Author Archives: Rik Deskin

About Rik Deskin

Eclectic Theater is a professional theatre company in Seattle, WA., dedicated to producing and presenting original, contemporary and classic works for the stage and screen. Plays, Improv, Stand-Up and Sketch Comedy and more! Eclectic Theater is powered by Shunpike. Shunpike is the 501(c)(3) non-profit agency that fuel innovation in the arts by building productive partnerships, cultivating leadership and providing direct services to arts groups of all kinds. Learn more at www.shunpike.org.

This Week At Eclectic Theater: Hari Kondabolu’s New Material Scratch Nights, More Than Anything Else Is Close To Nothing, and How to Turn a Non-Union Offer into a UNION Job!

Hari Kondabolu’s New Material Scratch Nights Tonight and Tomorrow at 7:30 and 9:30pm! After a sold-out album release show at the Neptune Theatre last month, Hari Kondabolu returns to Seattle for FOUR New Material shows at Eclectic Theater! Watch Hari … Continue reading

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This Week At Eclectic Theater: Checkoff In The Sun Closes!

Checkoff In The Sun by Leonard Goodisman Tonight and Tomorrow at 8pm are the final performances! Victoria is terminally ill. She arranges for a villa in the southwest and has her closest friends and family join her for what is … Continue reading

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This Week At Eclectic Theater: Checkoff In The Sun, Gayle Waters and Seattle Beckett Fest IndieGoGo Campaign!

Checkoff In The Sun Victoria is terminally ill. She arranges for a villa in the southwest and has her closest friends and family join her for what is assumed to be a final meeting among them. Two generations attend. It … Continue reading

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This Week At Eclectic Theater: Checkoff In The Sun and Seattle Playhouse! Plus Seattle Beckett Fest IndieGoGo Campaign!

Checkoff In The Sun Thu-Sat at 8pm and Sun at 2pm. March 20-April 19! “In Goodisman’s literate script, nearly every line of dialogue pings off the previous one, as characters talk past one another and twist words to achieve their … Continue reading

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This Week At Eclectic Theater: Checkoff In The Sun and SketchFest Thunderdome!

Checkoff In The Sun Thu-Sat at 8pm and Sun at 2pm. March 20-April 19! “In Goodisman’s literate script, nearly every line of dialogue pings off the previous one, as characters talk past one another and twist words to achieve their … Continue reading

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Seattle Beckett Fest!

  For Immediate Release 03/21/2014   Contact: George Mount georgem@seattleshakespeare.org http://www.indiegogo.com/projects/seattle-beckett-festival http://www.seattlebeckettfest.org/ “The only sin is the sin of being born” Seattle, WA — In the spirit of community, a group of almost 20 theatre companies have joined forces to … Continue reading

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This Week At Eclectic Theater: Checkoff In The Sun, Seattle Playhouse and Improv Conspiracy!

Preview Week! Thu-Sat at 8pm and Sun at 2pm. March 20-April 19! Pay-What-You Can Preview on Thursday March 20. Fri & Sat, March 21 & 22 are PREVIEW Priced at $20. Sun, March 23 is also PREVIEW Priced at $20. … Continue reading

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This Week At Eclectic Theater: First Dollars To A Name and Seattle Playhouse Class begins!

FIRST DOLLARS TO A NAME written and actor managed by David Kulcsar Buy your tickets NOW! http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/548882 February 28 – March 15 Friday & Saturday   8:00 PM Eclectic Theater 1214 10th Ave  Seattle Marking the 50th Anniversary of great Italian … Continue reading

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This Week At Eclectic Theater: First Dollars To A Name, Seattle Playhouse, Improv Conspiracy and An Actor’s Life!

FIRST DOLLARS TO A NAME written and actor managed by David Kulcsar Buy your tickets NOW! http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/548882 February 28 – March 15 Friday & Saturday   8:00 PM Eclectic Theater 1214 10th Ave  Seattle Marking the 50th Anniversary of great … Continue reading

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This Week At Eclectic Theater: First Dollars To A Name and a staged reading of First Class!

Reading of Wagoner’s play “First Class“ Cost: Free (donations accepted) A reading of “First Class,” David Wagoner’s play about Theodore Roethke, will be presented Thursday, Feb. 27 at 3:30 and again on Saturday, March 1 at 3:30 Featuring Eleanor Moseley*, … Continue reading

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