INTERVIEW: DAVID-EDWARD HUGHES SITS DOWN WITH JUDY ANN MOULTON
From The Old Lady in CANDIDE to Princess Puffer in DROOD (twice) to Fanny Brice’s Mama in FUNNY GIRL to the title roles in MAME and ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, Seattle actress/singer Judy Ann Moulton has played many of the great star roles in the American Musical Theater. This fall, in a true passion propelled project, co-produced with Bellevue’s Meydenbauer Theatre, Judy Ann takes on the life and songbook in a one-woman concert entitled JUDY SINGS JUDY, celebrating the timeless talent and songbook of Judy Garland. I spoke with JudyAnn recently about the genesis of the project, and how the life and career of Garland affected her own career path.
INTERVIEW WITH ALAN BRYCE: WRITER/DIRECTOR OF THE MUSICAL ‘CONTACT’
‘Contact: A Journey to the Heart of the Galaxy’ opened on Friday, September 25th, 2009 to an enthusiastic audience. SeattleActor.com contributor Julian Schrenzel, sat down with Alan Bryce, writer/director (and Managing Artistic Director of CenterStage Theatre) to explore what went into the creation of this original musical.
Recently, SeattleActor.com had the chance to speak with the theatrically prolific husband and wife team of Jackie & Phil Edwards, Artistic & Managing Directors of Auburn Regional Theatre. Let’s all get to know them a little bit better.
INTERVIEW WITH JAN HUBERT, FORMER PRODUCTION STAGE MANAGER OF VILLAGE THEATRE
Jan Hubert, a mainstay at Issaquah's VIllage Theatre has left the company and is pursuing other ventures. We sat down and talked with her about her future plans and some of her favorite moments while working at the Village Theatre.
For this month’s feature, I had the opportunity to cyber-chat with Theater Schmeater’s artistic director Rob West. Theater Schmeater (or Schmee) is one of Seattle’s longest running fringe companies. It was voted best fringe theatre in Seattle in 1998, 1999, 2002 and 2003 by SEATTLE WEEKLY readers. Rob moved to Seattle April 1, 1996 (no foolin’) and became artistic director of Schmee in May of 2002. We talked about the fringe scene, how it’s changing and what’s going with Rob and at Schmee…
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