Tuesday, January 17, 2017

‘Room Service’: Marx Brothers Comedy Brought to Life

"Room Service" playing at Taproot Theatre
Laura Lee Caudill, Christopher Morson and Bill Johns in Room Service. (Photo by Erik Stuhaug) 

THEATRE

Taproot Theatre’s next production is Room Service inspired by the 1938 Marx Brother’s movie of the same which is described simply as “Madcap mishaps and little lies take on lives of their own as a theatrical troupe chases their dream of Broadway. Or Off-Broadway. Make that Off-Off-Broadway.”

Room Service opens on February 1, 2017 and continues through March 11, 2017. Performance times are 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8:00 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and special matinee performances will also be performed on Saturdays at 2:00 p.m. Tickets range from $15-$47 depending on the performance. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the ticket office at (206) 781-9707. Taproot Theatre is located at 204 N. 85th St., 98103. The play is recommended for those age 12 and older.

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Special performance dates to note:
Pay-what-you-can: February 8.
Special Valentine’s Day performance: February 14.
Post play discussions nights are after Wednesday night performances.