Posts By: kelsey

Be in the Know

Let the countdown begin! Here’s all you need to know for Teatro ZinZanni’s limited run at King County’s Marymoor Park this October. Group Tickets Tickets for groups of 12 or more are on sale now! Contact our Group Sales team today at 206-802-0013 and plan your best party yet. Special Pre-Sale Ticket Access Are…read more

Things are getting Wonderful around here….

Welcome to Wonderland is bringing out the creativity of the cast, crew, and production team. From giant teacups, trap doors, life-sized pocket watches, and beautifully bedazzled costumes, the whole tent is really upping their creative game.

Hotel L’Amour’s Local Reviews

A month into Teatro ZinZanni’s latest production Hotel L’Amour and we are receiving wonderful reviews from our local media. Here is a taste of what they are saying. “When you aren’t eating, your eyes will be glued to the stage where the performers show why they are the best in the world,”…read more

Busy Bees in the Costume Shop

Our new show Hotel L’Amour features a full cast of divas! From our beloved Caesar, to magician Voronin, and movie star Liliane Montevecchi, the costume shop certainly has their work cut out for them. They are busy at work with fittings, bedazzling, and draping for the costume designs of Louise…read more

Final Month of "Be Italian!"

If we’ve learned one thing this run, it’s that Italians certainly like to have fun! Only month of performances left of Be Italian! Show must close June 12th. Photos by Michael Doucett.

Shout Out to Japan Event at Teatro ZinZanni

Shout Out to Japan Event at Teatro ZinZanni On Saturday morning, March 12th, Teatro ZinZanni will host an emergency preparedness event in reflection of the 5 year anniversary of the devastating 2011 northeastJapan earthquake and tsunami. The event is presented by the Japan America Society of the State of Washington…read more

Seattle Date Night

Wednesday is the new date night! Through our exclusive partnership with Seattle Date Night, you can enjoy $79 tickets to Wednesday performances and pay NO processing fees! Use code “seadatenight” at checkout. BUY TICKETS Select Wednesdays in 2016: Jan 27 Feb 17 Mar 23 May 18 Jun 22 Jul 13…read more

The Art Work of Hollywood Nights Performer Tim Tyler

Not only is Tim Tyler a comedian, singer, and ping pong artist, he’s a talented painter. On Tuesday, November 17, he’ll be performing at the Circus Tent Art Event and also answering any questions about his paintings. You can see his painting series The Red Curtains in the Teatro ZinZanni…read more

History of Our Spiegeltents

To house Teatro ZinZanni, two beautiful antique theatres from Belgium were imported and erected them in downtown Seattle. Opulent palaces of red velvet and gold brocade, stained glass and deep mahogany, the European cabaret tents, known as spiegeltents (mirror tents), were constructed in the 1910s by renowned craftsman Willem Klessens.…read more

Ageless Ariana Lallone – An Interview with Marcie Sillman

We are so lucky to have former prima-ballerina as part of the ZinZanni family! Earlier this month Ariana and KUOW host Marcie Sillman spent the afternoon talking about ballet, transformations, and the future. —- Ageless Ariana Lallone by Marcie Sillman See the full article here. She may kill me for…read more

Let Us Bring Teatro ZinZanni to YOU!

What will make your event truly unforgettable? Fabulous entertainment from Teatro ZinZanni will make your fundraiser, company meeting or celebration the event of the year! ZinZanni is thrilled to launch our new offsite entertainment program! From top to bottom, beginning to end; we’ll help you create an event with performance…read more

Behind the Lens: Creating the New TZ Video Campaign

We’re hoping at this point you’ve seen our new TV spot and sizzle reel, the culmination of a 16 hour shoot and countless hours of pre -planning. We’re here to share some insight from our amazing video producers, VMG Studios 520, on the creation of this spectacular spot. VMG Studios…read more

Thunderous Applause for The Hot Spot

It’s a fact – The Hot Spot is a hit! From the fine dining to the exciting acts and hilarious banter, the cast of The Hot Spot shines and the critics rave. You can catch the show at Teatro ZinZanni until June 7. – “Lady Rizo is a hell of…read more

Caesar’s Caesar-isms!

If you’re a fan of the Caesar, then you know he’s got a plethora of catch phrases at his disposal. With so many to choose from….which one is your favorite? You can catch Frank Ferrante as Caesar now through June 7th in The Hot Spot. 

