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Theater Review

'Constellations' Tells a Simple Love Story in a Complex Way

The one-act drama at Seattle Rep mixes romance and string theory.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 02/02/2016

Theater Review

Seattle Rep's 'Disgraced' Has a Humanity Problem

None of the characters seem vaguely realistic in this unbearable and forced Pulitzer winning contemplation on American Islam.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/19/2016

Theater Review

Unwavering Humanity Carries 'Come from Away'

The musical chronicling a small town's welcoming spirit to air passengers grounded after 9/11 radiates hope in the face of horror.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/09/2015

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Major Scales

Seattle's "pianist to the drag queen stars" preps for 'Unwrapped,' his holiday show with Jinkx Monsoon at Seattle Rep.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/24/2015

Theater Review

'The Comedy of Errors' and the Art of Physical Humor

Seattle Shakespeare's tale of twin confusion stumbles its way to hilarity.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 09/22/2015

Slideshow

Slide Show: Seattle Repertory 2015 Annual Gala

  • Published 04/12/2015

Theater Review

'Lizard Boy' Is Comfortable in Its Own Skin

Seattle Rep's superhero musical leans heavily on the current moment, but the songs carry it.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/08/2015

Slideshow

Slide Show: Party in the Wings

  • Published 03/29/2015

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Justin Huertas

The playwright and actor shares the origin story of his superhero musical 'Lizard Boy.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/27/2015

Theater Review

The Great Tragedy of 'The Great Society'

Seattle Rep world premieres the conclusion of Robert Schenkkan's Lyndon B. Johnson presidential saga.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/16/2014

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Robert Schenkkan

The Tony and Pulitzer-winning playwright discusses Seattle Rep's productions of 'All the Way' and 'The Great Society.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 12/04/2014

Theater Review

Seattle Rep Goes 'All the Way' with LBJ

A magnetic performance by Jack Willis carries Robert Schenkkan’s Tony-winning political drama.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/25/2014

Theater Review

The Bawdy Brilliance of 'The Vaudevillians' at Seattle Rep

Jinkx Monsoon and Major Scales shine in their outlandish and finely honed musical revue.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/14/2014

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Seattle Rep's Benjamin Moore

The theater's managing director reflects on his 28-year career with the organization before he bids the stage adieu.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/24/2014

Season Announcement

Seattle Rep's 2014–15 Season Includes LBJ, a Lizard Boy, August Wilson, and Jinkx Monsoon

The upcoming season includes three world premieres and lots of local flavor.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 04/14/2014

Theater Review

'The Suit' Fits Perfectly

Don't miss Seattle Rep's presentation of Peter Brook's humorous and heartbreaking play about marital discord and Apartheid.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/25/2014

On The Town

Clothed in Betrayal

The Suit manages moments of whimsy and an emotional punch.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 03/01/2014

Slideshow

Slide Show: Party in the Wings

  • Published 02/23/2014

Theater Review

Get Lost in the Nuance of 'A Great Wilderness' at the Rep

The world premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's play examines the buried pain of a gay conversion therapist.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/28/2014

Theater

A Spectral Staging of 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'

Seattle Rep's new take on Sherlock Holmes works thanks to its elaborate production design.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/27/2013
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