Celebrate the season with the irreverent comedy ‘Bob’s Holiday Office Party’ at Burien Actors Theatre, which runs through Sunday ,Dec. 21.
The show incorporates original live music before the show and at intermission.
In this comedy in which no cows are sacred, insurance agent Bob Finhead’s whacked-out friends and clients stop by his small-town Iowa office for their chaotic annual holiday bash. The town mayor, the twin farmers, the stoner who sees UFOs, the mayor’s clean-freak wife, the sheriff, the town floozy and the pastor’s wife have already RSVPed for this year’s raucous event. Will Bob live his dream of escaping to the big city to work as an inventor, or is his life’s purpose already under his nose? Will any of it matter once the party starts, and the inventions and the drinks hit the floor?
“Devastatingly funny!” — L.A. Times. The show has been a smash hit in L.A. for 18 years.
The show is suitable for ages 13-plus due to some adult language and content.
Ticket prices range from $7 to $20. New this season, student tickets are just $10. Bring nonperishable food for local food banks and get $2 off ticket–one $2 food donation discount per ticket. For tickets, special deals or other information, go online to www.burienactorstheatre.org or call 206-242-5180.
- Friday – Dec 5 at 8:00 p.m.
- Saturday – Dec 6 at 8:00 p.m.
- Sunday – Dec 7 at 2:00 p.m.
- Wednesday Dec 10 at 7:00 p.m. – Fire Watch 2014 DETAILS – Party!!! – RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Friday – Dec 12 at 8:00 p.m.
- Saturday – Dec 13 at 8:00 p.m.
- Sunday – Dec 14 at 2:00 p.m.
- Wednesday Dec 17 at 7:30 p.m. – Northwest Symphony Orchestra Brass Quintet concert!
- Friday – Dec 19 at 8:00 p.m.
- Saturday – Dec 20 at 8:00 p.m.
- Sunday – Dec 21 at 2:00 p.m.
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Burien Actors Theatre is located at 14501 4th Ave SW; phone: (206) 242-5180.
Isaiah Crowson is stage directing the show.
Also featured are the diverse acting talents of:
- Jenn Kennelly (Marjorie)
- Amy Korver (La Donna)
- John Lynch (Joe)
- Thomas Maier (Bob)
- Marine Madesclaire (Carol/Brandy)
- Ian McIntire (Roy)
- Casey Raiha (Elwin)
- Leslie Youngblood (La Voris)
- Dan Zertuche (Marty)
Allan Loucks is composing original incidental music for the show, including preshow and intermission music that will be played live to heighten and extend the audience’s experience of the production.
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.
TICKET PRICES AND PACKAGES FOR “BOB’S HOLIDAY OFFICE PARTY”
Tickets at the Box Office:
- General: $20.00
- Senior/Student: $17.00
OPENING NIGHT: Only on Nov. 28, get $5 off each ticket in the purchase if you wear your weirdest Christmas sweater, hat or jewelry. Good only for purchases at the door.
DATE NIGHT: Only on Nov. 29, all tickets are half price.
SEVEN DOLLAR SUNDAY: Only on Nov. 30, all tickets are just $7! 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.