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About the show

The latest season of funny, strange, and provocative new plays by living American writers - including a collaboration with the fabulous New Georges!

"The best way to see which playwrights have had their digits whacked by the talent hammer." -- Time Out New York

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Takarazuka!!!  (May 26 - June 4)
Part ghost story, part love story, TAKRAZUKA!!! tracks the career sunset of Yuko, the star of a Japanese theater that stages all-female Western style musical extravaganzas. But when you take away her partner, her fans, and her tux, who will she be?

Luther  (June 8 - 17)
Luther is a tense comedy of the city, concerning unusual families, war-damaged veterans and the high price of everything, including dancing and convictions. Marjorie and Walter love Luther so much, even though he’s tricky. But should they have brought him to the office party?

Motel Cherry  (June 21 - 30)
Motel Cherry unfolds in the eight rooms of a roadside motel deep in the woods of the Olympic Peninsula, as the guests and their fantasies collide over the course of one charged night. Local calls, ice and the little soaps are free. But careful, walls are thin, and your secrets might seethe through. 



By Susan Soon He Stanton

Directed by Lear deBessonet
Sets Mimi Lien

Costumes Paul Carey

Lights Tyler Micoleau
Original Music/Sound Design Dave Malloy

Choreography Tracy Bersley

Stage Manager Megan Schwarz Dickert

With Jennifer Ikeda, Brooke Ishibashi, Paul Juhn, Glenn Kubota, Angela Lin

By Ethan Lipton

Directed by Ken Rus Schmoll

Sets Arnulfo Maldonado

Costumes Jessica Pabst

Lights Lucrecia Briceno

Sound Brandon Walcott

Stage Manager Mary Spadoni

With Crystal Finn, Gibson Frazier, Bobby Moreno, Pete Simpson, John Conlee, Kelly Mares

And in a co-production with New Georges

Motel Cherry

By Peggy Stafford

Directed by Meghan Finn

Sets Daniel Zimmerman

Costumes Tilly Grimes

Lights Brian Aldous

Sound Shane Rettig
Stage Manager Travis Brendle

With Francis Benhamou, Eboni Booth, Steven Boyer, Nick Choksi, Boo Killebrew, Linda Marie Larson, D.J. Mendel, Mike Shapiro, Monique Vukovic


General admission $18

Student $15

May 26 - June 30 | 8:30pm

Except Sunday June 10th @ 5pm

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