This Week At Eclectic Theater: Checkoff In The Sun and Seattle Playhouse! Plus Seattle Beckett Fest IndieGoGo Campaign!

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Checkoff In The Sun

Thu-Sat at 8pm and Sun at 2pm. March 20-April 19!

In Goodisman’s literate script, nearly every line of dialogue pings off the previous one, as characters talk past one another and twist words to achieve their own meaning in a flurry of heady, digressive retorts and wordplay.
Dusty Somers, Seattle Times

Victoria is terminally ill. She arranges for a villa in the southwest and has her closest friends and family join her for what is assumed to be a final meeting among them. Two generations attend. It is a farewell but none can figure out how to say farewell. Each comes with a personal history, each with a personal need to assert what she or he meant to Victoria, the part played in Victoria’s life, and expectations for what Victoria should feel about them. Least of all can they figure out what she might want of them or how to handle the impending death.

A World Premiere Comedy by Leonard David Goodisman!

Thursday-Saturday at 8pm and Sun at 2pm through April 19.

Starring Molly Blades, Kayla Brooks, Wendy Cohen, Kelley Goode, Danny Herter, Jack Hilovsky, David Lewis, Will Phillips, Carrie Schnelker, and Dale Weydert!

Directed by Amy Baldwin, Leonard Goodisman, and Ada McAllister!

Produced by Eclectic Theater.

Powered by Shunpike.

Online: $20 General Admission. $25 at the Door.

TPS: $20 at the Door. (Must show member card)

Military/Veteran/Union: $15 (Must show member card)

Students/Seniors: $12 (Must show school I.D.)

SAG-AFTRA and AEA Members are FREE!

Tickets are available here: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/596616

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http://www.seattleplayhouse.com/

Peter Allas critiquing his New York students (“Sean Hoagland & Adina Cameo”) in a scene from “A Place In The Sun”

The Seattle Playhouse Actors Workshop

Having been a professional actor for over 30 years (TV’s “Seinfeld”,” The Sopranos”, “Spiderman 2″, “Stealing Roses”2012 Cannes Film Fest, and Seattle Repertory’s “Anna In The Tropics”), Mr. Allas brings a fresh and simple approach to scene study and directing iin his acting class after 20 under legendary award winningBROADWAY & FILM DIRECTOR MILTON KATSELAS, & JEFFREY TAMBOR(“Arrested Development”) at The Beverly Hills Playhouse.

Some noteworthy acting class students under Mr. Katselas include: GEORGE CLOONEY, ALEC BALDWIN, JIM CARREY, KYLE CHANDLER (“Wolf Of Wall Street”), Jenna Elfman, Kate Hudson, Michelle Clunie (“Queer as Folk”), (Tony winner) John Glover, MIchael Pena, Jeffrey Tambor (“Something About Mary” &  Broadway’s “Glengarry Glen Ross”). Doris Roberts (“Everybody Loves Raymond”) directors Joel Schumacher, Asaad Kelada, Gene Reynolds(M*A*S*H) and Howard Deutch (“True Blood”).

This is an acting class that teaches you to “be the best YOU that you can be” with a simple and pragmatic approach to acting through use of improvisation, script analysis, objectives, and learning to BE the character not just ACT.

The Playhouse

Cell: 310-266-5985

Email: peterallas1@gmail.com

Hours of Operation

Sat: 11am-2pm

Saturday Class  March 22- May 31

Tuition:

$220 per 4 week cycle

Early Registration

Student and Professional union discount

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Please visit our IndieGoGo page to support our marketing campaign! Only 10 days left!

Eclectic Theater will be hosting an Equity Member Project Code of Play And Poetry on September 26 & 27, 2014 at 8pm.

http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/seattle-beckett-festival

http://www.seattlebeckettfest.org/

Events ranging from performance to lectures to master classes produced by ArtsWest, Azeotrope, Book-It, Cornish College of the Arts, Ghost Light Theatricals, Eclectic Theater, New Century Theatre Company, Northwest Film Forum, ReACT, Seattle Shakespeare Company, Sandbox Radio, Seattle University, Sound Theatre Company, Theatre on the Waterfront, UMO Ensemble, West of Lenin and more happening in various venues around Seattle, Fall of 2014. Seattle Beckett Fest…Let’s Go!

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About eclectictheater

Eclectic Theater is a professional theatre company in Seattle, WA., dedicated to producing and presenting original, contemporary and classic works for the stage and screen. Plays, Improv, Stand-Up and Sketch Comedy and more! Eclectic Theater is powered by Shunpike. Shunpike is the 501(c)(3) non-profit agency that fuel innovation in the arts by building productive partnerships, cultivating leadership and providing direct services to arts groups of all kinds. Learn more at www.shunpike.org.
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