Category: Shows

Reading Stage presents SMART PEOPLE

One night only, Monday, August 3 at 7pm on Zoom

It is the eve of Obama's first election. Four of Harvard University's brightest; a surgeon, an actress, a psychologist, and a neuro-psychiatrist, are all interested in different aspects of the brain, particularly how it responds to race. But like all smart people, they are also searching for love, success, and identity in their own lives. Smart People brings these characters together in this sharp, witty play about social and sexual politics.

Reading Stage presents THE ROOMMATE

One night only, Monday, Jul 20 at 7pm on Zoom

Recently divorced and living in an old house in Iowa, Sharon (Kimberly Ridgeway) finds a sensible roommate like herself to make ends meet. But she quickly learns that Robyn (Pam Kingsley) is a fugitive of sorts, who couldn’t be further from the ladies in her book club. As both women become close, each recognizes in the other an overwhelming desire to transform her own life. But the only question is: what will be the price of that transformation. A dark comedy about what it takes to re-route your life—and what happens when the wheels come off.

A conversation with Diana Trotter

Director of V&S&M&S on Durang, Chekhov, and going to grad school in Berkeley

Recently, Seattle-based director Diana Trotter sat down with long-time friend (and CCCT Artistic Director) Marilyn Langbehn to talk about her work on the upcoming production of VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE: ML:  You went to grad school in Berkeley; what were some of your favorite places to hang out? DT:  One of the