Stories tagged: Stage
Thu., March 22, 2018, 12:06 p.m.
“Dial M for Murder” opens at Spokane Civic Theatre on Friday and runs through April 8.
UPDATED: Wed., March 21, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
“Quilters,” which features a book by Molly Newman and Barbara Damashek and music and lyrics by Damashek, opens at Lake City Playhouse on Friday and runs through April 8.
UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018, 11:26 a.m.
Miranda has been releasing “Hamilton”-related content each month in a series called Hamildrop. Previous releases have included a track cut from “Hamilton,” “Ben Franklin’s Song,” recorded by the Portland band …
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018, 3:36 p.m.
Spokane Valley Summer Theatre will go “Into the Woods” in late July. Stephen Sondheim’s fairy-tale musical will take over the Central Valley Performing Arts Center July 13-29.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
When it comes to “Hamilton,” it’s magical to be in the room where it happens. Since it opened in New York three years ago, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s sung-through musical about America’s …
Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 4:49 p.m.
Yes, a lot of people like “Hamilton,” even if they’ve not seen it. Which is why when producers announced a second U.S. tour that would launch in Seattle before heading …
Fri., Feb. 2, 2018
The original play was written using excerpts from interviews conducted as part of the school’s Oral History of Homecoming Project.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 3:12 p.m.
In 2004, Spokane Civic Theatre’s playwright-in-residence Bryan Harnetiaux received a request from Gonzaga University’s drama department to write a play about the 1804 Lewis and Clark expedition. Harnetiaux said he …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
Theater review: ‘Motown: The Musical’ brings the highs and lows – and plenty of hits – to the INB stage
Based on Barry Gordy’s memoir, and with a book by Gordy himself, “Motown: The Musical” is a sleek and slick look at one of the most influential record labels in …
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018
Wynn brought just the right amount of youthful energy to Simmons and wonderfully illustrated the character’s transformation throughout the course of the play, and Rideout was a great leading man, …
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 3:45 p.m.
Fans in the Spokane area will get a chance to check out Meadow’s act when he headlines two nights at the Spokane Comedy Club. It’s a return engagement to the …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 2:18 p.m.
This Tony-winning musical by William Finn and James Lapine is a critical darling and cult favorite. On opening night, an audience member could be heard telling others, “You’re going to …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018
Reviving the hallmarks of our musical theater heritage is such a widespread practice on the American stage that the mores of bygone ages are going to be dredged up and …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 2:37 p.m.
This nearly perfect musical about a decidedly imperfect family opens at Coeur d’Alene’s Lake City Playhouse this weekend and is being staged in the region for this first time since …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
The 20th anniversary tour of Jonathan Larson’s Pulitzer- and Tony-winning rock opera adaptation of “La Boheme” brings a youthful energy to the INB Performing Arts Center.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 1 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene’s nonprofit theater company will stage “Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!)” beginning Friday and continuing through Dec. 17. The three-person comedy replaces “A Doll’s House” on …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 10:16 a.m.
Meanwhile, tickets sales for the “Hamilton” run in Seattle were brisk.
Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
Finding his voice for each character, whether it’s the Italian-flavored “The Big Night,” or a space alien in “Men in Black,” is one of the first things Tony Shaloub works …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 1:48 p.m.
Allen will be the subject of a showcase in October featuring previous staged works and a reading from a new play.
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 11:43 a.m.
For “Christmas with a Twist,” Ellen and Margaret Travolta want to share your stories.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 1:29 p.m.
On Saturday, before finishing up his last night at the Spokane Comedy Club, the actor-comedian-writer will hold two events at Auntie’s: one for the kids and one for their parents.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
“Million Dollar Quartet,” now playing at Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre, is a jukebox musical that tells a story of that time when Carl Perkins was recording, backed by a young …
Thu., July 13, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
Staging a production of “South Pacific” comes with two distinct historical challenges. The setting, the Pacific Campaign in World War II, stems from Pulitzer Prize material from James A. Michener, …
UPDATED: Sat., July 1, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Andrew Lloyd Webber’s megahit lands at the INB Performing Arts Center, courtesy of the Best of Broadway series.
UPDATED: Mon., June 12, 2017, 4:33 p.m.
Though the Public’s version of William Shakespeare’s classic play is unchanged from its 400-year-old original, the production portrays Caesar with a gold bathtub and a pouty Slavic wife. President Trump’s …
Fri., June 9, 2017, 2:55 p.m.
“Come From Away” has some momentum, too, having won top honors at the Drama Desk Awards, the Outer Critics Circle, and the Helen Hayes Awards.
UPDATED: Thu., June 8, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
Spacey says he’s been busy with producers figuring out how to approach his first big hosting gig on Sunday. He’s been spending the last few weeks seeing Broadway shows to …
Wed., June 7, 2017, 1:01 p.m.
The SR’s weekly list of show going on sale in the coming days.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
The ZagLab production will stage the tragicomedy outdoors, and as an means to discuss environmental issues. The set will feature an art installation created by artists J.J. McCracken of Washington, …
Wed., June 7, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
The May 30 performance of “Pamplona,” with Keach starring as Ernest Hemingway, was canceled halfway through when the actor appeared unwell. The entire run of the one-man play has since …