Bon Appétit! The Julia Child Operetta

Written by Lee Hoiby and directed by Jane Kaplan, Bon Appétit! is based on Julia Child’s ground-breaking televised cooking show. The 50-minute operetta stars Gregory Award Nominee, Anne Allgood (The Sound of Music andBeauty and the Beast on Broadway) as Julia Child baking a cake onstage, and features host Julia Child Prud’homme, the grandniece and namesake of Julia Child, […]
Sep 25, 2019

Oregon Shakespeare Festival proves power of diversifying the stage

Oregon Shakespeare Festival's emphasis on diverse casts in classic and new plays, and on new works from playwrights of color, has brought accolades.
Aug 21, 2019

Brave Space – A Contemporary Circus Show for the Resistance Era

Brave Space is the building of a blanket fort, sneaking under a hoopskirt, an impulsive congregation in the tiniest of tents. Starting as a puddle of fabric on the floor, it grows to encompass a world of wondrous circus. Intimate and low tech, we invite the audience to sit nose-to-nose with an all-female cast of […]
Jun 11, 2019

Butterfly: Una Tranformacion

Metamorphosis is an unapologetic act of faith. Queer Trans People of Color journey around the topic of reclaiming and rebirthing spirituality within their queer communities through spoken word, poetry, and music. Witness how each artist crosses a rainbow bridge that interconnects sexuality and spirituality by embodying their own unique transformation. La Espiritista’s “Butterfly: Una Transformacion” […]
Apr 30, 2019

Playwright Julia Cho weaves a brief but difficult tale in “Office Hour”

The play “Office Hour,” at ArtsWest through May 26, draws from the 2007 shooting at Virginia Tech.
May 15, 2019

Jello Underground 10th Anniversary Show and Afterparty

Founded in 2009, Jello Underground is a Seattle-based jello wrestling showcase produced and performed by women. The show blends the excitement of competition with over-the-top stage theatrics for an empowering presentation that is loud, funny, messy and exhilarating! The production was chronicled in the award winning 2017 documentary short film entitled Jello Underground, now streaming […]
Mar 28, 2019

Kesselgarden & Brivele – an evening of Klezmer music and song

Kesselgarden plays Eastern European instrumental Jewish music of the 19th and twentieth centuries, with original, sweet and joyful arrangements on clarinet and accordion. Brivele is a Seattle-based anti-fascist klezmer folk-punk trio who braid together oral history, Yiddish language, contemporary and old-country musical genres, American Vaudeville, and visual arts. Join us for a great evening of Yiddish […]
Mar 5, 2019

A Love Letter to Myself

A Love Letter To Myself honors the journey of a woman’s quest for self-love, acceptance, and empowerment. This 90 min show is packed with laughs and intimate emotional connection with the audience from start to finish. Celebrate International Women’s Month with Women in Comedy! GET YOUR TICKETS RIGHT HERE: http://bit.ly/LoveLetterWIC Tickets will be sold online $10 […]
Mar 6, 2019

Intiman Theatre sheds debt as it focuses on social justice

The Intiman Theater has focused in recent years on issues of justice and inequity both nationally and locally —  and now has retired the $2.7 million in debts that nearly crushed it.
Jan 28, 2019

Midnight at the Masquerade

Join The Murder Mystery Company live in Tacoma for an immersive mystery experience full of twists and turns. A murder will occur and your sleuthing skills will be put to the test as you work to determine whodunnit. You’ll have the chance to examine clues and mingle with suspects to deduce the culprit as you […]
Aug 31, 2018

Crime and Pun-ishment

Join The Murder Mystery Company live in Lynnwood for an immersive mystery experience full of twists and turns. A murder will occur and your sleuthing skills will be put to the test as you work to determine whodunnit. You’ll have the chance to examine clues and mingle with suspects to deduce the culprit as you […]
May 16, 2018

Sycorax

“Inspired by William Shakespeare’s classic play, The Tempest … Sycorax is a powerful monodrama .. [that] wrestles with major themes of revenge and forgiveness while noting how race, gender, and discrimination ultimately impact the fate and representation of the character. In an unbelievable solo performance, the brilliant Demene E. Hall assumes the titular and only […]
May 10, 2018

Taiwan’s Aboriginal cultures inspire Cloud Gate’s “Formosa”

The renowned Taiwanese choreographer Lin Hwai-min spoke to an audience at Meany Theater on his last tour before retirement.
Mar 28, 2018

“Hamilton” $10 ticket lottery brings show prices down to earth — for some

The number of tickets are limited, but similar efforts around the country have made musical productions accessible to younger and more diverse audiences.
Feb 1, 2018

JieHae Park’s “Peerless” can take a stereotype and turn it into a weapon

The dark comedy at ArtsWest explores the inner minds of teenagers in a hyper competitive society.
Jan 31, 2018

The Most Wonderful Crime of the Year

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Seattle and surrounding areas. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!
Oct 30, 2017

Sara Porkalob pushes past expectations as an artist and activist

Sara Porkalob, who stars in Book It Repertory's "Howl's Moving Castle," has made a name pushing boundaries in theater.
Dec 5, 2017

Theatre’s “Dear White People” probes meaning of resistance through artists of color

Not to be confused with the TV series, the fourth "Dear White People" at Theatre Off Jackson centers the voices and viewpoints of theater artists of color.
Nov 15, 2017

Forward Flux double feature brings complex cultural conversations to stage

The double bill of “las mariposas Y los muertos” and “No More Sad Things” offers thought-provoking theater and complexity around culture.
Sep 27, 2017

“Here Lies Love” sparks complex recollections of Marcos regime

"Here Lies Love" offers a rare chance for Filipinos to take a leading role onstage, but many have complicated reactions to the history behind the show.
May 3, 2017