Theatre Puget Sound (TPS) is a leadership and service organization founded in 1997 to advocate for the region's growing theatre community's causes and administer much-needed services.
TPS is now the Northwest's premiere arts advocacy and leadership organization, providing programming and services that benefit both the theatre community and the larger regional arts community.
Category Archives: Interview
Diversity Highlight: The Royale at ACT Theatre
TPS recently sat down with ACT Theatre’s Literary & Artistic Manager Emily Penick and Marketing & PR Assistant Cati Thelen to talk about The Royale, by Marco Ramirez. The Royale tells the story of Jack Johnson, the first African American heavyweight boxing … Continue reading
Posted in Diversity Highlight, In Focus, Interview, News Tagged act theatre, african american, boxing, diversity, diversity watch, jack johnson, seattle, seattle theatre, the royale, theatre
Sound Theatre Company’s recent production The Last Days of Judas Iscariot featured a multicultural and racially diverse cast
Sound Theatre Company, nominated in 7 categories for the 2016 Gregory Awards including Theatre of the Year, recently closed a production of The Last Days of Judas Iscariot by Stephen Adly Guirgis. TPS interviewed some of the cast about their successes, challenges, and what they would … Continue reading
Announcing the Creative Team for The 2016 Gregory Awards!
Every year, we have a host and a special team of well-loved local talent who help us round out the night at the annual Gregory Awards. On Monday, October 24 at Marion Oliver McCaw Hall, we’re excited to welcome back … Continue reading
The New Language of Theatre: An Interview with 1-Off Productions
Blood Wedding/Bodas de Sangre by Federico García Lorca Presented by 1-Off Productions, a new theatre company invested in producing multilingual work to underserved Seattle communities. Tina Polzin Producer/Director Since receiving her MFA from UW in June, Tina Polzin has worked on the … Continue reading
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Interview: Annex Theatre
Bumbershoot is less than 2 weeks away! Did you know TPS has a stage there? I’ll be highlighting some of the various TPS member companies featured on our stage. First up: Annex Theatre and their production of Spin the Bottle, … Continue reading
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