Twisted cheer in BAT’s comedy ‘The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)’


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Celebrate the season with a tour de force in which three actors do absolutely everthing in the irreverently heartwarming comedy The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) at Burien Actors Theatre Nov. 25 through Dec. 18.

The Burien Actors Theatre production features specialty drinks themed to the show and plenty of free on-site parking, plus an opening night party.

“THE ULTIMATE CHRISTMAS SHOW (ABRIDGED)”
It’s the Annual Holiday extravaganza at St. Everybody’s Non-Denominational Universalist Church. But bad weather has barred the scheduled acts from arriving. So three church members have to perform the entire pageant themselves. This irreverent trip through the holidays promises a good time gift-wrapped in song, parody and delightfully twisted holiday cheer—along with an elf ballet. If you liked The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged), you’ll love this tour de force for three actors.

Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., and Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. at Burien Actors Theatre, located at 14501 4th Ave SW in Burien.

Ticket prices range from $7 to $20. Student tickets are just $10. Enjoy an early Christmas present with opening weekend deals:  Tickets on opening night, Nov. 25, include free admission to the opening night party.

On Saturday, Nov. 26, all tickets are half price and on Sunday, Nov. 27, known as Seven Buck Sunday, admission is just $7.

For tickets, special deals or other information, go to www.burienactorstheatre.org or call 206-242-5180.

The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) is sponsored by 4Culture.

THE CAST, DIRECTOR AND DESIGNERS
Stage director Marc “Mok” Moser direcst the talented cast of Beth Davis, Pepper Hambrick and Anna Richardson.

Designers for the show are: Albie Clementi, set; Rob Falk, lighting; Cyndi Baumgardner, props; Audrey Herold, costumes; and Tony Cochran, Marc “Mok” Moser and Eric Dickman for sound.

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 see on film 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.

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One Response to “Twisted cheer in BAT’s comedy ‘The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)’”
  1. Eric says:

    Don’t miss the great deals all Thanksgiving weekend! A free after-party opening night. Half price tickets on Saturday, November 26, and all tickets just $7 on Sunday, November 27. These deals are for Thanksgiving weekend ONLY, and only while tickets last. (Best to buy online to assure seating.)

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