STG's Nights at the Neptune series returns this summer with eight FREE performances at the Neptune Theatre, beginning Friday, June 20th at 8:00 pm with Out & In, a stand-up comedy showcase headlined by Guy Branum (Chelsea Lately, Totally Biased, Last Comic Standing). Presented with support by the City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods and BECU, each artist program embraces the exploration of social issues through art and amplifies the voice of underrepresented artists and communities in the area. Branum will be joined by hometown favorite Solomon Georgio, with Elicia Sanchez, Abbey Drake, Nick Sahoyah and special guests.
Be sure to check out other upcoming performances in the Nights at the Neptune series!
All performances in the Nights at the Neptune series have FREE admission.
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Choreographing Emotion - University of Washington's Prime Dance Collective presents modern dance works exploring human emotion; Director, Choreographer: Siena Dumas Ang.
Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Timeless - An inter-generational team of artists; Big World Breaks featuring Owuor Arunga, Atuanya Priester; Julian Priester, and Seattle youth arts education groups (including Seattle JazzED Summer Ambassadors and Washington Middle School Drum Line) with co-hosts Robert Knatt and Aaron Walker-Loud.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 8:00 pm
El Arte Flamenco - Contemporary forms of flamenco. Al Baile: Savannah Fuentes; Al Cante (Direct from Spain): Curro Cueto; Al Toque: Bobby de Sofia.
Monday, August 11, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Sound of Violet - An evening curated by Zaki-Rose where scientific demonstration, music, and short film is integrated to build community around a groundbreaking innovation to eradicate cancer.
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 8:00 pm
SAMA - Classical musicianship coupled with energetic global rhythms from India, America and the Middle East; Vishal Nagar (tabla), Larry Mahlis (drums/percussion), Dimitris Mahlis (guitar/oud), Jason Everett (fretless bass guitar)
Monday, August 25, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Oresteia Ubuntu - The Tribes Project reconnects with African Tree Productions (Soweto, South Africa) to produce Oresteia Ubuntu, an original adaptation of Aeschylus' The Oresteia that integrates testimony from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and assorted historic sources such as Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Friday, August 29, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Music Marches On - Produced and directed in conjunction with music education non-profit Music Box Project, Washington Blues Society's music education program, Passing the Torch, will honor yesterday and celebrate tomorrow with the future of blues in the Pacific Northwest.
Get ready for Nights At The Neptune: A People's Theatre Joint 2014!
Many thanks to:
2013 Nights At The Neptune programs:
Out & In: A Pride Comedy Showcase
David & Jonathan - A Modern Day Retelling of the Biblical Story
Seattle Latino Film Festival Presents: A Tropical Night
The Platform Playwrights Festival
Ward of State
For Peace For Tibet
Rain City Rock Camp for Girls
Splinter Effect, a Diversity Dance Throwback