Midweek News – April 5


Here’s news from Seattle’s performing arts community and beyond. 

The Seattle Children’s Theatre recently announced their 2017-2018 season. It includes The Little Prince and naked mole rats. You can learn more, here

Here Lies Love is nearly here. The Seattle Rep is excited about the production. Here’s an interview with the creator of the show, the famed David Bryne. And here’s another interview with him. 

Dry Powder is on the Seattle Rep stage right now. It’s “sharp.” 

Seattle Opera’s chamber opera, The Combat, is getting rave reviews. It’s “exquisite” and staged for the “right audience.” 

The Pacific Northwest Ballet is excited to bring back dancer Lucien Postlewaite back onto the stage. 

Did anyone see the Seattle Symphony perform Rachmaninov last weekend? It was “breathtaking” and “heartfelt.” 

Talking about the Seattle Symphony, did you know that a superhero is conducting it? Indeed, Ludovic Morlotsuperhero

Cirque du Soleil’s new show, Luzia, is now being performed in Redmond. It’s “amazing.” Another review? “Wow.” 

Finally, could Beyonce be in a reboot of The Lion King