Arts Section

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s <i>Visiting Cezanne</I> is a delightful production

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s Visiting Cezanne is a delightful production

From left to right, artist Paul Cezanne (Ken Holmes) negotiates with his gardener, Germain Vallier (Phillip Keiman) in Burien Actors Theatre’s comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne, running through March 10.... [Read more]

All Ages Open Mic is TONIGHT at Salmon Creek Cafe

All Ages Open Mic is TONIGHT at Salmon Creek Cafe

An All Ages Open Mic will be held TONIGHT – Thursday, Feb. 21 – at the Salmon Creek Cafe, from 6 – 8 p.m. This FREE, open event is held ever Third Thursday, and is sponsored by the Burien Arts Association. Anything... [Read more]

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Mulan Jr.’ will be this Friday & Saturday

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Mulan Jr.’ will be this Friday & Saturday

St. Francis of Assisi School will be presenting Disney’s ‘Mulan Jr.’ this Friday, Feb. 22 and Saturday, Feb. 23 at the Highline Performing Arts Center. Join us as we tell a “wandering hero”... [Read more]

Discover Burien Mardi Gras Celebration & Pub Crawl will be Saturday, March 2

Discover Burien Mardi Gras Celebration & Pub Crawl will be Saturday, March 2

Discover Burien’s 2nd annual Mardi Gras Celebration and Pub Crawl will be held on Saturday, March 2 from 6 – 11 p.m. This event will be full of fun including a roaming jazz band, food and drink... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Tues., Feb. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Tues., Feb. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert has been rescheduled to Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. It will feature guest conductor Huw Edwards,... [Read more]

‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – Burien’s Travis Thompson signs with Epic Records

‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – Burien’s Travis Thompson signs with Epic Records

Burien’s Travis Thompson – aka ‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – announced on Tuesday, Feb. 12 that he has signed with Epic Records. The ‘AMBAUM’ rap star first came to our... [Read more]

PHOTOS: More snow scenes from Burien

PHOTOS: More snow scenes from Burien

Courtesy Elston Hill comes some more snow scene photos taken in Burien (click images to view larger versions/slideshow): Read More →

Comedy-drama <em>Visiting Cezanne</em> opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday, Feb. 15

Comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne opens at Burien Actors Theatre Friday, Feb. 15

Burien Actors Theatre’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Visiting Cezanne is a funny and inspiring look at artists–and how we find our way, and ourselves, when all seems lost, and it... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre offering scholarships to Burien High School students

Burien Actors Theatre offering scholarships to Burien High School students

Burien Actors Theatre (BAT) is offering three scholarships to Burien High School students interested in pursuing an education in the arts. This year – with the assistance of King County Councilmember... [Read more]

Music photography at Burien Community Center in Feb.; reception Feb. 5

Music photography at Burien Community Center in Feb.; reception Feb. 5

The Burien Arts Association will feature the photographs of Kari Taylor in its February 2019 exhibit at the Burien Community Center, and will also hold an opening reception on Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 6-7:30... [Read more]

PHOTOS: The sunrise was great, but tonight’s sunset was better…

PHOTOS: The sunrise was great, but tonight’s sunset was better…

This morning we were able to view an awesome sunrise, and just when we thought we had filled our neurons with nature’s beauty comes a bookend sunset that was even more amazing. Elston Hill shared... [Read more]

PHOTO: Wednesday morning’s amazing sunrise as seen from Burien

PHOTO: Wednesday morning’s amazing sunrise as seen from Burien

Courtesy Marc Milrod comes this awesome photo showing the sunrise with Mt. Rainier as seen from Burien on Wednesday morning, Jan. 30, 2019 (click image to view larger version): Read More →

CLIFF’S EDGE: ‘He’s ba-a-a-a-a-ck…’

CLIFF’S EDGE: ‘He’s ba-a-a-a-a-ck…’

“He’s ba-a-a-a-a-ck.” “He” being “me,” as I attempt to relaunch “Cliff’s Edge,” the weekly column I was contributing to this blog until about... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: ‘My ultimate goal is to be on Broadway one day…’

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: ‘My ultimate goal is to be on Broadway one day…’

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016, she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien.Hey B-Town Readers, If you know me... [Read more]

Family Valentine’s Ball will be at Burien Community Center Saturday, Feb. 9

Family Valentine’s Ball will be at Burien Community Center Saturday, Feb. 9

The Family Valentine’s Ball will be held at the Burien Community Center on Saturday, Feb. 9. “Dance the night away with your favorite little person. Admission includes refreshments, dancing... [Read more]