Midweek News – December 21


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

The Seattle Repertory Theatre is soon to stage the immersive David Bryne/Fatboy Slim musical Here Lies Love. The show has an eye towards Broadway. Read more about it, here.

Come From Away was a smash hit at Seattle Rep last year and is now on Broadway. Learn about the show, here.

The 5th Avenue Theatre is soon to stage the classic musical The Pajama Game. The cast was recently announced.

Nancy Guppy for “Art Zone,” recently talked to three performers in three very distinct Nutcracker performances. Watch it, here.

Denzel Washington’s Fences will soon appear on the silver screen. Based on the play by August Wilson, Washington met Wilson once in Seattle.

New Year’s Eve is fast approaching. Need some ideas? Here are some.

Dick Van Dyke will appear in the new iteration of Mary Poppins.

Care to see a famous Japanese musician playing a piano on the beach…THAT’S ON FIRE?!

Finally, rest in peace, Old Spaghetti Factory.