History & Mission

Since 1992 our mission has been to produce great plays simply, and to foster a love of theater as an art form in future audiences.

Theater Schmeater produces intimate, quality theater that drives conversation and human connection through shared experiences.



Jessamyn Bateman-lino

Geb Brown

Julia Evanovich

Dani Sheridan Hobbs

Jordan Michael-Whidbey

Noel Pederson

Ana Rusness-Petersen

Andrew Shanks


Board of Directors

Rachel Sorrels - President
Shari Bitcon
Maureen Caruso
Julia Evanovich
Monica Galarneau
Mike Gilson
Nick Horiatis
Jared Hughes
Beck Keller
Clinton Moore

Eli Pershing
Carmela Ramaglia


Institutional Supporters

Theater Schmeater would like to thank the Seattle Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs, 4Culture, Sound Community Bank, and Amazon Smile for their generous support!

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Contact Us

Email is the best way to reach us.

    General Inquiries:    info@schmeater.org
    Press Inquiries:       pr@schmeater.org
    Castings Inquiries:  casting@schmeater.org
    Script Submission: click here
    Artistic Director:      ad@schmeater.org (Andrew Shanks)
    Managing Director: md@schmeater.org (Ana Rusness-Peterson)

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Tickets & Discounts

Purchase tickets in advance and save! Our usual tickets prices:

Advance Student/ Senior: $24.00, Advance General Admission: $27.00. You can find all of our shows at www.brownpapertickets.com

Tickets at the door the evening of the performance are usually Student/ Senior $27.00, General $30.00.  

Thursdays are generally Pay What You Can (PWYC) at the box office for any unreserved seats. We recommend that you come early! Doors open at 7:00pm, the show begins at 8:00pm.

We offer free tickets to Youth 18 and under! Contact md@schmeater.org to reserve.

TPS discount - half the price of General at the door.  Available by reservation (md@schmeater.org) or at the door.




Theater Schmeater is located at 2125 3rd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121

Our Mailing Address is 300 Lenora St #161, Seattle WA 98121

Use this link to google maps to help find your way.