ACT Theatre – Yer Doin’ it Right

A Contemporary Theatre, also known as ACT, here in Seattle has been struggling with nearly unsustainable budget deficits like all the rest of the theatres in this country. But, according to this Seattle Times article, they’re doing much better this year: To boost attendance and income, ACT last year created a new membership program, which […]

“Vaud Rats” at Balagan Theatre

These days, I seem to catch the last night of several performances. “Vaud Rats” was one of those, so my review is a little untimely. “Vaud Rats” is a solo performance described by the playwright/performer as a “ukelele operetta.” The show’s plot revolves around a washed-up vaudevillian’s life — his rise to pseudo fame on […]