Arts Section

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates Basketball beat Evergreen Wolverines

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates Basketball beat Evergreen Wolverines

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Art from Erin Algiers Segarra at Burien Community Center through March

Art from Erin Algiers Segarra at Burien Community Center through March

The Burien Community Center is pleased to present the works of local artist Erin Algiers Segarra through the end of March. Erin shifted her creative focus from writing to the visual arts while working... [Read more]

Three Tree Montessori holding screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ film Thursday

Three Tree Montessori holding screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ film Thursday

Three Tree Montessori School will be holding a FREE film screening of “Most Likely to Succeed,” a 2015 Sundance Film Festival selected documentary, on Thursday, Feb. 4, from 6:30 – 9 p.m.... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Valentine’s Concert’ will be Fri., Feb. 12

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Valentine’s Concert’ will be Fri., Feb. 12

Northwest Symphony Orchestra kicked off their Season this past October with a very successful family concert, and this season – their 29th – they will be featuring local women composers for a special... [Read more]

CALL FOR FILMMAKERS: Burien Film Festival now accepting ~5-minute movies

CALL FOR FILMMAKERS: Burien Film Festival now accepting ~5-minute movies

Burien Film Festival (BFF) 2016’s five­-minute short film contest will screen on April 1, in conjunction with the Burien UFO Festival! This year BFF will highlight Burien’s 17 neighborhoods. Movie... [Read more]

Mixed media, encaustic paintings featured in February at Burien Arts Gallery

Mixed media, encaustic paintings featured in February at Burien Arts Gallery

Laura Van Horne’s mixed media paintings and Corrie LaVelle’s encaustic paintings are featured in February at the Burien Arts Gallery. Meet Laura and Corrie during the Opening Reception on Friday,... [Read more]

Ignite your bustle with comedic Victorian love story at Burien Actors Theatre

Ignite your bustle with comedic Victorian love story at Burien Actors Theatre

A finalist for the Pulitzer Prizc, In the Next Room or the vibrator play is a touching and comical love story about a young doctor and his wife in the Victorian age, and it will run at Burien Actors... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be this Friday!

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will again hold Lunch and Dinner events this Friday, Jan. 29, at the Burien Community Center, raising money to benefit both the Highline and White... [Read more]

REMINDER: Film Office Happy Hour is Tuesday night at Tin Theater

REMINDER: Film Office Happy Hour is Tuesday night at Tin Theater

REMINDER: The City of Burien’s new Film Office will be premiering its new monthly Happy Hour next Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 5:30–7 p.m. at the Tin Theater, located at 923 SW 152nd Street. This new... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirate Wrestlers busy with lots of meets

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirate Wrestlers busy with lots of meets

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirates Basketball teams hoop it up

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirates Basketball teams hoop it up

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Normandy Park Art Gallery Champagne Reception features 5 local Artists Jan. 28

Normandy Park Art Gallery Champagne Reception features 5 local Artists Jan. 28

Five Artists from Burien’s Artists United will feature their work at the upcoming monthly Normandy Park Art Gallery Champagne Reception on Thursday, Jan. 28 – Jacque Carroll, Harry Langdon, Helena... [Read more]

Highline High School’s ’15 Reasons Not To Be In A Play’ will be Jan. 22-23

Highline High School’s ’15 Reasons Not To Be In A Play’ will be Jan. 22-23

Highline High School will be presenting “15 Reasons Not To Be In A Play” on Friday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m., and Saturday, Jan. 23 at Noon and 7 p.m. Performances of this one-act comedy will be... [Read more]

REMINDER: Hi-Liners’ ‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’ ends this weekend

REMINDER: Hi-Liners’ ‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’ ends this weekend

Hi-Liners actors Erin Glaman and Nate Evenson in “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”–running this weekend at Renton Civic Theater. Photo by Jean Johnson Productions. REMINDER: The... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools partners with King County Library System for ‘Big Read’

Highline Public Schools partners with King County Library System for ‘Big Read’

Highline Public Schools has teamed up the King County Library System (KCLS) to participate in the ‘Big Read,’ a program of the National Endowment for the Arts. KCLS distributed 800 free copies... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Paddleboarders paddle past – and back to – the shores of Burien

PHOTOS: Paddleboarders paddle past – and back to – the shores of Burien

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes these scenic photos of paddleboarders paddling their way past – and back to – the shores of Burien on a clear and crisp Sunday (Jan. 10) (click images to see... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Scenes from the ‘Battle of Burien’ breakdancing contest

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Scenes from the ‘Battle of Burien’ breakdancing contest

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

PHOTOS: South Sound Series Duwamish Head Race sails past Burien

PHOTOS: South Sound Series Duwamish Head Race sails past Burien

The Three Tree Point Yacht Club held its South Sound Series Duwamish Head Race on Saturday, Jan. 9, and residents Elston Hill and Gregory Rehmke took some great photos. This was Race 2 of the Southern... [Read more]

Highline High Drama Department’s 1st performance of 2016 will be Jan 22-23

Highline High Drama Department’s 1st performance of 2016 will be Jan 22-23

The Highline High School Drama Department’s first performance of 2016 will be held Friday, Jan. 22, and Saturday, Jan. 23 at the Highline Performing Arts Center: Friday, Jan. 22: 7 p.m. Saturday,... [Read more]

Artists tell their stories through clay at Burien Arts Gallery’s January exhibit

Artists tell their stories through clay at Burien Arts Gallery’s January exhibit

An Opening Reception for Artists from the Washington Clay Arts Association will be this Friday, Jan. 8, from 5 – 8 p.m. at the Burien Arts Gallery, located at 826 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. Artists... [Read more]

It’ll be a FREE ‘Clay Day’ all day this Saturday at the Burien Library

It’ll be a FREE ‘Clay Day’ all day this Saturday at the Burien Library

Washington Clay Arts Association is presenting a FREE ‘Day of Clay’ this Saturday, Jan. 9 at the Burien Library – all day! “Join us at the Burien Library for this year’s WCA Winter... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ opens Friday in Renton

Hi-Liners’ ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ opens Friday in Renton

The Hi-Liners’ Winter Show “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” opens this Friday, Jan. 8 at the Renton Civic Theater. Performances will be held on: Friday, January 8, 7–8pm Saturday,... [Read more]

PHOTO: Container ship ‘Ever Smart’ passes Burien as it heads to Taiwan

PHOTO: Container ship ‘Ever Smart’ passes Burien as it heads to Taiwan

Not only does resident Elston Hill have a nice view, but he’s also got a great eye – he sent us this great photo of the Evergreen container ship ‘Ever Smart’ taken Sunday morning (Jan.... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Wrestlers take on Fife, Tyee, Evergreen & more

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Wrestlers take on Fife, Tyee, Evergreen & more

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Dozens dive into 2016 at Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Dozens dive into 2016 at Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

Dozens of brave, crazy citizens dove into the New Year at the Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge on Friday, Jan. 1, under bright and clear sunny skies, with the air temp around 35 and the water actually... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Washington State Ferry MV Wenatchee stops off Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Washington State Ferry MV Wenatchee stops off Three Tree Point

Resident Elston Hill took these photos of Washington State Ferry MV Wenatchee Thursday morning (Dec. 31), as it traveled north past Three Tree Point before coming to a stop. Then it resumed its path north... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Olympic Mountains before Sunrise Wednesday morning

PHOTOS: Olympic Mountains before Sunrise Wednesday morning

Resident Elston Hill was up bright and early Wednesday morning (Dec. 30), capturing these spectacular photos of the Olympic Mountains reflecting the Sunrise (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):  Read More →