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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...

The new Zombie musical "ZM" is headed to Village Theatre in June of 2018

See it First, Make Your Mark, Witness the Evolution: Village Theatre Announces New...

November 29, 2017 • Village Theatre has announced their Beta Series of new musicals for...

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Interview: John Waters Is STILL “Making Trouble” After All These Years…

November 29, 2017 • He is known as the King of Bad Taste, the Pope of Trash, the Prince of Puke and the People’s...

Cast of New Century Theatre Company's first production, Elmer Rice's THE ADDING MACHINE,  in 2008.

The Sads: New Century Theatre Company Calls It Quits After 10 Years

November 28, 2017 • We’re more than just a tad bummed that NEW CENTURY THEATRE COMPANY has...

Actor/singer Paolo Montalban plays "Sam" in the 5th Avenue Theatre's upcoming production of MAMMA MIA, Febr 2-25, 2018

The 5th Avenue To Give Its “Mamma Mia” A Diverse Refreshening

November 22, 2017 • Oh. Thank. The Divinity of Your Choice. When the 5th Avenue Theatre announced a few months...

Beloved author/performer David Sedaris returns to Seattle for a WEEK in January of 2018 to workshop his next book of essays. Photo: Ingrid Christie

David Sedaris Returns To Seattle In January For A WEEK of Readings

November 17, 2017 • Apparently, David Sedaris RAAAAAAAAALY loves the hell out of Seattle because he’s...

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More Musical Theater Shake Ups As David Armstrong Announces Change Of Role At...

November 16, 2017 • Wow! More big changes in Seattle’s musical theater community as the 5th Avenue Theatre...

Richard Gray as Chauncey Miles in The Nance. Photo by John McLellan.

Reviews: The Pluses/Minuses Of Two Interestingly Flawed Productions

November 11, 2017 • Two local theater productions have a lot to admire about them. And,...

From Twin Peaks to an all female production of "Coriolanus"....veteran actor Wendy Robie in "Coriolanus: Fight Like A Bitch" onstage at 12th Avenue Arts through Nov 18, 2017. Photo: John Ulman

Reviews: Two Plays Burning Like A Bitch At 12th Avenue Arts…

November 10, 2017 • TWO, count’em, TWO big shows on view at the bee-yoo-ti-ful 12th Avenue Arts duo theater...

RPDR Season 9 winner Sasha Velour headlines Murray & Peter's A DRAG QUEEN CHRISTMAS at The Moore on December 29, 2017

A Post Xmas Treat….”A Drag Queen Christmas” with Season Nine Stars on December...

November 3, 2017 • Murray & Peter will be wrapping up their huge national Christmas 2017 show tour with stars...

Hannah Ruwe, Nik Doner, Malika Usmanova in Mr. Doner's autobiographical theater piece CUDDLING WITH STRIPPERS onstage at 18th and Union through Nov 4, 2017

Reviews: Catching Up With “Strippers” and The Sharks of “63 Trillion”

November 3, 2017 • Review: Cuddling with Strippers by Nik Doner. Produced by White...

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“Sovereign” Showcases Black Queer Womyn’s Performance Art

November 1, 2017 • Here’s an interesting theater festival that showcases the...

Some of the cast of THE CRUCIBLE onstage at ACT Seattle. Photo: Chris Bennion

Everything Old Is Fresh Again: “The Crucible” Is Still Powerful And Relevant And...

October 28, 2017 • Many young theater makers are always extolling the superiority of creating new work for their...

Lorna Luft in Grease 2 and today-ish. The singer/actress/Judy Garland daughter stars in Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre production of "Holiday Inn" this holiday season.

Judy’s Daughter/Not Liza Minnelli/Lorna Luft To Star in 5th Avenue’s “Holiday Inn”

October 26, 2017 • OOOOOOOOOOOH!!!! We love it when Judy’s Kids come to town!!! (How come Joey never...

Kathy Hsieh and Kevin Lin in THE WORLD OF EXTREME HAPPINESS at Seattle Public Theatre. Photo: John Ulman

“A World of Extreme Happiness”: A Fascinatingly Flawed Look At Modern China

October 25, 2017 • Review: The World of Extreme Happiness by Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig. Produced by...

Lesbian latina comedian SANDRA VALLS at Theatre Off Jackson this Friday, October 27, 2017 Photo: OutMedia

Latina Lesbian Comedian Sandra Valls Headlines Friday Show At ToJ

October 24, 2017 • Our Gal Pals over at The Seattle Lesbian asked us to help them spread the word...

Rich Gray, center with boa and the cast of "The Nance" onstage at ArtsWest Oct 26-Nov 19, 2017 Photo by John McLellan

Richard Gray Spills The Tea On His Role as “The Nance” Debuting At...

October 23, 2017 • It’s a perfect fit for LGBTQ audiences….ArtsWest...

Scott Shoemaker as "Leonora Dottington" in BEWARE THE TERROR OF GAYLORD MANOR onstage at ACT through October 29, 2017. Photo by Eric Paguio/Design by Tim Harmon

Reviews: Two Campy Pastiches Don’t Quite Deliver The Goods

October 22, 2017 • Theater has had a long love affair with the “pastiche” an artistic work that...

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Review: 5th Avenue’s “Ragtime” Is Best Musical Production This Year

October 21, 2017 • Review: Ragtime: The Musical. Book by Terrence McNally. Music by Stephen Flaherty. Lyrics by...

The cast of Bainbridge Performing Arts' production of PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT. Photo by Chris Cannon

Review: Bainbridge Performing Arts Stages A Deliciously Camp “Priscilla, Queen of the Desert”

October 21, 2017 • Review: PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT – THE MUSICAL. Book by Stephan...

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Spectrum’s First Performance of the 2017/18 Season Is Friday

October 18, 2017 • THIS FRIDAY: OCCURRENCE Program #1 The first performance of the 2017/18...

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All Ages Drag And Stripper Cuddling At 18th And Union

October 16, 2017 • TWO very interesting shows coming up at the 18th & Union theater/performance space up top...

Emily Chisholm (Jane), Kjerstine Anderson (Lizzy), Hana Lass (Lydia), Rajeev Varma (Mr. Bennet), and Cheyenne Casebier (Mrs. Bennet) in Seattle Repertory Theatre’s production of Pride and Prejudice. Photo by Alan Alabastro.

Review: A Very Silly And Very Funny “Pride & Prejudice”

October 13, 2017 • Review: Pride and Prejudice by Kate Hamill. Based on the novel by Jane Austen. Produced by...