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Until the Flood | Streaming on AllArts Now

Until the Flood The Virtual Stage Available to stream on demand beginning November 15 Free (donations gratefully accepted) Watch now on AllArts.org NEW: Register for a live panel discussion with playwright Dael Orlandersmith on December 2 at 1 p.m. In Until the Flood, Pulitzer Prize finalist and celebrated performer Dael Orlandersmith (Forever) explores the social uprising in Ferguson, Missouri following the shooting of teenager Michael Brown. Pulling from her extensive interviews [...]

By |2020-11-30T16:55:52-08:00November 25th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on Until the Flood | Streaming on AllArts Now

A Christmas Carol Trailer

While the city is staying safe this holiday season, the beloved Seattle holiday tradition returns…We went back to the book, Charles Dickens' book that is, for our 2020 A Christmas Carol animated trailer.We pay homage to Dickens' first edition novella, released in 1843, and get in the wayback machine as Dickens' words (through Gregory A. Falls' adaptation) and John Leech's original drawings come to life in this whimsical trailer, featuring voice over by our Scrooge, [...]

By |2020-11-20T12:12:41-08:00November 20th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on A Christmas Carol Trailer

ACT Receives Gift from the Friday Foundation

When you give to the arts, you make communities thrive. We’d like to celebrate an inspiring legacy of generosity and philanthropy. ACT is proud to be a recipient of a generous gift from the Friday Foundation honoring the legacies of Richard E. Lang and Jane Lang Davis. They were longtime investors in ACT, a theatre that embodied their commitment to contemporary art and civic engagement. ACT was part of the Lang's extended arts family [...]

By |2020-10-28T19:19:46-07:00October 28th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on ACT Receives Gift from the Friday Foundation

Comfort and Joy – A Christmas Carol Returns for the 45th Year

The magic of Charles Dickens’ classic tale will come to life this year in an all-new radio-style audio play! Imagine Scrooge, Marley and all of the characters you’ve come to love so well… all in the comfort of your home. Click here to view this year's animated trailer starring the voice of Scrooge, Jeff Steitzer. “This year is our 45th anniversary of ACT's much beloved version of A Christmas Carol and like everything else [...]

By |2020-11-27T16:19:02-08:00October 28th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on Comfort and Joy – A Christmas Carol Returns for the 45th Year

ACTNews July 30, 2020

Welcome! Missing the theatre? We certainly are. Nothing compares to the excitement and anticipation of being in the audience when the house lights dim and act one begins. We can't wait to bring you live theatre on our stages. Our goal is to bring ACT to you in brand new ways throughout the rest of the year. Introducing ACT@Home, exclusive digital programming you can enjoy from the comfort of home, on any screen. First [...]

By |2020-07-29T13:31:09-07:00July 29th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on ACTNews July 30, 2020

ACTNews July 15, 2020

Welcome! Welcome to the latest edition of ACTNews! Are you missing ACT on stage? We’ve got some news for you! Earlier this year, ACT and Trial and Error Productions created a new platform for local playwrights and new, contemporary works called ACT Local. We will be sharing some of this work with you – including at least one World Premiere – as part of our upcoming digital season. Stay tuned right here to an [...]

By |2020-07-15T12:47:28-07:00July 14th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on ACTNews July 15, 2020

ACTNews May 27, 2020

We know that the future is bright. In this time of uncertainty, art continues to provide a much needed connection for all of us. ACT has been here in Seattle delivering dynamic, engaging and thought-provoking world-class programming to our stage for 55 seasons. People are going out of their way to support our theatre, and we are truly appreciative. And please stay-tuned right here - we’ll make some exciting announcements soon about brand new [...]

By |2020-05-26T13:58:07-07:00May 26th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on ACTNews May 27, 2020

ACTNews May 13, 2020

Welcome to the latest edition of ACTNews! The power of human connection has never been more important. We are grateful for your continued support during this unique time. Thank you to the 180 donors who made a difference during our GiveBig campaign. It means the world to us. ACT will continue to provide entertaining and engaging content online as we find new and creative ways to connect artists and audiences. This week, check in [...]

By |2020-05-12T15:29:35-07:00May 12th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on ACTNews May 13, 2020

ACTNews April 29, 2020

Welcome! We are so happy to welcome you to ACTNews! You’ll find news, announcements, links to content and much more right here every two weeks. Plus, we’d love to hear from you. What’s on your mind? What are you reading or watching during this stay-at-home period? What theatre content would you like from ACT? Get in touch with us to let us know what you want to see or hear. Even though performances onstage are [...]

By |2020-05-11T09:52:07-07:00April 24th, 2020|News and Updates|Comments Off on ACTNews April 29, 2020