Intiman Theatre http://www.kplu.org en Intiman's new summer festival means bold and crazy busy for local actors http://www.kplu.org/post/intimans-new-summer-festival-means-bold-and-crazy-busy-local-actors <p>After running out of money and shutting down last year, <a href="http://www.intiman.org/plays-events/festival/">Intiman Theatre</a> is back with a groundbreaking summer festival.</p><p>&quot;Groundbreaking&quot; because the theater has a new repertory format: a cast of 17 actors -- Intiman&#39;s <a href="http://www.intiman.org/artists/repertory-company/">Class of 2012 </a>-- staffing all four summer productions.</p><p>For audiences, that means a chance to see an actor stretch in various roles: &quot;Romeo and Juliet&quot; one day; a drag queen take on Helen Keller the next.</p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 11:50:18 +0000 Florangela Davila 5673 at http://www.kplu.org Intiman's new summer festival means bold and crazy busy for local actors Seattle's famed Intiman Theatre faces final fundraising deadline http://www.kplu.org/post/seattles-famed-intiman-theatre-faces-final-fundraising-deadline <p>How is an award-winning but bankrupt theater any different than say&hellip;Enron? Or a wayward lover? Or a drug addict?</p><p>Those are the kind of questions that have been on the minds of some long-time subscribers to Seattle&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.intiman.org/">Intiman Theatre</a>.</p><p>Its board of directors is deciding whether to stay open or call it quits. They say they&rsquo;ll re-launch if they&rsquo;ve met a million-dollar fundraising goal before their meeting tonight (Monday, at 4 pm.)</p><p> Mon, 06 Feb 2012 12:34:34 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 4058 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle's famed Intiman Theatre faces final fundraising deadline Seattle's Intiman Theatre cancels 2011 season, lays off all employees http://www.kplu.org/post/seattles-intiman-theatre-cancels-2011-season-lays-all-employees <p>The Intiman Theatre has announced that it will cancel its 2011 season and lay off all its employees due to financial straits.</p><p>The theater&#39;s board of trustees on Saturday voted to cancel the remaining four shows of the season after the final Sunday performance of &quot;All My Sons.&quot; <a href="http://www.intiman.org/">In a statement on its website</a>, the theater said &quot;with our current income limitations there&#39;s no alternative.&quot;</p> Sun, 17 Apr 2011 17:53:09 +0000 The Associated Press & KPLU News Staff 1220 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle's Intiman Theatre cancels 2011 season, lays off all employees Artscape: Seattle Theater's Newest Artistic Director http://www.kplu.org/post/artscape-seattle-theaters-newest-artistic-director <p>For the first time in her theatrical career, Kate Whoriskey can contemplate decorating an office. Because now she actually has one.<br> "I'm trying to work on posters and I'm hoping to do something with the ceiling. Because it's a little bit barren," she says.<br> Except for an orchid and a couple of stuffed animals for her 21- month-old son Rory, there isn't much else personalizing her new space. But she's still transitioning - from New York theater freelancer to artistic director at Seattle's Intiman Theatre.<br> <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/kplu/news.newsmain?action=article&amp;ARTICLE_ID=1658119">View the full story</a> Sun, 11 Jul 2010 07:00:00 +0000 Florangela Davila 129 at http://www.kplu.org Artscape: Seattle Theater's Newest Artistic Director