Modern Fairy Tales

I’ve recently directed a production of one of my favorite plays ever, Shelagh Delaney’s “A Taste of Honey.” I insisted on using a live band and live music, which is called for in the script, and I didn’t cut the show down, so every word is in there (provided the actors remember all of their […]

“Jihad Jones and the Kalashnikov Babes” at Theater Schmeater

Theater Schmeater is one of those theatres in Seattle, like Live Girls! Theatre, whose work I admire and go see as often as time permits. The Schmee always does good work, whether it’s medieval farce, modern horror/drama, or original programming. Based on the title and the description, “Jihad Jones…” was not what I was expecting. […]