Holcombe Waller | Into the Dark Unknown: The Hope Chest Oct 3, 2008

by Tania Kupczak

Welcome to our review blog for Into the Dark Unknown. Read our patron reviews, click on the Comments button to read the comments of others and post your own thoughts.

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Don't Miss This Show Oct 3, 2008

by Jessica

This show is a tour de magical necessity. Slight of hand used not for deception but as a gentle "please don't assume anything thank you I love you i love you."

Right off, Mr. Waller sets up a familiar folksinger-storyteller-chat-you-up-between-songs performer/audience relationship and you're like, "oh I know what this is. this is familiar - this is american prophet territory. i expect insights about the everyman condition" and then, while your brain is settling into this quadrant, Mr.

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Holcombe Waller @ OtB Oct 3, 2008

by Jessica

I don’t think that the owner of the statement Holcombe Waller is  “the missing link between Jeff Buckley and George Michael ” could be more wrong and I couldn’t be happier.   I was almost driven away by that press.   1/1000 of the time there was a slight vocal inflection that might be compared to George Michael, in timbre alone.     Thank god he doesn’t sound anything like Jeff Buckley, nor is he trying to, unlike every other young male hipster, shoe gazing Jeff Buckley rip-off.   It is such a tragedy that Jeff Buckley has becom

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Holcombe Waller | An Evening in a New Home Oct 3, 2008

by Tania Kupczak

...or an old home. This show gave me both feelings. Holcombe Waller did his theatrical-musician thing tonight at On the Boards, and even though I've been to OtB may times, and Waller and his team are only here for the weekend, I found myself feeling more like a guest in his world.

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VP Debate Viewing before Holcombe Waller Oct 1, 2008

by Tania Kupczak

Get your VP debate AND art fix this Thursday night at On the Boards. Join us in the Studio Theater while we drink cheap beers as Biden and Palin go head-to-head. Afterwards come upstairs for the opening night performance of Holcombe Waller’s Into the Dark Unknown: The Hope Chest.

Party | VP Debate Viewing | 6pm | Studio Theater

Performance | Holcombe Waller | 8pm | Mainstage Theater

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Holcombe Waller | Audio Interview Sep 29, 2008

by Tania Kupczak

Take a listen as our artistic director, Lane, talks with Holcombe:

Audio Interview [Full Length Interview, mp3]

Audio Interview [Short Excerpt, mp3]

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30 Years of Contemporary Sour Mash Performance Sep 29, 2008

by Tania Kupczak

Check out our spiffy new t-shirts, as modeled by the OtB staff. These 30th Anniversary shirts are available in the lobby before shows for a mere $15! Sexy silver ink printed on quality American Apparel shirts.

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Superamas, behind the scenes Sep 25, 2008

by Tania Kupczak

Check out this post on the Mumbling Madly blog about being an extra in the Superamas show:

Team Seattle: A Behind the Scenes Look

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Superamas | Press Reviews Sep 22, 2008

by Tania Kupczak

Check out what the local press had to say about "BIG 3rd (happy/end)":

The Seattle Times | "Performance ensemble takes on the pursuit of emptiness"

The Seattle P-I | "Superamas put on a glossy show, but what's the point?"

Seattlest | "The Superamas Go BIG at On the Boards"

The Stranger -->

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Superamas deconstructed Sep 20, 2008

by Tania Kupczak

superamas-diagram
Click here to see a larger version.

- Sara E.

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