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Jerry Manning Named Artistic Director At Seattle Rep

After two seasons as interim, Jerry Manning has finally been announced as artistic director for the Seattle Repertory Theatre.  Seattle Repertory did a nationwide search for an artistic director but ended up sticking with Manning who has guided the Rep … Continue reading

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Review Roundup: An Iliad, On The Town, Henry V, And More

Roundup of reviews for shows from Annex, Seattle Shakespeare, WET and everything else! An Iliad (Seattle Repertory Theatre) – This solo show of stories from The Iliad (co-created by Denis O’Hare and Lisa Peterson) was recognized most for actor Hans … Continue reading

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Hot Topics

A few hot topics on the local theatre sites.. Pay For Play: KING 5 Takes Money In Exchange For Editorial Content Brendan Kiley of The Stranger on the potentially misleading nature of “arts coverage” on local television. Arts organizations in … Continue reading

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Season Announcements: Seattle Rep, Seattle Public

Continuing our series of season announcements.. God of Carnage (October): The Rep begins their 2010-2011 season with a 2009 Tony Award winner by Jasmina Riza. Three Tall Women (Oct-Nov): Edward Albee’s classic. Dancing at Lughnasa (Nov-Dec): written by Brian Friel, … Continue reading

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Teaching Artists Training Lab At Seattle Rep March 19/20

The Seattle Repertory Theatre is also hosting a professional development workshop for Teaching Artists.  Spots are very limited for this two-day workshop so contact them as soon as possible!  Here is the press release: What: TATLab When: Seattle March 19th … Continue reading

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Call For Playwrights – Seattle Rep

The Seattle Repertory Theatre is seeking local playwrights for a Summer Residency at Western Washington University.  Press release: CALL TO PLAYWRIGHTS FOR APPLICATIONS Seattle Rep Summer Residency at Western Washington University JUNE 20th-27th, 2010 Are you a playwright residing in … Continue reading

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Review Friday: Speech & Debate & More

Lots of shows this week at The Seattle Rep, Balagan, Shadow & Light Theatre, Schmeater, Village, and more! The youth-centric, local-cast Speech & Debate opened last week at The Seattle Repertory Theatre.  While some had issues with the light script … Continue reading

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Gary Cole Drops Out of Seattle Rep’s ‘Glengarry’

Due to a family emergency, actor Gary Cole has dropped out of the upcoming production of David Mamet’s Glengarry Glen Ross at the Seattle Repertory,  According to the Seattle Times. The role of Ricky Roma will now be played by … Continue reading

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Week in Reviews: ‘Equivocation’ Not a Turkey

Happy Thanksgiving Eve, everybody! The critics were all sold on Equivocation, the new play at the Seattle Repertory Theatre that was imported directly from the Oregon Shakespeare Festival.  Jay Irwin at Broadwayworld.com was blown away, saying “wow” no more than … Continue reading

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Week in Reviews: “Artifacts” an Underground Hit

The Satori Group makes a big splash in their latest production, Theater Schmeater debuts a new act by Albee, and Opus continues to impress.  It’s.. the week in reviews!  A little late.  Darn that power outage.. The post-apocalyptic Artifacts of … Continue reading

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