MONTHLY PLANNER

The Top Things to Do in Seattle This December

Angel Olsen brings her epic new album to the Moore, Trevor Noah might be the hardest working guy in comedy, and the king of weird fiction has a new novel.

11/26/2019 By Stefan Milne

Spring Pees

Head to Urinetown for Charm, Not Satire

The 2001 musical, currently playing at ACT Theatre, is a crowd-pleaser through and through.

04/16/2019 By Stefan Milne

From Book to Beat

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet Gets Set to Music

On its 10th anniversary, the best-selling novel set in Chinatown–International District finds new life as a musical.

02/26/2019 By Allecia Vermillion

Season Preview

14 Seattle Events to Catch This Spring

A guide to getting your arts and culture fix in March, April, and May.

02/26/2019 By Stefan Milne

Long Time Coming

A Musical Version of Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet?

A Seattle–born composer has secured the rights for a stage adaptation of Jamie Ford's beloved local novel.

01/31/2019 By Allecia Vermillion

Theater

Something Wicked This Way Comes

With the hit Wizard of Oz precursor returning, we speculate which other stories need musical prequels.

07/02/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Theater Review

'Little Shop of Horrors' Basks in Macabre Sunshine

ACT Theatre's dark musical comedy revels in campiness but struggles with paper thin characters.

03/20/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Theater

Seattle-Born 'First Date' Opening on Broadway

We chat with composers Michael Weiner and Alan Zachary about their big debut.

07/12/2013 By Laura Dannen

Theater Preview

ACT and 5th Avenue Team Up on 'Grey Gardens'

Time to meet Big Edie and Little Edie.

03/18/2013 By Laura Dannen

Ticket Alert

'The Book of Mormon' Presale Starts Thursday Morning

Let the mad dash begin.

09/18/2012 By Laura Dannen

Theater Review

I Have "Springtime for Hitler" in My Head

Thank you, Village Theatre.

05/14/2012 By Laura Dannen

Theater Review

Musical Vanities Begs the Question: Where’s A Good Bonfire When You Need One?

Despite the best efforts of actress Billie Wildrick, ACT’s new production is all fluff.

02/15/2011 By Jessica Voelker

Interview

6 Qs for ‘Rock of Ages’ Star Constantine Maroulis

The ‘American Idol’ alum-turned-Broadway star takes his rock on the road.

02/10/2011 By Laura Dannen

Theater

Review: Xanadu

What if all musicals ended with a roller disco scene?

01/20/2010 By Laura Dannen