OVERVIEW

Our Founder

Our First Season

Our First Season

Aaron Clements-Levin

Executive Artist Director

Our First Season

Our First Season

Our First Season

Spring, 2021!

Acting Classes

Our First Season

Acting Classes

Three 10-Week Classes in a progressive process of learning, rehearsing and on-your-feet scene performance.
Click HERE to view the Class Brochure for Fall 2019.

OUR PREMIERE SEASON - spring 2021!

"Returning to Haifa"

By Ghassan Kanafani

Main Stage

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"Returning to Haifa"

By Ghassan Kanafani

AMERICAN PREMIERE!

Adapted for the stage by Ismail Khalidi & Naomi Wallace.


It's 1968, twenty years after the creation of the state of Israel...

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Main Stage

"Our Lady of 121st Street" (Proposed)

By Stephen Adly Guirgis

Main Stage

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"Our Lady of 121st Street" (Proposed)

By Stephen Adly Guirgis

This acclaimed comic protrait tells the story of a diverse group of graduates from a Catholic school in Harlem who have reunited for the fun...

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"36 Views" (Proposed - Seattle Premiere)

by Naomi Iizuka

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"36 Views" (Proposed - Seattle Premiere)

by Naomi Iizuka

A rugged, American adventurer (and international smuggler) and a beautiful Japanese art historian discover a priceless, potentially history-...

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MISSION STATEMENT

Bridges Stage Company Mission Statement

"Bridges Stage Company, a multi-ethnic theatre group, is dedicated to building awareness, understanding and acceptance of all people and cultures through programs that explore our similarities and celebrate our differences in the hope of bringing us closer together." 

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BOARD & STAFF

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Elisha Bell, Board of Advisors

Elisha Bell is the Program Financial Investment Partner: Global Health for The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. she is a Senior Financial, Strategy, and Business Process Specialist with extensive experience in Non-Profit Industries.

Aaron Clements-Levin, Executive Artistic Director

Aaron has been a theatre director for 47 years and has directed for theatres across the U.S. Productions of his have been nominated for the NY Drama Desk Award, and is a graduate of NC School of the Arts, UW and in London studied under James Dodding and the RSC.

Lois Greenberg, Associate Producer

Lois has designed organizational change programs, created and implemented operational and strategic goals, and created collaborative partnerships for such companies as Starbucks, Citibank, and SafeCo.

Karen Kinch, Associate Artistic Director

Karen was the Founder & Artistic Director of ArtsWest. She studied with the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel. A member of the Dramatist Guild, she was one of 50 writers selected to be part of the Kennedy Center Playwrights Intensive.

Andrew Konstantaras, Board of Advisors

Andrew most recently worked for Intellectual Ventures as Director of Investor Relations and Lead Portfolio Architect, managing the portfolio construction & acquisition in the Enterprise Software & Data Center industries. He is currently the Director of Intellectual Property Development for NantWorks. He has 25 years of experience in technology, law & policy.

Naghmeh Samini, Ph.D., Board of Trustees

Naghmeh received her degrees in drama from the University of Tehran. She has taught at the University of Tehran, Stanford, Saint Andrews University in Scotland, University of Kyoto, U of Washington, etc. Her plays have been produced in Iran, France, England, India, Canada and the U.S.

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Elaine Shen, Ph.D., M.B.A. , Board of Trustees

Elaine joined the Allen Institute for Brain Science in 2006 as a Scientific Program Manager. Her project portfolio included the Allen Human Brain Atlas. Dr. Shen is now the managing owner of Seattle Changing Room where her forcus is movement education.

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BRIDGES BOARD OPPORTUNITIES

Join a Theatre Board Passionate about Understanding, Tolerance & Acceptance of All People

Description:

Bridges Stage Company believes in the power of theatre as a platform for voices and viewpoints to be expressed and heard, which act as a springboard for listening and conversation. Through both the presentation of comedic and dramatic plays that address the social issues, human difficulties, and cultural and ethnic challenges facing all of us today, we create forums for discussion. The goal of all our work is to promote understanding, tolerance and acceptance of all people. We do this through the presentation of plays by writers from a multitude of ethnicities, cultures, and religions whose works offer a world of perspectives and insights into the human condition. A theatre company for the 21st Century!

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We are Seeking a Culturally Diverse Board of Directors with the Following Qualifications:

  1. A love of challenging, enlightening, enriching, as well as entertaining theatre.
  2. An average of 6 hours of time each month to devote to Bridges Stage Company.
  3. The ability to listen, analyze, think clearly and creatively, work well with people individually and in groups.
  4. Have the commitment and willingness to ask questions, take responsibility, follow through with assignments, contribute financial resources according to circumstances, and approach your network of contacts for fundraising purposes.
  5. Experience in one or more of these fields: Finance, Fundraising, Marketing, Branding, Social Media, Strategic Planning, Board Development and Human Resources.

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Bridges Stage Company

Bridges Stage Company 14820 Bothell Way NE Suite 154 Lake Forest Park, WA 98155 US

(206) 526-2466