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Brownie Points: Race, Motherhood, and Thin Mints

May 23rd, 2011 · No Comments · taproot theater, Theater

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I am absolutely terrified of talking about race. So I’m always a fan of good stories that manage to deal with race through the normal turbulence of a conversation between real individuals.  What does it mean to be called a racist? When does a person become […]

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Taproot Theater Debuts a Sherlock Holmes Christmas Carol

November 28th, 2010 · No Comments · Phinney Ridge, taproot theater

Just one year after Seattle’s Taproot Theater was forced to cancel it’s performances of Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Carol – the theater has brought back this amazing show. With the story of the delay in the show due to the Greenwood arsons – the Seattle community has had an outpouring of […]

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Seattle’s Taproot Theatre Roars back to Life.

February 7th, 2010 · No Comments · Greenwood Fire, Phinney Ridge, Theater

Fall in Seattle was a sad season, with the unbelievable realization that an arsonist had destroyed one of the Greenwood / Phinney Ridge most beloved cultural institutions. The arson devestation to neighborhood businesses and the Taproot theatre was both shocking and sobering. Winter is a new season, and like a sparkling cover of fresh snow, […]

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Seattle’s Greenwood Fire Was Arson.

October 29th, 2009 · No Comments · Greenwood, Greenwood Fire, Phinney Ridge

The Greenwood Fire which destroyed four Seattle businesses including the Taproot Theatre was declared an arson by the Seattle Fire Department today. Phinneyridge.org first began our reporting on the potential for arson on Sunday, October 25th, in a photo-essay linking the fire to four other arsons in the Greenwood neighborhood. Our hearts to out to […]

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Taproot Theatre Presents Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Carol

October 15th, 2009 · No Comments · Phinney Ridge, Theater

Holiday traditions are getting a twist with the world premiere of Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Carol at Taproot Theatre Company. Written by local playwright John Longenbaugh and directed by Scott Nolte, this is a mystery that will delight the entire family. These then are the facts: The year, 1894. The date, […]

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Taproot Theater Presents Enchanted April – Full Calendar

October 7th, 2009 · No Comments · Greenwood, Phinney Ridge, Theater

Bask in the warmth and enchantment of Italy without leaving Seattle during Taproot Theatre Company’s production of Enchanted April. Elizabeth von Arnim’s resplendent 1920s novel comes to life on stage in this Tony Award-nominated play by Matthew Barber. The enticement of an enchanting Italian holiday captivates the hearts of two British housewives on a drizzly […]

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