Midweek News – August 19


Here’s some news from Seattle’s performing arts community and beyond:

Have you seen Pippin, showing now at the Paramount Theatre? You should. In fact, you should “cancel your plans and go see it.”

Have you seen Nabucco at the Seattle Opera? Travis Vogt went his with grandma.

Talking about the Seattle Opera, the world premiere of An American Dream is coming soon. It’s about the internment of the Japanese during WWII.

Matilda just opened at the 5th Avenue Theatre. Before you see it, meet Tim Minchin, who gave the show its voice.

Intiman Theatre is presenting John Baxter Is a Switch Hitter. It’s a new play by Ana Brown and Andrew Russell. Russell was recently profiled by City Arts, here.

Finally, what emotions are better for creativity? These ones.