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Balagan Theater (Wisely) Abandons the Idea of a Two-Hour Intermission

3 years agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

In this week's review of Balagan Theater's Death, Sex, Paul Constant notes that its two-hour intermission isn't such a good idea: Though the program promises you "nine 10-minute comedies," you should be warned that on Friday and Saturday nights, Balagan Theatre splits the nine short plays of Death, Sex into two programs—the first five show at 8 p.m., the rest at 11 p.m.
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Schmee's Dinosaur and Balagan's King Arthur: You Know, For Kids

United States / Seattle : Seattlest (3 years ago)

Along with park shows, cabarets and a general experimental bent, the Summer months are also one of the few times out of the year where theater companies happily embrace programming for the younger set. Two local fringe companies are... Read Post

TBTL: Megan Seling on Cupcakes and Me on Leaving at Intermission

United States / Seattle : Slog (4 years ago)

People get furious when I leave plays at intermission. They seem to think it's my duty to sit through every last minute of every half-assed production that happens. But after 14 years of reviewing theater, I know a turkey when I see... Read Post

This Week's Theater Section

United States / Seattle : Slog (3 years ago)

Paul Constant fucking hates a new play by Balagan about how weird Lucy, Charlie Brown, and the Peanuts characters grew up to be: Quick: You’re writing a play about the characters from Peanuts as teenagers. How do you begin? If you a... Read Post

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