Theater

December 1, 2014 8:15 PM
Nancy Guppy talks with the Seattle couple who plays Ralphie's mother and father
August 14, 2014 11:31 PM
The messenger angel in Tony Kushner’s play Angels in America makes a famously big entrance when she first appears—crashing through the roof...
nancy guppy seattle magazine cherdonna
June 16, 2014 4:42 PM
Best known for over-the-top alter ego Cherdonna Shinatra, hilarious and talented performer Jody Kuehner usually takes the stage in a...
pamela reed parks and recreation seattle magazine
April 15, 2014 10:51 PM
Fans of the TV show Parks and Recreation will recognize Tacoma-born actress Pamela Reed from her recurring role as Leslie Knope’s mother....
Tails of wasps new play in seattle ACT theater seattle magazine
March 27, 2014 5:36 PM
In her previous work, Seattle playwright Stephanie Timm has written about a teenage girl who devolves into an ape (On the Nature of Dust),...
theater events in seattle spring seattle magazine
February 14, 2014 8:19 PM
[The Suit]In 1940s–’50s South Africa, a wife is caught in flagrante delicto with another man, who upon being discovered, rushes out and...
January 30, 2014 8:02 PM
Finally, King Arthur and the Knights Who Say Ni have coconut-clopped into Seattle to present Spamalot, the musical version of Monty Python...
January 6, 2014 6:00 PM
Acclaimed director John Langs has a long history of working in the Seattle theater world, and in 2012, he moved here permanently to become...
October 22, 2013 5:19 PM
If Paul Allen owns something like, say, a movie theater, you can bet that it’s going to be the best, most newfangled theater in all the...
September 18, 2013 8:19 PM
On the title page of her script for Bo-Nita, Capitol Hill-based playwright Elizabeth Heffron describes the work simply as “A Play Performed...
August 19, 2013 10:21 PM
Having nothing better to do on Mount Olympus, the Greek muse Clio descends to 1980s Venice Beach in the form of an Australian roller girl...
Seattle magazine Fall arts preview
August 19, 2013 9:45 PM
The best part about art—be it a painting, dance, play, book, film or rock show—is that it has the power to change your perspective, maybe...
theater festivals
May 18, 2013 12:32 AM
Seattle Sketch Comedy Month 5/31–6/29Founded in 1999 under the direction of monologue master Mike Daisey, the SketchFest comedy festival...
seattle director Allison Narver seattle theater
April 26, 2013 10:08 PM
Boeing-Boeing will remain forever a 1960s set piece for two reasons. First, the acrobatic machinations of the plot hinge on a printed...
April 5, 2013 9:26 PM
You really haven’t seen obscene hand gestures until you’ve seen them performed by a fully nude, slightly sweaty, winking blond woman. In...
new century theatre company the trial kafka
April 2, 2013 7:26 PM
Franz Kafka was a master at crafting absurd yet convincing scenarios (perhaps most famously in his man-turns-cockroach story, The...