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July 30, 2014

Teatro Minestrone’s ‘Around the World in 8 Stories’ at North SeaTac Park Wed.

PinPhotWSTeatro Minestrone’s ‘Around the World in 8 Stories’ is coming to North SeaTac Park this Wednesday night, July 30!

The traveling Italian theatre troupe that brought The Totally True and Almost Accurate Adventures of Pinocchio to Seattle in 2013 is back, and will be performing at North SeaTac Park this Wednesday night, July 30, starting at 6:30 p.m.

Since performing here last summer, this band of actors toured the globe performing their Pinocchio before royalty and peasantry alike on nearly every continent. Now they have returned to the northwest equipped with stories from many of the countries they visited. Be entertained by both beloved and obscure fairytales from England, Russia, India, Japan and other countries, as Teatro Minestrone serves up storytelling flavors from around the world.

WHAT: ‘Around the World in 8 Stories‘ Written by Brendan Healy and Directed by K. Brian Neel. Featuring last summer’s stars Sharon Barto, Jordi Montes, Norah Elges, Rachel Delmar, Erin Bednarz, and Andrew Murray, plus new ensemble members Shane Regan and Ben Burris.

WHEN: Wednesday, July 30th , 6:30pm

WHERE: North SeaTac Park, located at S. 128th St. & 20th Ave. S. in SeaTac.

COST: FREE

Start: July 30, 2014 6:30 pm
End: July 30, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: North SeaTac Park
Address:
S. 128th St. & 20th Ave. S., SeaTac, WA, United States

July 31, 2014

Enjoy amazing 6-string violin music from Geoffrey Castle Thursday night

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REMINDER: Burien Parks’ ‘Music in the Parks’ concert series continues this Thursday night starting at 6:30 p.m. featuring amazing Electric Six String Violin music from Geoffrey Castle at Lake Burien Memorial Park.

Here’s a video about Castle:

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So grab a blanket, pack a picnic and bring the entire family to enjoy live – and FREE – entertainment outdoors at this great summer concert series.

There are two concert venues this year with concerts on both Wednesday and Thursday evenings.

In addition to concerts at Lake Burien School Park, there will also be three concerts at North Seatac Park.

Summer concerts are held on Wednesday and Thursday evenings, from July 10 through Aug. 14, 6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Wednesday concerts are at North SeaTac Park, while Thursday concerts are at Lake Burien School Park. North SeaTac Park is located at S. 128th Street & Des Moines Memorial Drive. Lake Burien School Park is located at SW 148th Street and 16th Ave SW.

See you at the park!

For complete details about the bands performing at the Music in the Park concerts and the full concert schedule, visit the “Schedule Information” link below, or go to www.BurienWA.gov/concerts. You can also call the Burien Parks Department at 206-988-3700.

Start: July 31, 2014 6:30 pm
End: July 31, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Lake Burien Memorial Park
Address:
SW 148th Street and 16th Ave SW, Burien, WA, 98166, United States

August 1, 2014

Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Friday, Aug. 1

A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will take place on Friday night, Aug. 1 at the Tin Theater, starting at 7 p.m.

“The Maury Island Incident” is a 30-minute film that tells the forgotten, tragic story – taken directly from declassified FBI documents – of Harold Dahl’s June 21, 1947 UFO sighting near Maury Island, and the first reported ‘Man In Black’ encounter that happened to him the very next day.

Each screening will be followed by a Q&A session with Filmmakers.

The film – which was shot in Burien (at the Tin Room!), Des Moines, Tukwila and off the shores of Maury Island during the summer of 2013 – had its world premiere at the Big Island Film Festival in May, and its North American premiere at the Seattle International Film Festival. It was awarded the competitive Washington FilmWorks Innovation Lab funding during production.

It has also been accepted to both the Port Townsend and Burbank Film Festivals, where it will screen in September.

Directed/Produced by Scott Schaefer from a script by Writer/Producer Steve Edmiston, it features Seattle-area actors Tony Doupé, Allen Fitzpatrick, John Patrick Lowrie, David S. Hogan and many others. It was Executive Produced by John White, and Produced by Scott and Laura Beth Peterson and Danny House.

Here’s a brief review from noted paranormal/UFO radio host Clyde Lewis:

“The tension in this film is so thick you can cut it with a knife. The Maury Island Incident captures a moment in time long forgotten by most UFO researchers. It also reopens those Cold War feelings that are nothing but a forgotten memory in the post 9/11 era. Bravo!”

Tickets are $10 each – and are available for online purchase by credit/debit card here – and proceeds will benefit local business non-profit organization Discover Burien.

Screenings will be held hourly, starting at 7 p.m. (then again at 8, 9, 10 & 11 p.m.), followed by a Q&A session with filmmakers.

Collectible t-shirts and posters for the film will also be on sale in the lobby.

The Tin Theater is located at 923 SW 152nd Street.

More info on the film available here:

CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS!

Here’s the most recent trailer:

“The Maury Island Incident” trailer for Aug. 1 Discover Burien fundraiser from The Maury Island Incident on Vimeo.

Start: August 1, 2014 7:00 pm
End: August 1, 2014 11:00 pm
Venue: The Tin Theater
Phone: (206) 433-2882
Address:
923 SW 152nd Street, Burien, WA, 98166, United States
Cost: 10.00

August 8, 2014

‘Gear Driver’ will be rockin’ Elmer’s Pub for FREE on Friday night, Aug. 8

‘Gear Driver’ will be rockin’ Elmer’s Pub on Friday night, Aug. 8 from 9 p.m. to close with NO cover charge.

Here are some videos showing the band in action:

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Here’s a link to their website and videos:

Elmer’s Pub is located at 15027 Ambaum Blvd SW in Burien.

Start: August 8, 2014 9:00 pm
End: August 8, 2014 11:55 pm
Venue: Elmer's Pub
Address:
15027 Ambaum Blvd SW, Burien, WA, 98166, United States