Midweek News – January 6


Here’s news from the Puget Sound’s local arts community and beyond.

The Seattle Opera just announced their 2016-17 season. Rossini, Verdi and premieres are on the docket.

Paramount Theatre is showcasing the rousing Book of Mormon right now. It’s so good it made one guy like musicals. Indeed, it’s “charming.” Here’s an interview with cast member AJ Holmes.

With 2015 behind us, the Seattle Times awards the best in theater here and Seattle Met does a year end arts recap here.

Seattle Children’s Theatre is bringing Maurice Sendak‘s classic tale, Where the Wild Things Are, to the stage.

Are Seattle housing prices negatively affecting Seattle’s music scene? Some thoughts.

400 years after his death, Shakespeare’s First Folio is going on tour, including here in Seattle.

Finally, why are so many artists sensitive? Some thoughts