Venue Details

26 Star Starred
Allen Theatre at ACT
700 Union Street Seattle, WA 98101
206-292-7676
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Member Tips

Goldstar Member
Parking in the convention center garage only $6 after 6:00
info Aug 23 2010 star this tip starred
bunnyalex
Yes, but on weekend - it was over $10 for 2 1/2 hours!!! Ridiculous
info Aug 30 2010 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

10 ratings
3.9 average rating
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19 events
4 reviews
2 stars
attended Aug 06 2010

Although the topic is heavy there is a surprising amount of humor in the play. Very cleverly written. Enjoyed the actors. Great set. Goldstar seats were wonderful.

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19 reviews
28 stars
attended Jul 30 2010

Intense is a valid descriptor. It was well written, did have a fair amount of humor and was superbly acted. My challenge- was the topic- 9/11.
I thought I would be able... continued

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9 reviews
14 stars
attended Aug 28 2010

I enjoyed every moment of the time that I spent at "Yankee Tavern." The cast was phenomenal, and the play was wonderfully written. Money well spent!

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Website

http://www.acttheatre.org/Shows/OnStage/YankeeTavern

Description

From Steven Dietz, the acclaimed playwright who brought us the world-premiere of Becky’s New Car in 2008 comes this political thriller brimming with edge-of-your-seat intrigue. In a New York dive bar five years after 9/11, a young couple find themselves face-to-face with a mysterious stranger who turns what seem like harmless conspiracy theories into a continuous stream of surprising and dangerous revelations in this eye-opening look at the events that forever changed our country.

About the Ticket Supplier: ACT (A Contemporary Theatre)

ACT has been finding, creating and sharing contemporary theatre with audiences since 1965.

ACT made history as the first theatre in Seattle dedicated to producing contemporary plays, and we're still making history as the most welcoming development house for new plays around. With our multiple stages and diversity of work, ACT keeps you intimately involved with new theatre.