Stories tagged: Stage
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 …
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Diablo Cody of “Juno” fame will collaborate with director Diane Paulus on the new show.
Thu., April 27, 2017, 6 a.m.
At first, quartet member Amanda Howard-Phillips was skeptical. “I was like, ‘Hmmmm,
Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
Anna and Elsa will be played by Patti Murin and Cassie Levy. Levy has starred on Broadway in “Ghost,” “Wicked” and the 2014 revival of “Les Miserables,” while Murin starred …
UPDATED: Sun., April 9, 2017, 12:28 p.m.
Experimental vibe will continue in third year of ‘Uncharted’ collaboration with Spokane Symphony, Terrain
Now in its third year, “Uncharted” brings together members of the Spokane Symphony with 10 local artists for an exploration of Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons.”
Mon., April 3, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
“Noises Off,” which opened Friday at Spokane Civic Theatre, cracks the lens of the rose-colored glasses worn by the enchanted theatergoer and gives the audience a glance, albeit a (hopefully) …
Sun., April 2, 2017, 1:38 p.m.
“The point of our show is breaking stereotypes and thinking outside of the box,” Black Violin’s Kev Marcus said. “We wanted to be professional violinists but wanted to wear fitted …
Thu., March 30, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
“It was this stupidity you have where you go ‘I can make it in show business.’ ” he said. “I didn’t think in terms of the odds of making it, …
Thu., March 30, 2017, 4 p.m.
Always on the move, comedian Josh Blue returns to Spokane Comedy Club for two shows Friday.
Thu., March 30, 2017, 12:51 p.m.
The landmark 1970 rock opera opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Lake City Playhouse in Coeur d’Alene. The production, directed by Troy Nickerson, features a stacked lineup of familiar …
Thu., March 23, 2017, noon
Alton Brown makes learning delicious. Since his Food Network show “Good Eats” ended in 2012, Brown has toured the country, including Spokane in 2015, with live shows highlighting outrageous culinary …
UPDATED: Tue., March 21, 2017, 9:48 a.m.
The new musical is based on the 2004 film about a naive girl who falls in love with her new high school’s coolest, prettiest, most treacherous triumvirate of girls, called …
Sun., March 19, 2017, 10 a.m.
“Come From Away” is based on the real-life story of how the tiny Canadian town of Gander, Newfoundland, took in and comforted thousands of stranded air passengers on 9/11, when …
Thu., March 16, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Spokane Civic Theatre’s production of Bryan Harnetiaux’s “Holding On ~ Letting Go” isn’t a family affair, but it might as well be; Harnetiaux and director Jack Delahanty first worked together …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
The first King George III from “Hamilton” is ready to put on his crown again.
Thu., March 2, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
He made the best-seller lists with a raunchy book about single fatherhood. “The only time a publishing company would buy the book was when I was a little more well …
UPDATED: Thu., March 2, 2017, 2:08 p.m.
“Parallel Lives” opens Thursday at the Lake City Playhouse in Coeur d’Alene and continues through March 12. Stars Kathie Doyle-Lipe and Melody Deatherage portray multiple characters throughout the production.
UPDATED: Wed., March 1, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Mishap with leading man on opening night doesn’t detract from a teriffic show.
Sat., Feb. 25, 2017, 4 p.m.
Best of Broadway series continues with the six-time Tony winner with music by Cyndi Lauper.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 11:42 a.m.
Piers Lane, the Australian pianist, treated the crowd at Barrister Winery to some lovely playing a strong second half.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 9:01 a.m.
The show reunites the talent behind the play’s sold-out run last fall at Spokane Valley’s Ignite Community Theatre. Molly Allen, co-host of the “Dave, Ken and Molly in the Morning” …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 10:15 p.m.
“Ovo,” the latest Cirque du Soleil show to make its way to the Spokane Arena, is filled with whimsy and magic, comedy and thrills.
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 9:05 a.m.
The singer-songwriter of “Brave” and “Love Song” will make her Broadway acting debut on March 31 in the lead role of Jenna Hunterson. She’ll be in the show for 10 …