Freelance Writer

Seattle Gay News

Eric started working with the Seattle Gay News in December 2007. His work mostly consists of interviews and reviews of theatre, concerts, books, and film. He has also been known to write the occasional travel piece both domestic and abroad.

INTERVIEWS: click on the names below to be connected to the interviews.

2007

Ted Neeley (December 21, 2007)

2008

Marni Nixon (April 25, 2008)

Avenue Q (June 06, 2008)

Suzanne Westenhoefer (July 04, 2008)

2009

Carrie_Fisher_2013-a_straightened Carrie Fisher (February 27, 2009)

Stacy Keach (April 24, 2009)

Lea Salonga (May 01, 2009)

2010

2011

Lily Tomlin (January 14, 2011)

Constantine Maroulis (January 14, 2011)

Billie Wildrick (February 11, 2011)

2012

2013

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Bernadette Peters (October 26, 2013)
Bryan West (November 01, 2013)
David Pichette (November 16, 2013)
Travels to Chicago! (November 30, 2013)
Josh Young (December 20, 2013)
Evita Speaks: A Posthumous Interview with Evita Perón (December 20, 2013)
 

2014

 
  Matt Owen (January 31, 2014)
Patrick R. Brown (February 28, 2014)
Louis Hobson (April 18, 2014)
Dani de Waal (May 09, 2014)
Lily Tomlin (May 16, 2014)
Lizzie – the Rock Opera (June 06, 2014)
Cody Jamison Strand (July 11, 2014)
Chryssie Whitehead (August 24, 2014)
 
 
Cyndi Lauper
Cyndi Lauper (October 10, 2014)
Linda Eder (November 14, 2014)
Peter Frechette (November 28, 2014)
 

                                                2015

 
Dame Edna Everage (January 03, 2015)
Samuel Pergande (January 16, 2015)
Laura Griffith (February 06, 2015)
Kecia Lewis (February 20, 2015)
Justin Huertas (March 20, 2015)
 
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Frank Ferrante & Dreya Weber (March 27, 2015)
Hunter Foster (April 24, 2015)
Sarah Rose Davis (July 03, 2015)
Michael DeVries (July 03, 2015)
John Rubinstein (August 14, 2015)
Bryce Ryness (August 21, 2015)
Peter Freestone (September 11, 2015)
 
 
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AUDRA MCDONALD (October 02, 2015)
                                                     LaChanze (October 30, 2015)
 

                                                  2016

 
Jessica Skerritt (January 22, 2016)
Jeff Brooks (January 29, 2016)
Kendra Kassebaum (February 26, 2016)
Keith Hines (March 04, 2016)
Kacee Clanton (March 18, 2016)
 
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Patti LuPone (March 25, 2016)
Colleen Jennings-Roggensack (April 15, 2016)
Ron May (April 15, 2016)
Jim J. Bullock (April 23, 2016)
Robert Cuccioli (May 20, 2016)
Chester Gregory (May 27, 2016)
Cat Hayes (May 27, 2016)
Mandy Patinkin (June 10, 2016)
Matt Leisy (July 15, 2016)
Frank Ferrante (July 29, 2016)
Rita Moreno (September 23, 2016)
 

                                                     2017

                                                       Tom Hewitt (January 06, 2017)
                                                        Josh Davis (February 03, 2017)
                                                      Skyler Volpe (February 17, 2017)
                                                Michael Thomas Grant (June 02, 2017)
 Leigh Anne Larkin (June 09, 2017)
Seth Rudetsky: Concert For America (June 30, 2017)
Robert Petkoff (July 07, 2017)
Felice Picano: NW Pacific Appearances (August 25, 2017)
Interviewing the Interviewer -by Felice Picano  (August 25, 2017)
Adam Pascal (September 01, 2017)
Keeping Faith – Faith Prince (September 22, 2017)
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 Armistead Maupin (October 06, 2017)
Jonathan Weir  (October 06, 2017)
Kendra Kassebaum (October 13, 2017)
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Deborah Cox (October 27, 2017)
 
 
 
 

Shows/Exhibits Reviewed: click on name of the show to be connected to the review.

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Two Literary Festivals – One Week-end (January 03, 2015)

Dirty Dancing, the Musical (January 23, 2015)

Dame Edna’s Glorious Farewell Tour (January 23, 2015)

The Piano Lesson (January 30, 2015)

2016

2017

Jasmine-Aladdin copyAladdin (October 20, 2017)

Ragtime (October 27, 2017)

Teatro Zinzanni (Love! Chaos! Dinner!) November 17, 2017

The Bodyguard – the musical (November 17, 2017)

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