The genesis for The Cascadia Project came about as the result of a playwriting panel Bryan Wade put together and moderated in 2014 in Seattle. Playwrights from Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Victoria and Alaska riffed on what this unique geographical signified for them as theatre artists.

What were the other connective elements that we shared besides standing by for an earthquake or a tsunami and the constant quest for a good cup of coffee? What are these elements now?

Six unique plays were The Cascadia Project’s first offering in Fall 2018.