American Shakespeare Center Winter Season Takes Deep Dive Into Elizabethan Rehearsal Conditions; Creates Memorable, Actor-driven ProductionsAmerican Shakespeare Center Winter Season Takes Deep Dive Into Elizabethan Rehearsal Conditions; Creates Memorable, Actor-driven Productions
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019

The American Shakespeare Center (ASC) Winter Season: The Actors' Renaissance began previews this past weekend of The Merry Wives of Windsor and Henry IV, Part 1. (more...)

30th Anniversary Artistic Year Begins At Blackfriars Playhouse30th Anniversary Artistic Year Begins At Blackfriars Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2018

The American Shakespeare Center (ASC) began its 30th Anniversary Artistic Year with the launch of the 2018 Summer/Fall Season and a performance of As You Like It on June 13. The 2018 Summer/Fall Season will also feature a world-premiere adaptation of Jane Austen's Emma by Emma Whipday, Richard III, and George Etherege's The Man of Mode. (more...)

American Shakespeare Center Kicks Off New Year with HAMLET and RICHARD IIAmerican Shakespeare Center Kicks Off New Year with HAMLET and RICHARD II
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

The American Shakespeare Center (ASC) begins its annual Actors' Renaissance Season with performances of Hamlet and Richard II on January 19. The Actors' Renaissance Season is the ASC's experiment into what Elizabethan and Jacobean rehearsal conditions might have been and features a troupe of veteran ASC actors who design the productions and conduct rehearsals without a formal director. (more...)

5th Avenue Theatre & ACT to Present LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, 3/8-6/15
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2014

Straight from Skid Row, Audrey II is taking a bite out of Seattle in Little Shop of Horrors, the delightfully demented musical comedy about a man and his plant. Based on the 1960 black comedy film, this hysterical musical devours audiences in the fourth of an incredibly successful string of collaborations between The 5th Avenue Theatre and ACT - A Contemporary Theatre. After his recent Broadway debut at the helm of First Date, The 5th Avenue's own Bill Berry will direct this camp horror hit that ran for five years Off-Broadway. Little Shop of Horrors features an incredible cast that includes Seattle stars Joshua Carter, Jessica Skerritt, Jeff Steitzer, David Anthony Lewis, Eric Esteb, Ekello J. Harrid, Jr., Alexandria Henderson, Naomi Morgan, and Nicole Rashida Prothro. (more...)

14/48 Speed Theatre Festival Plays Two Seattle Venues, Aug and Sep 2012
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2012

After 15 years of presenting 14 plays in 48 hours for four weekends every year, the producers of 14/48 present two new styles of the popular speed theatre festival. (more...)

14/48 Speed Theatre Festival Plays Two Seattle Venues, Aug and Sep 2012
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2012

After 15 years of presenting 14 plays in 48 hours for four weekends every year, the producers of 14/48 present two new styles of the popular speed theatre festival. (more...)