Midweek News – November 12

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


Seattle Children’s Theatre is putting on an ambitious production of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Go behind-the-scenes with the scenic designer here.

Pacific Northwest Ballet is presenting Emergence at McCaw Hall. Here are some tips on how to have a good time. The show itself is getting rave reviews. It “reigns supreme.”

Meanwhile, PNB is putting the finishing touches on their new production of the holiday classic, The Nutcracker. Go behind-the-scenes here.

While the Pacific Northwest Ballet is doing all of that, they’re also helping nurture the next generation of ballet dancers.

Seattle Men’s Chorus is busy putting together their coming holiday production, Home for the Holidays. You can find a preview of the show, which will feature Tituss Burgess, here.

In other news, Stone Soup Theater has had to shutter their Wallingford theater, though they will continue on. More on that development here.

Finally, a sweater worn by Kurt Cobain was recently at auction. Care to guess for how much before you click here?