Arts Section

Auditions for Hi-Liners’ ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ will be Thursday, May 7

Auditions for Hi-Liners’ ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ will be Thursday, May 7

Auditions for the Hi-Liners’ version of ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ (aka C2B2) will be Thursday, May 7, from 3–6pm at The Burien Annex. To register, click here. Here’s more info: C2B2... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline Pirates vs Lindbergh track by 10-year old Photographer Isabel

PHOTOS: Highline Pirates vs Lindbergh track by 10-year old Photographer Isabel

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article is another from our youngest-ever Contributor – 10-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has been submitting stories and photos as part of her effort to earn... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Author of ‘100 Things to do in Seattle Before You Die’ at Page 2 Books Sat.

Meet Author of ‘100 Things to do in Seattle Before You Die’ at Page 2 Books Sat.

Meet Athima Chansanchai, Author of “100 Things To Do In Seattle Before You Die” this Saturday, April 25 at 1:30 p.m. at Page 2 Books in Burien. How well do you know your own city? What should... [Read more]

PHOTO: 102-year old schooner ‘Adventuress’ sails past Three Tree Point

PHOTO: 102-year old schooner ‘Adventuress’ sails past Three Tree Point

Dory Hamlyn sent us this photo, showing the 102-year old schooner ‘Adventuress’ as she rounded Three Tree Point and headed south on Friday, April 24: Here’s more info about this schooner,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Support The Hi-Liners at a Book Fair this Saturday, April 25

REMINDER: Support The Hi-Liners at a Book Fair this Saturday, April 25

REMINDER: The Hi-Liners Musical Theater will be part of a Barnes & Noble Book Fair this Saturday, April 25, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble Southcenter store. “Join us for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the Normandy Park Cove on Saturday, May 2

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the Normandy Park Cove on Saturday, May 2

You are cordially invited to attend the Cinco de Mayo celebration at The Cove with Rock ‘n Roll music by The Approximations (Dan Satterberg’s band) on Saturday, May 2, from 7 – 11:30 p.m. The... [Read more]

Four all-new plays in 2015 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival start May 1

Four all-new plays in 2015 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival start May 1

Four all-new plays by Washington playwrights will be featured in the 2015 Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival, which runs at Burien Actors Theatre from May 1 through May 24. For about the price... [Read more]

‘Abstract by Nature’ solo show at Burien Arts Gallery opens Friday, May 8

‘Abstract by Nature’ solo show at Burien Arts Gallery opens Friday, May 8

“Abstract by Nature” – a solo show by Olympia painter Becky Knold – begins Friday, May 8 at the Burien Arts Gallery. “The paintings selected for this exhibit at the Burien Arts Gallery are visual... [Read more]

Burien Arts Gallery holding Open Mic Poetry Night on Wednesday, April 29

Burien Arts Gallery holding Open Mic Poetry Night on Wednesday, April 29

Burien Arts Gallery will be holding an Open Mic Poetry Night from 7 – 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 29, and all are invited to celebrate poetry and support local poets. This event is in honor of National... [Read more]

PHOTO: Amazing red Sunset – due to Siberian forest fires – as seen from Burien

PHOTO: Amazing red Sunset – due to Siberian forest fires – as seen from Burien

On Saturday night (April 18), BTB Contributor Elston Hill took this amazing photo of the sunset (click image to see larger version): “I could not figure out why the sun was so red,” he said.... [Read more]

Celebrate Student Art Month at the B-Town Beat in downtown Burien on May 7

Celebrate Student Art Month at the B-Town Beat in downtown Burien on May 7

Celebrate Student Art Month by exploring visual and performing arts from local Highline Public Schools students at the next B-Town Beat – set for Thursday, May 7, from 6 – 9 p.m. This art walk is... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Burien Parks’ 360-degree views of Seahurst Park

PHOTOS: Burien Parks’ 360-degree views of Seahurst Park

Our friends at Burien Parks recently shot and created some pretty cool 360-degree photos of Seahurst Park, which may inspire you to make a trip – in real life! – out to one of our city’s wonderful... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Get 2 tickets for the price of 1 for Thursday night comedy at the Tin Room!

Get 2 tickets for the price of 1 for Thursday night comedy at the Tin Room!

