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Address: 204 N. 85th Street, Seattle, WA 98103
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School field trip

Son and I went with school to see The Trial of Ebenezer Scrouge. This is a lovely small theater. Intimate setting. Audience blends into the stage. Great cast. Beautiful costumes... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 December 2016
Michelle A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Son and I went with school to see The Trial of Ebenezer Scrouge. This is a lovely small theater. Intimate setting. Audience blends into the stage. Great cast. Beautiful costumes. It was a lovely performance!

Thank Michelle A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

We have been attending performances at Taproot for many years, seeing most shows every season. I appreciate the quality of the performances and of staging and directing. Scott consistently selects scripts that are challenging and uplifting. The theatre has a unique thrust stage which makes for an intimate experience for the audience. Coupled with the many restaurants in Greenwood, it... More 

Thank JTSeattle
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

We have been attending the plays at the Taproot for several years and they are always great and a lot of fun. The theater has been remodeled recently and is a very comfortable theater in the round. This year they are celebrating 40 years of being a staple of live theater in Seattle. Go to the website and check out... More 

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Woodinville, Washington
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

We attended the Cotton Patch Gospel on Thursday, April 7, 2016. Sadly we left at intermission. The characters were flat, the writing was predictable and the energy sagged. We desperately tried to connect with one of the characters and could not. Before we decided to leave we scanned the room and noticed those under the age of 50 had their... More 

1 Thank Jon V
Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

Intimate live performance of "This Christmas" feels its way through a labyrinth of character portrayals all wrapped around a core story line that seems to be weaving its way toward the ending already in sight at the start. But new twists keep appearing to make for a charming, even uproarious yet wonderfully touching ending. Very enjoyable even to a this... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I love to come to this small neighborhood theater. I am always amazed at the high quality of acting and the care in costumes. I had not expected such remarkable plays from such a small theater.

Thank KungaNyingjeDrolma
Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015

I saw the play Best Enemies. I was glad the theater has a relatively small stage so that the experiences become more engaging. The play was awesome and I enjoyed the quality of the actors. Great place for up close and personal kind of plays. There are at least two separate stages and coffee shop.

Thank Peggy L
Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2014

Just saw this performance of an Appalachan Christmas. It was awesome! One of the best Christmas shows I've seen in a long time. The 5 member cast were fabulous as a family from Georgia, reminiscing about Christmas past. It is a redemptive story filled with great folk songs. I highly recommend seeing this show while you can. It runs until... More 

Thank Jacqueline B
Milton Freewater, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

"Appalachian Christmas Homecoming" at the Taproot Theatre in Seattle, WA was an unexpected delight. While visiting relatives for Thanksgiving, we decided to see if we could find something special to do on Friday evening. After Googling "Seattle Attractions" we found this intimate little theatre that was only a few blocks away. Remarkably, we were able to buy tickets only hours... More 

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Lakewood, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013

Since moving to the Seattle area in 2007 our family has made it an annual event to attend at least one production at the Taproot Theater. The theater's seating puts the audience right on-top of the action. The limited seating and reasonable admission makes the intimate environment of this theater a must-do for anyone in the Seattle area.

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