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Sixteen Children's Theatres Honor Frontline Workers With National Tribute Song Photo Sixteen Children's Theatres Honor Frontline Workers With National Tribute Song
by A.A. Cristi - May 22, 2020

Amid the global pandemic which has forced the temporary closure of many performing arts venues, 16 youth-serving theatres across the country have come together to share a national tribute, performed by children within each community, to honor frontline workers.

VIDEO: 16 Children's Theatres Honor Frontline Workers With National Tribute Song Photo VIDEO: 16 Children's Theatres Honor Frontline Workers With National Tribute Song
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 22, 2020

Amid the global pandemic which has forced the temporary closure of many performing arts venues, 16 youth-serving theatres across the country have come together to share a national tribute, performed by children within each community, to honor frontline workers.

Showtunes Theatre Company Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary at Town Hall Photo Showtunes Theatre Company Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary at Town Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 30, 2020

Showtunes Theatre Company produced its first musical in concert on January 22, 2000 at Town Hall in Seattle. That first show was Anyone Can Whistle, a Stephen Sondheim/Arthur Laurents cult favorite that showcased 30+ local performers and musicians and enjoyed a sold-out-one-night-only performance. Now, 20 years and one month to the day, Showtunes has produced 40 musicals in concert, multiple cabarets and special events produced in and around Seattle since January of 2000 on the very stage it all began - Town Hall Seattle.

BWW Spotlight: Village Theatre's 19th Annual Festival of New Musicals Photo BWW Spotlight: Village Theatre's 19th Annual Festival of New Musicals
by Jay Irwin - Aug 14, 2019

It's that time of year again. One of my favorite times of year. That time when I get to spend the weekend at Village Theatre checking out the shows brought together by the folks at Village, spotlighting new works around the country. Some amazing, some needing work, but all showing promise. Now, of course, I can't review any of these. They're all still works in progress and not fully staged. But I can share what went on over the weekend as a potential coming attraction of musicals to come to a theater near you.

Casting Announced For Village Theatre's FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS Photo Casting Announced For Village Theatre's FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 6, 2019

With The 19th Annual Festival of New Musicals taking place this upcoming weekend, Village Theatre is excited to announce the casting for XY, an uplifting musical about identity and coming to terms with your past; Cold Turkey, a wild and funny satire; Modern, an inspiring tale about a group of Amish teenagers; Eastbound, an poignant story about Chinese brothers in search of a home they've never known; and Cowboy Bob, an adventurous rock musical about a bank-robbing woman. The Festival will take place in Issaquah August 9-11, 2019 and provides an essential platform for writers to develop new works. Past Festival shows include Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning shows such as Next to Normal and Million Dollar Quartet, as well as Broadway and Off-Broadway hits: It Shoulda Been You, Desperate Measures, Lizzie, and many more.

Lineup Announced For The 19th Annual Festival Of New Musicals Photo Lineup Announced For The 19th Annual Festival Of New Musicals
by Stephi Wild - Jul 10, 2019

Village Theatre has announced the lineup for The 19th Annual Festival of New Musicals, a series of five staged readings of musicals currently in development. The Festival will take place in Issaquah August 9-11, 2019. Village Theatre's Festival of New Musicals is the birthplace of Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning shows such as Next to Normal and Million Dollar Quartet, as well as Broadway and Off-Broadway hits: It Shoulda Been You, Desperate Measures, Lizzie, and many more.

Review Roundup: La Jolla's World Premiere of THE SQUIRRELS Photo Review Roundup: La Jolla's World Premiere of THE SQUIRRELS
by Alan Henry - Jun 20, 2018

La Jolla Playhouse presents the world-premiere production of The Squirrels, by Tony Award nominee Robert Askins, directed by 2017 Tony Award winner and La Jolla Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley, running June 5 - July 8.

Photo Flash: First Look at La Jolla's World Premiere of THE SQUIRRELS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at La Jolla's World Premiere of THE SQUIRRELS
by Julie Musbach - Jun 12, 2018

La Jolla Playhouse presents the world-premiere production of The Squirrels, by Robert Askins, directed by Christopher Ashley. Get a first look at the production below!

Christopher Ashley to Direct World Premiere of THE SQUIRRELS Starring Brad Oscar and  Photo Christopher Ashley to Direct World Premiere of THE SQUIRRELS Starring Brad Oscar and More
by Julie Musbach - May 2, 2018

La Jolla Playhouse announces the cast and creative team for its world-premiere production of The Squirrels, by Tony Award nominee Robert Askins (Hand to God), directed by 2017 Tony Award winner and La Jolla Playhouse Artistic Director Christopher Ashley, running June 5 - July 8.

UW Musical Theater Program Presents ANYTHING GOES Photo UW Musical Theater Program Presents ANYTHING GOES
by Julie Musbach - Jan 24, 2018

Theater Program presents its fourth annual production, Anything Goes, directed by 5th Avenue Theatre Casting Director Kelsey Thorgalsen. The show runs March 9th though 18th, with previews March 7th and 8th, at the Floyd and Delores Jones Playhouse at 4045 University Way NE.

Rich Gray Videos

VIDEO: Chris DiStefano and Rich Gray Perform 'A Friend Like You' in MURDER FOR TWO
by Stage Tube - Mar 27, 2017

Chris DiStefano and Rich Gray perform 'A Friend Like You' at Spotlight Night for Murder for Two. Check out the video below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of 5th Avenue Theatre's SPAMALOT
by Stage Tube - Feb 24, 2014

The Holy Grail of Entertainment at The 5th Avenue Theatre: Monty Python's Spamalot. Featuring an all-star Seattle cast. Lovingly ripped off from the motion picture Monty Python and the Holy Grail, with Book and Lyrics by Eric Idle; Music by Eric Idle, John Du Prez, and Neil Innes. Directed by Josh Rhodes with choreography by Lee Wilkins, the show will run January 30-March 2, 2014. BroadwayWorld has a first look below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at Mike Spee, Kendra Kassebaum & More in JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH World Premiere!
by Stage Tube - Nov 29, 2013

Seattle Children's Theatre features Tony nominees Justin Paul and Benj Pasek's musical version of James and the Giant Peach as a part of its 2013-2014 Mainstage Season. The musical features a book by Timothy AllenMcDonald, and is based on the book by Roald Dahl. Check out a sneak peek below!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at 5th Avenue & ACT's FIRST DATE!
by Stage Tube - Mar 10, 2012

Eric Ankrim and Kelly Karbacz go looking for love in First Date, a co-production between ACT - A Contemporary Theatre and The 5th Avenue Theatre which begins performances tonight. Get a first look at the production below!


Rich Gray Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Rich Gray written?
Rich Gray has written 1 shows including Cold Turkey (Bookwriter/Composer/Lyricist).