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater wants everyone to know that they’re having a special on their upcoming Thursday night (April 23) Comedy Night – 2 tickets for the price of 1! There are... [Read more]

Expanded Festivities This Mother’s Day at PowellsWood Garden

Expanded Festivities This Mother’s Day at PowellsWood Garden

New garden spaces make it possible for PowellsWood to expand offerings at their annual Mother’s Day weekend event. Each year Monte and Diane Powell offer up a taste of English Garden-inspired hospitality... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High Track vs Hazen by 10-year old Photographer Isabel

PHOTOS: Highline High Track vs Hazen by 10-year old Photographer Isabel

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article is another from our youngest-ever Contributor – 10-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has been submitting stories and photos as part of her effort to earn... [Read more]

Burien/SeaTac 2015 ‘Music in the Park’ Summer concert schedules released

Burien/SeaTac 2015 ‘Music in the Park’ Summer concert schedules released

Summer is just around the corner – can you feel/smell/taste it yet? One sure indicator – aside from the increasing pollen count – is that the City of Burien announced the lineup for its FREE 2015... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Gallery seeking Glass Artists

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Gallery seeking Glass Artists

CALL FOR GLASS ARTISTS: Burien Arts Gallery is a non-profit community gallery that fosters an environment to expose artists and their work to patrons, dealers, collectors and art buyers, and they’re... [Read more]

‘Talking with Corvids’ Artist Reception with Judy Lane will be Thursday, April 16

‘Talking with Corvids’ Artist Reception with Judy Lane will be Thursday, April 16

An Artist Reception with Judy Lane of ‘Talking with Corvids’ will be held at Normandy Perk on Thursday, April 16, from 6 – 8 p.m. Join artist Judy Lane for her informative and entertaining... [Read more]

Sponsored Post A Day of Mystery – 10 local Authors will be at Page 2 Books this Saturday

A Day of Mystery – 10 local Authors will be at Page 2 Books this Saturday

Ten local mystery writers, whose books feature such varied themes, settings and sleuths as a professor of electrical engineering, a yoga instructor, a basketball coach and a tango dancer, will be at Page... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Signing for Blaine Harden at Page 2 Books Thursday night, April 9

Book Signing for Blaine Harden at Page 2 Books Thursday night, April 9

A Book Signing for Author Blaine Harden will be held at Page 2 Books this Thursday night, April 9 at 7 p.m. Blaine – a longtime Washington Post reporter and now Seattle resident wrote “The Great Leader... [Read more]

Help Burien’s Hi-Liners by buying at Book Fair on Saturday, April 25

Help Burien’s Hi-Liners by buying at Book Fair on Saturday, April 25

Help Burien’s Hi-Liners by shopping at a Book Fair fundraiser from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 25 at Barnes & Noble at Southcenter. There will also be a sneak peek of ‘Dinosaurs... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Gallery now accepting submissions

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts Gallery now accepting submissions

The Burien Arts Gallery, centrally located in downtown Burien, is calling for artists to apply via www.burienarts.org for consideration to have their work exhibited in the Burien Arts Gallery. Here’s... [Read more]

‘Buy local, buy handmade’ Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 2

‘Buy local, buy handmade’ Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 2

The Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be held on Saturday, May 2, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S. 156th in Burien. Twice a year the potters at the Moshier Community... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ ‘Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark KIDS’ opens Friday, May 1

Hi-Liners’ ‘Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark KIDS’ opens Friday, May 1

The Hi-Liners Musical Theatre 2015 DownStage Center Spring Show ‘Magic Tree House: Dinosaurs Before Dark KIDS’ will open on Friday, May 1 at the Renton Civic Theatre. About the Show: While... [Read more]

VIDEOS: Inaugural Burien Film Festival kicks off with 10 original short films

VIDEOS: Inaugural Burien Film Festival kicks off with 10 original short films

The inaugural Burien Film Festival (BFF) kicked off at the 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival on Wednesday night, April 1, showcasing 10 original short films shot in the city and utilizing local businesses. The... [Read more]

City of Burien announces Film Office, publishes new website for filmmakers

City of Burien announces Film Office, publishes new website for filmmakers

Screenshot of the City of Burien’s new Film Office web page. The City of Burien this week created a new Film Office, with its mission stated as “supporting and promoting Burien’s local... [Read more]

Aliens, Vulcans, humans come together for 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival

Aliens, Vulcans, humans come together for 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival

Photo by Michael Brunk / nwlens.com by Olivia Fuller UW News Lab The Burien community decked out in aluminum helmets and Men in Black suits for the third annual Burien UFO Festival on Wednesday night (April... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival & Procession seeking Art

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival & Procession seeking Art

Call for Artists: Organizers of Burien’s annual Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival and Procession are seeking Art for the upcoming Sept. 12 event at Dottie Harper Park. Artists are invited to submit... [Read more]