Girl You Know It's True
West Coast premiere!
When Bixby, a 40-ish playwright, fails to get his work produced he conjures up a radical new identity for himself: an impostor. His stand in - an African American Lesbian in a wheelchair - instantly shoots to fame. Told in tandem with with Milli Vanilli scandal, the sharp comedy explores the true intent behind the act of creation. West Coast Premiere
Girl You Know It's True is a hilarious and bold indictment of the institution of theatre and true intent behind the act of creation. Seattle fringe veteran Ed Hawkins brings his signature spot-on savvy to Bixby Elliot's funny, smart, insightful, and lively play.
Featuring a cast of local favorites, including Ian Bell as the hapless playwright, Andrew Tasakos as his patient boyfriend, Andrew Lee Creech & Corey Spruill as "Rob & Fab", Barbi Becket, Daniel Christensen, and Josh List as the powers-that-be, and Rebecca M. Davis as the girl who knows the truth. Scott Shoemaker and Mike Blaylock round out the ensemble.
Costumes by Scarlett O'Hairdye; Scenery and Props by Robin Macartney; Lights by Patti West; Choreography by Diana Cardiff; Graphic Design by Karin Kough. Production Stage Manager: Tim Crist.
Girl You Know It's True performances begin with a Pay-What-You-Will Preview on Thursday, March 13. It opens formally on Friday, March 14 and continues with Thursday, Friday, and Saturday shows thru April 5. Special added "Industry Night" performance on Monday, March 24. Industry Night and all Thursdays are Pay-What-You-Will. Fridays & Saturdays are $15 in advance, $18 at the door. All shows begin at 8pm. Show runs 2 hours, including 1 intermission.
Theatre Off Jackson (View)
409 7th Ave S.
Seattle, WA 98104
|Minimum Age: 13|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|