Tickets for Eddie Izzard go on sale Monday, July 30th at 10:00 a.m.
SEATTLE, WA - Eddie Izzard - who won praise and earned a Tony Award nomination for his turn in A Day in the Death of Joe Egg - will workshop his upcoming new solo show at Seattle Repertory Theatre (155 Mercer St in Lower Queen Anne) for two performances only, August 11 and 12, 2007 at 8:00 p.m.
Currently starring in the FX television series "The Riches" opposite Minnie Driver, Izzard recently reprised his turn as accomplice to the title group in "Ocean's Thirteen."
Izzard's past solo shows include the double Emmy Award-winning show Dress to Kill as well as Live at the Ambassadors, Unrepeatable, Circle, Definite Article, Glorious and Sexie. The Yemen-born Brit, however, also boasts many London stage credits - among them the title role in the once-Broadway-bound Lenny Bruce bio Lenny and the world premiere of David Mamet's The Cryptogram. His film turns include "Ocean's Twelve," "Velvet Goldmine," "Shadow of the Vampire," "The Cat's Meow," "My Super Ex-Girlfriend" and the forthcoming "Across the Universe."
Izzard will perform Saturday, August 11 and Sunday, Aug 12 at Seattle Repertory Theatre. Both performances will be at 8 p.m. All seats are $50.00. Maximum four tickets per person. Tickets are available starting Monday July 30 at 10:00 a.m. online at www.seattlereptickets.org or by calling the Seattle Repertory Theatre box office at 206-443-2222 or toll free at 1-877-900-9285