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Tom Dang as Richard III

Pauls Macs (BA '11)directed Gutenberg! The Musical at the Jewelbox Theatre. Running now through May 22nd

Ben Gonio (PATP '05) ...

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Book-It Repertory Theatre is finishing up their season with T. Geronimo Johnson'sWelcome to Braggsville. The production features the acting talents of Andy McGinn (MFA '13) and features the design work ofAndy Smith (alum and faculty), Matt Starritt (alum and faculty), Candace Frank (alum), Benjamin Radin (alum), andJessica Jones (alum)

Book-It is offering $15 tickets to all students who would like to come to the production! ...

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Cast of Spring Awakening. Photo by Eli Gallagher.
Tonight is opening night for the UTS season closer (and possibly their biggest show to date) Spring Awakening. Directed by BA senior Isabel Martin, this rock 'n' roll musical features a cast of 14 undergraduate actors, elaborate design, and a live on-stage band. The production runs May 18-28 in the Cabaret Theatre. 

“It’s a show about sex and frustrated desires and inter-generational disconnect,” said director Martin. “The source material was written over...
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Phillip Ray Guevara as John and Mark Fox as M in COCK. Photo by Mike Hipple.

Amanda Friou and Cody Holliday Haefner, our two first-year MFA directing students, will be making their School of Drama directorial debuts with Cock by Mike Bartlett and Crumble (Lay Me Down Justin Timberlake) by Sheila Callaghan. 

Tonight is opening night forCock and Crumble (Lay Me Down Justin Timberlake) will open nextThursday, May 25th. Both shows are in the Glenn Hughes Penthouse Theatre. Each show only has four performances, ...

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Adrian Tafesh as Segismundo and Allen Miller as Clotaldo. Photo by Mike Hipple.

Up next on the School of Drama main stage is Sueño, translated and adapted from the play La Vida es Sueño by Pedro Calderón de la Barca by José Rivera and directed by Book-It Repertory's Co-Artistic Director, Jane Jones. The production runs May 26th – June 4th at the Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse.  

Believing his infant son, Segismundo, to be cursed, King Basilio banishes him to the tower for life. When the prince is finally released at...

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Mickey Rowe. Photo by Mario Lemafa.

It was recently announced that Mickey Rowe, School of Drama alumnus and openly autistic actor, was recently cast in the lead role inThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time in a co-production with ...

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Joshi Kenji in Nadeshiko

Lenne Klingamen (PATP '07)appeared in "Chicago Medon NBC.She will also be playing the title role in...

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Tina Polzin

Tina Polzin (MFA '15) was awarded aInnovation Seed Grant from Seattle Pacific University to do a a bilingual staged reading ofLady from the Sea by Henrik Ibsen in conjunction with her theatre company, 1-Off Production. The reading will be presented on...

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Here Lies Love at the Seattle Repertory Theatre

On Monday, April 24th the Seattle Repertory Theatre is partnering with UW the School of Drama and Communications Department to organize a FREE discussion panel for the UW and greater Seattle community. This panel of Seattleites will discuss the past and present resistance movements led by youth, in part reflecting on connections to Seattle Repertory Theatre’s production of Here Lies Love (including the Marcos regime and the People Power Revolution). Join us at...

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Adapted by Sarah Ruhl
Novel by Virignia Woolf 
Directed by L. Zane Jones
Glenn Hughes Penthouse Theatre
April 25 - May 7
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Written by Steve Yockey 
Directed by Jake Lemberg
Presented by UTS
Cabaret Theatre
April 13-23
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