Ah, the beauty of it all – Camelot! The most glamorous, glorious and heroic of British legends with the undying love of King Arthur for his lady Guinevere and the unswaying loyalty Arthur had for his knights of the round table and they for him.
Dukesbay is the hidden charming intimate theater in downtown Tacoma. Dukesbay Productions, founded in 2011 by Tacoma theatre artists Randy Clark and Aya Hashiguchi Clark has continually brought good theatre to Tacoma with original or seldom done theatrical experiences of great quality.
“Gypsy, A Musical Fable,” the current highly entertaining musical production at Tacoma Little Theatre, is the story of a familiar figure to devotees of the Turner Classic Movie Channel, June Havoc, who was in theatre for more than 72 years – from vaudeville to Broadway to Hollywood films and finally to TV.
Bertolt Brecht, a German poet, playwright and theatre director, who earned critical acclaim in the first half of the 20th Century, is the subject of Tacoma Little Theatre’s latest “Off the Shelf” production, “Brecht on Brecht.”
One of the great common laws of this country is that a person is innocent until a jury of their peers finds that the preponderance of evidence proves them guilty or not guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. “Doubt, A Parable,” by John Patrick Shanley, the current production at the Lakewood Playhouse, delves into the question […]
Tacoma Little Theatre represents the Puget Sound at the Washington State Community Theatre Association (WSCTA) Kaleidoscope festival with their performance of last season’s production of “Second Samuel,” written by Pamela Parker. And there is nothing more “small town” than post-WW II Georgia. Things were a lot slower then – as were people – they hold […]
In keeping with the season of love, The Changing Scene Theatre Northwest brings you ”Love: You’ve Got to be Kidding,” an evening of comedies by John C. Davenport. “Love” features 10 comical vignettes all about love and relationships. The production is mounted at the Tacoma Musical Playhouse’s second space, The Spire, located at 710 S. […]
“Buddy – the Buddy Holly Story” makes a return engagement at Tacoma Musical Playhouse by popular demand. Managing Artistic Director Jon Douglas Rake says he has had so many requests to recreate the life of the young rock star taken too soon from his fans that Rake contacted the original cast from 2015 to see […]
February, 1941, President Franklin Roosevelt’s signed Executive Order 9066, the now deemed unconstitutional order which called for the rounding up and incarceration of American citizens of Japanese ancestry and resident aliens peacefully living on the West Coast of the United States. These 120,000 citizens of the United States were from all walks of life, farmers […]
John Steinbeck wrote “Of Mice and Men,” what one critic referred to as his “play-novelette,” in 1937. It was made into the iconic film in 1939, losing none of its impact. Steinbeck drew upon his experiences as an out-of-work wanderer during the years of the Great Depression to tell the story, as he did with […]