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Tony Winning-Musical Kinky Boots to Make Its Seattle Debut in The 5th Avenue Theatre's Season
By Bethany Rickwald · Feb 24, 2014

Other musicals to be produced in the coming year include A Chorus Line, A Christmas Story, The Musical, and more.

The Children's (Shining) Hour (Part II)
By Michael Feingold · Jan 24, 2014

Rent and The Laramie Project rattle some educational institutions' nerves.

The Children's (Shining) Hour
By Michael Feingold · Jan 17, 2014

In some current educational controversies, the kids are doing the teaching — theatrically.

Alice Ripley Inhabits Her Bloodcurdling Role in Carrie the Musical
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 15, 2013

A look at what non-Seattle residents are missing…

Alice Ripley Performs a Song From Carrie: The Musical on New Day Northwest
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 8, 2013

The Tony-winning performer presents her take on Margaret White to the West Coast.

The Thin Place
By Kelly Huffman · May 25, 2010
Gbenga Akinnagbe plays 11 characters in this well-meaning but mostly airless piece about people having crises of faith.
Abe Lincoln in Illinois
By Kelly Huffman · Oct 12, 2009
Erik Lochtefeld gives a complex portrayal of our 16th President in the Intiman Theatre's middling revival of Robert Sherwood's biodrama.
Namaste Man
By Kelly Huffman · Jun 6, 2008
Andrew Weems' autobiographical solo piece is well-acted but underdeveloped.
The Cure at Troy
By Kelly Huffman · Apr 10, 2008
Boris McGiver is simply stunning in Tina Landau's bold, muscular production of Seamus Heaney's densely layered play.
Mame
By Kelly Huffman · Feb 15, 2008
Dee Hoty gives a warm performance in Fifth Avenue Theatre's opulent and energetic production of Jerry Herman's classic musical.