Arts Section

REMINDER: St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Annie Jr.’ will be Friday & Saturday

REMINDER: St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Annie Jr.’ will be Friday & Saturday

REMINDER: St. Francis of Assisi School – in collaboration with Hi-Liners Musical Theatre – proudly presents ‘Annie Jr.’ this weekend, opening TONIGHT, Friday, Feb. 24, with the finalé... [Read more]

POLL: What do YOU think? Two revised designs released for City of Burien logo

POLL: What do YOU think? Two revised designs released for City of Burien logo

After two proposed new logos for the City of Burien were presented by Tacoma agency JayRay – and rejected last October – two new revised ones were released this week. The City Council will likely... [Read more]

Burien Film Festival will be focus of March 7 Film Office Happy Hour

Burien Film Festival will be focus of March 7 Film Office Happy Hour

The 2017 Burien Film Festival will be the focus of the next Film Office Happy Hour, set for Tuesday, March 7 at 6 p.m. at the Tin Theater. This is an open, all-ages, FREE event, and all who enjoy film... [Read more]

PHOTO: Big puffy clouds over Ro-Ro Carrier North Star cargo ship Wednesday

PHOTO: Big puffy clouds over Ro-Ro Carrier North Star cargo ship Wednesday

Courtesy Elston Hill comes this photo of big puffy clouds Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 22) seen over the Ro-Ro Carrier North Star on its 1600 mile voyage to Tacoma from Anchorage as it passed Blake Island. FYI,... [Read more]

Proceeds from March 3 & 4 Poverty Bay Wine Festival will go to Music4Life

Proceeds from March 3 & 4 Poverty Bay Wine Festival will go to Music4Life

Wine, music and a great cause – the annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival – presented this year on Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4 at the Des Moines Beach Park Event Center – is proud to be donating... [Read more]

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Sex with Strangers’ not to be missed!

REVIEW: Burien Actors Theatre’s ‘Sex with Strangers’ not to be missed!

Photos by Michael Brunk Review by Shelli Park A play entitled ‘Sex with Strangers’ can be a bit provocative if the subject of sex makes you feel uncomfortable. Burien Actors Theatre (BAT)... [Read more]

Burien’s Jeff Ferrell will keep making films ‘until the day he drops dead’

Burien’s Jeff Ferrell will keep making films ‘until the day he drops dead’

By Kelsey Par Burien Director and Writer Jeff Ferrell premiered his new feature film ‘Dead West’ on Feb. 7. ‘Dead West’ (previously entitled ‘Lady Killer’) is a road... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Annie Jr.’ will be Feb. 24 & Feb. 25

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘Annie Jr.’ will be Feb. 24 & Feb. 25

St. Francis of Assisi School – in collaboration with Hi-Liners Musical Theatre – proudly presents ‘Annie Jr.’ on Friday, Feb. 24 and Saturday, Feb. 25! With equal measures of pluck and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Wine Tasting at Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday, Feb. 16

Wine Tasting at Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday, Feb. 16

MONTES Sauvignon Blanc Chile 2016 This wine is greenish in color and very transparent and brilliant. The highly aromatic nose offers notes of citrus, peach and orange blossom. The palate is tremendously... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirate Wrestlers place second at Subregionals

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirate Wrestlers place second at Subregionals

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Burien filmmaker Christine Kennedy gets video into Getty Research Institute

Burien filmmaker Christine Kennedy gets video into Getty Research Institute

This week the Getty Research Institute announced that it will obtain a large collection of short films and video art entitled ‘Joanie4Jackie,’ all made by women – including one by Burien... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 off ‘Sex with Strangers,’ opening at BAT this Friday

COUPON: Save $5 off ‘Sex with Strangers,’ opening at BAT this Friday

Passion, ambition and the Internet become inextricably entangled in the thoughtful comedy ‘Sex with Strangers,’ opening at Burien Actors Theatre this Friday, Feb. 10, and continuing through... [Read more]

Burien Arts Pop-Up Gallery continues in Feb. at City Hall & Burien Actors Theatre

Burien Arts Pop-Up Gallery continues in Feb. at City Hall & Burien Actors Theatre

The new Burien Arts Pop-Up Gallery program continues in February with exhibits at Burien City Hall and Burien Actors Theatre. “Now that we have some relief from the snow, it’s time to get out... [Read more]

City of Burien holding Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students

City of Burien holding Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students

The City of Burien announced this week its first-ever PSA (Public Service Announcement) Stormwater Film Contest for High School Students. This year, the contest theme is stormwater pollution—why... [Read more]

Poverty Bay Wine Festival fundraiser will be back for its 13th year on March 3 & 4!

Poverty Bay Wine Festival fundraiser will be back for its 13th year on March 3 & 4!

Get ready to raise your wine glasses for a good cause – the Poverty Bay Wine Festival will be back at the Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium for its 13th year on Friday, March 3 & Saturday, March... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy offering FREE Chronic Pain Workshop Sat. Feb. 11 + much more!

Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy offering FREE Chronic Pain Workshop Sat. Feb. 11 + much more!

The team at Lake Burien PT are committed to helping you live life to the fullest by developing your overall wellness. Their holistic approach that includes a variety of therapies, Yoga, art and more. Here’s... [Read more]

Applications now open for Recology CleanScapes’ Artist in Residence Program

Applications now open for Recology CleanScapes’ Artist in Residence Program

Recology CleanScapes’ Artist in Residence (AIR) Program provides local artists the opportunity to create art using materials gathered from the company’s recycling facility in South Seattle. Applications... [Read more]

REMINDER: Learn about movie music at Film Office Happy Hour Tues., Feb. 7

REMINDER: Learn about movie music at Film Office Happy Hour Tues., Feb. 7

Local Film & Music Producer David Templeton will present at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held this coming Tuesday, Feb. 7, at 6 p.m.at the Tin Theater. Doors open for networking... [Read more]

Bedroom meets internet in comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ at Burien Actors Theatre

Bedroom meets internet in comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ at Burien Actors Theatre

Passion, ambition and the Internet become inextricably entangled in the thoughtful comedy ‘Sex with Strangers’ at Burien Actors Theatre. Performances of this Washington State premiere, written... [Read more]

4Culture offering grant money for creative projects; deadlines are March 1 & 8

4Culture offering grant money for creative projects; deadlines are March 1 & 8

The Three Yells present Giselle Deconstruct. Photo by Tim Summers. 4Culture – King County’s cultural funding agency – is currently offering grants to support projects for individuals and groups... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High School Pirate Wrestling in January

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High School Pirate Wrestling in January

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy offering Restorative Yoga & Art Classes

Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy offering Restorative Yoga & Art Classes

From Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy: Did you know that Restorative Yoga is gentle, promotes wellness and decreases pain?! Our Yoga Room is ready for class and this is one of the most Zen yoga... [Read more]

Normandy Park Cove’s ‘Sweetheart Dance’ will be Saturday, Feb. 11

Normandy Park Cove’s ‘Sweetheart Dance’ will be Saturday, Feb. 11

On Saturday, Feb. 11 at 7:30 p.m., the Normandy Park Community Club (the Cove) will host their annual ‘Sweetheart Dance.’ Live dance music will be provided by the 20-piece Portage Bay Big... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: December a good month for Highline Pirate Wrestling

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: December a good month for Highline Pirate Wrestling

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]