Arts Section

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s <i>Visiting Cezanne</I> is a delightful production

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s Visiting Cezanne is a delightful production

From left to right, artist Paul Cezanne (Ken Holmes) negotiates with his gardener, Germain Vallier (Phillip Keiman) in Burien Actors Theatre’s comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne, running through March 10.... [Read more]

All Ages Open Mic is TONIGHT at Salmon Creek Cafe

All Ages Open Mic is TONIGHT at Salmon Creek Cafe

An All Ages Open Mic will be held TONIGHT – Thursday, Feb. 21 – at the Salmon Creek Cafe, from 6 – 8 p.m. This FREE, open event is held ever Third Thursday, and is sponsored by the Burien Arts Association. Anything... [Read more]

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Mulan Jr.’ will be this Friday & Saturday

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Mulan Jr.’ will be this Friday & Saturday

St. Francis of Assisi School will be presenting Disney’s ‘Mulan Jr.’ this Friday, Feb. 22 and Saturday, Feb. 23 at the Highline Performing Arts Center. Join us as we tell a “wandering hero”... [Read more]

UPDATE: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Visiting Cezanne’ opens SATURDAY night

UPDATE: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Visiting Cezanne’ opens SATURDAY night

From our friends at Burien Actors Theatre:Due to Snowpocalypse’s impact on show preparations, BAT is moving opening night of Visiting Cezanne from Friday, Feb. 15 to Saturday, Feb. 16, at 8 p.m., a... [Read more]

Poverty Bay Wine Festival will be Mar. 1-2 at Des Moines Beach Park Event Center

Poverty Bay Wine Festival will be Mar. 1-2 at Des Moines Beach Park Event Center

The 15th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival is fast approaching – coming Friday, Mar. 1 and Saturday, Mar. 2 at the Des Moines Beach Park Event Center! Join the Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park... [Read more]

Suz Muse: ‘I have been hooked on the Great British Bake Off’

Suz Muse: ‘I have been hooked on the Great British Bake Off’

By Suzanne Greive I have been hooked on the ‘Great British Bake Off.’ I think the reason I love having it on is because they are so kind to one another. They encourage each other and help... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Tues., Feb. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Tues., Feb. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert has been rescheduled to Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. It will feature guest conductor Huw Edwards,... [Read more]

‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – Burien’s Travis Thompson signs with Epic Records

‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – Burien’s Travis Thompson signs with Epic Records

Burien’s Travis Thompson – aka ‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – announced on Tuesday, Feb. 12 that he has signed with Epic Records. The ‘AMBAUM’ rap star first came to our... [Read more]

PHOTOS: More snow scenes from Burien

PHOTOS: More snow scenes from Burien

Courtesy Elston Hill comes some more snow scene photos taken in Burien (click images to view larger versions/slideshow): Read More →

UPDATE: ‘Good Bootlegger’ Smith Tower event postponed 1 month due to weather

UPDATE: ‘Good Bootlegger’ Smith Tower event postponed 1 month due to weather

Due to inclement weather, Monday’s ‘The Good Bootlegger’ presentation at the Smith Tower has been postponed one month, and will instead begin its three-part series on Monday, March... [Read more]

Sponsored PostSmall but mighty, Three Trees Books is now open in Seahurst!

Small but mighty, Three Trees Books is now open in Seahurst!

Have you noticed the charming new shop next to the Seahurst Post Office? This snug space is home to the neighborhood’s newest business – Three Trees Books! Owners Ingrid Miller and her husband Tim... [Read more]

Comedy-drama <em>Visiting Cezanne</em> opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday, Feb. 15

Comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday, Feb. 15

Burien Actors Theatre’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne is a funny and inspiring look at artists–and how we find our way, and ourselves, when all seems lost, and it... [Read more]

PHOTOS: It snowed! How much more will we get, and for how much longer?

PHOTOS: It snowed! How much more will we get, and for how much longer?

It snowed in Burien overnight, and as of 10:45 a.m. it was still coming down lightly – good news if you’re a student who likes ‘Snow Days,’ or you just like to play in the white stuff. Of... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Saying goodbye to the beloved ol’ Viaduct one more time

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Saying goodbye to the beloved ol’ Viaduct one more time

On Saturday, Feb. 2, around 100,000 people walked, ran, hung out and cherished the historic Alaskan Way Viaduct one last time, as well as checked out the sleek new SR 99 Tunnel for the first time. It was... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre offering scholarships to Burien High School students

Burien Actors Theatre offering scholarships to Burien High School students

Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) is offering three scholarships to Burien High School students interested in pursuing an education in the arts. This year – with the assistance of King County Councilmember... [Read more]