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83 Star Starred
Seattle Rep - Bagley Wright Theatre
2nd and Mercer in the Seattle Center 155 Mercer Street Seattle, WA 98109
206-443-2222
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"Clybourne Park"
26 ratings
4.0 average rating
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mtbaker
78 events
22 reviews
9 stars
attended Apr 20 2012

Original play that reflect a rare combination of great writing, fine acting, and flawless direction -- a coup. See it. We had a party of four (two are tough critics) and everyone was well-pleased with this production. There's very adult...continued

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22 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 22 2012

The ensemble's performance was great. Nearly every actor plays two roles and it was nice to see everyone's range. The script and staging are very traditional, though, and although somewhat thought provoking, none of what we saw was innovative...continued

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29 events
14 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 22 2012

Interesting, thought provoking, and entertaining. The actors did a great job.

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Description

_Clybourne Park _

by Bruce Norris

directed by Braden Abraham

A spin on Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun, this razor-sharp new satire takes a jab at race and real estate in a Chicago neighborhood’s past and present. The play begins in 1959 as a black family moves into a white enclave. Act Two takes us back to the same house in 2009 as gentrification sets in and the roles are reversed.

<em>Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie</em> <em>King Charles III</em> Disney's <em>The Little Mermaid</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> George Balanchine's <em>The Nutcracker</em> at McCaw Hall <em>Wonderland</em> Brunch <em>King Charles III</em> <em>Hedwig and the Angry Inch</em> <em>Stellaluna</em> <em>Wonderland</em> <em>Ham For the Holidays: Jurassic Pork</em> Cornerstone Studio's <em>The Nutcracker</em>