Jennifer Jasper will direct as Live Girls! Theater presents the 15th installment of their longest running program, Quickies! This trademark short play event features 7 short plays on the themes of Science and Magic – all written by women and featuring up and coming local directors and actors. Past editions of Quickies have taken audiences to post-apocalyptic worlds, traveling through real-life board games or searching for lost dreams – where will Quickies 15 take you? From the heartfelt to the absurd, there’s a Quickie for everyone!
Printer’s Devil Theater Presents: ANIMAL CRUELTY
A Sgt. Rigsby & His Amazing Silhouettes shadow puppet noir
Chicken Jenny was a bird who wanted to walk the straight and narrow. She wanted to pack her shameful secrets in a steamer trunk and sink ‘em to the bottom of the deep blue sea. But trouble followed her like a pack o’ dogs chasing a meat truck on a hot July day.
Printer’s Devil Theater in association with Theatre Off Jackson presents Animal Cruelty by Scot “Sgt Rigsby” Augustson, directed by Jennifer Jasper, featuring the voices of Stephen Hando, Shannon Kipp, Stacey Plum and Roy Stanton, with live music provided by Shawnmarie Stanton and Kathie Whitehall. Puppetry assistance by the nimble hands of Ben Laurance.
October 17 to November 9, 2013, Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays at 8pm
Theatre off Jackson (TOJ), 409 7th Ave. South in Seattles International District.
$15 in advance; $18 at the door.
Pay-what-you-can 10/17 (preview) and 10/24
(Not for kids)
Want to know more about Printer’s Devil? Go to: www.printersdevil.org
Come on down and join us for this monthly cabaret to celebrate the dysfunction that is our families. Performers from all types of performance disciplines such as storytelling, dance, writing, music, and visual arts will be sharing their family secrets and skeletons.
$10 Cash Only at the door—no pre-sales
Doors open at 7pm.
September’s installment benefits Erik Van Beuzekom and includes the enormous talents of:
- Jennifer Neel
- Beth Maxey
- Matthew Sirois
- Abbey Drake
- Barbie Beckett
- Shawnmarie Stanton
- Emmett Montgomery
- Family Photos: Tiffany Diamond
During each performance we’ll pass the hat to benefit a family in the artistic community who’s had an unexpected crisis. The September Bucket benefits Erik Van Beuzekom.
Hosted by Seattle storyteller Jennifer Jasper who will pull a new Jasper Family Jewel from the jewel box to bring the show to a close.
Every family has a little crazy in it—some people like to share it with others.