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A SLEW Of Queer Theater Is Coming Up Starting With “Casa Valentina” By...

October 17, 2018 • It’s definitely a queer piece of theater but many of the cross dressing male...

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Review: Two VERY Different Latinx Plays…”Brainpeople” and “Fade”

October 17, 2018 • One is spooky, weird and oddly appropriate for the times we live in...

The cast of Come From Away - Photo Credit Matt Murphy

Review: Emotional Roller Coasters At 5th Avenue and Seattle Rep…One Grim and One...

October 15, 2018 • Grab Those Hankies! You’re gonna need them at the 5th Avenue...

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Director Pilar O’Connell on Seattle Public’s “Fade”…And Latinx Theater, Classism, & ‘Imposter Syndrome’

October 12, 2018 •   Pilar O’Connell directed FADE which opened Friday, October 12th at Seattle Public...

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More Xmas Shows! Jinkx & BenDeLa Announce Their New Holiday Show!

October 5, 2018 • Yes, I know this is the 1 ZILLIONTH post about gay Xmas/Winter Holiday shows for the Greater...

Left: A Small History of Amal, Age 7 (Forward Flux/Pratidhwani), at West of Lenin through October 6.  Photo by Pankaj Luthra. 

Right: Skeleton Crew, at ArtsWest through October 14.  Photo by John McLellan

Reviews: Must-See Theater At ArtsWest & Forward Flux/Pratidhwani

September 29, 2018 • Two intimate, lively shows consider the daily and extraordinary fight of the human spirit....

Theater Schmeater's production of TWO SISTERS AND A PIANO with (left to right) Aviona Rodriguez Brown, Marquicia Domingue and Roger Estrada.

Reviews: “Two Sisters And A Piano” at Schmee and “Everything You Touch” at...

September 28, 2018 • MORE recent theater openings to check out….here’s two...

Elinor Gunn, making very bland pasta and Daniel Gerroll play adulterous lovers in ACT's production of David Hare's SKYLIGHT now through Sept 30, 2018.

Reviews: Catching Up At ACT With “Setzuan” and “Skylight”

September 22, 2018 • I have so many reviews to write and I can’t let my lower back...

blank blank at Washington Ensemble Theatre; Two Sisters & a Piano at Theater Schmeater; amal age 7 from Forward Flux and Pratid at West of Lenin and Skeleton Crew at ArtsWest are four new plays on Seattle area stages this weekend.

Your Early Autumn Art Openings…Dance, Theater, Film, Cirque, Solos & So Much More

September 21, 2018 •     After a relatively quiet summer, fall brings a surging theatre and performance...

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A Rare Opportunity For Brecht Fans: “The Good Woman of Setzuan” Runs Two...

September 21, 2018 • Local theater companies seem to prefer staging very recent work or revisiting plays from the...

Sarah Harlett in Richard III. Photo by HMMM Productions.

Review: The All Female “Richard III” Is A Dynamic Theater Event

September 17, 2018 • They astounded us early last year with their fantastic mega event BRING DOWN...

Left to right: Phillip Ray Guevara, Jim Gall, Julie Briskman and Sophie Franco in Intiman's NATIVE GARDENS by Karen Zacarías.  Photo by Naomi Ishisaka.

Review: Despite the September Tulips, Intiman’s “Native Gardens” Has Its Topical Charms

September 13, 2018 •   It’s September and a young/mostly old theater lovers...

Klarissa Marie Robles, in Theatre Battery's production, "Alma (or #NoWall)" Photo by Richard Salas.

Closing This Weekend: With “Alma ( or #nowall)”, Theatre Battery Brings Timely New...

September 7, 2018 • While Seattle is celebrated for its progressive and innovative arts scene, some of the most...

Dina Martina is movin' on up for Xmas 2018.

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It’s Official: Dina Martina Xmas Show At ACT for 2018….Tickets On Sale NOW

September 5, 2018 • We broke the story a few weeks back that Seattle’s beloved and very odd superstar drag...

Sylvia O'Stayformore, left, made a big announcement at her monthly variety show BACON STRIP on Saturday, 
Sept 1st....she's buying into the events venue. Photo: Douglas McLaughlin

Sylvia O’Stayformore Gets Her Own Club

September 4, 2018 •   The big scoop on Saturday, September 1st was the announcement that Seattle drag diva...

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Eunice Is Coming To Town…Our Beloved Carol Burnett Heads Back To Town October...

August 17, 2018 • We love her sooooooooooooooooo damn much. If you don’t adore the one and only Queen of...

Scott Shoemaker (here as Ms Pak-man) and Grady West as Dina Martin.

Ring Around The Xmas Show Continues As Dina Martina Moves To ACT &...

August 6, 2018 •   Yes, yes…I know it’s early to be thinking of Christmas shenanigans when...

Lorca's "Blood Wedding" produced by The Williams Project. Photos: Jeff Carpenter

Review: Nice Night For A “Blood Wedding”

August 4, 2018 • Outdoor theater is not one of my favorite things. Bugs…fussy children…oafs...

The all new 2018 HOMO FOR THE HOLIDAYS cast. Photo: Ji Ji Lee

Homo For The Holidays 2018 Tickets Go On Sale And Reveal All New...

July 30, 2018 •   SOOOOOOO, if you can remember all the way back to all the escandalos...