Month: April 2017

10 of Our Favorite Female Friendships

By JORDAN LUSINK, Communications Coordinator In celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the film Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion, and in anticipation of our upcoming musical production of the same name, we’re celebrating some of our favorite female friendships, both in pop culture and in real life. Oprah and Gayle Gayle is Oprah’s right-hand woman. The

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How the Garden Grows: Our Favorite Green Spaces

By JORDAN LUSINK, Communications Coordinator We asked our 5th Avenue family to share their favorite green spaces around the Seattle area. We are lucky to live in a part of the country (and world) where there are a wealth of options in this particular category. Though we’re stuck in a rainy spring, we’re looking forward

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The Secret Garden and Frances Hodgson Burnett

By GRETCHEN H. GERZINA for D.C.’s Shakespeare Theatre Company Few people realize that The Secret Garden, the book that most readers associate with Frances Hodgson Burnett, was only one of the 53 novels she wrote and published, and that most of her books were for adults, not children. Although she had a lifetime love for

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Behind the Curtain at the Romy and Michele Photoshoot

We had a lot of fun during a Romy and Michele-filled week recently, during which we did a shoot with Seattle Weekly, an awesome video with our Romy and Michele, and a pre-production photoshoot. Take a look behind the curtain with these photos taken before and during that photoshoot, with our Romy and Michele, Cortney Wolfson

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Behind the Scenes with the Cast of The Secret Garden

We can’t wait to share The Secret Garden with all of our 5th Avenue family. Not only have we been working on it here at The 5th, many of the cast and creative members participated in the co-production at D.C.’s Shakespeare Theatre Company. Get a glimpse behind the scenes with these photos! Special thanks to The Secret

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Comedy for Two: Hilarious Duos in History

By JORDAN LUSINK, Communications Coordinator Murder for Two is a murder mystery musical that is also filled with laughs. In this round up, we look at some of the other great comedy pairings in recent history. Laurel and Hardy Laurel and Hardy were big during the early Classic Hollywood period, especially in the 1920s into

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Behind the Curtain: The Secret Garden in Rehearsal

We caught up with the cast of The Secret Garden during rehearsals. Check out some of these beautiful photos by scrolling through the gallery below. Thank you to Mark and Tracy Photography for these beautiful rehearsal photos. The Secret Garden runs April 14 to May 6, 2017. Find out more about the show, meet the cast, and purchase

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Merchandise for The Secret Garden

We are eager to celebrate spring with our production of The Secret Garden! In preparation, we have assembled an exciting collection of merchandise, available for purchase in our lobby when you attend a performance of the show! Scroll through the gallery below to see the options. Click here to find out more about The Secret Garden.