Seattle Pacific University
Department of Theatre
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3307 Third Avenue West, Suite 310
The Theatre Department offers an extensive performance schedule divided among Mainstage, Studio, and Backstage productions. You, the students — both majors and nonmajors — make up the casts for these productions, and you are also involved in directing, set and costume design, lighting, stage management, and promotion and publicity. Your study of theatre at Seattle Pacific will expose you to a broad cross-section of dramatic literature, theory, and historical perspective. You will develop an informed perspective of the role of theatre as a social, spiritual, and artistic institution.
Notable Alumni Include:
Faculty Info: Chérie Hughes, Richard Lorig, Andrew Ryder, George Scranton, Candace Vance, Don Yanik.
TIN PAN ALLEY 2 Concert Series To Celebrate 'Love' With Upcoming Performance
February 10, 2021
Tin Pan Alley 2 will feature a panel of emerging writers on Friday, February 12th, 2021 at 7:30pm ET. The February 2021 edition will be celebrating 'love' with new works by the writers Eli Cohen, G. Victoria Campbell, and Erin J. Reifler & Spencer Robelen, and hosted by Durra Leung and Sam Rosenblatt.
Seattle Opera Announces New 'Creation Lab'
August 17, 2020
Seattle Opera is announcing a new initiative to help cultivate and develop the next generation of opera composers and librettists in Washington State. Creation Lab seeks 16 emerging composers and writers of all genres to give way to the creation of short operatic pieces, which will be performed during the 2020/21 Season.
Amanda Reeves To Become Development Director Of Kirkland Arts Center
January 16, 2019
Kirkland Arts Center is pleased to announce Amanda Reeves as its development director! Amanda joined the KAC development team in 2017 and is eager to continue supporting KAC's growth, stewarding the new vision in KAC's 2019-2023 strategic plan 'The Power of Art'. In her role as development manager, Amanda oversaw the successful production of Kirkland Arts Center's gala, which raised $185,000 for education programs last year.
Ruth Eitemiller To Receive Melissa Hines Backstage Award
October 18, 2018
Theatre Puget Sound (TPS) and the Gregory Awards proudly announce today that Ruth Eitemiller will be recognized for her contributions to the Seattle theatre community.
Big Bridge Theatre Consortium Commissions Arlene Hutton As Inaugural Playwright
March 11, 2018
The Big Bridge Theatre Consortium (BBTC), a group of 12 university theatre departments dedicated to peace and interfaith dialogue have joined together to commission Arlene Hutton as their inaugural playwright.
New Play BIG ROCK Premieres In Seattle
February 20, 2018
With great excitement, Onward Ho! Productions today announces the World Premiere production of local playwright Sonya Schneider's new play Big Rockas well as its full ensemble casting. Big Rock will run at West of Lenin in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood March 16-31, and tickets are now on sale online at http://bit.ly/BIGROCKplay.