From the PuSh Festival Blog | Theatre Replacement writes to Tim Etchells Feb 6, 2009

by Jessica

A couple weeks ago Theatre Replacement's James Long wrote to Tim Etchells (director of Forced Entertainment and writer of That Night Follows Day) to update him  on how the English version of the show was progressing. He had this to say:

Tim,

TNFD is going great- we are in deep and its clearing up.

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Watch Art Zone tonight on the Seattle Channel Feb 5, 2009

by Jessica

OtB is getting a little love for Intermission Impossible: A Party Celebrating 30 Years  on this week's episode of Art Zone in Studio.

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comments from UW class on chelfitsch Feb 5, 2009

by Jessica

I was very intrigued at the idea of subtle gestures.

The fact that the storyline wasn't too extravagant, but rather very simple, simple enough to actually mimic or imitate what the characters were "feeling." I really felt this was evident in Miffy's character. Her gestures made me see what she was feeling.
-Aara

Five Days in March was an experience unlike any other. It broke that bonds of what I view to be conventional theater. The actors specific movements on stage seemed involuntary and random at times.

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Seattlest reviews chelfitsch, recommends upcoming OtB events Feb 4, 2009

by Jessica

The Seattlest review of chelfitsch starts out like this:

Before we even start getting into the coolness of chelfitsch's performance last weekend at On the Boards, we need to apologize for something: We try to make sure to let readers know about events in time to get tickets, but for the second time this season, OtB sold out before we started plugging.

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Intermission Impossible | cabaret in pictures Feb 4, 2009

by Jessica

Sometimes words just don't do an event justice.

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That Night Follows Day | insider blog Feb 4, 2009

by Jessica

Theater Replacement is keeping a blog for their production of That Night Follows Day. There you can find new images from the production, stories from Jamie and Maiko (artistic directors of Theatre Replacement) and notes from the kids who make up the cast.

Check out what they're up to at thatnightfollowsdayvancouver.blogspot.com.

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chelfitsch: Five Days in March Feb 4, 2009

by Jessica

I was utterly impressed by Five Days in March.   After a couple disoriented minutes of trying to read subtitles while simultaneously watching the fascinating movements of the actors, I eventually gave up any semblance of control and allowed the play to wash over me.   The work itself was unique in that it had no real notable incidents taking place, lest you include the beginning of the Iraq war (which was more part of the stasis of the play than anything else), and jumped from part to part in the five days, extrapolating more information from instances you thought were mere

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Dirty Dancing with tEEth Feb 2, 2009

by Jessica

From Seattle Magazine:
"This premiere work, Grub, promises to be no less eerie, and equally skillful and compelling."

Read what else they had to say about tEEth's upcoming appearance at OtB.

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The kids of That Night Follows Day Feb 2, 2009

by Jessica

What happens when a large group of kids (ages 8 - 14) first encounters the set of their performance?

Watch this video to find out.

(Tip of the hat to Theatre Replacement and their blog for the NW performances of That Night Follows Day)

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tEEth vs Coraline Jan 31, 2009

by Jessica

This film...

CT.LAIKA

...and this performance...

tEEth | Grub (2)  

...have something in common. Check the comments for the answer!

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