by availability.
  4. Enjoy the show!

Student Rush FAQ

What ages of students may use the student rush program?

Student rush applies to students of all ages. Valid student Identification is required for High School aged students and older. Students who have not yet started High School do not need to show I.D. to purchase student rush tickets.

How many tickets can a student purchase?

Each student may purchase up to two tickets.

What seats will students get?

On the day of the show, students may purchase seats that have not previously been purchased by the general public. Seat placements are determined on a first-come first-served basis. Students must purchase their tickets in person at the box office at the First Interstate Center for the Arts on the day of the show starting two hours before curtain unless noted otherwise.

Where are the performances?

All performances are at the First Interstate Center for the Arts in downtown Spokane. For details on individual shows, view specific events pages.

Does the program apply to educators?

Productions in the current season have not authorized us to provide a discounted price specifically for educators. Student rush tickets are for purchase by students only. Students who purchase two tickets may use one for themselves and one for a non-student companion.

If you are an educator, please see our Arts in Education web page.


Season 2023-24 Student Rush Shows

Disney's Frozen

July 24-August 4, 2024

“JOYOUS AND TRIUMPHANT! Wonderful! A really magical experience.” (ABC News)


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Season 2024-25 Student Rush Shows


September 11-15, 2024

Winner of 5 Tony Awards including Best Revival of a Musical, COMPANY “strikes like a lightning bolt.

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Funny Girl

October 1-6, 2024

This love letter to the theatre has the whole shebang!

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The Rocky Horror Picture Show

October 27, 2024

Join the original 'Brad Majors' - BARRY BOSTWICK - for a screening of the original unedited movie with a live shadow cast and audience participation!

*This show is recommended for ages 18+

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Come From Away

November 1-3, 2024

On 9/11, the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all.

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November 15-16, 2024

Your favorite ogre is back in the hilarious stage spectacle based on the Oscar®-winning, smash hit, DreamWorks animated film.

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Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis

November 21, 2024

MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS by Chip Davis has been America’s favorite holiday tradition for more than 35 years!

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December 21-22, 2024

Welcome to HADESTOWN, where a song can change your fate.

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December 31, 2024 - January 5, 2025

He earned his stripes on Broadway… now the ghost-with-the-most is coming to Spokane.

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Riverdance 30 - The New Generation

May 28-29, 2025

Since Riverdance first emerged onto the world stage, its fusion of Irish and international dance and music has captured the hearts of millions worldwide.

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The Book of Mormon

June 3-7, 2025

“Grade A: the funniest musical of all time.” -Entertainment Weekly

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