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The theatre bill

   To celebrate their 10th anniversary, The Group Theatre's education program will present a benefit performance of Cocon on May 23 at 7:30 p.m. at the theatre. Call 441-1299.

   Carousel will open May 21 and run through June 9 at the 5th Avenue Theatre. Tickets range from $2 to $48. Call 292-2787.

   The Edmonds Driftwood Players have announced their 1996-97 season of plays: Lost in Yonkers, Into the Woods, Lettuce and Lovage, Postmortem, and The Importance of Being Earnest. Call 774-9600.

   Avenue X, performed at ACT, will run through June 2. Call 285-5110.

   Off the Wall, Monroe's Community Theatre, will present The Secret Garden Friday through May 18 at the Frank Wagner Memorial Auditorium in Monroe, with area residents Becky Rose, Dennis Schopp, and Josh Carswell playing parts in the production. Call 210-0087.

   Kiss Me Kate will open May 16 at Village Theatre in Issaquah. The production will run through June 30. Call 392-2202.

   The public is invited to an evening of satiric comedy and drama May 15-18 at 8 p.m. when Shoreline Community College presents Later Life and The Sandbox. Call 546-4606.

   Redwood Theatre's presentation of the farce Who's Under Where? will run through May 18. The theatre is located at the Redmond Senior Center. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for seniors and students. Call 525-3493.

   The King and I, by Civic Light Opera, will run through May 18 at the Jane Addams Theatre. Call 557-7924.

   Edge of the World Theatre in Edmonds presents Steel Magnolias through May 25 on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Performance time on Sunday is 7:30 p.m. Call 542-PLAY.

   The 1996-97 season at the Seattle Children's Theatre will include The Taste of Sunrise: Tuc's Story, Bunnicula, Pinocchio, The Short Tree and the Bird That Could Not Sing, The Odyssey, and The Hardy Boys in the Secret of Skullbone Island. Subscriptions are now for sale. Call 441-3322.

   The 5th Avenue Theatre's new season includes Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Me & My Girl, Singin' in the Rain, and Victor/Victoria. New subscriptions are now on sale. Call 292-ARTS.