Chances are you've seen the film starring the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, but if you have not seen it live on stage - or even if you have - you should see Lakewood Playhouse's stirring production.
Theater has always held a special place in my heart. Whether it was Broadway's legendary Wicked, or a hometown performance of Pirates of Penzance, it's an opportunity for everyone to gather and celebrate this art form.
We spoke to Vowell just a week after our contentious election. She sees parallels between squabbling Americans in the 18th century and ours.
Olympia Family Theater is known for delightful plays aimed at children, but every once upon a time they do a serious adult play such as Animal Farm and Orphan Train from previous seasons.
In the past decade, or so, there's been a relative dearth of good biopics about musicians. It used to be that playing a legendary artist in a movie usually resulted in acclaim, but that well has run dry.
At long last, Rachel Corrie has come home to Olympia in the form of Harlequin Productions' presentation of My Name is Rachel Corrie.