Arts Section

REMINDER: Watercolor Workshop at Burien Arts Gallery this weekend

REMINDER: Watercolor Workshop at Burien Arts Gallery this weekend

A Watercolor Workshop with Georgia Sumner will be held at the Burien Arts Gallery this Saturday, Oct. 1, and Sunday, Oct. 2: WHEN: SATURDAY and SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1 & 2, 2016, 11 am – 1:30 pm. WHERE:... [Read more]

Next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education Tues., Oct. 4

Next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education Tues., Oct. 4

The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on local education, and will be held on Tuesday night, Oct. 4, from 5:30-7 p.m. Speakers will include: Edward Etherington, Broadcast Communications Instructor... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12

Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12

The Hi-Liners’ annual Gala, Dinner Cabaret and Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at the Brockey Center at South Seattle College. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. “Please join us as we celebrate... [Read more]

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 5 & 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 5 & 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United will be holding its annual Art Fair on Nov. 5 & 6, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. Included will be original art from over 20 local artists, with paintings, photography,... [Read more]

PODCAST: Stabbing at local restaurant; Burien vs FAA?; Jack Mayne & more…

PODCAST: Stabbing at local restaurant; Burien vs FAA?; Jack Mayne & more…

Here’s episode #69 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Artists set for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest art gala coming Nov. 19

Artists set for Vision 20/20 – Burien’s biggest art gala coming Nov. 19

The Burien Arts Association announced that it has received a “tremendous response to its call for artists to participate in Burien’s biggest annual art gala.” “We now have enough artists... [Read more]

COUPON: Superhero comedy ‘The Toxic Avenger’ opens at BAT Friday, Sept. 30

COUPON: Superhero comedy ‘The Toxic Avenger’ opens at BAT Friday, Sept. 30

Burien Actors Theatre’s next production, the musical comedy The Toxic Avenger, opens Sept. 30 and runs through Oct. 30. The Burien Actors Theatre production features live musicians, specialty drinks... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: A busy week in Highline High School sports!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: A busy week in Highline High School sports!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burglar caught on camera; Jack Mayne on paid parking & more…

PODCAST: Burglar caught on camera; Jack Mayne on paid parking & more…

Here’s episode #68 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Burien’s Jazz Walk on Saturday, Sept. 24 will be FREE for young jazz-lovers

Burien’s Jazz Walk on Saturday, Sept. 24 will be FREE for young jazz-lovers

Burien’s all-day jazz party – coming up Saturday, Sept. 24 – is not just for adults. Young jazz fans are very welcome at the 8th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival. All venues are kid-friendly... [Read more]

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh at Burien Arts Gallery; reception Oct. 6

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh at Burien Arts Gallery; reception Oct. 6

Painters Ken DeRoux and Garreth Schuh will be featured at Burien Arts Gallery through October.. Also Artists United artists. An Artist’s Reception will be held on Friday, Oct. 6, from 5-8 p.m., at the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Zombie Fest is SATURDAY at Normandy Park Towne Center!

REMINDER: Zombie Fest is SATURDAY at Normandy Park Towne Center!

Mackenzie Bull won the 2015 kid’s costume contest with this amazing, haunting look. Photo by Scott Schaefer. REMINDER: Join 2,000+ zombies this Saturday, Sept. 17 for Zombie Fest Northwest, a free, FUN... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest art sale – is seeking Art!

CALL FOR ARTISTS: ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest art sale – is seeking Art!

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Association is looking for additional talented artists to show their work at ‘Vision 20/20’ – Burien’s biggest annual art gala, being held on Saturday, Nov.... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates beat Eatonville Cruisers in soccer

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates beat Eatonville Cruisers in soccer

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

PODCAST: Man shot, killed; body found in airport restroom; Jack Mayne & more

PODCAST: Man shot, killed; body found in airport restroom; Jack Mayne & more

Here’s episode #67 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Ribbon cut at Burien’s new off-leash Dog Park Thursday

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Ribbon cut at Burien’s new off-leash Dog Park Thursday

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

All-day jazz party will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24

All-day jazz party will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24

The summer music festival season is not over – and the best is yet to come! The 8th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival will swing into Burien on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 3 p.m.-11 p.m. The all-day... [Read more]

Watercolor Workshop with Georgia Sumner at Burien Arts Gallery Oct. 1-2

Watercolor Workshop with Georgia Sumner at Burien Arts Gallery Oct. 1-2

A Watercolor Workshop with Georgia Sumner will be held at the Burien Arts Gallery the weekend of Oct. 1 and 2. Georgia – a former nurse and painter for many years – will conduct this workshop in watercolor,... [Read more]

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Gala Sept. 17

Enjoy fantastical theater, delectable food at Burien Actors Theatre Gala Sept. 17

Enjoy fabulous food, drink and theatrical performances at Burien Actors Theatre’s Gala Party & Show on Saturday, Sept. 17. From 6 to 9 p.m., be among the first to get a sneak peek into BAT’s... [Read more]

REMINDER: Locally-filmed ‘M.O.P.Z’ at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday night!

REMINDER: Locally-filmed ‘M.O.P.Z’ at Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday night!

REMINDER: The hilarious and innovative comedy short “M.O.P.Z.” – filmed mostly at Burien’s Sunnydale Elementary School – will be featured at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour,... [Read more]

PODCAST: Man shot, killed at motel; Jack Mayne on airport noise & more…

PODCAST: Man shot, killed at motel; Jack Mayne on airport noise & more…

Here’s episode #66 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Calling all Anglophiles – 3rd annual English Fête will be Saturday, Sept. 10!

Calling all Anglophiles – 3rd annual English Fête will be Saturday, Sept. 10!

Fête rhymes with PLATE and you will HATE to miss the 3rd annual English Fête on Saturday, Sept. 10, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fetes are fairs,... [Read more]

The play’s the thing…BAT seeking new plays from Washington State playwrights

The play’s the thing…BAT seeking new plays from Washington State playwrights

Burien Actors Theatre is seeking submissions of new plays by Washington State playwrights for the 2017 Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival. Both one-act and full-length plays are sought. Winning... [Read more]