Erin Murray: Directing JOHN

February 7th, 2019

In John, a troubled young couple visit a Gettysburg bed-and-breakfast and try to repair their relationship – but there’s a lot more going on below the surface. We chat with director Erin Murray (pictured above) about the play. Let’s catch up a bit since you were last here directing Wonderful Life – what is your

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5 Reasons to See M. Butterfly

January 18th, 2019

Kathy Hsieh is an award-winning actor, writer and director, most recently seen in White Snake with ReAct, as Titania in the ASL Midsummer Night’s Dream with Sound Theatre and Mary Chun in American Hwangap at West of Lenin. She was nominated for an Elly Award for acting for Chinglish in Nevada City, and won Footlight and Gypsy Awards for acting for Chinglish at ArtsWest, and the Gregory

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Louis Hobson

November 9th, 2018

We sat down with Louis Hobson, Rochester in the upcoming production of Jane Eyre, to discuss his role and what makes this story – and this musical – unique. Louis has been a fixture on Seattle stages for years, and originated the role of Doctor in the Pulitzer Prize-winning production of Next to Normal. Jane

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Chelsea LeValley

November 2nd, 2018

We sat down with actress Chelsea LeValley to talk about the thrill and adventure of taking on a legendary role: Jane Eyre, depicted first in Charlotte Bronte’s beloved novel and later in countless adaptations for stage and screen. Now, Jane Eyre takes the stage at ArtsWest in a new musical adaptation on November 15. Chelsea…

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Stephon Dorsey

September 26th, 2018

Stephon Dorsey is the sound designer for Skeleton Crew. Other ArtsWest productions Stephon has designed include Peerless, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill, and Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Stephon also performs as GOODSTEPH, a celebrated local music act. We sat down with Stephon to talk about Skeleton Crew, his Detroit roots, and

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