Venue Details

7 Star Starred
Washington Ensemble Theatre
608 19th Ave E Seattle, WA 98112
206-325-5105
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Kingfish Cafe is a great place for dinner before the show
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Very young audience, wear whatever you want!
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6 ratings
3.3 average rating
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3 reviews
2 stars
attended Feb 06 2011

Babs was a well-staged, well-acted play. It is a nice balance of funny and reality--it keeps you laughing, but leaves you with some striking images and ideas to ponder after the show. I definitely recommend it!

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mtbaker
51 events
15 reviews
4 stars
attended Feb 14 2011

Upon leaving the theater, we felt that the acting and staging of this intriguing play outshone the script. It runs without intermission and we were not bored. Babs is a challenging play -- not in its emotional depth or its edginess. Rather, one...continued

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hlywdh
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3 reviews
7 stars
attended Feb 17 2011

I agree with the other 2 reviews. I will recommend the show to friends. I had a great time and you will as well. For the price of the groupon ticket and the quality of performance this is a GREAT deal.

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Website

http://www.washingtonensemble.org/season7/babs-the-dodo

Description

From 3:00 to 5:30pm, millions of viewers tune in to “Babs Gillespie on the Home Shopping Network.” With a 14k heart of gold, dangly jewelry, Babs jingle jangles like the gem that she is. But this rare bird is about to become extinct because tomorrow she is getting fired. Will our favorite On-The-Air personality survive this mid-life crisis or will she get dumped in the clearance bin with the Magi Peel Vegetable Peeler? This deliriously dark comedy sets Babs in the sale of her life as she grasps for love, happiness and sparkle.

About the Ticket Supplier: Washington Ensemble Theatre

The Ensemble is invested in the re-examination of the traditional approach to theatre-making. Through a highly collaborative process we produce relevant, immediate theatre of the widest imagination.