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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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4.0 / 5 Rated by 26 members
Review from mtbaker
78 events 22 reviews

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

reviewed Apr 20 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from caellen
86 events 22 reviews

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

reviewed Apr 22 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Mark S
30 events 14 reviews

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

reviewed Apr 22 2012 report as inappropriate
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_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>The Secret Garden</em> <em>Ballet on Broadway</em> <em>Lost Falls</em> <em>Mamma Mia!</em> Farewell Tour <em>Legally Black</em> <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em>