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Eliza Palasz as Sophie Sheridan and Jordan Iosua Taylor as Sky in Mamma Mia! - Photo Credit Tracy Martin

Review: Theater For Specific Fans

February 15, 2018 • Review: Mamma Mia! Music and Lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus. And some songs with...

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RED RED Love For PNB’s “Director’s Choice”

February 13, 2018 • Gorgeous dance is coming up in March with Pacific Northwest Ballet’s annual ”...

AMERICAN HWANGAP tells the bittersweet story of Min Suk Chun (Stephen Sumida) on the occasion of his 60th birthday (hwangap), a milestone signifying the completion of the Eastern Zodiac, as he returns, following a 15-year exile, to his ex-wife and now adult children.

Tickets available at our box office or in advance here: http://bit.ly/AmericanHwangap. Photo credit: Alabastro Photography

Reviews: Two Plays Explore Fractured Families

February 9, 2018 • I saw a lot of theater last weekend, most of it coming from smaller...

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Do It: Go See EmpeROAR Fabulous!!! And Experience “My Imaginary Love Life”

February 6, 2018 • We have known the burlesque artist, EmpeROAR Fabulous!!! (yes, that’s his stage name and...

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Sashay, Shante, and “Rush the Runway” For Sensible Theater Company’s Hot Fundraiser Gala

February 6, 2018 • That Northface coat treated you well this winter. Those sturdy rainboots did...

Not even the comedic charms of Seattle actor Rebecca M. Davis can save Seattle Public's turgid musical VANISHING POINT. Photo by John Ulman.

Review: Seattle Theater Swarms With Celebrities! (Dead Ones)

January 29, 2018 • So many famous names on local stages right now in Seattle Theaterland! Henry Ford! Amelia...

Maile Wong and Corinne Magin are the conniving "L" and "M" at the heart of Jiehae Park's dark thriller Peerless now onstage at Seattle's ArtWest Playhouse

Review: “Peerless” Is Dark, Devious and Deliciously Fun

January 27, 2018 • Review: PEERLESS by Jiehae Park. Produced by Artwest Playhouse and Gallery....

Nicole Lewis (Risa), Carlton Byrd (Sterling), Eugene Lee (Memphis) in Seattle Repertory Theatre’s production of August Wilson’s Two Trains Running. Photo by Nate Watters.

Theater: Seattle Rep’s “Two Trains Running” Is Beautiful Theatrical Storytelling

January 25, 2018 • Review: Two Trains Running by August Wilson. Produced by Seattle Repertory Theatre and Arena...

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Reminders: The One/The Only VARLA JEAN MERMAN Is Coming To Triple Door

January 25, 2018 • It’s been faaaaaaar too long. International drag...

The cast of "Ghost Quartet" at the Erikson Theatre. Photo by Ryan Jensen

Review: “Ghost Quartet” Is A Whiskey Soaked, Musical Dark Ride

January 25, 2018 • Moody ghost stories are a popular fixture in art…even the most chicken hearted of us...

Hisam Goueli co-stars in BOHEMIA at The Triple Door. Photo by John Cornicello

Dance With The Green Fairy At “Bohemia”

January 24, 2018 • We haven’t seen the latest edition but we really enjoyed the previous...

The cast of Young Jean Lee's STRAIGHT WHITE MEN produced by WET at 12th Avenue Arts. Photo: WET

Review: WET’s “Straight White Men” Plays To The Crowd

January 20, 2018 • Review: STRAIGHT WHITE MEN by Young Jean Lee. Produced by Washington...

The mega Shakespeare production BRING DOWN THE HOUSE earned 10 Gypsy Award nominations.

7th Annual Gypsy Awards Nominations Announced Honoring Seattle Theater

January 19, 2018 • We’re thrilled to announce the nominees for the 7th annual Gypsy Rose Lee Awards,...

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Review: Strong Direction/Acting Make Rarely Produced “Timon” Worth Seeing

January 14, 2018 • Review: Timon of Athens by William Shakespeare. Produced by Seattle...

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Review: Akropolis Takes A Dark Journey Into Dostoevsky’s “Crime + Punishment”

January 13, 2018 • Review: Crime + Punishment based on the novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Adapted...

Queer Cabaret artist LYKKEN performs at Columbia City Theatre January 26, 2018

Gender/Genre Bending Queer Cabaret Artist LYKKEN Comes To Columbia City Theatre

January 12, 2018 • We’ve never heard of queer alt-cabaret performer LYKKEN but he looks and sounds fabulous...

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Bob The Drag Queen Goes Legit With Role in “Angels in America” At...

January 4, 2018 • Wow!  We’re seldom shocked but today’s announcement that RuPaul’s Drag Race...

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Photography by Lawrence Peart

Seattle Theater We Loved: 2017 Edition

December 31, 2017 • I vow to do a theater “Best of” thing every year but I usually end up not doing...

Jeffrey "The Gay Uncle" Robert's new solo show takes us on a journey to the "Valley of the Dolls" the best selling novel/film by Jacqueline Susann.

An Avuncularly Gay Convo About The Camp Classic, “Valley of the Dolls” With...

December 29, 2017 • Us elderqueers just LOVE gabbin’ about old timey stuff that the younguns could care less...

Cher in the 2018 film, MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN! scheduled to be released July 20, 2018

Cher Is Playing Streep’s Mom in “Mamma Mia 2”

December 21, 2017 • What. Duh. Fuggeddaboutit?!?!?!? So, they released the first trailer for the sequel to the hit...

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“Tom of Finland” Film Gets Seattle Run At NW Film Forum

December 18, 2017 • It played at SIFF 2017 last spring but not at TWIST: Seattle Queer Film Festival so...

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Mark Finley’s New Solo Show “Somebody Get Me a Chainsaw” Is A Raunchy...

December 15, 2017 • Mark “Mom” Finley’s new autobiographical solo theater piece,...

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BIG News About “Death Becomes Her” As Musical Is Announced/Peaches Christ Parody Starring...

December 13, 2017 • If you love the 1992 dark comedy DEATH BECOMES HER starring Meryl Streep, Goldie Hawn and...

Sara Porkalob in Howl's Moving Castle at Book It Theatre. Photo by Alabastro Photography.

Review: A Lack of Magic And A Looooong Running Time Hamper “Howl’s Moving...

December 8, 2017 • Review: HOWL’S MOVING CASTLE based on the novel by Diana Wynne Jones and adapted by Myra...

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‘Tis The Season For….BUTTCRACKER !!!

December 7, 2017 • OH, WE NEED A LITTLE BUTT CRACK…RIGHT THIS VERY MINUTE!!! It’s baaaaaack with more...