Caesar's Caesar-isms!

If you’re a fan of the Caesar, then you know he’s got a plethora of catch phrases at his disposal. With so many to choose from….which one is your favorite? You can catch Frank Ferrante as Caesar now through June 7th in The Hot Spot. 

Saying Adios to Hacienda Holiday

Dingle dingle! Beaumount and Caswell have drank all the mezcal, and Don Diego’s hacienda has closed up shop. We asked the cast to share some of their favorite memories during their time in Hacienda Holiday. Ariana Lallone: “I would say one of my favorite moments in the show was …waiting to see…read more

Food from Hacienda Holiday!

The talk of the town right now is all about the food in our current show Hacienda Holiday. Chef Erik has created an amazing menu with a south of the border zest, plus our bar manger Jamie has concocted perfectly paired Spanish wines and Mezcal flights for your tasting delights!…read more

Duo Rose in the Hot Seat

Duo Rose Trapeze made their Teatro ZinZanni premiere this fall in “Hacienda Holiday” and have been a delight to have in the tent. In order to get to know them a bit better, ZinZanni staff had the opportunity to do a Q&A with Duo Rose. From salmon fishing to baking delicious…read more

“Best dinner show in town!” -Seattle PI

When Sparks Fly has been open for over a month now and both press and fans alike are raving! Let’s see what they have to say… Here are some highlights from the press: “An absolute delight from beginning to end and, unless you have an aversion to smiling, a killer evening…read more

The Magic of the Maestro

If you have seen our newest show When Sparks Fly, you will know that the character of Maestro Voronin does not say a single word the entire evening.  If you have not seen our newest show yet…oops.  Okay, um spoiler alert above! Though we never see him speak while in…read more

A Typical Wake The Night Experience…As told in GIFs

Many people have asked us what to expect when they come to our late night show “Wake the Night”.  Our team has decided that the best way we can explain to you the awesomeness that is this show is through the power of GIFS! You and your friends make the…read more

Teatro ZinZanni joins the Uptown Art Walk

This month we are trying something new!  For the first time ever our beloved lobby where you have donned feather boas and sparkly glasses will be involved in the Uptown Art Walk featuring the works of artist Javier S. Ortega. Javier was born in Seville, Spain, where he attended “Escuela…read more

Continuing our “Rockucation”

Well, we are going into our fifth week of our kid/family show Big Top Rock: Dream On and it is funky as ever!  In an earlier post, we asked the members of the featured band “Dream On” for the top 5 songs they would suggest to any kid wanting to build…read more

Making Magic with ‘When Sparks Fly’

Alright folks, it’s almost here!  The day you have been anxiously awaiting.  In a little under two weeks we will be opening our newest show WHEN SPARKS FLY. About the show: Enter Maestro Voronin’s tent-topped laboratory to witness his final, most ingenious creation.  Watch as a wicked cast of his other…read more

Avoid Parking Hassle!

Alright, there is no point beating around the bush.  What with the construction on Mercer St. and Northwest Folklife Festival going on, this is going to be a rough week parking wise.  However, your trusty friends at Teatro have conjured up some creative ways to get here while avoiding that mess!…read more

Playlist: “Dream On” Band Members

Our latest kid/family show here at the tent has been a HIT so far! Big Top Rock: Dream On is a show featuring a playlist of your favorite rock songs in a format that kids can’t get enough of!  We asked members of the featured band “Dream On” to give us…read more

Wake The Night’s Tory Peil Q&A

When did you start dancing? How did you know you were going to be a dancer? I asked my parents when I was four years old to sign me up for ballet classes because I was “going to be a ballerina.” They said “sure” and have been dealing with the…read more

Wake The Night's Tory Peil Q&A

When did you start dancing? How did you know you were going to be a dancer? I asked my parents when I was four years old to sign me up for ballet classes because I was “going to be a ballerina.” They said “sure” and have been dealing with the…read more

Playlist: Duo Madrona

The Beatles! ACDC! Blondie! The Velvet Underground! Queen! Joan Jett! All rock royalty and all have been played or air guitar-ed here within the last two days. These bands aren’t what most people associate with us. In fact, most equate Teatro ZinZanni musical fare to the swanky, jazzy, cabaret variety (did we just invent…read more