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About Us

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Northwest Theatre Productions 

We are a 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit.  Northwest Theatre Productions incorporated as a non-profit parent company in 2012.  Our Trade names are Emerald Theatre, an educational theatre group, and Snapdragon Films, dedicated to local film makers in Western Washington.


Our mission:


Northwest Theatre Productions was formed for the education, improvement and development of the continuing growth of the performing arts in the great Maple Valley-Black Diamond community and adjacent King County Area.  We are dedicated to both artists and audiences through the vehicle of quality family theatre, performing arts, and film.

We believe in and strive to create opportunities in our theatre for all people, no matter their gender identification, race or age.  

We are flexible and adaptable as our landscape for theatre changes.  We use all available resources to continue meet our mission.


NWTP  is doing business as 

  • Emerald Theatre - a theatre focused on family theatre and educational opportunities for youth and adults

  • SnapDragon Films - dedicated to independent film productions in Western Washington.

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Earlene DeLeon - Managing/Artistic Director

Sam Marx - Graphic Designer

Alex Marx - Background Designer

Amy Silveria - Tech and Digital Designer

Kathy Williams - Business Advisor

Tanner Williams - User Experience

Earlene DeLeon

President, NWTP

Wally Ridgewell

Vice President, NWTP

Carrie Sleeper-Bowers

Treasurer, NWTP

Sandra (Sam) Marx

Secretary, NWTP

Amy Silveria

Board Member

Anthony DeLeon

Board Member

Molli Elwell

Board Member

Ayleen Piteo-Tarpy

Board Member

Jackie Grant

Board Member

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