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!

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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 2023-2024 Student Rush Shows

Mean Girls

March 5-6, 2024

“HILARIOUS! A smart, splashy new musical that delivers with IMMENSE ENERGY, A WICKED SENSE OF HUMOR AND JOYFUL INSIDE-JOKERY.” – New York Magazine

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Menopause the Musical 2

March 23, 2024

For these four ladies, menopause was not the end, but the beginning of a beautiful friendship where love conquers all, and friendships never fail.

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My Fair Lady

April 2-7, 2024

“A masterpiece of entertainment.  A sumptuous, thrilling new revival of THE MOST PERFECT MUSICAL OF ALL TIME.” (Entertainment Weekly)

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The Cher Show

May 18-19, 2024

THE CHER SHOW is the Tony Award®-winning musical of her story, and it’s packed with so much Cher that it takes three women to play her: the kid starting out, the glam pop star, and the icon.

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Disney's Frozen

July 24-August 4, 2024

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


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