John Longenbaugh

Trials of a husband: Stephen Buntrock as Martin.

Martin Guerre

A musical with smoke and fire, but no real passion.

Trials of a husband: Stephen Buntrock as Martin.

Mazes and monsters

One World's new play Minotaur takes the bull by the horns.

Me, myself, and I

The mystery of multiple personalities explored in Susy Schneider's new play.

Miami V(o)ice(s)

Hispanic theater troupe Culture Clash occupies the Rep.

Misbegotten identity

Annex's new devised show leaves a confused impression

Moonstruck

Clowing around was never this joyous.

Nolan Palmer plays the driven doctor and Alyson Scadron-Wattles the puma/woman in Moreau.

Moreau

A new adaptation of the H.G. Wells classic.

Nolan Palmer plays the driven doctor and Alyson Scadron-Wattles the puma/woman in Moreau.

Most unapeeling

Patrick Macnee, who played the original John Steed in the superlative TV series The Avengers, has a guest "appearance" in the new film version as… Continue reading

Name that tuna

WHEN YOU'VE HAD A show running for several months, it's a hit. When it's run for several years, it's a legend. But when you've been… Continue reading

Jason Webley, punk accordionist.

New Beginning

Jason Webley turns a corner.

Jason Webley, punk accordionist.
Clowning around at Teatro Zinzanni.

No business like chow business

Dinner theater in Seattle isn't what you might expect.

Clowning around at Teatro Zinzanni.
Cornwall, Regan, and Lear: a strong cast, a lackluster second half.

No sound, no fury

New City's stab at Lear is half of a great play.

Cornwall, Regan, and Lear: a strong cast, a lackluster second half.
Burton Curtis and Ilmogen Love play the villains in Gaslight.

Off the tracks

Spare us the melodrama.

Burton Curtis and Ilmogen Love play the villains in Gaslight.
Opening the Dungeons

Opening the Dungeons

Is open-sourcing Dungeons & Dragons big news or bad hype?

Opening the Dungeons

Part II: Xmas showdown

Wherein I finish my Yuletide trek and find much good.

Passion Fruit

ACTs "chamber musical" makes a star out of its director.

Psychic or psycho? Savages is too little of either.

Poetastry in emotion

Taking fuzzy aim at an obscure target.

Psychic or psycho? Savages is too little of either.
Gavin Cummins (left) and James Gowan: straight to the heart of the liberal dilemma.

Preferential treatment

Annex tackles the archetypal slacker.

Gavin Cummins (left) and James Gowan: straight to the heart of the liberal dilemma.

Red light special

The Seattle premiere of Mark Ravenhill's controversial play.

Salesman of the year

John Aylward returns home for ACT's revival of the Arthur Miller classic.