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Nov/Dec 2022 Theater Openings… Including All The Holiday Shows!!!

November 15, 2022 • As we nestle into our couches with cups of coffee, tea, or mulled wine, there...

Reviews: “The Griswolds’ Broadway Vacation” Is A Bumpy Trip

September 30, 2022 • Who doesn’t love a trip?!? Especially one down memory...

Review: Can “Choir Boy’s” Great Music and Strong Performances Save An Underdeveloped Script?

September 24, 2022 • It’s September which means it’s time for local theater to shake off the cobwebs...

Seattle Theater In September Is Up and Running With A Slew Of New...

September 7, 2022 • Compiled by Miryam Gordon from press releases As we go back to school somewhat normally, (not...

Summer Is (Mostly) Over But The 5th Avenue Theatre Is Almost Ready For...

September 4, 2022 • As summer starts to fade away, so do most people’s vacation plans but there’s at...

ACT’s Gay Themed “Choir Boy” Opens Their 2022/2023 Season

August 16, 2022 • It’s a production we’ve wanted to see for several years now…it’s CHOIR...

June Theater Preview Includes Mamma Mia, The Bonesetter’s Daughter and a Lizzie Borden...

May 31, 2022 • Compiled by Miryam Gordon from press releases. Check out this list of theater/stage...

The Heartwarming LGBTQ+ Musical “The Prom” Opens Next Week At The 5th Avenue...

May 27, 2022 • It was the “feel good” musical of 2018, that won the hearts of thousands of fans...

Review: “Afterwords” Is A Show With Great Heart and Lovely Songs But…

May 13, 2022 • I’m super late writing this review for many reasons but chief...

The 5th Avenue Announces 22/23 Season: Includes “The Wiz”, 2 Sondheim Shows And…A...

April 11, 2022 • The 5th Avenue Theatre announced its next full season of live, onstage shows for the 2022/2023...

Seattle Area Theater Preview For April: Star Studded “Ghosts”, Ms Pak-man & Some...

April 4, 2022 • Theater companies seem pretty happy, this month, as many launch comedies or...

Seattle Stages Forge Ahead With New Openings Including Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “Freestyle Love Supreme”...

January 31, 2022 • Despite the brisk wintery air of February and attendant struggles with in-person...

Live Seattle Theater Back In Business For January With Big Openings

January 10, 2022 • It’s a bit later in the month than usual for our January Theater Preview, (BUSY!) but there...

The 5th Avenue Theatre Announces Cast For 1st Live In Person Show, “Disney’s...

November 9, 2021 • It’s been a long couple of years for live theaters during the...

5th Avenue Announces 21/22 Season With Beauty & The Beast and The Prom...

August 4, 2021 • After a long hibernation caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, Seattle’s acclaimed musical...

The 5th Avenue Theatre Announces BIG Concerts: Patti LuPone, Laura Benanti, Vanessa Williams

September 29, 2020 • Due to Covid-19 (wow, I’m tired of starting every post with some version of those...

Review: “Bliss” Is A Miss

February 19, 2020 • Review: BLISS. Book, Music & Lyrics by Emma Lively & Tyler...

Peter Bartlett Has More than “One Life to Live”…And, It’s In “Mrs. Doubtfire:...

December 13, 2019 • Actor Peter Bartlett is one of those faces that gets recognized by people as “That man in...

The 5th Avenue’s “Mrs. Doubtfire” Gets A Star: Rob McClure

September 5, 2019 • The 5th Avenue Theatre, Seattle’s premiere musical theater company, is...

Broadway Bound Musical “Mrs. Doubtfire” Heads To Seattle This Christmas

June 6, 2019 • The 5th Avenue Theatre has snagged yet another “New Musical Hopefully Broadway...

Review: You’re In For A Treat At “Urinetown” (heh heh)

May 6, 2019 • Review: URINETOWN: The Musical. Music & Lyrics by Mark Hollman....

An Interview with “Urinetown’s” Mari Nelson as the Wily Miss Pennywise

April 11, 2019 • Look up Mari Nelson’s credits on Playbill.com as I did to prepare this piece, and you...

The 5th Avenue Announces 19/20 Season: Includes “Evita”, “Shrek” and “Sister Act”

March 11, 2019 • Following the Village Theatre’s lead who announced their 2019/2020 season last week,...

Toasty Theatre Picks: After the Freeze, Thaw Out with These

February 20, 2019 • R. Barron picks a bounty of stage treats, ranging from rock musicals to comedy...

“Come From Away”, “Annie”, “Urinetown”, “West Side Story” All Part of 5th Avenue’s...

March 12, 2018 • They hinted at it for the last week with a social media contest hinting at...

Review: Theater For Specific Fans

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

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...

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...

Super Duper Exclusive Interview with Seth Rudetsky About “Concert for America” This Thursday...

July 4, 2017 • If you want to take Seth Rudetsky at his word you will rest up on the...

More Stars Join Line-Up For “Concert For America” At The 5th Avenue

June 20, 2017 • A bevvy of familiar names from the past have joined the upcoming...