‘Young Frankenstein’ opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday; Save $5!
Burien Actors Theatre (formerly Burien Little Theatre) will be presenting The New Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN, which opens this Friday, Sept. 20 and continues through Oct. 27.
The New Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN is a hilariously inspired take on the Frankenstein legend. The book is by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan with music and lyrics by Mel Brooks. Based on Brooks’ comedy film masterpiece, the musical follows bright young Dr. Frankenstein (that’s Fronkensteen) as he attempts to complete his grandfather’s masterwork and bring a corpse to life. With a live musical combo and tunes such as “The Transylvania Mania” and “Puttin’ on the Ritz.
This show is suitable for ages 13-plus.
The New Mel Brooks Musical YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN performs Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.
Ticket prices range from $7 to $20. Check out special opening weekend ticket deals. For tickets or information, go online to www.burienactorstheatre.org or call 206-242-5180.
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Steve Cooper is stage directing the show, and Heather MacLaughlin Garbes is the music director.
Also featured are the diverse acting talents of Elizabeth M. Bender (Ensemble), Adrian Cerrato (Ziggy/Ensemble), James Fesalbon (Ensemble), Jeremy Force (Ensemble/Victor), Andrew Galteland (Frederick Frankenstein), Jalyn Green (Igor), Nathaniel Jones (Inspector Hans Kemp/Hermit) John Lynch (the Monster), Alicia Mendez (Frau Blucher), Chelsea Moe (Ensemble), Gavin Sakae McLean (Ensemble), Mandy Nelson (Ensemble), Helen Roundhill (Elizabeth Benning), Marissa Ryder (Inga), Mindy Whitfield (Ensemble).
ABOUT BURIEN ACTORS THEATRE
Exciting live theater has been a tradition in Burien since 1955. Incorporated in 1980, Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) has been a leading producer of quality live theater serving residents of the Seattle and south Puget Sound areas.
Burien Actors Theatre gives audiences an intriguing and invigorating theatre experience with unusual and fantastical productions they can’t get on a DVD or see anywhere else. The company’s mission is to treat audiences to productions of the highest artistic integrity that excite, engage and involve both the local and expanding theatrical communities in the Puget Sound region.
BAT is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) entity and operates on revenue from ticket sales, donations, grants, sponsorships and volunteers.
Burien Actors Theatre
14501 Fourth Ave. S.W. Burien, WA 98166
(Intersection of 4th Ave SW and SW 146th St., parking lot entrance on Fourth)
Directions available under “Find Us” at www.burienactorstheatre.org.
TICKET PRICES AND PACKAGES
Online Ticket Prices: Purchase online for savings early in the run.
- General Senior/Student First Weekend: $18.00 $15.00
- Second Weekend: $19.00 $16.00
- Remaining Weekends: $20.00 $17.00
Tickets at the Box Office:
- General Senior/Student All Shows: $20.00 $17.00
OPENING NIGHT: Only on Sept. 20, get $5 off each ticket in the purchase if you name the hill on which Jesus was crucified. Good only for purchases at the door.
DATE NIGHT SEPT. 21: Two-for-one tickets: Get two tickets for the price of one.
SEVEN DOLLAR SUNDAY SEPT. 22: All tickets are just $7.00! Remember, Sunday is a matinee performance only.
Dinner and a Show Package: This package includes a two-course meal at Mark Restaurant & Bar plus a ticket to the show; cost is $35 per person. Contact the Mark at 206-241-6275.